The written entrance examination for admission to the Rashtriya Indian Military College (RIMC), Dehradun, for the January 2017 session will be conducted here on June 1 and 2, said a spokesman for the directorate of defence services welfare, Punjab.
He added that only boys were eligible to apply for admission to the RIMC. The age of candidates appearing in the exam should be at least 11-and-a-half years and less than 13 years as on January 1, 2017. They should be studying in Class 7 or have passed Class 7 from any recognised school at the time of admission to the RIMC by January 1, 2017.
Selected candidates will be given admission in Class 8. The written examination will consist of three papers, namely English, mathematics and general knowledge. The minimum pass marks in each paper will be 50%. The viva-voce will be held for candidates who qualify the written exam. The date for the viva-voce has been fixed as October 4, 2016.