The National Cadet Corps (India) was formed under NCC Act of 1948 and is open to school and college students on voluntary basis. The Cadets are given basic military training in small arms and parades. The motto of NCC is “Unity and Discipline”.
Eternal University is affiliated with under the control of 1 HP Girls Bn Solan (HP).
AIM OF NCC
Focus is on instilling discipline in the souls of the cadets, besides fostering healthy competition for the ranks, while keeping the greater interest of the nation in mind to create prospective officers for the Armed Forces. The National Cadet Corps is the only organization of its kind, which imparts Leadership, Discipline, Integration, Adventure, Military, Physical and Community Development training to over 13 lakhs youth of the country.
BENEFITS OF NCC
Various Incentives are provided by the central Government to Cadets with NCC ‘B’ & ‘C’ certificate holders for recruitment in the ranks in the Defence Forces. NCC Special Entry Scheme for SD Wings graduates in OTA in group 19-25 years with 50% marks, through DDG of states for direct interview (SSB) every year. The Cadets are exempted from CDS examination conducted by UPSC.
NCC @ Eternal University
The Combined Annual Training Camp for the NCC cadets was conducted from 16 to 23 November, 2017 by 1 HP Girls Bn Solan at Baru Sahib, Himachal Pradesh. About 420 cadets from different regions of Himachal Pradesh participated in the different training sessions and competitions.