All India Sainik Schools Entrance Examination


The National Testing Agency (NTA) has been established by Ministry of Education, Government of India an independent/autonomous, self-reliant and self-sustained premier testing organization. NTA will be conducting the All India Sainik Schools Entrance Examination (AISSEE)-2023 for admission to Class 6 and Class 9 in 33 Sainik Schools across the country, for the academic year 2023-24. 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. Ministry of Defence (MoD) has approved 18 New Sainik Schools, which operate in partnership with NGOs/private schools/State Governments. These approved new Sainik Schools function under the aegis of Sainik Schools Society. Admission to the Sainik School stream of Class 6 of the New Sainik Schools, for the academic year 2023-24 is also through AISSEE 2023.

Eligibility Criteria

Class 6 Eligibility Criteria

  • Boys/Girls who are studying in Class 5 in a recognized school and whose age is between 10 to 12 years as of March 31, 2024, are eligible to apply.

Class 9 Eligibility Criteria

  • A candidate who has passed the Class 8 exam from a recognized school aged between 13 and 15 years as of March 31, 2024. The candidate should have been born between April 01, 2009, and March 31, 2011.
Important Dates


Important Date  

Notification release date

October 21, 2023

Application start date

October 21, 2023

Sainik school admission 2024-25 last date

November 30, 2023

Application correction window

December 2 to 6, 2023

Admit card availability

Last week of December 2023 

OMR instruction release date

December 2023

Sainik School exam date 2024

January 7, 2024

Student’s OMR release date

Second week of January 2024 

AISSEE Answer key 2024 date

Second week of January 2024

Result announcement

Last week of January 2024 

Medical exam

February 2024

Final result

March 2024

Application and Exam Modes

Mode of Application


Mode of Exam

Offline (Pen and Paper based)

How to Register
  1. Candidates will have to begin with the Sainik School registration process. Visit the website –
  2. Click on ‘New Registration’. Fill in your email id and phone number.
  3. A system-generated application number will be sent to the candidate’s email address and phone number.
  4. Candidates can use the system-generated Application number to log in and check the AISSEE form status 2024.
  5. Fill in all the personal information and details asked in the application form for AISSEE 2024 carefully. Click on the ‘Submit’ button. Upload the official documents/certificates being mindful of the size dimensions and the format in which they are asked to be uploaded.
  6. Click on the ‘Submit’ button. It will take you to the payment gateway page. Select the payment method out of the given options on the website. Pay the required fee online.
  7. After successful payment of the fee, a confirmation page will appear. Candidates must take a printout of the same for future reference.
  • Sainik School is a great opportunity for the students to make their future in the field of Army in the country which plays an important role in making you disciplined, trained, and effective right from your childhood. 
  • By getting admission to Sainik School, the student prepares to a great extent in the field of NDA and Navy. Sainik School contributes significantly to developing a student to his full potential. 
  • There are Sainik Schools in many states in the country, whose total number is 33 as of now. Every year the entrance test for admission to class 6 and class 9 is conducted by the National Testing Agency. After this, you have an interview and a medical test. 
  • After admission to Sainik School, you are allotted a hostel by staying in which the student does his study. Along with studies, other activities include sports and cultural programs as well as intellectual and creative programs. 
  • Applications come from all over the country for admission to Sainik School, whose admission process is quite difficult. Only the most qualified students are selected for these schools. 

2024 Class 6 Syllabus

  • Mathematics
    • Addition
    • Multiplication
    • fractions and decimals
    • LCM and HCF
    • Average
    • Ratio and Proportion
    • Simple Interest
    • Circle
    • Triangle
    • Geometry
    • Algebraic expressions
    • Profit and loss
    • LCM and HCF
    • Percentage
    • BODMAS Rule
  • English
    • Tenses
    • Articles
    • Prepositions
    • Sentences -Negative, Affirmative and Interrogative
    • One Word answers/fill in the blanks
    • Jumbled words
    • Spelling
    • Synonyms & Antonyms
    • Singular & Plural forms
    • Homonyms
  • Science
    • Plants & Animals
    • Food & Nutrition
    • Living things and non-living things and their Interdependence
    • Human body
    • Diseases
    • Rocks and Minerals
    • Environment
    • Natural satellite
    • Natural calamities
  • Social Science
    • Freedom Fighters and Reformers
    • Continents and Oceans
    • Freedom struggle
    • World & India Maps
    • Structure of Government
    • United Nation and its functions
    • Fundamental Rights and duties
    • Planets and Satellites
    • Solar System
    • Motion of the earth
    • United Nation and its functions

2024 Class 9 Syllabus

  • Mathematics
    • Squares and Square Roots
    • Compound Interest
    • LCM and HCF
    • Time and work
    • Ratio and Proportion
    • Algebraic Identities
    • Algebraic Identities
    • Triangle, Quadrilaterals,
    • Circle and its parts
    • Frequency Table
    • Cylinder, Cone, Sphere & Solids
    • Statistics
    • Equation in one variable
    • Cubes and Cube Roots
    • Polynomials
  • English
    • Spotting Errors
    • Prepositions
    • Active and Passive Voice
    • Reported Speech
    • Clauses
    • Articles
    • Tenses
    • Rearrange jumbled words into sentences
    • Antonyms and Synonyms
    • Question Tags and Framing sentences
    • Comparative and Superlative Degrees
  • Science
    • The Universe
    • Food production and management
    • Cell structure and its functions
    • Electricity and Magnetism
    • Metals and non-metals
    • Microorganisms
    • Refraction of light
    • Common Diseases
    • Sources of Energy
    • Metals and non-metals
    • Soil & Air
    • Structure of Atom
  • Social Science
    • History
      • India and the Modern world
      • Policies and impact of British rule
      • The British Rule in India
      • British administration in India after 1857
      • Religion and Social reform movement
      • Changes in Economic life
      • Religion and Social reform
    • Civics
      • Indian constitution
      • law and Social justice
      • India and the United Nations
      • Foreign Policy of India
      • India and its neighbours
      • Criminal Justice System
      • Development issues
      • United Nations- International agencies
    • Geography
      • United Nations- International agencies
      • Natural resources – Land, Soil, Energy, Water, Minerals
      • Manufacturing Industries
      • Environmental degradation
      • Plants and Wildlife
      • Human Resources
      • Agriculture
Cut Off Marks


AISSEE 2020-2021 Cut off for Class 6

AISSEE 2020-2021 Cut off for Class 9

General (Home State)


Girls- 262


General (Other State)

Boys- 228

Girls- 247



Boys- 221

Girls- 235


Boys- 225

Girls- NIL

Defence (Home State)

Boys- 218

Girls- 222


Defence (Other State)

Boys- 193

Girls- 208

Class 6

Class 9