The Rashtriya military schools in India were started in 1925 with establishment of Chail Military School (King George Royal Indian Military College) and later on Ajmer, Bangalore, Belgaum and Dholpur were started by Government of India. No other military school is authorized to be named as a Rashtriya Military School.
Students aged between 10-11 appear in CET for all military schools, followed by interview and medical examinations to join the school according to merit list (the success rate is approximately 1% of the total applicant).
Admission to class IX is through a Common Entrance Test, which is conducted by the Rashtriya Military School.
- 70% of seats are reserved for the wards of JCOs, OR in Army, Navy and Air Force including ex-servicemen. 30% of the seats are reserved for the wards of officers and for the wards of civilians.
- 15% and 7.5% of the seats in each of these categories are reserved for SC and ST candidates.
- 10 seats in each Rashtriya Military School are reserved for wards of personnel killed in action.
Kittur Rani Chennamma Girls Sainik School
The prestigious institution was founded by great men of vision in memory of Kittur Rani Channamma.
Entrance Examination: Admission to the School is open to Girls from all states. However Karnataka Native / Karnataka Domicile Girls for Five years or more while applying for admission are only eligible for the Government of Karnataka Merit Scholarship. Only one chance will be allowed to any candidate for taking the entrance examination for admission to class VI. Only those Girls who have completed 10 years and are below 12 years of age as on 1st June of the year of the admission and having passed Standard V th at the time of admission are eligible. Medium of examination will be in English / Kannada.
Admissions to TRDA
Sainik & Military Schools Coaching Batch Timings: Jan 2018to Jan 2019
Timings: 04:00 PM to 07:00 PM
Age: Must not less than 9 years of age and not attaining the 10 years (for further admission to Sainik/Military Schools age should be 10 to 11 yrs). Admission Criteria: On the basis of Common Entrance Test (CET) conducted by TRA.Note : Boarding Facility is not Available.