Rashtriya Indian Military College (RIMC) announces Entrance Exam for Admission to Class VIII for January 2025 Term, Apply now


RIMC Entrance Exam 2025 – Applications are invited from Boys and Girls for admission to Class VIII in the Rashtriya Indian Military College (RIMC), Dehradun (Uttrakhand) for January 2025 Term through an Entrance Exam  which will be conducted at specified centers of respective states on 01st June 2024. 


RIMC Entrance Exam 2025


Important Dates 

  • Press Note by State Government to be published before: 28th February 2024
  • Last Date of acceptances by state Governments: 15th April 2024
  • Conduct of Entrance Exam: 01st June 2024 (Saturday)
  • Conduct of viva-voce of only those candidates who qualify the written exam: Dates will be intimated later.


Eligibility Criteria

Entry Age

  • 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 as on 01st January 2025, i.e. they should have been born not earlier than 02nd January 2012 and not later than 01st July 2013
  • The applicants should be informed that no application for change in the date of birth, from that originally given by them would be entertained later by the college authorities

Educational Qualifications

  • Candidates should either be studying in Class VII or passed Class VII from any recognized school at the time of admission to the RIMC, i.e., on 01st January 2025


Application Process

  • The prospectus-cum-application form and booklet of old question papers can be obtained Only Directly from “The Rashtriya Indian Military College, Garhi Cantt, Dehradun, Uttarakhand- 248003” by following method.
  • Online Payment: By making online payment of Rs.600/- for General Candidates and Rs.555/- for SC/ST candidates on RIMC website http://www.rimc.gov.in/ (on receipt of the payment, the prospectus-cum-application form and booklet of old question papers will be dispatched by Speed Post only).
  • By Demand Draft: The prospectus-cum-application form and booklet of old question papers can be obtained by sending a written request with a demand draft of Rs.600/- for General Candidates and Rs.555/- for SC/ST candidates along with caste certificate in favour of “The Commandant RIMC Dehradun”, Drawee Branch, State Bank of India, Tel Bhavan, Dehradun, (Bank Code – 01576), Uttarakhand. The address should be typed / written clearly in Capital Letters with Pin Code and contact number.


Application Fee

  • For General Candidates – Rs.600/-
  • For SC/ST Candidates – Rs.555/-

Mode of Payment

  • Online Payment – Upon receipt of payment, the same will be dispatched by Speed post only.
  • Demand Draft – State Bank of India, Tel Bhavan, Dehradun (Band Code-01576), Uttarakhand


Selection Procedure

  • RIMC shall prepare the Final Select List based on the Merit of the Students based on their respective Performance and Total Marks both in the NIMC / RIMC Entrance Test and Personal Interview / Viva-voce for admission at the Rashtriya Indian Military College.


Entrance Exam Pattern

    • The candidates will be examined in the following subjects:
  • Mathematics Written Paper
      • Maximum marks : 200 marks
      • Time :  09:30-11:30 hours
      • Remarks – Candidates may answer in Hindi or English
    • General Knowledge Written Paper
      • Maximum marks : 75 marks
      • Time : 12:00-13:00 hrs
      • Remarks – Candidates may answer in Hindi or English
    • English Written Paper
      • Maximum marks : 125 marks
      • Time : 14:30-16:30 hrs
  • Viva Voce
  • Only for candidates who qualify in the written Exam


Medical Exam

  • All the candidates qualified after the interview will undergo a medical examination at selected Military Hospitals and only the candidates found medically fit will be considered for selection and admission to the RIMC.


Examination Center

  • Exam centers are generally located in the state capitals or in cities/ towns as advertised.



  • The Results will be uploaded on the RIMC website www.rimc.gov.in. Candidates are responsible to regularly check the website for the latest status update. It is mandatory for all the selected candidates to join RIMC within 10 days, on receipt of the joining instructions. Joining instruction ill be sent to email ID as mentioned in Application Form by the candidates.


For more details and to apply online, please visit the official website


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