Age Limit and Eligibility
For class VI
A boy seeking admission should have completed 10 years of age but not completed 11 years as on 01 July of the year of admission. He should not have appeared for Sainik School Entrance Examination from any other centre of India earlier.
For Class IX
A boy seeking admission should have completed 13 year of age but not completed 14 years as on 01 July of admission.The boy seeking admission to class IX should be studying in class VIII in a recognized school. He should not have appeared for Sainik School Entrance Examination for Class IX from any other center in India earlier.
Reservation of Seats applicable to both class VI and IX(i) For SC Candidates :15%. (ii) For ST Candidates : 71/2 % Seats. (iii)Excluding SC & ST ,67% seats reserved for Home State(TN) candidates and balance 33% left over of seat will be thrown open to boys from other states and Union Territories and home State in order of merit. (iv) 25% seats reserved for childern of service personel including Ex- Servicemen.
There are approximately 80 seats for Class VI and 10 seats for Class IX. However total vacancies may vary depending upon withdrawal / passing out of XII std boys.
The medium of examination for both class VI and class IX will be in English or any other recognised official language. The question papers of Class VI will be set in English and all the recognized official languages. But the question paper for class IX will be set in English only.
More Details in Prospectus [PDF]