G.N.Mills Post, Coimbatore - 641029, Tamil Nadu, INDIA
Re-accredited by NAAC with 'A' Grade 3.64 CGPA (3rd Cycle)
College of Excellence (UGC)
Co-Educational Institution Approved by UGC, New Delhi
The National Cadet Corps is an Indian military cadet corps with its Headquarters at New Delhi, Delhi, India. It is open to school and college students on voluntary basis. National Cadet Corps is a Tri-Services Organization, comprising the Army, Navy and Air Force, engaged in grooming the youth of the country into disciplined and patriotic citizens. The National Cadet Corps in India is a voluntary organization which recruits cadets from high schools, colleges and universities all over India. The Cadets are given basic military training in small arms and parades.
Motto: Unity and Discipline.
Aims of NCC:
To develop character, courage, comradeship, leadership, secular outlook, spirit of adventure and sportsmanship and the ideals of selfless service among the youth to make them useful citizens.
To create a human resource of organized, trained and motivated youth, to provide leadership in all walks of life including the armed forces and make it available for the service of nation.
To create suitable environment to motivate the youth to take up a career in the armed forces and make it available for the service of the nation.
I do hereby solemnly promise that I will serve my motherland most truly and loyally and that I will abide by the rules and the regulations of the national cadet corps. Further, under the command and control of my commanding officers will participate in every camp most sincerely and most wholeheartedly.
DG's Four Cardinals of Discipline:
Obey with a smile.
Work hard and without fuss.
Make no excuses and tell no lies.
NCC Boys Wing:
National Cadet Corps with its Army STARTED IN THE YEAR 1982 and Air wingBoys in association with PSG College of Arts & Sciencehas always been the pride of the College and Col. P.V. Manoj, Commanding Officer, 4 (TN) BN NCC, Coimbatore, accorded permission to raise the strength from 90 to 104 cadetsin the college from 2019-2020 Training year under the leadership of the Associate NCC officer Lt. Dr. A. Manimaran, Asst Professor in Chemistry of our College. NCC Cadets regularly represent the college at Republic Day camp , All India ThalSainik camp and All India VayuSainik Camp at Bangalore. Cadets also participate in National Integration camps at Rajesthan, New Delhi, Maharastra, Bihar and MP and also actively participate in Trekking expeditions.
NCC Girls Wing: Commanding Officer, 5(TN) Girls Bn NCC, Coimbatore, accorded permission to raise one unit of NCC Girls Wing with strength of 104 cadets in the college from 25.06.04. Consequently, the unit was inaugurated by Col.P.P. Oka, Group Commander, NCC Group Head Quarters, Coimbatore on 08.07.04 under the leadership of the N.C.C. officer Dr.Capt. P. K. Kavitha Shri of the College. Our College has a Girls Wing NCC unit which is functioning under the guidance of NCC Officer Dr.Capt. P. K. Kavitha Shri. Only first year UG students can enroll as NCC cadets.
Drill, shooting, Physical fitness, map reading, First aid, Gliding/Flying, boat pulling, sailing and camp training covering basic of military training in Army, Navy and Air Force.
This training is mostly carried out in schools and colleges by the cadets. In addition, depending upon the type of service, basic knowledge of that service is imparted to the cadets e.g gliding , powered flying for Air Wing cadets and boat pulling, sailing for Naval Wing cadets form part of institutional training. These activities comprise approximately 50% of the entire syllabus.
This is the most imp aspect of NCC Trg and hence great emphasis on institutional trg to be given. State DDG's to issue comprehensive instrs on organising the Institutional Trg at Gp / Unit level.
Following actions will be taken to improve the standard of trg.
Optimum utilization of PI Staff for Trg.
Greater involvement of Offrs, WTLO's and ANO's.
Deficiencies in trg aids will be made up expeditiously.
Cadets must be made to understand the aim and purpose of teaching drill, so that they are suitably motivated and do not take it as "fatigue". Emphasis will be laid on correct bearing, marching, saluting and arms drill. Inter-squad competitions may be organized to create interest.
Cadets generally take keen interest in wpntrg and firing. Units must liaise with nearby Service and Para-Military Units to ensure that all cdts get an opportunity to fire their authorized amn. Use of firing simulators may be made to optimize trg efforts where possible.
Adventure activities have been incorporated in NCC training with the aim of inculcating and strengthening leadership traits amongst the cadets. These activities in NCC can be broadly divided into the following.
1. Land based - Mountaineering,RockClimbing,Trekking.
2.Water based - Sailing Expedition,White Water Rafting,ScubaDiving, River Crossing.
3.Air based - Parasailing.
Youth Exchange programme:
This is a very important activity. It is done to increase international understanding and bolster awareness. These exchanges are done with NCC community of 10 countries namely Australia, Bangladesh, Bhutan, Canada, Maldives, Nepal, Singapore, UK, Russia and Vietnam at international level.
All OC Units are keeping a check of Institutional trg regularly to ensure proper attendance. Attendance registers are marked before the commencement of the parade and NOT repeat NOT after the parade.
All DDG's are putting an effective monitoring mechanism which is in place to check attendance and conduct of this trg.
NCC Social Service Activities:
NCC has adopted community development activities with the aim of imbibing amongst cadets selfless service to the community, dignity of labour importance of self help, need to protect the environment and to assist weaker sections of the society in their upliftment. This was envisaged through programmes involving:
Anti Female Infanticide Pledge
Anti Leprosy Drive
AIDS Awareness Rally
Visit to Old Age Homes
Disaster Management & Relief
Village upliftment and various other social schemes.
The eligibility conditions and the general procedure for the conduct of the Certificate Examination for Cadets of Senior and Junior Division/Wings NCC(All wings) have been issued by this HQ from time to time. The aim of this Directive is to consolidate all such instruction and revise these, where necessary.
Type of Examination:
The type of Certificate Examination and the unit in which these are held are given below
Type of Certificate NCC Unit
NCC Certificate 'B'& 'C' Senior Division/Wing NCC
Eligibilities for Certificate Examination:
For "B" Certificate Examination(Senior Division)
1. The Cadet must be in second year of SD/SW NCC Training
2. Must have attended one Annual Training Camp/NIC/Attachment training with regular Army, Navy, Air Force Units.
3. Cadets possessing 'A' Certificate will be awarded 10 bonus marks.
4. The cadet must have attended a minimum of 75% of total training period laid down in the syllabus for the first and second years for Senior Division Wing NCC (All Wings). Break in the NCC service of the cadet SD/SE prior to appearing in the exam should not exceed more than 18 months at one time, after his discharge to count his service for Certificate 'B' Examination. In case the break exceed 18 months the following procedure will be adopted.
"If he had been on the unit rolls for a minimum of two years before his discharge and had attended 75% of the total periods during his NCC service he will need another 45 periods of training to become eligible for certificate 'B' Examination. In all other cases where above conditions are not fulfilled, the cadet must attend a minimum 75% periods of the first and second years of training."
5. An Air Wing Cadet must do a minimum of 10 Glide launches.
For "C" Certificate Examination(Senior Division):
1. Cadet must have passsed 'B' certificate.
2. The Cadet must be in second/third year of SD/SW NCC Training
3. The Cadet must have attended a minimum of 75% of the periods of 3rd year syllabus during the academic session.
4. Break in the NCC Service of the SD/SW Cadet prior to appearing in the exam should not exceed more than 18 months at one time, after his discharge to count his previous service for Certificate 'C' examination. In case the break exceeds 18 months, the following procedure will be adopted
"If he had been on the Unit rolls for a minimum of two years before his discharge and had attended 75% of the total period during his NCC service, he will need another 45 periods of training to become eligible for Certificate 'C' examination. In all other cases where above conditions are not fulfilled, the Cadet must attend a minimum of 75% periods of the first and second year of training."
5. Must have attended two Camp.
Permission to Appear in Certificate Examination after Discharge:
Cadets who ceased to be on rolls of NCC may be permitted to appear for certificate 'A' Examination for Junior Division/Wing and 'B' &"C" for Senior Division/Wing NCC at their own expenses within a period of 12 months of their discharge from the NCC, provided they were otherwise eligible at the time of their discharge.
The ex-cadet so eligible can appear for the examination at any place in India by applying for the same, alongside with discharge certificate, to Local Unit Commander. The Group Commander is empowered to accept such requests from the ex-cadets.
Choice Based Credit System (CBCS):
A NCC cadet (Girl's Wing) should have a minimum attendance of 40 hours per semester, totally, 160 hours for four semesters. Only then is she eligible for one credit point to be added towards her degree.
4(TN) Boys NCC:
Lt. Dr. A. Manimaran,Associate NCC Officer, Mobile: 9442450344
5 (TN) Girls NCC:
Capt.Dr. P. K. Kavithashri, Associate NCC Officer, Mobile : 9597789099
Vacancies Reserved For NCC Cadets in Armed Forces:
a. Indian Army
Indian Military Academy, Dehradun-64
Officers Training Academy, Chennai-100
(For Short Service Commission)
b. Indian Naval Academy-6 per course
c. Indian Air force academy -10% in all courses
DIRECT ENTERY in the ARMED FORCE (No entrance exam, Direct SSB for Cadets holding ‘C’ certificate)
Incentives given to cadets during recruitment in other organizations:
For OR/Sailors/Airmen- Bonus marks/ weightage/ preference given in the recruitment.
Para-Military Forces : BSF/CISF/ITBP/Coastal Guard- Bonus marks/weightage/ preference given in the recruitment.
Ministry of Telecommunications Department of Telecommunications- Bonus marks/weightage/ preference given in the recruitment.
CRPF- NCC 'B'/'C' Certificate holders are considered eligible for recruitment to gazetted posts.
NCC 'C' certificate- NCC 'C' certificate holders are given preference in the recruitment of Civilian Gliding Instructors/ Girl Cadet Instructors/ NCC Whole Time Lady Officers and Aero/Ship Modeling Instructors
State Governments- Preference given to the NCC Cadets in State Government Services including Police.
Industries- Sahara India and many other top industries pick up NCC cadets possessing 'C' certificate for various jobs in their companies.
Government of Tamil Nadu- Tamil Nadu Public Service Commission while selecting candidates to the post in civil services which are under its purview takes into consideration, the NCC ‘C’ Certificates possessed by the candidates.
Government of Pondicherry- NCC 'A'/'B'/'C' certificate holders are given preference in selection to various posts in all Departments, especially in Police force.