Eligibility for enrollment in the Senior Division

No student of the male sex of any University offering himself for enrolment in the Senior Division shall be eligible for enrolment:-

  1. unless he is of good character;

    1. unless he is a citizen of India or a subject of Nepal; Provided that the Central Government may, in any suitable case, relax the provisions of this clause.

  2. unless he is under the age of 24 years; Provided that the Central Government may, in the case of any student or class of student relax the provisions of this clause.

  3. unless he is on the roll of the College which is providing the unit or part thereof;

  4. unless he satisfies such standard of physical fitness in height, chest measurement and other respects as may be specified by the Ministry of Defence, Government of India;

  5. if he has at any time been convicted of an offence involving moral turpitude and a sentence other than one of fine or of imprisonment in default of payment of fine has been passed in respect of such offence, such sentence not having been subsequently reversed or remitted or the offence pardoned; Provided that a person who is ineligible under this clause shall be eligible for enrolment if he produces a certificate from the State Government that he is a fit person to be enrolled;

  6. if he has been dismissed from the University Corps of the Indian Territorial Force or the National Cadet Corps or the Territorial Army or the Indian Armed Forces;

  7. if he is a member of any organization of the nature specified in paragraph 1 of Schedule III i.e. Any communal organisation or political organization or an organisation believing in violence or communal disharmony.