Sainik School Admission 2024-25 Dates Announced.

Sainik School is an elite school that is managed by the Sainik School Satara under the Ministry of Defence. It was primarily a boy-only school however, the school now allows girls to take admission as well.

The admission into the school takes place from class 6th onwards and goes till class 12th. The school’s primary aim is to prepare the candidates for facilitating the candidate’s entry into the National Defence Academy (NDA) and Indian Naval Academy (INA).

Sainik School is one of the largest contributors to the Armed Forces in the country making it a primary choice for patriotic candidates.

The school follows the CBSE Plus system which provides basic education along with military discipline and curriculum to make it easy for the candidates to get into the NDA and INA.

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There are a total of 33 Sainik Schools in the country with many proposed schools, for taking admission the candidates must go through an entrance examination along with an interview.

The entrance examination or admission into the Sainik School is called the All India Sainik Schools Entrance Examination (AISSEE) and is primarily for the classes 6th and 9th only.

In this article, we will discuss Sainik School Admission 2024-2025, Application Form, Eligibility, Pattern Syllabus, etc.

Sainik School Admission 2024-25(Exam date announced)
Sainik School Admission 2024-25(Exam date announced)

Sainik School Admission 2024-25 Important Dates

EventsSainik School Admission Dates
Sainik School Registration 2024 Starts7 November 2023
Sainik School admission 2024 last date to apply for the exam16 December 2023
Last date to pay AISSEE registration fees16 December 2023 (11:50 pm)
Correction window opening date for NTA AISSEE 202418 December 2023
Closing date of the Correction window20 December 2023
Release date of AISSEE 2024 Admit CardJanuary 2023
Sainik School Exam Date 202421 January 2024
Exam TimingClass 6: 2:00 pm to 4:30 pm
Class 9: 2:00 pm to 5:00 pm
Sainik School Answer key releaseWill be available till February end 2024
Release of Written ResultFebruary 2024
Date of Medical ExamMarch to April, 2024
Final Sainik School Admission 2024 Merit ListApril 2024
Overall admission of wards based on the common merit listApril 2024
AISSEE Exam Important Dates

Sainik School Admission 2024 – Exam Overview

Name of ExamAll India Sainik School Entrance Examination
Commonly Known AsAISSEE Examination
Conducting AuthorityNational Testing Agency
Mode of ExamOffline
Conducted forAdmission to Sainik School in classes VI and IX
Total Marks for written examination300 (For class VI), 400 (For class IX)
Selection ProcessWritten test followed by a medical exam
Number of AttemptsOnce a Year

Sainik School Eligibility Criteria

The following are the eligibility criteria for the Sainik School Admission

Eligibility for Class 6th Students

  • The candidates must be at the age between 10 to 12 years
  • The candidates should have passed class 5th from a recognized board

Eligibility for Class 9th Students

  • The candidates must be at the age between 13 to 15 years
  • The candidates should have passed the class 8th from a recognized board

Sainik School Admission Application Form 2024-25

The registration for the Sainik School is conducted by the National Testing Agency (NTA) and the candidate must get themselves registered for participating in the entrance examination. You can follow these steps to fill out the application form for the Sainik School Admission

  • Visit the official website of Sainik School NTA website and click on the new registration button
  • Now, get yourself registered using your email Id and password followed by logging into your account
  • After logging in, fill out the application form with details like your name, address, education details, choice of Sainik School, etc,
  • Now, upload the documents mentioned below followed by clicking on the pay button
  • You have to now pay your application fee using your credit card/debit card, net banking, etc. followed by taking a printout of the application form and payment receipt

Documents Required for the Sainik School Admission

The following are the documents required for the Sainik School application form

  • The candidate’s photograph scanned
  • Candidate’s left-hand thumb impression scanned
  • The candidate’s signature scanned
  • Candidate’s Category certificate (if any)
  • Candidate’s Category certificate (if any)
  • Candidate’s Domicile certificate
  • Candidate’s Date of Birth certificate

Sainik School Admission Application Fee

The following are the application fee for the Sainik School application form

CategoryFee payable
General/Wards of Defence personnel and ex-servicemen/OBC(NCL)* as per central listRs.650/-
Scheduled castes/Scheduled tribesRs.500/-

List of Sainik Schools

The following is the list of Sainik Schools that the candidate can choose from-

1Andhra PradeshSainik School, Korukonda
2Andhra PradeshSainik School, Kalikiri
3Arunachal PradeshSainik School, East Siang
4AssamSainik School, Goalpara
5BiharSainik School, Nalanda
6BiharSainik School, Gopalganj
7ChhattisgarhSainik School, Ambikapur
8GujaratSainik School, Balachadi
9HaryanaSainik School, Kunjpura
10HaryanaSainik School, Rewari
11Himachal PradeshSainik School, Sujanpur Tihra
12Jammu & KashmirSainik School, Nagrota
13JharkhandSainik School, Tilaiya
14KarnatakaSainik School, Bijapur
15KarnatakaSainik School, Kodagu
16KeralaSainik School, Kazhakootam
17Madhya PradeshSainik School, Rewa
18MaharashtraSainik School, Satara
19MaharashtraSainik School, Chandrapur
20ManipurSainik School, Imphal
21MizoramSainik School, Chhingchhip
22NagalandSainik School, Punglwa
23OdishaSainik School, Bhubaneswar
24OdishaSainik School, Sambalpur
25PunjabSainik School, Kapurthala
26RajasthanSainik School, Chittorgarh
27RajasthanSainik School, Jhunjhunu
28RajasthanSainik School, Alwar (New)
29Tamil NaduSainik School, Amaravathinagar
30UttarakhandSainik School, Ghorakhal
31Uttar PradeshSainik School, Jhansi
32Uttar PradeshSainik School, Mainpuri
33Uttar PradeshSainik School, Amethi
34Uttar PradeshSainik School, Lucknow
35UttarakhandSainik School, Rudraprayag (New)
36West BengalSainik School, Purulia
List of Sainik Schools

Sainik School Admission 2024-25 Examination Pattern

The following is the examination pattern for the Sainik School AISSEE examination

Class 6th

Ser No.SubjectsQuestions and MarksMarks provided for each right answerMarks
(ii)GK (Sc & Sst)25250
  Total 300

Class 9th

Ser No.SubjectsQuestions and MarksMarks provided for each right answerMarks
(iv)General Science25250
(v)Social Studies25250
  Total 400

Sainik School Admission Syllabus 2024-25

The following is the syllabus for the Sainik School Admission AISSEE examination

Class 6th


  • Natural Numbers
  • Conversion of Units
  • LCM and HCF
  • Roman Numerals
  • Unitary Method
  • Types of Angles
  • Fractions
  • Circle
  • Ratio and Proportion
  • The volume of Cube and Cuboids
  • Profit and Loss
  • Prime and Composite Numbers
  • Simplification
  • Plane Figures
  • Average
  • Decimal Numbers
  • Percentage
  • Speed and Time
  • Area and Perimeter
  • Operation on Numbers
  • Simple Interest
  • Complementary and
  • Supplementary Angles
  • Lines and Angles
  • Arranging of Fractions
  • Temperature


  • Analogies (mathematical & verbal)
  • Pattern (spatial and mathematical)
  • Classification
  • Visual
  • Logical
  • Reasoning

Language (ENGLISH)

  • Comprehension Passage
  • Sentence Formation
  • Preposition
  • Antonyms
  • Article
  • Synonyms
  • Vocabulary
  • Adjectives
  • Verbs and Type
  • Interjection
  • Confusing Words
  • Idiom and Phrases
  • Question Tags
  • Collective Nouns
  • Types of sentence
  • Number
  • Tense forms
  • Gender
  • Kinds of Nouns
  • Adverbs
  • Kinds of Pronouns
  • Rhyming Words
  • Correct Spelling
  • Singular/Plural
  • Ordering of Words in a sentence

Language (Hindi)

  • गद्यांश
  • क्रि्य विशेषण की पहचयन
  • विशेषण की पहचयन
  • िचन बदलनय
  • सांज्ञय के भेदों की पहचयन
  • अर्थ के आधयर पर ियक्् भेद
  • मुहयिरे
  • ियच्् पररिर्थन
  • श्रुतर्समभभन्नयर्थक शब्द
  • सिथनयम की पहचयन
  • अशुदधधशोधन (ियक््)
  • कयल
  • विलोम शब्द
  • भलगां बदलनय
  • प्यथ्ियची शब्द
  • िणथ विचयर
  • सांधध
  • ियक्् विचयर
  • समयस
  • लोकोक्क्र््याँ
  • क्रि्य
  • िर्थनी शुदधध
  • उपसगथ
  • प्रत्््

Language (Regional)

  • Question-related to the selected regional language taught till class 5th

General Knowledge

  • Different Types of Scientific Devices Used in Daily Life.
  • Concepts on Mountain Terrain and Lifestyle
  • Icons and Symbols of India: National Insignia, National Emblem, Sports,
  • Animal etc. (Elementary awareness of such symbols)
  • Historical Monuments
  • Major Religions of India (Elementary awareness about the founder, place of origin, religious books and important ideas)
  • The shape of Earth and Gravitation (Basic concepts)
  • Art and Culture (Music, Classical and Folk Dance)
  • Renowned Personalities, Instrumental and Vocal Music
  • Major Dance Forms
  • Non-Renewable Energy Sources (Fossil Fuels)
  • Defence (Equivalent Ranks in three services, Weapons, Aircraft, Missiles &Warships (Elementary awareness)
  • Food, Culture, Habitat, Languages etc of various regions (Basic concepts)
  • Sports and Games (India & World)
  • Renowned personalities, major competitions and trophies associated with various games
  • Names of young ones of different animals
  • Super Senses (How do plants and animals sense their surroundings)
  • Functions of Body Parts of Plants and Animals
  • Relationship between Animals and Human Beings
  • International Organizations: Basic knowledge about the structure, functioning and objectives of the United Nations, World Bank etc.
  • Taste and Digestion (Basic concepts)
  • Indian Literary and Cultural Personalities: Names and fields of achievements
  • Cooking and Preserving Techniques
  • Indian Literary and Cultural Awards (Names of the awards and recent recipients)
  • Germination and Seed Dispersal
  • Natural Calamities (Flood and Earthquake)
  • Traditional Water Harvesting Techniques
  • Evaporation, Condensation and Water
  • Cycle (Basic concepts)
  • Experiment with Water on Everyday Life
  • Life of Farmers (Farming techniques)
  • Water Pollution and Microbial Diseases
  • Tribal Communities and Forest Produce

Class 9th


  • Rational Numbers
  • Average, Median, Mode
  • Linear Equations in One Variable
  • Probability
  • Understanding Quadrilaterals
  • Pie Chart
  • Data Handling (Bar Graph and Line Graph)
  • Direct & Inverse Proportions
  • Squares and Square Roots
  • Factorizations
  • Cubes and Cube Roots
  • Introduction to Graph
  • Comparing Quantities (Percentage, Profit and Loss)
  • Unitary Method
  • Algebraic Expressions and Identities
  • Divisibility Exam
  • Area and Perimeters
  • Triangles (Angle Sum Property)
  • Volumes and Surface Areas
  • Parallel Lines
  • Exponents and Powers
  • Simple Interest and Compound Interest
  • Playing with Numbers
  • Time and Work
  • Visualizing Solid Shapes
  • Area and Perimeter of Circles
  • Triangles (Pythagoras Theorem)
  • Algebraic Expression (Addition, Subtraction, Multiplication, Division)
  • Euler’s Formula


  • Analogies (mathematical & verbal)
  • Pattern (spatial and mathematical)
  • Classification
  • Visual
  • Logical
  • Reasoning

Language (ENGLISH)

  • Spotting Errors
  • Sentence Improvement
  •  Comprehension Passage
  • Change of sentence as directed
  • Antonyms
  • Sentence Formation
  • Synonyms
  • Types of Sentences
  • Prepositions
  • Phrase and Clauses
  • Articles
  • Kinds of Noun
  • Types of Verbs
  • Adjectives
  • Tense Form
  • Interjection
  • Narration
  • Question Tags
  • Voices
  • Adverbs
  • Modals
  • Conjunctions
  • Confusing Words
  • Conditions
  • Subject-Verb Agreement
  • Comparison of Adjectives
  • Correct Spellings
  • Personal Pronoun
  • Order of words in a sentence
  • Change of Gender
  • Idioms and Phrases
  • Change of Number

General Science

  • Fossil Fuel: Coal and Petroleum
  • Micro-Organisms
  • Combustion and Flame
  • Some Natural Phenomenon
  • Cell Structure and Function
  • How to find the calorific value of fuel?
  • Reproduction in Plants and Animals
  • Electroplating and Artificial Jewellery
  • Force, Friction and Pressure
  • Relation between types of friction.
  • Sound and its basics
  • Cropping Seasons
  • Reflection and Dispersion of Light
  • Agricultural Practices
  • Metals and Non-Metals
  • Conservation of Plants and Animals
  • Synthetic Fibres and Plastics
  • Biosphere Reserves, National Parks and Sanctuaries
  • Chemical Effects of Electric Current
  • Reaching the age of Adolescence
  • Stars and Solar Systems
  • Changes during Puberty
  • Pollution of Air and Water
  • Endocrine Glands and Hormones
  • Global Warming

Social Science

  • Revolt of 1857
  • Interior of Earth
  • Freedom Fighters
  • Climate Change
  • Important Freedom Movements
  • Earthquakes and Major Land Forms
  • Social and Caste Reforms
  • Types of Rainfall
  • Resources and sustainable development
  • Major Grasslands
  • Rock cycle of the water cycle
  • Types of Forests
  • Pressure and Wind System
  • Means of Transport
  • Land Soil and Water Resources
  • Communication
  • Minerals and Power Resources
  • Life in deserts
  • Indian Constitution and Secularism
  • Panchayat System
  • Importance of Parliament
  • Local Self Government
  • Types of Agriculture
  • Law and Social Justice.
  • Types of Government and different tiers of Government
  • Judiciary and Criminal Justice System
  • Understanding Markets
  • Marginalisation
  • Elections
  • Public Facilities
  • Role of Government in Health
  • Natural Vegetation and Wildlife
  • Delhi Sultanate
  • Industries
  • Mughals
  • Human Resources
  • Bhakti and Sufi Movement
  • Changes in the Arts

Sainik School Result 2024 – 2025

The results for the AISSEE 2024-25 exam for admissions to classes 6 and 9, have been declared by the National Testing Agency (NTA). The AISSEE 2024-25 exam results released on February 25, 2024. Result can be checked by students who appeared for the exam on the official AISSEE website at To access their AISSEE 2024 exam result, students need to provide their application number and date of birth.

Steps to check the AISEE Result 2024-25

  1. Visit the official AISSEE website-
  2. Click on the “AISSEE-2024 Score Card” under “Candidate Activity” heading.
  3. On the page, enter application number, date of birth and submit with correct captcha pin.
  4. You will see your AISSEE Result 2024-25.
AISSEE Result 2024-25

Sainik School Admission Reservation Policy

The following are the reservation policy followed for admission into the Sainik School

Children of Service Personnel25%
  • There is also reservation for state students which is 67% seats
  • 33% of seats are reserved for students belonging to other states and union territories

Sainik School Admission 2024-25 Process

Admission into the Sainik School will be based on the merit list prepared which will consist of the marks scored by the candidates in both the Written Examination and Medical Test. The candidates who have made it to the final merit list will have to submit their documents to the school followed by blocking /her seat. The following are the documents that you have to submit while taking admission-

  • Transfer Certificate
  • Birth Certificate (Original certificate issued by the State Govt)
  • Caste/ Tribe Certificate in case of SC/ST candidates
  • Certificate of Domicile or Permanent Resident certificate
  •  Address and particulars of student and Parent/ Guardian
  • Medical Fitness Certificate
  • Income Certificate
  • Serving personnel or Ex-Servicemen details
  • Agreement to be executed at Sainik School Goalpara by Parents/ Guardians of the student in receipt of Govt Scholarship (on Rs 10.00 Stamp Paper)
  • Indemnity Certificate
  • Undertaking for New Admission (on Rs 10.00 Stamp Paper)
  • Affidavit by Parent / Guardian and Undertaking by the Cadet
  • Details of siblings i.e. real brothers and sisters duly signed by the parents
  • Eight passport-size photographs of child
  • Four postcard-size photographs of the child along with parents, only blood brothers and sisters for a school-record
  • Four passport-size photographs of Guardian, authorised by the Parent
  • Assam and Arunachal domicile Cadets are required to submit the State Bank Saving Account in the name of the Cadet
  • Photocopy of Aadhaar Card of candidate and parents
  • You are to bring the ‘Personal Clothing ‘listed

Sainik School Admission 2024-25

AISSEE 2024-25 admission notification will be published in October 2024. Sainik School online Admission 2024-25 will be conducted for admission in 33 Sainik schools. Sainik school admission 2024-25 exams are in January 21, 2024.


When will be the AISSEE 2024-25 exam held?

AISSEE 2024-25 exams will be conducted on January 21, 2024.

I want to apply for the AISSEE 2024-25 Exam. When will be the AISSEE 2024-25 Exam conducted?

Sainik School Exams Registration 2024-25?
The exam will start on 24 December. We will publish more updates on this page.

When will Sainik School Result 2024 published?

AISSEE results for the 2024-25 exam have been published at Candidates can log in and check their scorecards.

Can my girl child apply for Sainik School Admission 2024-25?

Yes, she can apply for Sainik School Admission 2024-25, if fulfills other admission eligibility e.g. age, etc. Sainik School has already started accepting both girl’s and boys’ child applications.

Is a medical test held for Sainik School admission?

Yes, after passing the AISSEE Test, the candidate will get a call for a medical test.

What is the age limit for girls?

Age limits are the same for boys and girls admission.

What is the exam AISSEE Exam mode and pattern?

AISSEE Exams are OMR Sheets and multiple-choice questions are asked in the exam.

How many total Sainik schools are there?

There are 33 active Sainik schools as of 2024. The Ministry of Defence has approved 18 New Sainik Schools for which admissions will also take place for the academic year 2024-25.

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