State-wise list of Sainik Schools in India 2023
In India, a comprehensive list of Sainik Schools is available by state for the year 2023. These schools operate under the supervision of the Defense Ministry (MoD). Recently, the Central Government authorized the establishment of 100 government and private schools in partnership with the Sainik School Society. These institutions will operate as a specialized vertical, separate from the existing Sainik Schools overseen by the MoD. The first phase of this initiative proposes to select 100 affiliate partners from among states, NGOs, and private entities.
Benefits of Sainik Schools
Provide cost-effective ways in reaching out to larger populations across all regions in the country.
Meeting the growing demand for Sainik Schools and providing effective physical, psycho-social, spiritual, intellectual, emotional, and cognitive development. Savings in training duration, deployment of trainers, maintenance and operations budgets, while substantially improving the quality of youth entering various walks of life.
Latest List of Sainik Schools in India
List of New 21 Sainik Schools (Setting up of 100 New Sainik Schools): The Ministry of Defence (MoD) has granted permission for the establishment of 21 new Sainik Schools across India. These schools will be established in collaboration with NGOs, private schools, and State Governments as part of the Government’s initiative to establish 100 new Sainik Schools throughout the country in partnership mode. They will be different from the existing Sainik Schools. There are currently 33 Sainik Schools in the country, and the list of these schools is provided below. Additionally, the latest state-wise reports for your information can also be found below.
Here is the complete list of 33 Sainik schools in India in 2023
Sainik School in Uttar Pradesh: The state of Uttar Pradesh boasts several esteemed Sainik Schools, including Sainik School Mainpuri, Sainik School Jhansi, and Sainik School Lucknow.
Sainik School in Andhra Pradesh: There are three prominent Sainik Schools located in the southern Indian state of Andhra Pradesh: Sainik School in Korukonda, Sainik School in Kalikiri, and Sainik School in Andhra Pradesh.
Sainik School in Bihar: There are three Sainik Schools located in Bihar, namely Sainik School Nalanda, Sainik School Gopalganj, and Sainik School Bihar.
Sainik School in Jammu & Kashmir: The educational institutions known as Sainik School in Jammu & Kashmir include Sainik School Nagrota and Sainik School Manasbal.
Sainik School in Karnataka: The following educational institutions are Sainik Schools located in the state of Karnataka: Sainik School Bijapur and Sainik School Kodagu.
Sainik School in Maharashtra: The educational institutions known as Sainik Schools are present in various locations throughout India, including the state of Maharashtra. Within Maharashtra, there are two such schools, one located in Satara and the other in Chandrapur.
Sainik School in Rajasthan: The following are the names of three Sainik schools located in the state of Rajasthan: Sainik School Rajasthan, Sainik School Chittorgarh, and Sainik School Jhunjhunu.
Sainik School in Arunachal Pradesh
- Sainik School East Siang
Sainik School in Assam
- Sainik School Goalpara
Sainik School in Chhattisgarh
- Sainik School Ambikapur
Sainik School in Gujarat
- Sainik School Balachadi
Sainik School in Haryana
- Sainik School Kunjpura Sainik School Rewari
Sainik School in Himachal Pradesh
- Sainik School SujanpurTira
Sainik School in Jharkhand
- Sainik School Tilaiya
Sainik School in Kerala
- Sainik School Kazhakootam
Sainik School in Madhya Pradesh
- Sainik School Rewa
Sainik School in Manipur
- Sainik School Imphal
Sainik School in Mizoram
- Sainik School Chhingchhip
Sainik School in Nagaland
- Sainik School Punglwa
Sainik School in Odisha
- Sainik School Bhubaneswar
Sainik School in Punjab
- Sainik School Kapurthala
Sainik School in Tamil Nadu
- Sainik School Amaravathi Nagar
Sainik School in Uttarakhand
- Sainik School Ghorakhal
Sainik School in West Bengal
- Sainik School Purulia
Sainik School Fees Structure
The Sainik School has a fee structure for the academic year 2019-2020. The total fee for new admissions is Rs. 1,05,698 (Gen/Def) and Rs. 1,04,198/- (SC/ST) per annum, which can be paid in advance or two half-yearly installments in June and October. Parents are expected to pay the revised fees and clothing charges when the rates are increased by the Sainik Schools Society, New Delhi/Principal in subsequent years until their child completes their education in the school. Failure to pay fees within one week from the due date may result in the expulsion of the student. New entrants must pay their school fees in one installment at the time of admission. It is important to note that the fee structure is revised annually by the order issued by the Sainik School Society.
Reservation in Sainik Schools
The Sainik Schools have established a reservation system for admissions. Two-thirds of the seats in each school are reserved for male students from the state where the school is located. The remaining one-third of the seats are open to male candidates from other states and union territories, in proportion to their male population. Additionally, 15% of the total seats are reserved for Scheduled Castes and 7.5% for Scheduled Tribes. Furthermore, 25% of the seats are reserved for children of service personnel, including ex-servicemen. If suitable SC/ST/DEF candidates are not available, then the vacancies will be filled on a merit basis.
The government is proposing a new scheme in which NGOs, private schools, and states can collaborate to establish Sainik Schools across the country. The aim is to provide education opportunities in a “CBSE Plus” type of educational environment by involving interested government and private schools, as well as NGOs, to establish or align their systems with the Sainik Schools’ ethos, value system, and national pride. This scheme intends to enroll existing or upcoming schools to follow the Sainik Schools curriculum and be affiliated with the Sainik Schools Society. The scheme has reached an advanced stage, and detailed guidelines and requisite approvals are forthcoming.
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7 New Latest Sainik Schools
The following are the details of the seven latest Sainik Schools established within the past three years. These schools are as follows: Sainik School, Jhunjhunu in Rajasthan established in 2018, Sainik School, East Siang in Arunachal Pradesh established in 2018, Sainik School, Jhansi in Uttar Pradesh established in 2019, Sainik School, Mainpuri in Uttar Pradesh established in 2019, Sainik School, Chandrapur in Maharashtra established in 2019, Sainik School, Amethi in Uttar Pradesh established in 2020, and Sainik School, Sambalpur in Odisha established in 2020.
|No.||Name of School||State||Year|
|1.||Sainik School, Jhunjhunu||Rajasthan||2018|
|2.||Sainik School, East Siang||Arunachal Pradesh||2018|
|3.||Sainik School, Jhansi||Uttar Pradesh||2019|
|4.||Sainik School, Mainpuri||Uttar Pradesh||2019|
|5.||Sainik School, Chandrapur||Maharashtra||2019|
|6.||Sainik School, Amethi||Uttar Pradesh||2020|
|7.||Sainik School, Sambalpur||Odisha||2020|
State-Wise Sainik School List PDF 2023
The details of the number of schools functioning at present in the country, state-wise, are as under:-
|No.||Name of Sainik School||Location|
|3||East Siang||Arunachal Pradesh|
|11||Sujanpur Tira||Himachal Pradesh|
This information was tabled in a written reply by Raksha Rajya Mantri Shri Shripad Naik to a question asked by Dr. Banda Prakash in Rajya Sabha today.
SAINIK SCHOOL REVISED TUITION FEE DEMAND FOR THE YEAR 2022-2023
The Sainik Schools Society has recently announced a revision in the tuition fee demand for the academic session of 2022-2023. As per the latest update, there will be no increase in the tuition fee, and it will remain the same as the previous session, which is Rs. 87,846 only. The decision has been made to provide relief to parents and students, and the new Sainik School Fee Structure 2022 has been updated accordingly. [New Sainik School Fee Structure 2022]
Latest Sainik School News 2023
- Official Website Link for Sainik Schools in India
- Revised Sainik School Fee Structure 2022-2023
- Reservation in Sainik School Admission 2020
- New Sainik Schools in 2020
- Girls in Sainik Schools