Sainik Schools in Assam 2023: Sainik School in India is a co-educational public school, established and managed by the Sainik Schools Society under the Ministry of Defence in the central government. There is only one Sainik School in Assam which is established in Goalpara district.
If you are interested to know about the Sainik Schools in Assam, read this article till the end.
Sainik Schools in Assam 2023
Assam is a part of North East states in India. To date, there is only one Sainik School in Assam. The name of Sainik School in Assam has shared below:
Sainik School Goalpara
Sainik School in Goalpara, Assam was established on 12 November 1964. Sainik School Goalpara is a residential school for both boys and girls students, providing Public School Education with the aim to prepare them to join defense services. The Sainik School is located on Goalpara-Matia-Dudhnoi road 18 Km away from Goalpara main town.
Sainik School Goalpara Photos
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New Sainik Schools in Assam – 5 (Proposed)
Since there is only one Sainik School in Goalpara established in Assam state in 1964. Assam Govt understood the need of more Sainik schools, and have requested the Defense Minister Rajnath Singh for setting up five New Sainik Schools (NSS) in Assam in five different locations namely:
- Karbi Anglong
Check the tweet dated 11 Nov 2021 , where Assam CM Himanta Biswa Sharma informed the public about the request of setting up five new Sainik Schools in Assam.
Sainik Schools in India
As of 2021, A total of 33 Sainik Schools are established in India. The detailed list of 33 Sainik Schools in India along with, the school name, location, district, and year of establishment has shared below:
|Sl No||School Name||Location||State||Established|
|1||Sainik School Korukonda||Korukonda||Andhra Pradesh||18 January 1962|
|2||Sainik School Kalikiri||Kalikiri||Andhra Pradesh||20 August 2014|
|3||Sainik School East Siang||East Siang||Arunachal Pradesh||2018|
|4||Sainik School Goalpara||Goalpara||Assam||12 November 1964|
|5||Sainik School Nalanda||Nalanda||Bihar||12 October 2003|
|6||Sainik School Gopalganj||Gopalganj||Bihar||12 October 2003|
|7||Sainik School Ambikapuri||Ambikapur||Chhattisgarh||1 September 2008|
|8||Sainik School Balachadi||Balachadi||Gujarat||8 July 1961|
|9||Sainik School, Kunjpura||Kunjpura||Haryana||24 July 1961|
|10||Sainik School Rewari||Gothra||Haryana||29 August 2009|
|11||Sainik School Sujanpur Tihra||Sujanpur Tihra||Himachal Pradesh||2 November 1978|
|12||Sainik School Nagrota||Nagrota||Jammu & Kashmir||22 August 1970|
|13||Sainik School Tilaiya||Tilaiya||Jharkhand||16 September 1963|
|14||Sainik School Bijapur||Bijapur||Karnataka||16 September 1963|
|15||Sainik School Kodagu||Kodagu||Karnataka||18 October 2007|
|16||Sainik School Kazhakootam||Kazhakootam||Kerala||26 January 1962|
|17||Sainik School Rewa||Rewa||Madhya Pradesh||20 July 1962|
|18||Sainik School Satara||Satara||Maharastra||23 June 1961|
|19||Sainik School Chandrapur||Chandrapur||Maharastra||2019|
|20||Sainik School Imphal||Imphal||Manipur||7 October 1971|
|21||Sainik School Chhingchhip||Chhingchhip||Mizoram||21 April 2017|
|22||Sainik School Punglwa||Punglwa||Nagaland||2 April 2007|
|23||Sainik School Bhubaneswar||Bhubaneswar||Odisha||1 February 1962|
|24||Sainik School Sambalpur||Sambalpur||Odisha||2020|
|25||Sainik School Kapurthala||Kapurthala||Punjab||8 July 1961|
|26||Sainik School Chittorgarh||Chittorgarh||Rajastan||7 August 1961|
|27||Sainik School Jhunjhunu||Jhunjhunu||Rajasthan||13 December 2012|
|28||Sainik School Amaravathinagar||Amaravathinagar||Tamil Nadu||16 July 1962|
|29||Sainik School Ghorakhal||Ghorakhal||Uttarakhand||21 March 1966|
|30||Sainik School Jhansi||Jhansi||Uttar Pradesh||2 August 2019|
|31||Sainik School Mainpuri||Mainpuri||Uttar Pradesh||2019|
|32||Sainik School Amethi||Amethi||Uttar Pradesh||2020|
|33||Sainik School Purulia||Purulia||West Bengal||29 January 1962|
Sainik School in Bodoland 2024
Bodoland Territorial Region (BTR) consists of four districts – Kokrajhar, Chirang, Baksa, and Udalguri of Assam State. Till date, there is not a single Sainik School in BTR but there will be soon one in the Kokrajhar district.
Sainik School Kokrajhar: The Assam CM, Himanta Biswa Sharma has proposed to set up new Sainik School in Kokrajhar Bodoland but the same has not yet been approved by the Sainik School Society. Once the approved new sainik schools list is out where Kokrajhar is on the list then we’ll share it here.
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About Sainik School
The Sainik Schools in India were founded to provide residential educational institutions for deserving intelligent boys and girls students from the rural areas of the country. Sainik Schools in India prepare the students academically, mentally, and physically for entry into the National Defence Academy (NDA) and Indian Naval Academy (INA). There are a total of 33 Sainik Schools in India. Among them, only one Sainik School is established in the Goalpara district of Assam State.
The training given to the students in Sainik Schools influences shaping social attitudes and meaningful approaches to life in order to emerge as responsible citizens of India and leaders in different walks of life.
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Sainik Schoool Admission 2024
Sainik School Admission 2024: The Sainik Schools offer admission at the level of Class 6 and Class 9. The Sainik School Admission is made through the All India Sainik Schools Entrance Exam (AISSEE).
The last Sainik school admission for the academic year 2023-24 application form started on 21 Oct 2022 to 30 Nov 2023. The AISSEE 2023 exam was conducted on 8 Jan 2023. For the Sainik School Admission 2024-25 for classes 6 and 9, the application form will start from Oct to Nov 2023, and the AISSEE – Sainik Schools Entrance Exam will be held around Jan 2024.
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Important Website Links
|Ministry of Defence Official Website||Click Here|
|All India Sainik School Entrance Exam (AISSEE) Official Website||Click Here|
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FAQs about Sainik Schools in Assam
1. Where is the Sainik School in Assam situated?
The Sainik School in Assam is situated in Goalpara District.
2. How can I get admission to Sainik School of Assam?
The Sainik Schools offer admission at the level of Class 6 and Class 9. Students must appear in the All India Sainik Schools Entrance Exam (AISSEE) to get admission to the Sainik School of Assam.