Mrs. Komi Nokja
Lieutenant , NCC H. P. B. Girls’ College
Designation: Asst. Prof
Contact: +91 9707285665
National Cadet Corps
During First World War, British created the University Corps with an aim for second line of defence and also to have a large pool of trained youth available for employment into the Armed Forces. NCC in India was conceptualized and raised before independence, mainly with an aim to groom the youth, boys and girls both, nurture them and channelize their energy towards nation building by making them responsible citizen. After independence, the present day NCC came into existence on 16 Apr 1948, through XXXI Act of Parliament. NCC was formally inaugurated on 15 Jul 1948. The Girls Division of the NCC was raised in Jul 1949. On 01 Apr 1950, Air Wing was raised, with one Air squadron each at Bombay and Kolkata. The Naval Wing of the NCC was raised in Jul 1952, thus completing the true representation of all services in the Corps. Today the NCC has enrollment strength of more than 13 Lakhs cadets and it basically comprises of two divisions of all the three Services ie, the Senior Division / Senior Wing for boys / girls from colleges and the Junior Division / Junior Wing for boys / girls from schools. The NCC wing in H. P. B. girls’ College performs and functions according to the norms of the central NCC.
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 molding them into united, secular and disciplined citizens of the nation.
Aims of NCC
1. To develop qualities of character, courage, comradeship, discipline, leadership, secular outlook, spirit of adventure & sportsmanship and the ideals of selfless service among the youth to make them useful citizens.
2. To create a human resources of organized, trained and motivated youth to provide leadership in all walks of life including the Armed Forces and always available for the service of the Nation.
3. To create suitable environment to motivate the youth to take up a career in the Armed Forces.
Objectives of the NCC
1. Reach out to the maximum youths through various institutions.
2. Make NCC as an important part of the society.
3. Teach positive thinking and attitude to the youths.
4. Become a main source of National Integration by making NCC as one of the greatest cohesive force of our nation irrespective of any caste, creed, religion or region.
5. Mould the youth of the entire country into a united, secular and disciplined citizens of the nation.
6. Provide an ideal platform for the youth to showcase their potential in nation building.
7. Instill spirit of secularism and united India by organizing National Integration Camps all over the country.
8. Reach out to the youths of friendly foreign countries through Youth Exchange Programmes (YEP).
SELECTION PROCESS OF NCC
Selection Process is based on Physical Standards, Visual Standards and an interview.
The Main selection is based on the Interest of every Student. The Selection takes place during 1st week of a new academic year. In that week we analyze the student’s skill. First we see their Physical Fitness, Stamina and Own Interest etc.
Next we see their Cultural Part. This Part is Very Much useful for those who will be going for the Republic Day Camp if selected.
The General Knowledge and Current Affairs is very important for the Student who is going to get enrolled in to NCC.
The Final selection list is announced After Verifying all the Above Mention Part. The Attendance is very much important during the Selection Process. Your Interest gives more than 50% confirmation to your Selection.