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Sainik School Admission 2020 – Sainik School Society has released the Sainik School admission form 2020 on Boys whose age is between 10 to 12 years and 13 to 15 years can apply for Sainik School classes 6th and 9th admissions respectively. Eligible students have to register online for Sainik School Admission 2020 till September 23, 2019. To complete the Sainik School admission form, students have to pay the fee of Rs.400/- (Rs.250/- for SC/ST) and upload the relevant documents. Sainik School Entrance Exam 2020 (AISSEE) for admission to classes 6th and 9th will be held on January 5, 2020. Read the article to know the entire information related to the Sainik School Admission 2020.

All India Sainik School Entrance Examination (AISSEE) is a national-level entrance test for Class 5th & 8th students to get admission in 31 Sainik Schools of India. Students have to qualify AISSEE 2020 and a medical examination to get shortlisted. The final admission will be offered on a merit basis only. In 2019, three new Sainik Schools were added at Chandrapur (Maharashtra), Mainpuri (Uttar Pradesh) and Jhansi (Uttar Pradesh).

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Sainik School Admission 2020 - Exam Overview

Name of Exam
All India Sainik School Entrance Examination
Commonly Known As
AISSEE Examination
Conducting Authority
Sainik Schools Society
Mode of Exam
Conducted for
Admission to Sainik School in classes VI and IX
Total Marks for written examination
300 (For class VI), 400 (For class IX)
Selection Process
Written test followed by a medical exam
Number of Attempts
Once in a Year

Sainik School Admission 2020 Dates

To get admission in Sanik Schools, students must be aware of Sainik School Entrance exam dates and application date. Check the Sainik School Admission dates below

Sainik School Admission Dates
Sainik School Admission 2020 Schedule
July 29, 2019
2Sainik School Registration 2020 StartsAugust 5, 2019
3Last Date for Receipt of Sainik School Admission Forms & Fee
September 23, 2019
Release date of AISSEE 2020 Admit Card
December 2, 2019
Sainik School Admission Entrance Exam 2020 (AISSEE) Dates
January 5, 2020
5Evaluation of AnswersheetJanuary 12 to 20, 2020
6Release of Written Result & Medical Exam Call Letter
February 3 to 7, 2020
7Date of Medical Exam
February 20 to March 10, 2020
8Final Sainik School Admission 2020 Merit List
March 20, 2020
9Overall admission of wards based on the common merit listMarch 28 to 30, 2020
10Intimidation of Surplus candidates to all Sainik SchoolsMarch 31, 2020

Sainik School Admission Eligibility 2020

Students need to satisfy the Sainik School admission eligibility 2020 before applying online. The final details of eligibility are mentioned in the official notification. Only Boys are allowed to apply for Sainik School Admission 2020. Besides, there is a minimum age limit and education qualification under the eligibility criteria for Sainik school admission-

Eligibility for Class 6th Admission

  • Boys whose age if between 10 to 12 years as on March 31, 2020
  • Students should be studying in Class V in a recognized school.

Eligibility for Class 9th Admission

  • Boys who have an age between 13-14 years as on March 31, 2020.
  • Students should be studying in Class VIII in a recognized school.

Sainik School Admission 2020 Reservation

There will be a reservation policy for different categories for Sainik School Admission 2020. Final selection will be made after considering these Sainik School admission reservation norms-

  • A total of 15% seats are reserved for SC candidates

  • The reservation for ST candidates is 7.5% seats.

  • There is also the reservation for home state students is 67% seats

  • Remaining 33% seats are reserved for students belonging to other states and union territories. Seats that are left unfilled in this category will be merged with seats of the home state.

  • A total of 25% seats are reserved for children of service personnel including ex-servicemen.

Sainik School Admission Form 2020

The Sainik school admission form 2020 along with the prospectus has been issued online on August 5, 2019. Students can register online for Sainik school admission 2020 on The process of submitting the application form is completely online. Students have to follow the given steps to complete the Sainik Schools application process.

Step 1: Online Sainik School Registration

  • Visit the main website, and click on the "Application" link available on the home page.
  • A new page with some instructions about fee, documents required will appear on the screen. Students are suggested to read the instructions carefully and click on "Proceed" tab
  • A blank application form will appear on your screen entre your personal information, Medium of Exam, School Applied For, Choice of Exam Centres, Father's and Mother's details and permanent address.
  • Now, click on "Save" to generate the User ID and Password and save the same.

Step 2: Upload Photograph & Signature

  • Now, upload the scanned copy of the passport-sized photograph and signature of candidates in the given size and format.
  • Both the scanned copies should be in .jpg format.
  • The size of the photograph and signature image should be less than 1 MB.

Step 3: Online Fee Payment

  • After uploading the scanned images, students have to pay the application fee of Rs. 400/- (Rs. 250 for SC/ST) in online mode.
  • Students can pay the fee through Credit Card/ Debit Card/ Net Banking.
  • There will be additional transaction charges of Rs. 30/-.

Step 4: Upload Documents-

  • In this step, students have to upload the scanned copies of the Birth Certificate, Domicile Certificate, and Caste certificate.
  • The format should be .jpg, .png, .pdf
  • The size of each document should not be more than 2 MB
  • General ad Defence category students need not upload the Caste certificate.

Step 5: Download Confirmation Page- After completing the above steps, a confirmation page will be generated. Students should check all the details available in the admission form and download the confirmation page for future reference.

Step 6: Submit the Sainik School Admission 2020 Form- Now, click on "Submit" to finally submit the admission form.

Students of given states where no Sainik school is available can contact the mentioned schools for admission

States/UTsConcerned Sainik School
DelhiSainik School, Kunjpura
ChandigarhSainik School, Kapurthala
TripuraSainik School, Imphal
Lakshadeep & MaheSainik School, Kazhakootam
Puducherry & KaraikalSainik School, Amaravathinagar
GoaSainik School, Satara
Diu & Daman, Dadar & Nagar HaveliSainik School, Balachadi
Meghalaya & SikkimSainik School, Goalpara
Andaman & Nicobar IslandSainik School, Purulia
Yanam & TelanganaSainik School, Korukonda

Sainik School Exam Pattern 2020

Before appearing in the Sainik School Entrance Exam 2020, students must be aware of the examination pattern of the test. The Sainik School exam pattern consists of a marking scheme, sections available, duration, and medium of the AISSEE 2020-

Sainik School Entrance Exam Pattern For Class 6th



No of Questions & Marks/Ques

Total Marks

Duration (Minutes)



50 x 3





25 x 2





25 x 2





25 x 2




125 Questions



Sainik School Entrance Exam Pattern For Class 9th



No of Questions & Marks/Ques

Total Marks

Duration (Minutes)



50 x 4





25 x 2





25 x 2




General Science

25 x 2




Social Studies

25 x 2




150 Questions



Sainik School Syllabus 2020

  • Sainik School Society prescribed the AISSEE 2020 syllabus for Class 6th & Class 9th entrance exams. Sainik School Admission 2020 test syllabus includes the CBSE Class 5th and CBSE Class 8th syllabus for AISSEE Class 6th & Class 9th exam, respectively.
  • The AISSEE Class 9 syllabus covers topics from Mathematics, English, Science, History, Civics and Geography.
  • Sainik School syllabus for class 6 comprises topics such as addition, subtraction, multiplication and division of numbers, fractions and decimals etc. from the Mathematics (Arithmetic) paper and the English paper includes composition, tenses, synonyms and antonyms and a few other topics.

Sainik School Admit Card 2020

Students appearing in AISSEE 2020 must have their admit card. Sainik School admit card will be released on the official website, on December 2, 2019. It is a mandatory document that contains the basic details of the students and their roll number along with the examination venue. Students will need their User ID and password generated at the time of Sainik School Admission 2020 registration.

Sainik School Question Papers

Sainik School Society will release the AISSEE question papers after the declaration of result. These Sainik school question papers help students to know the marking scheme of the AISSEE 2020, type of questions asked, difficulty level and more. Practicing the previous year's Sainik school question papers also helps in evaluating the student's preparation level. Students can treat these question papers as sample or model test papers. Preparing with AISSEE question papers increase the chances to get Sainik School Admission 2020.

Sainik School Answer Key 2020

The exam conducting authority will release the set-wise AISSEE 2020 answer key after the conduction of Sainik School Entrance Exam 2020. The answer key consists of correct answers to all the questions asked in the Sainik School Admission 2020 test. With the help of the AISSEE answer key, students can analyze their performance in the exam before the result announcement. Students can check their answers by comparing the same with the Sainik School 2020 answer key. Alongside, students can use these official AISSEE answer keys to calculate their probable scores in the exam.

Sainik School Result 2020

AISSEE Result 2020 will be announced in the first week of February 2020. Students need to visit the official website to check the Sainik school admission 2020 result. Only selected candidates who will qualify the AISSEE 2020 exam will be called to appear in Medical Examination. The final merit list after medical will be issued in the month of March 2020. On the basis of the candidate's performance in the Sainik School entrance exam 2020 and the medical test, a final merit list will be prepared. Students have to follow the steps given below to check the AISSEE 2020 result of the written test held for Sainik School Admission 2020:

Step 1: Click on the link for Sainik School result 2020 given above.

Step 2: In the login window, enter roll number/ form number and password

Step 3: The result of Sainik School admission 2020 will be displayed on the screen

Step 4: Download the result, take a printout of the same and retain it for future reference

Sainik School Admission 2020 Qualifying Marks

To pass the Sainik School entrance exam 2020, students have to obtain a minimum of 25% marks in each subject and a minimum of 40% aggregate marks. However, qualifying the entrance exam doesn't guarantee a call for the medical exam. Students have to pass the AISSEE 2020 with a minimum cut off marks to get selected for the next round of admission. Check the previous year's cut off here

Sainik School Class 6 Cutoff


cutoff marks

SC (Scheduled Caste)


ST (Scheduled Tribe)


UK (Defence)


UK (Gen)


Other (Defence)


Other (General)

Uttar Pradesh




West Bengal






Tamil Nadu




Sainik School Class 9 Cutoff marks


Cutoff marks







UK (Gen)


Other (Defence)




Sainik School Admission 2020 Merit List

Based on the total marks obtained by candidates, the final merit list for Sainik School admission 2020 will be prepared. Students' rank for Sainik School admission 2020 will be determined on the basis of their marks in the Sainik School Entrance exam and the medical test, both. The following tie-breaking rules will be considered while making the final merit list-

  1. If there is a tie in the overall marks between two students, one securing more marks in mathematics will be considered.
  2. If the tie still persists, English marks will be considered for admission in Class 9th) while for admission in Class 6th, marks obtained in Intelligence Test will be considered.
  3. In the case of a persisting tie, marks for General Science (Class IX)/ Language (class VI) will be taken into account.
  4. Finally, if the tie still remains, the boy younger in age will be selected.

Students have to bring their AISSEE 2020 result card and admit card along with their passport-sized photograph while appearing in the medical exam. The details related to the same will be updated after the declaration of the Sainik School Admission 2020 result.

List of Sainik Schools & Exam Centres in India

Sainik Schools

Exam Centres

Number of Seats

Sainik School Satara

Ahemdabad, Kolhapur, Latur, Mahad, Mumbai, Nagpur, Nanded, Nasik, Pune, Satara and Solapur
(Only Satara for Class 9th)

Sainik School Kunjpura


Class 6th- 79 Seats
Class 9th- 31 Seats

Sainik School Kapurthala

Kapurthala, Amritsar, Ludhiana, Faridkot, Patiala

Sainik School Balachadi

  • Army Public School, Near Hanuman Camp, Sahibaug, Ahmedabad
  • Sainik School Balachadi, Taluka – Jodiya, Jamnagar
  • Mahidharpura English Medium Urban School, Sahyog Society, Sumul Road, Surat
Class 6th- 80 Seats
Class 9th- 40 Seats

Sainik School Chittorgarh


Class 6th- 100 Seats
Class 9th- 10 Seats

Sainik School Korukonda

  • Vizianagaram
  • Visakhapatnam
  • Rajahmundry
  • Vijayawada
  • Guntur
  • Srikakulam
  • Hyderabad
  • Karimnagar
Class 6th- 60 Seats
Class 9th- 20 Seats

Sainik School Kazhakootam

  • Thiruvananthapuram (Sainik School Kazhakootam)
  • Kottayam
  • Ernakulam
  • Kozhikode
  • Palakkad
Class 6th- 80 Seats
Class 9th- 10 Seats

Sainik School Purulia

  • Purulia
  • Kolkata
  • Burdwan
  • Siliguri
  • Port Blair (Andaman and Nicobar Islands)
Class 6th- 66 Seats
Class 9th- 14 Seats

Sainik School Bhubaneswar


Class 6th- Approx. 100 seats

Class 6th- Nil

Sainik School Amaravathinagar

For Class IX - Udumalpet, Puducherry & Chennai.
For Class VI - Amaravathinagar & Puducherry

Class 6th- 90 seats

Class 9th- 06 seats

Sainik School Rewa

Madhya Pradesh

Class 6th- 70 Seats
Class 9th- 15 Seats

Sainik School Tilaiya

  • Bokaro
  • Chaibasa
  • Daltonganj
  • Deoghar
  • Dhanbad
  • Dumka
  • Giridih
  • Gumla
  • Hazaribagh
  • Jamshedpur
  • Koderma
  • Ranchi
  • Tilaiya
  • Sahebganj (Bihar)
Class 6th- 120 Seats
Class 9th- 20 Seats

Sainik School Bijapur

  • Bijapur
  • Bengaluru
  • Belgaum
  • Dharwad
  • Gulbarga
Class 6th- 95 Seats
Class 9th- 5 Seats

Sainik School Goalpara



Sainik School Ghorakhal

Almora, Dehradun, Ghorakhal, Kotdwar, Pithoragarh, Roorkee, Srinagar (Garhwal), Rudrapur (Udham Singh Nagar) and Haldwani

Class 6th- 65 Seats
Class 9th- 20 Seats

Sainik School Nagrota

Nagrota, Leh and Srinagar

Sainik School, Imphal

  • Imphal
  • Aizawl
  • Agartala

Sainik School Sujanpur Tira

Himachal Pradesh

Sainik School Nalanda


Class 6: 70 seats
Class 9: 20 seats

Sainik School, Gopalganj

Chapra, Gopalganj, Motihari, Muzaffarpur, Patna & Siwan

Class 6: 70 seats (Approx.)
Class 9: 12 seats (Approx.)

Sainik School Punglwa

Class 6: Dimapur, Kohima, Mon, Tuensang, Sainik School Punglwa.
Class 9: Tuensang, Sainik School Punglwaa

Class 6: 110 seats
Class 9: 20 seats

Sainik School Kodagu



Sainik School Ambikapur

For Class 6th- Ambikapur, Raipur, Raigarh, Bilaspur, Kanker and Jagdalpur

For Class 9th- Ambikapur

Class 6th- 100 boys

class 9th- 25 boys

Sainik School Rewari


Class 6th- 90 boys

class 9th- 20 boys

Sainik School Kalikiri

Andhra Pradesh


Sainik School ChhingChhip

For Class 6th- Aizawl, Lunglei, Sainik School Chhingchhip

For Class 9th- Aizawl

Class 6- 63 boys & 7 girls

Class 9- 10 Boys

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