Army Cadet College (ACC) trains soldiers serving in the Army, Navy and Air Force to become officers. It is one of the wings of IMA as is known as SIACHEN BATTALLION. The ACC was shifted from Pune to Dehradun in the year 1977. The training at ACC is a four years programme where in the cadets are also awarded a Graduation Degree from JNU. During first three years of training and the final year training is done at IMA.
Army Cadet College (ACC) is an institution which trains Officers, for the Indian Army. The Army Cadet College Wing trains soldiers from the regular army for commission as Officers in the Indian Army. The ACC feeds into the Indian Military Academy Dehradun. The nature of training at ACC and NDA is nearly identical; both run a three-year degree course in science and humanities.
ACC entry is a boon for young and aspiring armed forces personnel who want to become commissioned officers. Officers who have passed out through ACC will be placed in almost all branches of Indian Army. Thus, a rigorous four year training is provided for cadets of Army Cadet College.
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Qualification Required for Service Entries (Persons Serving in Defence Forces)
|Eligibility Criteria |
|ACC||20-27||02 Jul to 01 Jul for Jul course and 02 Jan to 01 Jan for Jan course||10+2 or equivalent, Min 2 yrs of service, not more than one red ink entry||Unmarried / Married|
|PC (SL)||27-42||01 Jan to 01 Jan||10+2 or equivalent, Min 10 yrs of service, not more than one red ink entry||Unmarried / Married|
|SCO||28-35||01 Jan to 01 Jan for Jul course and 01 Jul to 01 Jul for Jan course||10+2 or equivalent, Min 05 yrs of service, No red ink entry||Unmarried / Married|
|APS||27-42||01 Jul to 01 Jul||Matric and 10 yrs of service||Unmarried / Married|
|AMC (NT)||28-42||01 Jul to 01 Jan||Matric and 10 yrs of service||Unmarried / Married|
ACC Exam Syllabus: The selection for admission to Army Cadet College is based on a written test and subsequent selection via service selection board. The nature of training at Army Cadet College is same as that of the NDA and ACC candidates complete there 3 years degree course while training.
Army Cadet College Exam Syllabus and paper is divided into four parts:
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General Mental Ability test (GMAT) paper will be aimed at testing the candidate’s intellectual ability. This paper has two types of questions – Argument and data Sufficiency. There will be 150 objective type questions of two marks each. The paper will consists of three sections:
Reasoning Ability (Verbal): 75 questions: 150 Marks
Non – verbal Reasoning: 15 questions: 30 Marks
Numerical Ability: 60 questions: 120 Marks
Questions in this component will be aimed at testing the candidate’s General Awareness of the environment around him and its application to society. The syllabus designed to include test of mental ability, current general situational and military awareness. This will consists of 150 objective type questions of two marks each.
Questions in this component will be designed to test the candidate’s understanding and knowledge of English language in particular the communicative skill. There will be two papers for Interactive Communicative English. Part I will consists of 120 objective type questions of one mark each for a duration of one hour. Part II will consist of descriptive type questions for 180 marks for a duration of two hours.
There will be only one paper covering Mathematics, General Science and Humanities. There will be a total of 150 objective type questions of 3 marks each Topics to be included in each paper and the distribution of marks will be as under:
Section A: Mathematics: 50 Questions: 100 Marks
Section B: General Science: 50 Questions: 100 Marks
Section C: Humanities: 50 Questions: 100 Marks
Mental ability test is the easiest of all the topics which can be learned through some practice, Learning English is a long process.
After going through the ACC exam syllabus you must have realize how vast the syllabus is, it is hard and hence device your plan accordingly.
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