CAREER LINKS LEAD FROM NCC TO DEFENSE: The National Cadet Corps (India) ) was formed under NCC Act of 1948 and is open to school and college students on voluntary basis. The Cadets are given basic military training in small arms and parades. The motto of NCC is “Unity and Discipline”. CGC is affiliated with under the control of 3 Pb independent Co. NCC unit (Army wing) at CGC is functional under the Leadership of Lt (Dr.) Aarti Mahendru (Gold medal in Overall excellence in leadership and Officers like qualities at OTA, Gwalior in PRCN-80)

  • To develop qualities of Character, Courage, Comradeship, Discipline, Leadership, Secular Outlook, Spirit of Adventure and the ideals of Selfless Service amongst the Youth of the Country.
  • 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 Provide a Suitable Environment to Motivate the Youth to Take Up a Career in the Armed Forces.

Senior Division and Senior Wing: Cadets recruited from colleges fall under Senior Division and are under the command of Associated NCC Officer (ANO)

  • C-Certificate is the highest recognition of training and qualification of a Senior NCC cadet
  • B-Certificate is the initial recognition of training and qualification of a Senior NCC cadet
  • CWS Scholarship Form
  • Discharge Form

Focus is on instilling discipline in the souls of the cadets, besides fostering healthy competition for the ranks, while keeping the greater interest of the nation in mind to create prospective officers for the Armed Forces. The National Cadet Corps is the only organization of its kind, which imparts Leadership, Discipline, Integration, Adventure, Military, Physical and Community Development training to over 13 lakhs youth of the country.


At CGC Landran after joining the NCC you can get the golden chances to participate in the following camps like

  • Republic Day Camp (RDC)
  • Basic Leadership Camp(BLC)
  • Army Attachment Camp(AAC)
  • Annual Training Camps (ATC)
  • Thal Sainik Camp (TSC)
  • Advance Leadership Camps (ALC)
  • National Integration Camps (NIC)
  • Rock Climbing Camps (RCC)
  • All India Trekking Camps,
  • Special National Integration camps (SNIC)

Various Incentives are provided by the central Government to Cadets with NCC ‘B’ & ‘C’ certificate holders for recruitment in the ranks in the Defense Forces. NCC Special Entry Scheme for SD Wings graduates in OTA in group 19-25 years with 50% marks, through DDG of states for direct interview (SSB) every year. The Cadets are exempted from CDS examination conducted by UPSC.

Achievements by Cadets Click Here
Annual NCC Activities Click Here
Campus Attended by CGC’s Cadets Click Here


At Chandigarh group of Colleges, special efforts are put in to develop student’s personality through community services. NSS (National Service Scheme) at CGC, Landran is a voluntary association being run by students themselves under guidance of faculty members. One week long NSS camp is organized every year where students undertake various social welfare activities like Blood Donation Camp, Tree Plantation and awareness programs on drug de-addiction, AIDS, Swine-flu and campaign for saving water and cleanliness.