Sainik School Kodagu Admission 2023 for Class VI and IX, Dates, Application Form


Sainik School Kodagu Admission


Sainik School Kodagu announces Admission for Class VI and IX for Session 2023-2024 through AISSEE, Apply now


Sainik School Kodagu Admission 2023 for Class VI and IX – Sainik School Kodagu, invites application from eligible candidates for admission to Class VI and IX standards for the academic session 2023-2024. Admission for Girls is open for Class VI only. Admission will be done on the basis of All India Sainik School Entrance Exam (AISSEE) 2023.


Sainik School Kodagu Admission 2023


Important Dates

  • Prospectus Releasing Date: 21st October 2022
  • Sale of application form/ Apply Online: 21st October, 2022
  • Last date to get application form/ Apply Online: 30th November 2022
  • Hall Ticket Available from – Mid of December 2022
  • Date of Sainik School Entrance Exam: 08th January 2023



  • To prepare the boys academically, mentally and physically for entry into the National Defence Academy/Indian Naval Academy


Eligibility Criteria

Age Limit

  • For Admission to Class-VI: A candidate should be between 10 and 12 years as on 31 March 2023 for admission to Class-VI; i.e. he/she should have been born between 01 April 2011 and 31 March 2013 (both days inclusive) for admission to the Academic Year 2023-24. 
  • For Admission to Class-IX: A candidate should be between 13 and 15 years as on 31 March 2023 for admission to Class-IX; i.e. he should have been born between 01 April 2008 and 31 March 2010 (both days inclusive) for admission to the Academic Year 2023-24. He should have passed Class-VIII Exam from a Recognised School at the time of admission
  • Curriculum – 10+2 System of CBSE (Science Stream)


Seats Reservation

  • SC – 15%, ST – 7.5% & Defense 25% (as per existing rules and regulations)


Application Form

  • Online application form can be filled up on School Website:
  • Offline Prospectus-Cum-Application form can also be obtained from the school (by hand) on submission of Demand Draft in favour Principal, Sainik School Kodagu” payable at Kushalnagar (Karnataka)
  • For obtaining prospectus by hand, the purchaser is to produce valid Identity proof viz. Aadhar Card/Voters ID/PAN Card/Driving License


Application Fee

  • General/Def Category – Rs.650/-
  • SC/ST Category – Rs.500/-


Exam Pattern

  • Paper Pencil on OMR Answer Sheets with Multiple Choice Questions (MCQ) for both Classes VI and IX.
  • Candidates are advised to check availability of seats and reservation criteria for admission into Sainik School Kodagu in the Information Bulletin published / uploaded in the Website of NTA.
  • Admission in Sainik Schools for Classes VI & IX will be only through appearing in Entrance Examination. There is no provision for lateral admission in any other class in Sainik Schools or to change the choice of the School made at the time of applying Online.
  • Only Indian Nationals are eligible to appear in the AISSEE.


Exam Centres

  • For Class VI: Bangalore and Sainik School Kodagu
  • For Class IX: Sainik School Kodagu only


Annual Fees

  • Rs. 153,000 including Tuition Fee and messing charges (approximate amount); hike of 10% is likely in subsequent year(s); other miscellaneous expenditure as applicable



  • Avail Merit/Income based and exclusive SC/ST scholarships from Govt of Karnataka for boys of Karnataka domicile. Defence Scholarships for wards of Serving/Ex-Service personnel of the Armed Forces

For more details and to apply online, please visit the official website