Admission Policy

Admission in Garrison Cadet College Kohat is primarily given in class 8, once a year at the commencement of academic session. Admission is granted purely on merit, basing on the performance of candidates in written entrance test and interview followed by a medical check-up. The written test includes English, Urdu, General Science and Mathematics subjects of appropriate standard. Examination centers and dates for written entrance test and interview are advertised in the leading Urdu and English newspapers well in time.

Class XI

Limited seats may fall vacant in class 11, for which admissions are granted purely on merit. The dates for test/interview are advertised in newspapers.


  1. For admission to any class a candidate must either be studying in that class or must have passed the last lower class at the time of admission.
  2. Age limits on 1st April of the year of entry are given below. Moreover, the physical appearance of the candidate must commensurate with the age mentioned in the Application Form.

Class VIII        –           12-l4 Years

Class XI          –           15-l7 Years