The National Cadet Corps is the Indian military cadet corps with its head Quarters at New Delhi. It is open to school and college students on voluntary basis.The National Cadet Corps in India is a voluntary organization which recruits cadets from high schools, colleges 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.
- To Create a Human Resource of Organized, Trained and Motivated Youth, to Provide Leadership in all Walks of life and be Always Available for the Service of the Nation.
- To Develop Character, Comradeship, Discipline, Leadership, Secular Outlook, Spirit of Adventure, and Ideals of Selfless Service amongst the Youth of the Country.
- To Provide a Suitable Environment to Motivate the Youth to Take Up a Career in the Armed Forces.
“Unity and Discipline” :
Over the years, the National cadet Corps has developed into the premier youth organization in the country. Today it has been established itself as a variable auxiliary to the education system. The Corps is engaged in the character building of the student community, as a national investment for the future. NCC helps students in shaping a multifaceted personality. NCC training helps in the development of Leadership, Cooperation, Discipline, Responsibility and Service. It makes Cadets tough and prepares them to meet the hardships of life by developing courage and presence of mind. The main task of the NCC is to build a strong youth force and aims at Nation Building.