Sainik School Admission Age Limit is set by Sainik School Society for students who wish to appear admission to Class 6 and 9. Only boys aspirants willing to appear for Sainik School admission must meet the certain age limit as prescribed by the authority. Students whose age does not fall under the Sainik School-age limit 2019 will not be considered eligible for admissions. As per Sainik School admission age limit, aspirants appearing for Class 6 admissions must be of 10-11 years old, while candidates of age 13-14 years are eligible to appear for Sainik School test for Class 9. In the article below, applicants can check the Sainik School admission age limit 2019 and eligibility criteria. Along with that, Sainik School 2019 admission age limit FAQs is available on this page.
Latest Update: Sainik School Application date extended to 10 October 2019
Sainik School Admission Age Limit
Sainik School entrance examination will be held for admission to Class 6 and 9. Sainik School Society has set a certain age limit which an aspirant must meet to appear for Sainik School admission examination 2019. Check the required Sainik School admission age limit in the table below.
Sainik School Age Limit for Class 6
Students who want to take admission in Class 6 can check Sainik School Age limit for Class 6 in the table given below:
|Sainik School Age Limit for Class 6|
|Age as on 31 March 2020||Between 10 and 12 years|
Sainik School Age Limit for Class 9
Students who want to take admission in Class 9 can check Sainik School Age limit for Class 9 in the table given below:
|Sainik School Age Limit for Class 9|
|Age as on 31 March 2020||Between 13 and 15 years|
Sainik School Lucknow Admission 2019-19
There are 26 Sainik Schools in India, of which Sainik School Lucknow is the only one which is being administered by the UP State Government. All the remaining 25 Sainik Schools are being centralized by the Ministry of Defence (MoD) i.e. Central Government. Apart from this, the UP Sainik School also conducts Sainik School admission 2019 for candidates who wish to study in Class 7 and 9. Only UP Sainik School grants admission to female candidates for Class 9. Students who want to take admission in UP Sainik School Lucknow can check the age limit for Sainik School admission below:
Sainik School Lucknow Admission Age Limit
The applications are invited from candidates born between the dates as given below for UP Sainik School Lucknow admission 2019-20.
- Sainik School Admission Age Limit for Class 7 (Boys aspirants) – Only male candidates who are born between 02 July 2007 to 01 January 2010 (both dates inclusive) can apply for Sainik School Lucknow admission.
- Sainik School Admission Age Limit for Class 9 (Girl aspirants) – Aspirants must be born from 02 July 2005 to 01 January 2008 (including both dates) are eligible to appear for Sainik School Lucknow entrance examination.
Sainik School Age Limit 2019 FAQs
Below are some of the FAQs (frequently asked questions) asked by candidates on the age limit for Sainik School exam.
Question: What is the Sainik School Admission age limit for admission to Class 6 and 9?
Answer: As mentioned above, candidates willing for admission to Class 6 must be born Between 10 and 12 years and aspirants wish to study in Class 9 must be born between of 13 and 15 years old, as on 31 March 2020
Question: Can a student studying in class 9 and fulfilling the age limit give the Sainik School entrance examination?
Answer: Yes, they can. Until and unless students are fulfilling the Sainik School admission age limit 2019 criteria, they can appear for entrance examination. However, such aspirants have to re-appear in Class 9.
Question: If a student is studying in a school in India which is not affiliated to CBSE or any other board and has studied up to Class 5. Is he eligible to appear for Sainik School admission 2019-20 after Class 5?
Answer: As per the information brochure of Sainik School Society, it has not been mentioned that aspirants must be studying in Class 5 from a recognized school. The only condition mentioned in related to Sainik School age limit 2019 which has been mentioned above.
However, in Sainik School eligibility criteria it has been clearly mentioned that students willing to apply for Class 9 must be studying in Class 8 from a recognized school.
Quick links to Sainik School
- Sainik School Application Form
- Sainik School Seats for Class 6, 9
- Sainik School Question Papers
- Sainik School Result
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