The National Testing Agency has extended the online application submission date for the All India Sainik School Exam (AISSEE) 2021. As per the notification, the last date for application submission has been extended till December 3, 2020. Earlier the last date for application submission was November 19, 2020.
Candidates who have not applied for AISSEE 2021 yet can do so through the website- aissee.nta.nic.in.
To apply for admission to class 6, the student should be between 10 and 12 years of age as on March 31. For class 9, a student should be between 13 and 15 years old. Age will be calculated as on March 31. Admissions for girl candidates are open in class 6 only in all Sainik schools. To appear for the exam, candidates will have to pay a fee of Rs 550. For reserved category candidates, it is Rs 400.
The official notification reads, “With a view to ensure larger participation of candidates and to remove the hardships caused to them, it has been decided to extend the last date for submission of online application forms in respect of the exam up to December 3,”
The AISSEE 2021 is scheduled to be conducted on January 10, 2021 in a pen and paper-based exam consisting of multiple-choice questions (MCQs).