Dehradun(Only 1 in India)
Admission In
Admission In
Class 8
Twice a year (June, December)
Approx Rs.77,500/- per annum
No Reservations of any kind
RIMC Alert
Next Exam
2nd December 2023
Admission Cycle
Last Date to Apply
15th October 2023

About the school

RIMC is a Category ‘A’ establishment of the Ministry of Defence alongside institutions like NDA, Khadakvasla and IMA Dehradun.

It provides complete residential public school education to young boys from class 8 to class 12. It was established in 1922 and is set amidst 138 acres of lush green landscape in Dehradun. Admission to RIMC is on the basis of an All India Written Exam, Interview and a medical test.

Recent Updates :

  1. Girls are now eligible to apply to RIMC from academic session 2022-23.

Who can apply for the upcoming exam in December 2023 :

  • Boys & Girls
  • Currently in class 6, 7, 8, 9
  • Born between 02 July 2011 to 01 January 2013


Which is the best RIMC in India?

The Rashtriya Indian Military College (RIMC) in Dehradun, Uttarakhand, is the only one RIMC in India. It is the original RIMC and has a rich history of producing officers for the Indian Armed Forces.

What is the fee of RIMC Dehradun?

The fee for RIMC Dehradun for the session 2023-24 is approx INR 77,500/- per annum.

How can I join RIMC Dehradun?

To get admission in RIMC , you need to follow a specific admission process. Here are the general steps:
1) Check the eligibility of your child as per the age , gender and class.
2) Get the application form by post. Child has to fill in his/her own hand writing and send it by post.
3) Get the admit card by post
4) Check the syllabus & the sample paper of RIMC Exam (refer EXAM section on our website)
5) Prepare for the exam accordingly. It is a subjective exam having 3 separate papers.
6) On the basis of an All India Written Exam , a merit list shall be prepared.
7) Students on the merit list are called for an Interview and the medical test.

What documents are required for the Appliction Form?

1) Date of birth certificate
2) Domicile certificate
3) School Principal Certificate
4) A copy of Aadhar card

What is the eligibility criteria of RIMC for the academic session of 2024-25 ?

RIMC takes admission in class 8th.. For the upcoming admission cycle in 2024 , following is the criterion
1) Boys & Girls
2) Currently in class 6, 7, 8, 9
3) Born between 02 July 2011 to 01 January 2013

What is the procedure of RIMC entrance examination ?

Entrance Test –> Interview –>Medical —-> Result–> Final Selection

What is the last date to fill the application form ?

The RIMC exam and hence the application happens twice a year.
For JUNE exam , the last date of submission is 15th April ; for DECEMEBER Exam it is 15th October.

Where can I get the actual papers of RIMC Exam

The papers with solutions can be accessed at https://compassdoon.com/exams/?school=rimc#recent-papers-solutions-rimc

Which academy is best for RIMC?

Results validate the quality of Academy. COMPASS Dehradun has been consistent with the RIMC selections
year after year. Refer our results https://compassdoon.com/our-achievements/our-latest-achievements/

Basis of admission

All India Admission test held twice a year in June & December followed by Interview and Medical Test.

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Who can apply?

Boys & Girls who are in class 6 to 8 between 11.5 to 13 years of age, at the time of admission.

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How to apply

Post application process. Forms to be obtained from RIMC, filled up & posted to state education offices.

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