AISSEE 2021: Sainik School Admission registration begins, Entrance Test on 10 January, Details

NTA on behalf of Sainik School Society invites online admission applications for Class 6 and 9 under All India Sainik Schools Entrance Exam 2021 (AISSEE). Candidates visiting the website can apply for admission to Sainik Schools for Class 6 or 9, on or before 19 November 2020.

By Rohit Sindhu, Updated : Nov 07, 2020 14:39 IST
AISSEE 2021: Sainik School Admission registration begins, Entrance Test on 10 January, Details
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The National Testing Agency (NTA) would be conducting the All India Sainik Schools Entrance Examination-2021 (AISSEE) on 10 January 2021 (Sunday) for admissions to Classes VI and IX in 33 Sainik Schools spread across 23 States and one Union Territory. NTA begins the Online admission registration on behalf of Sainik Schools Society from 20 October 2020. Students desirous to take admissions into Sainik School in Class VI or IX, can apply online for AISSEE 2021.

Sainik Schools Society (SSS) offers admission to Class VI and Class IX for the academic year 2021-22, Admission is based on the performance of candidates in the All India Sainik Schools Entrance Examination (AISSEE). The process of online applications which started on 20 October 2020 will close on 19 November 2020. Candidates are required to submit their applications after registering on the website

AISSEE 2021 will be conducted by National Testing Agency (NTA). A detailed information bulletin is also available on the NTA site- From the academic session 2021-22, reservation in admission for OBC-NCL category has been introduced. Girl candidates are now eligible for admission to Class VI in all 33 Sainik Schools.

AISSEE 2021 Examination:

Sainik Schools are English medium residential schools affiliated to CBSE. They prepare cadets to join the National Defence Academy, Indian Naval Academy and other Training Academies, for Officers. AISSEE Entrance exam for admission to Class VI will take place from 10.00 am to 12.30 pm and exam for admission to Class IX from 10.00 am, to 1.00 pm. AISSEE 2021 will be held on 10th January 2021 (Sunday).

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Eligibility for Admission to Class VI- Candidate should be between 10 and 12 years as on 31.03.2021. Admission for Girls is open in Class VI only in all Sainik Schools.

Eligibility for Admission to Class IX- Candidate should be between 13 and 15 years as on 31.03.2021 and should have passed Class VIII, from a recognised school, at the time of admission.

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The AISSEE 2021 Entrance examination will be conducted in Pen-paper (OMR Sheets based) mode. Scheme/ duration/ medium/ syllabus of examination, list of Sainik Schools and their tentative intake, reservation of seats, exam cities, passing requirements, important dates, etc., relating to the exam are contained in the Information Bulletin hosted on or Candidates who desire to appear in the exam may read the detailed Information Bulletin for AISSEE 2021 and apply online only at between 20th October 2020 and 19th November 2020.Entrance exam wil consist of multiple-choice based questions.

Note- All the exam related information as amended from time-to-time, if any, will be available on this website only. Candidates must regularly view this admission portal for exam and admission update.