Admission Procedure

For admission in any course at NIM one can apply online. Before applying, download all the relevant forms viz.. Medical Form (to be verified by any MBBS doctor), Indemnity Bond from the website.  Both the forms along with Age Proof Certificate, ID Proof and Previous Course certificate (if applicable) are required to be uploaded while applying online. All the uploaded documents must be submitted in hardcopy at the time of reporting.

The forms can be downloaded from HERE.

​​Fees must be paid online without which online application will NOT be accepted.

Seats are allotted only on the 'First Come First Serve' basis and admission to the course is rejected if:

• Any of the forms is incomplete or not verified

​• Identity certificate is not clear or not relevant.

Admission Fees(For 2020)

Basic / Advance / Search & Rescue / MOI

Indians - Rs. 15400.00
• Foreigners - USD 800.00


Adventure Courses

Indians - Rs. 7500.00 
• Foreigners - USD 400.00

Special Courses

Actual Cost Basis

Important Note:

1. Training fee is subject to increase 10% every year and further may change time to time as per the directions from the Ministry.

2.Training fee can be remitted ONLINE only. (In special case fees can be paid of Demand Draft drawn in favor of Nehru Institute of mountaineering, Uttarkashi).


Terms & Conditions

Fee includes: Expenses on food, accommodation, equipment, transportation, medicines and other training expenses during the course.

Admission to Foreigners: Have to report to the institute's admission section one day in advance along with the Passport and valid Visa for direct admission into a course. USD 400 for adventure course and USD 800 each for remaining courses is to be paid as course fee.

Refund of Fee / Transfer of Seat : Please read our Refund / Transfer policy.

Armed Forces & Para Military Personnel: Serving Armed forces, Para Military and NCC Personnel, should apply through their respective Service Headquarters and Departmental Channels. They can also however apply as private trainees.

Repetition of Course: The courses conducted in NIM are subsidized and the vacancies are limited. Repeating a course by an individual leads to denial of opportunity to someone else. So,the repetition of the course is NOT ALLOWED and may lead to legal actions against the candidate found repeating a course.

This Institute also conducts special courses which can be  customized as per requirement for schools and establishments on full cost basis. These are open and anyone can apply for their confirmation.

​Arrival: Trainees must arrive an evening before commencement of the course. Late arrivals even by a day will not be permitted to join the course.

Courses & Programmes
Important Links
Special Course

Shri Rajnath Singh

Hon'ble Raksha Mantri

Govt of India

Shri Tirath Singh Rawat

Hon'ble Chief Minister

Govt of Uttarakhand

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Search & Rescue Course
Search & Rescue Course

Casualty Evacuation Through Helicopter at NIM Basecamp, Dokriani Bamak

Search & Rescue Course
Search & Rescue Course

Casualty Evacuation Through Helicopter at NIM Basecamp, Dokriani Bamak

Interaction with Trainees
Interaction with Trainees

Shri Ajay Tamta, Minister of State for Textiles and Member of Parliament from Almora constituency visited Nehru Institute of Mountaineering.

Search & Rescue Course
Search & Rescue Course

Casualty Evacuation Through Helicopter at NIM Basecamp, Dokriani Bamak

NIM Instructors
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