Admission Procedure

  1. The school is a residential institution for boys for admissions in Classes VI and IX only. Candidates must qualify in the entrance examination to be eligible for admission. Boys who are between the age of 10-12 years for Class VI and 13-15 years for Class IX as on  31 Mar of the year in which admission is sought, are eligible to take the examination.
  1. Centres for written examination are Nagrota, Leh and Srinagar.
  1. 67% seats are reserved for the candidates of J&K domicile including reservation for SC/ST/Defence categories and 33% seats are offered to the boys of other States. The entrance examination for selection of candidates is held on the first Sunday in January, every year. The broad framework of the entrance examination is as under:-


Ser Subject No of Question Total Marks Duration
(a) Mathematics 50 150  

2 hrs

(b) General Knowledge (Science & Social Studies 25 50
(c) language 25 50
(d) Intelligence 25 50  30 min



Ser Subject No of Question Total Marks Duration
(a) Mathematics 50 200  


2½ hrs

(b) English 25 50
(c) Intelligence 25 50
(d) General Science 25 50
(e) Social Studies 25 50  30 min


  1. The advertisement for entrance examination and application form (both online and offline) will be issued tentatively by Mid Oct.
  1. Further details may be obtained from:
    School Website: www.sainikschoolnagrota
    School e-mail:
    Phone No. regarding admission enquiry: 0191-2673023