Cadet in BNCC.
The students enrolled under the BNCC Act 2016 are called cadets. Cadets are basically the students of the school, college and universities where the BNCC activities exist. Cadets are the main functional force of BNCC, are trained and prepared them to work voluntarily for the service of the nation.
Student of College, University can apply as a senior division cadet from the educational institutions where the BNCC platoon exists & he/she is to be the student of that educational institution.
Student of High School can apply as a junior division cadet from the educational institutions where the BNCC platoon exists & he/she is to be the student of that educational institution.
Standard physical fitness of a cadet as described bellow :
Height 1.63 meter / 5ft 4 inchs
Weight 50 KG (110 pound)
Chest 0.76 Meter (30 Inch) Normal, 0.81 Meter (32 Inch) Expanded
Height 1.60 meter / 5ft 2 inchs
Weight 47 KG (104 pound)
Chest 0.71 Meter (28 Inch) Normal, 0.76 Meter (30 Inch) Expanded
INSENTIVES FOR A CADET
Can Develop leadership, commandership, discipline, self-confidence, good human qualities through a well
organize training process including limited military and other trainings.
2. JOIN SOLDIER QUOTA
Quota from armed forces to join as a soldier, sailor or airman.
3. Direct ISSB
Chance of getting direct access to ISSB without written examination.
4. Visit abroad & Meet Head of Govt.
Visit abroad as BNCC Cadets; India, Srilanka, Maldives, Nepal, Singapore and meet Head of the States & Head of Govt.
5. Study tours
Study tours within and outside the country.
6. Various Adventure Training
Chances of various adventure training; mountain climbing, seamen ship, sailing Pooling, heli riding etc.
7. Training with Armed Forces
Chances of training with armed forces to prepare as a second line army for country.
8. Add ADDItional marks honors & Degree exam
Chances of adding additional points/numbers by taking military science as additional subject.
Cadetship duration of a cadet
02 years, extendable.
Extension of cadetship duration
In special case 1 year by Regiment Commander. HQ may extend up to any period.
Requirements of Cadetship Certificate
A camping in two years time.
70% attendance in Institutional training.