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The aim of Sainik School Nagrota is to prepare boys academically, mentally and physically for entry into the National Defence Academy (NDA) Khadakwasla and other professions. The school was conceived with the motive of bringing public school education to the doorstep of the common man and sending a maximum number of its cadets to National Defence Academy. So the candidates who are interested in it can apply. The further details about the admission in Sainik School Nagrota can be seen on the page.

Sainik School Nagrota Admission 2019

The admission form for Sainik School Nagrota Admission 2019 will be released in the first week of Jan 2019. The vision and mission of Sainik School are to offer quality education to the children of rural masses and to improve the mind and character of boys. The expected schedule is given below

Event Dates
Availability of Admission Form First week of Jan 2019
Last date for submission of Application form Last week of Feb 2019
Date of Entrance Exam Third week of April 2019

Eligibility Criteria

FOR CLASS VI: Boys between 10-11 years (i.e boys born between 02 Jul 2008 and 01 Jul 2009, both days inclusive)

FOR CLASS IX: Boys between 13-14 years (i.e boys born between 02 Jul 2005 to 01 Jul 2006, both days inclusive ) and passed class VIII from a recognized school.

Application Form

Candidates can fill their Application Form as per the expected date. All the candidates are advised must ensure their eligibility criteria before filling the application form. Candidates will be able to download their Application Form from the official website.

Number of Vacancies: For class Vl (Six), the number of vacancies is 70 and for class lX (Ninth) is 10.

Application Fee

The application fee for Sainik School Nagrota is given below.

Category At Counter By Post
General/Defence/Ex-Defence Rs. 400/- Rs. 450/-
SC/ST Rs. 250/- Rs. 300/-

Bank Drafts for Prospectus by Registered Post are to be made in favor of Principal, Sainik School Nagrota payable at SBI Extension Counter (Code 3938) Nagrota along with your application with the complete postal address. Money Order and IPO are not acceptable.

How to Apply for Sainik School Admission 2018?

The candidate has to go to the official site and then they can find the link for applying on the website. After that, the candidate has to fill up the necessary pieces of information and then pay the requisite fee.

Note: The application forms and prospectus will not be given to any coaching centre or any institute. The forms will be available for only individuals. There would be only two prospectuses allowed for one person, not more than two.

Written Exam

The candidates who apply for Sainik School Admission 2019 will have to give the written test first. The medium of examination for class Vl will be English, Hindi or Urdu. The medium for examination for class lX will be English only.

Selection Process

Through All over India, candidates apply for Sainik School. The candidates will be shortlisted according to the score in Entrance Test. Shortlisted candidates will go for Personal Interview and the candidates who will be selected after PI will go for Medical Fitness Test. After the Medical Test, the remained candidates will be able to join Sainik School.


The written test is followed by an interview for the students of both the classes VI and IX. Only the shortlisted candidates will be called to appear for the interview. The number of shortlisted candidates will be decided to keep in view the number of boys to be admitted in that particular academic session. The merit list is prepared on the basis of aggregate marks secured in the written test and interview. Merely qualifying for the written test does not confer any right for admission. Boys are selected strictly in accordance with the final merit list. The number of boys to be selected depends on the number of existing vacancies. The result of the written test is published in the leading newspapers of J&K. However, the candidates of other states who qualify for written examination are intimated by post.

Medical Examination

All boys, before admission to Sainik School, are medically examined by a Board consisting of Military Medical Specialists. Standards of health and medical fitness for admission are determined by the standards prescribed for NDA keeping in view the tender age of the boys and scope of their growth. In case of rejection on medical grounds, the parents can appeal against the decision of Medical Board through the School for holding a Review Medical board.


Candidates will be admitted based on the merit in All India Sainik Schools Entrance Examination. The result will be announced after the written examination. The shortlisted candidates will go the interview. After the interview process, the candidates will be shortlisted for the medical exam. The candidates who will pass the medical exam will be able to study in Sainik school Nagrota.


The State Government as well as Ministry of Defence award scholarships to the boys studying in the Sainik Schools on merit-cum-means basis. The award of Scholarship, is, however, subject to the decision of scholarship granting authorities and the school do not give any guarantee in this regard.

Official Website:

Insofar, Official details on Sainik School Nagrota Admission 2019 has not been announced. Information on this page is based on last year information brochure and for reference purpose only. As soon as Sainik School Nagrota releases Sainik School Nagrota Admission 2019 information brochure, details will be updated here.

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