Sainik School Entrance Exam

Sainik School Entrance Exam 2017

Last date to apply

30 November 2017

About Sainik School Admission

Sainik School Entrance Exam is for admission to the Sainik schools. Sainik Schools are ordinary citizen's public school for boys where deserving students can get high-quality education irrespective of their income or class background. Seats are reserved for children of serving Defence personnel and concessions are given to children of Government officials. Children of the Non-defence background are also eligible to apply for admission to Sainik Schools. The application process has been started and the candidates are suggested to follow the link below. The Sainik Schools are a system of schools in India established and managed by the Sainik Schools Society. 

Sainik School Application Form - Apply Here

There are total 26 Sainik schools from which 25 of them are administered by Central Government. The Sainik School Lucknow is the only Sainik School administered by the State Government. Sainik Schools spread across India and they come under the purview of respective state governments and Ministry of Defence. The objective of the Sainik Schools is to prepare the students to lead as officers in the Defence Services of the country

  • Subsidy for the Boys: Under a new scheme all boys studying in Sainik Schools receive about Rs.10,000 per year as a subsidy from the Ministry of Defence (MoD).
    • All Sainik Schools are affiliated to CBSE, New Delhi.
  • Sainik School Admission Form: The Admission Forms of all Sainik Schools is now available. The candidates can fill the application form from 16 October to 30 November 2017. There is a common application form for all the Sainik schools and hence the students need to apply for any of the Sainik School by following the single link.

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Sainik School Entrance Exam 2018 Dates

 

Event

Date

Sainik School Application Starts

16 October 2017

Sainik School Application ends

30 November 2017

Last date of receiving the application form
at Sainik School

5 December 2017

Sainik School Entrance Exam

7 January 2018

Publication of Merit List of written

8 February 2018

Sainik School Interview and Medical Exam

19 February to 10 March 2018

Publication of Final Merit List including

19 March 2018

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Sainik School Admission Eligibility Criteria

Gender Boys
Region All India 
Class/ Age Students seeking admission in class 6 & class 9. 
Details

Age criteria for boys seeking admission in class 6 and class 9 in the year admission is being sought. The candidates should be born between the period given below

  • Class 6: 2 July 2007 to 1 July 2008
  • Class 9: 2 July 2004 to 1 July 2005

Sainik School Admission Application form and Process

From the year 2018 onwards, the Sainik School has made one common application form for the admission into all the Sainik Schools. Thus, while filling the Sainik School Application Form, the candidates have to mark the choice of Sainik School for admission.

Application form can also be purchased from the Sainik school itself or can be downloaded from the website.The last date to fill the application form is 30 November 2017 for which the form to be received by the Sainik School Society is 5 December 2017.

Sainik School Application Fees 2017

 

Category Fee Amount
General & Defence Category Students Rs. 400
SC/ST Candidates Rs. 250

 

Documents to be submitted with Sainik School Application form 2017

  • Attested Photocopy of Birth Certificate
  • Permanent Residential Domicile Certificate from DM/ADM/SDO
  • Photocopy of Caste Certificate, in case of SC/ST
  • A serving certificate from the OC of the unit where the parent is serving at present, in the case of Serving Defence Personnel.
  • A copy of Discharge Certificate duly attested by a Gazetted Officer, in the case of Ex-Serviceman.

Sainik School Application Form 2017 - Important Information

The number of seat availability based on last year is given in the table below. The candidates can get the seat distribution for each State and Sainik School following the table.

Sainik School State

 (Payment Will Be Accepted Through Demand Draft Only)

State/Seats
(Based on Last Year

 

Application Form availability   

Starts

Deadline

Sainik School Satara

Maharashtra
Class 6 -100
Class 9- 5

16 October 2017 30 November 2017

Sainik School Kunjpura

Haryana
Class 6- 80
Class 11- 20

16 October 2017 30 November 2017

Sainik School Kapurthala

Punjab
Class 6 -100
Class 11- 10

16 October 2017

30 November 2017

Sainik School Balachadi

Gujarat
Class 6- 70
Class 11- 10

16 October 2017

30 November 2017

Sainik School Chittorgara

Rajasthan
Class 6- 65
Class 11- 15

16 October 2017

30 November 2017

Sainik School Korukonda

Andhra Pradesh
Class 6- 65
Class 11- 20

16 October 2017

30 November 2017

Sainik School Kazhakootam

Kerala
Class 6- 70
Class 11- 10

16 October 2017

30 November 2017

Sainik School Purulia

West Bengal
Class 6- 75
Class 11- 10

16 October 2017

30 November 2017

Sainik School Bhubaneswar

Orissa
Class 6- 100
Class 11- 5

16 October 2017

30 November 2017

Sainik School Kalikiri

Andhra Pradesh
Class 6- 105
Class 11- 4

16 October 2017

30 November 2017

Sainik School Amaravathinagar

Tamil Nadu
Class 6-  80
Class 11- 10

16 October 2017

30 November 2017

Sainik School Rewa

M.P
Class 6- 80
Class 11- 7

16 October 2017

30 November 2017

Sainik School Tilaiya

Jharkhand
Class 6- 120
Class 11- 10

16 October 2017

30 November 2017

Sainik School Bijapur

Karnataka
Class 6- 90
Class 11- 10

16 October 2017

30 November 2017

Sainik School Kodagu

Karnataka
Class 6- 90
Class 11- 20

16 October 2017

30 November 2017

Sainik School Goalpara

Assam
Class 6- 110
Class 9- 20

16 October 2017

30 November 2017

Sainik School Ghorakhal

Prospectus

Uttarakhand
Class 6- 70
Class 11- 30

16 October 2017

30 November 2017

Sainik School Lucknow

Uttar Pradesh

16 October 2017

30 November 2017

Sainik School Nagrota

Jammu & Kashmir

16 October 2017

30 November 2017

Sainik School Imphal

Manipur

16 October 2017

30 November 2017

Sainik School Sujanpur Tira

Himachal Pradesh
Class 6- 80
Class 11- 10

16 October 2017

30 November 2017

Sainik School Nalanda

Bihar
Class 6- 55
Class 11- 06

16 October 2017

30 November 2017

Sainik School Gopalganj

Bihar

16 October 2017

30 November 2017

Sainik School Punglwa

Nagaland

16 October 2017

30 November 2017 

Sainik School Ambikapur

Chhattisgarh
Class 6- 85
Class 11- 05

16 October 2017

30 November 2017

Sainik School Rewari

Haryana
Class 6- 105
Class 11- 20

16 October 2017

30 November 2017

Sainik School Admission Selection Process

The Sainik School Merit List is expected to be released on 8 February 2018. The candidates who will appear in the exam would be able to check the result by following the link below. Based on the result, the selection of the candidates will be done.

Sainik School Result 2017

Sainik School Admission 2017 - Selection


The selection of the candidates will be done for any of the Class will be done based on entrance test. The method of selecting the candidates are given below:

Selection Process

  • Class 6 - Based on an entrance test comprising Mathematics, Language, and Intelligence.
    • Sainik Schools admit boys in class 6 on the basis of their merit in the Entrance Examination and an Interview.
  • Class 9 - Based on entrance test comprising Mathematics, Science, English and Social Science followed by Interview and medical examination.
    • Sainik Schools admit boys in class 9 on the basis of their merit in the Entrance Examination and an Interview.
  • Class 11 - Boys are admitted on the basis of the marks scored in Class 10 Board examination.

Sainik School Exam Pattern 2017

The Sainik School exam pattern for Class 6 and 9 are different. The candidates are suggested to go through the table below to get the exam pattern for each Class.

Class 6

Subject Maximum Marks 
Mathematical Knowledge Test

100
Language Ability Test 100
Intelligence Test 100

 

Class 9

Subject                                               Maximum Marks     
Mathematics 200
Science 75
English  100
Social Science 75

 

 

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Sainik School Admission 2017 - Reservation of Seats

  • State Quota- 67% seats are reserved for boys of the State where the school is located.
  • Open Category-The balance 33% seats are open to boys from all other States and UTs.
    • Within this broad classification, 25% seats are reserved for sons of service personnel including ex-servicemen while
    • 15% seats are reserved for SC
    • 7.5% for ST candidates.

The Medium of Examination: The medium of the examination will be English/ Hindi/ Local language of the state for Class 6 and for Class 9 the entrance exam will be conducted only in the English Language.

Sainik School Previous Year Question Papers - Class 6

Sainik School Admission Fee Structure

Sainik School

 

State

 

Annual Admission Fee (Approx.)
General SC/ST

Sainik School Satara

(Payment Will Be Accepted Through Demand Draft Only)

Maharashtra

 Rs.90,239 Rs. 88739

Sainik School Kunjpura

Haryana

Rs 1,03,590  Rs 1,02,090

Sainik School Kapurthala

Punjab

 Rs 83,193 Rs 81,693

Sainik School Balachadi

Gujarat

 -- --

Sainik School Chittorgarh

Rajasthan

Rs.95500 Rs.95500

Sainik School Korukonda

Andhra Pradesh

 -- --

Sainik School Kalikiri

Andhra Pradesh

Rs 1,00,000 Rs 98,500

Sainik School Kazhakootam

Kerala

 Rs 52,000 Rs. 52,000

Sainik School Purulia

West Bengal

 Rs.90,453 Rs. 90,453

Sainik School Bhubaneswar

Orissa

Rs 81,000  Rs 81,000

Sainik School Amaravathinagar

Tamil Nadu

 Rs 56,418 Rs 56,418

Sainik School Rewa

Madhya Pradesh

Rs 81,332  Rs 79,332

Sainik School Tilaiya

Jharkhand

Rs 87,453  Rs 86,043

Sainik School Bijapur

Karnataka

 Rs 72,995 Rs 72,995 

Sainik School Kodagu

Karnataka

 Rs 90,584 Rs 89,084 

Sainik School Goalpara

Assam

 Rs 29,000 Rs 29,000
 

Sainik School Ghorakhal

Uttarakhand

 Rs 85,242 Rs 83,742 

Sainik School Lucknow

Uttar Pradesh

Rs 35,000 Rs 35,000

Sainik School Nagrota

Jammu & Kashmir

 --  --

Sainik School Imphal

Manipur

--   --

Sainik School Sujanpur Tira

Himachal Pradesh

Rs 73,143  Rs 73,143 

Sainik School Naland

Bihar

 -- -- 

Sainik School Gopalganj

Bihar

 Rs 85,000 Rs 83,000 

Sainik School Punglwa

Nagaland

 -- -- 

Sainik School Ambikapur

Chhattisgarh

 Rs 82,505 Rs 81,005 

Sainik School Rewari

Haryana

--  -- 

Sainik School Admission Contact Details

Address

Sainik Schools Society, Ministry of Defence
Room No.- 101, 1st Floor, D1 Wing,
Sena Bhawan, New Delhi -110011

In case of any query regarding the admission process, you can write in the comments section below.

Contact Details

Phone - 23014731, 23014826, 23011498, 23015769

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