About Sainik School Kapurthala-

About Sainik School Kapurthala- About Admission Information

sainik school kapurthala

About Sainik School Kapurthala- About Admission Information                     

                     Sainik School Kapurthala-


Sainik School Kapurthala is one of 24 Sainik Schools across India. The school was inaugurated in July 1961 by the then Defence Minister V.K.Krishna Menon, with the objective of preparing boys for entry into National Defence Academy in Khadakwasla. Its motto is “Knowledge, Humility, and Discipline”. It is a fully residential school for boys only, providing public school education. It has produced more than 1150 officers for the Indian armed forces through National Defence Academy. It is the only school among the twenty Sainik Schools which has held the Defence Minister’s trophy continuously for nine years.


Admission Information-



The admission is open to boys for Class VI and Class IX only.  At the time of admission, the candidate should have passed Class V for entry into Class VI and Class VIII for entry into Class IX.




For Class VI, the candidate should be more than ten (10) years and less than eleven (11) years of age on First of July of the year of admission.  For Class IX, the candidate should be more than thirteen (13) years and less than fourteen (14) years of age on First of July of the year of admission.




67% of the seats are reserved for domiciles of Punjab.  Short-fall if any, and remaining seats will be thrown open to boys from other States/Union Territories.  The distribution of the seats available is as under:-

  1.  Defense personnel and Ex-servicemen: 25%
  2. Scheduled Caste: 15%
  3. Scheduled Tribes: 7.5%


Entrance Examination-


Admission to Class VI and Class IX is granted strictly on the basis of an All India Entrance Examination which is conducted simultaneously at various centers throughout Punjab in the month of January.  The tentative centers in Punjab are Kapurthala, Amritsar, Faridkot, Ludhiana, and Patiala.  The center opted by the candidate as mentioned in the Call-Up letter will be final and no request for the change shall be entertained.  The written tests for  Class VI and Class IX are as under-


(a) Mathematics 100 (a) Mathematics 200
(b) Language Ability Test 100 (b) Science 75
(c) Intelligence Test 100 (c) English 100
(d) Social Studies   75
Total 300 Total 450


Details of Fees for the Academic


HEADs 2016-17
TUITION FEE Rs      52,493/-
DIET CHARGES Rs.     21,000/-
CLOTHING FEE Rs.       2,700/-
POCKET MONEY Rs.       1,500/-
Rs.     80,693/-
Caution Money (General) Rs        3,000/-
Caution Money  (SC/ST) Rs        1,500/-
TOTAL FEE FOR SC/ST CADETS Rs.      82,193/-



  • The school offers excellent facilities including well-designed, spacious classrooms with advanced equipment and tools.
  • The school also has state-of-the-art biology, chemistry, and physics, computer and language labs.
  • It has a well-stocked library and reading room with a vast range of books, encyclopedias, magazines, journals, etc.
  • The sports facilities are excellent as well, with grounds for football, basketball, cricket, volleyball and much more. There is also a well-equipped gymnasium for other athletic activities.


Kapurthala-Jalandhar Rd, Kapurthala, Punjab 144401

Phone Number: 01822-232532
Email: sskapurthala@yahoo.com