RIMC Admission


The Andhra Pradesh Public Service Commission is conducting Entrance Test for admission into class VIII in the RIMC, Dehradun for July 2019. Admission Notice for Rashtriya Indian Military College (RIMC) January 2020 [only for boys] has been released. The Rashtriya Indian Military College (RIMC) is an Inter-Service Institution and a Category ‘A’ establishment of the Ministry of Defence.  Result for entrance test will be released after the successful completion of the entrance exam. Candidates who are interested in taking admission must appear in the Entrance Test. An admission test for the same will be held as per schedule at selected centres.

Schedule for the RIMC Admission Test (July) 2019 is given below.

Entrance Test (English & Maths)01 Dec 2018
Entrance Test (General Knowledge)02 Dec 2018
Admit Card for InterviewDispatched through speed post!!
Interview Date04 Apr 2019

Schedule for the RIMC Admission Test (January) 2020 [only for boys] is given below.

Last date of Application Form submission31 Mar 2019
Entrance Test01 & 02 Jun 2019


Scholarships are granted by various state Govts to meritorious students. The amount of scholarships varies from state to state and is in between Rs. 10,000/- to Rs. 20,000/- per annum. Continuation of Scholarship once granted by the state is subject to merit, income and discipline of the cadet and his performance during the year.

Viva Voce – The interview date will be released when exam gets over and interview will be held for only those candidates who qualify in the written exam, Minimum pass marks in Interview is 50% and the date, venue for an interview will be intimated to them by respective State. Intelligence and personality of the candidates will be tested in the Interview.

Medical Examination – The candidates finally selected after the viva-voce will undergo a medical examination at selected Military Hospitals and only those candidates found medically fit will be considered for selection and admission to the RIMC. The medical examination of the candidates forms only a part of the system of selection and does not imply the final selection.

Eligibility Criteria

For July Session

Qualification: Candidates should either be studying in Class VII or passed Class VII from any recognized school at the time of admission to the RIMC,

Age Limit: Candidates (boys only) appearing for the above test should not be less than 11½ years in age but should not have attained the age of 13 years.

For January Session

Qualification: Either studying in class VII or have passed class VII from any recognized school at the time of admission to the RIMC i.e. on 01 January 2020.

Age Limit: Applicant should not be less than 111/2years but should not have attained the age of 13 years as on 01 January 2020 i.e. they should not be born earlier than 02 January 2007 and not later than 01 July 2008).

Fee Structure

The fee at RIMC July 2019 Session is heavily subsidized by the Central Govt. The fee is presently Rs. 42,400/- per year. It may increase from time to time. At the time of entry a Security Deposit of Rs. 20,000/- is to be made. This is refunded when the boys pass out.

How to apply

The prospectus-cum-application form and booklet of old question papers can be obtained from The Rashtriya Indian Military College, Garhi Cantt, Dehradun, Uttarakhand, Pin- 248003 through speed post by forwarding self-addressed slip and an account payee bank demand draft of Rs. 600/- for General Candidates Rs. 555/- for SC/ST candidates along with cast certificate. The demand draft will be made in favour of “The Commandant RIMC Dehradun”, Drawee branch, State Bank of India, Tel Bhavan, Dehradun (Band Code-01576), Uttarakhand.


The examination comprises of:-

Written Examination – The written part of the examination will consist of three papers, namely,

Date of ExamSubjectTiming
01 Dec 2018English10:00 – 12:00 Hrs
Mathematics14:00 – 15:30 Hrs
02 Dec 2018General Knowledge10:00 – 11:00 Hrs

Minimum pass marks in each paper is 50%

Exam Centres

Examination centres are generally located in the state capitals or in cities/towns as per advertised.


Rashtriya Indian Military College will release the result for the Entrance exam for admission in Jul 2019 after successful of entrance exam. Candidates can check the result from the official website

Important Links

For more details please visit the official website: http://www.rimc.gov.in/w

Contact Details

Rashtriya Indian Military College
Garhi Cantt,
Dehradun – 248003
Ph : 0135 – 2752083
Fax : 0135 – 2754260
Email : rimcollege@yahoo.com

For more details about the Entrance Test for admission into class VIII in the RIMC –