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II Semester-6 Honours classes in 2023-24 Session (under CBCS) will be commencing on 8th March 2024 IIII Semester-4 Honours classes in 2023-24 Session (under CBCS) will be commencing on 27th March 2024 IIII ALL ARE INVITED TO BASANTOSAV TO BE HELD IN THE COLLGE CAMPUS ON 2ND APRIL,2024 FROM 12.00 NOON ONWARDS II

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The National Cadet Corps is the Indian military cadet corps with its Headquarters at New DelhiDelhiIndia. It is open to school and college students on voluntary basis. National Cadet Corps is a Tri-Services Organization, comprising the ArmyNavy 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 schoolscolleges and universities all over India. The Cadets are given basic military training in small arms and parades. The officers and cadets have no liability for active military service once they complete their course but are given preference over normal candidates during selections based on the achievements in the corps.

NCC Motto

The motto of NCC is 'Unity & Discipline' which was adopted on 23 Dec 1957. In living up to its motto, the NCC strives to be and is one of the greatest cohesive forces of the nation, bringing together the youth hailing from different parts of the country and moulding them into united, secular and disciplined citizens of the nation.

NCC Flag

In 1954 the existing tricolour flag was introduced. The three colours in the flag depict the three services in the Corps, red for Army, deep blue for Navy and light blue for the Air Force. The letters NCC and the NCC crest in gold in the middle of the flag encircled by a wreath of lotus, give the flag a colourful look and a distinct identity. Each lotus represents one NCC Directorate(Dte).


Total training period for SD(Senior Division) and SW(Senior Wing) is 3 years with an extension of 1 year permissible & training period for JD(Junior Division) & JW(Junior Wing) is of 2 yrs. Every cadet of the Senior or Junior Division has to undergo service training for a period of at least 4 hours per week during the training year. However, no training is carried out during periods when the college or school through which a cadet is enrolled is closed for a vacation. Every cadet of the Senior and Junior Division has undergo service training for a minimum period of 75% of total hours during the annual college and school session. Every cadet (in case of JD, who has completed one full year of training and is in his second year) attends an annual training camp of 9–10 days, also known as National Combined Annual Training Camp. For SD/SW the duration is usually for up to 30 days. At the end of the camp training the cadets receive a certificate of successful completion.

Certificates & Examination

There are Three Certificates in NCC. It is described below from lower value to higher value:-

  • Certificate - A : It can be written by JD/ JW cadets of NCC, cadets of class 8 & 9. After passing those classes it can't be obtained. The candidate must have attended a minimum 75% of total training periods laid down in the syllabus for the first & second years of JD/JW NCC(All Wings). The candidate must have attended one Annual Training Camp.

  • Certificate - B : It can be written by SD / SW cadets of NCC, cadets after class 10 & those studying for +2, +3 (degree). In the second year of training they can appear for the same. The candidate must have attended a minimum 75% of total training periods laid down in the syllabus for the first & second years of SD/SW NCC (All Wings). He/she must have attended one Annual Training Camp/NIC. Cadets possessing 'A' certificate will be awarded 10 bonuses marks. An air wing cadet must do a minimum 10 Glide launches.

  • Certificate - C : It is the Most important certificate for NCC cadet. Now it can be written in the 3 rd year of training, in the 3rd year of degree course / those having B certificate can write it in the first year after his +2 and in the 1st year of degree by SD / SW cadets only. The candidate must be possessing a 'B' certificate. Must have attended two ATCs or one ATC and in addition to it RD Camp Delhi, Centrally Organised Camp, Para Training Camp, Attachment Training with service units, National Integration Camp, Youth Exchange Programme, Foreign Cruise(Navy).

Grading in Certificate

Three certificates are awarded (1) A grade, (2) B grade, (3) C grade.
The best certificate is C, which has the highest value. (i) A cadet has to obtain 45% marks in each paper & 50% marks in the aggregate to pass the examination. Grading is based on total marks obtain will be awarded as follows. (aa) Grading 'A' - Cadets obtaining 80% marks and above. (ab) Grading 'B' - Cadets obtaining 65% marks and above but below 80%. (ac) Grading 'C' - Cadets obtaining 50% marks and above but below 65%. (ad) Fail - Cadets obtaining less than 45% in any paper or less than 50% in aggregate.

NCC At Our College

Students of D.C.H. College enrolled as N.C.C. Cadets under 20 Bengal Btlns. (Boys') and 1 Bengal Btln (Girls') divisions. Presently there are 205 Cadets in the NCC Unit of the college. The present NCC Officer is Lieutenant Tarak Dey, Associate Professor, Dept. of Commerce. NCC Cadets of this college have been participating in the various activities including national and state level programmes; such as Independence Day Parades, Republic Day Parades, Mountaineering Camps and other activities. They have the opportunity to appear for the "B" and "C" certificate examinations.

Extension activities of NSS during the period 2017-18 to 2021-22.

To view the details, please click on the following links.
1. 2017-2018.
2. 2018-2019.
3. 2019-2020.
4. 2020-2021.
5. 2021-2022.

Command Officers

Lieutenant Tarak Dey, Associate Professor, Dept. of Commerce.

List of Cadets