The Army Cadet College (ACC) is known for making officers in the Indian army, this is completely different from all other ways of becoming Officer in the Army. You can apply for this from the Indian Navy, Indian Air force or Indian army. In this article, we will discuss the ACC Entry Eligibility Criteria and Selection Process and how to join ACC, Eligibility Criteria of ACC, Army Cadet College Syllabus, Exam pattern of ACC, the Age limit for ACC, etc.
ACC Entry Eligibility Criteria
- Candidates must have 2 years of service in any of the forces like the Indian Navy, Indian Air force or Indian army.
- Candidate must have passed 10+2 in any discipline from the State Board or central board.
- Married and unmarried both can apply for the ACC.
Age limit for the ACC
- Age of the candidate should be between 20-27 yrs old.
- There is no relaxation given to any caste regarding Age.
- Written exam.
- SSB Interview.
- Clearing SSB is mandatory in order to become an Officer in any of the Service of Defence.
- General mental ability test
- Current & general ability test
- Interactive communicative English
- Academic content test
- Each paper would be for 300 marks.
For the preparation of this, you can buy a book from the market, this syllabus is a bit broad, it may save you and can make your preparation a bit better and faster. You can check the books of Cadets Point Defence Academy www.cpda.co.in they prepare the books according to the syllabus of the exam, you can prepare for your exam through only one book, you don’t have to buy any other books after this, these books also consists, previous year question paper, sample papers also. you can download these books in PDF also or you can order the hard copy of it online, which would be delivered within 3-4 working days.Training procedure of ACC cadets
This is the Indian Army training program, so it’s not going to be easy. The training procedure is similar to NDA and CDS, you will be trained for 3 years, where you will be trained to command, trained to lead your team. Your training will start at the Army Cadet College wings, Dehradun and after the 3 years of training. You will be sent it to IMA, Dehradoon for 1 year.
|Duration||Course Name/Code||Application Form Charge||Course Fee*||GST Applicable on Tuition Fee||Total Payable Amount|
|6 Months||MIG /2301||Rs.525/-||Rs.30,000/-||Rs.5,400/-||Rs.35,925/-|
|3 Months||MIG /2302||Rs.525 /-||Rs.15,000/-||Rs.2,700/-||Rs.18,225/-|