SAINIK SCHOOL

Sujanpur Tira (H.P.)

FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS

Question : How Sainik School Sujanpur Tira is different from other schools?
  • Answer    :
  • Sainik School Sujanpur tira is a residential English medium Public School for boys, imparting Public School education with a military bias. Apart from preparing the students academically, the school endeavours to develop character, team spirit, loyalty, esprit-de-corps and a high sense of discipline amongst students of the school. The school is also a member of Indian Public Schools Conference (IPSC).
Question : How far is the school from Shimla?
  • Answer    :
  • The School is located in a picturesque area at a distance of approximately 195 kms from Shimla.
Question : What is the area of the school campus?
  • Answer    :
  • The School campus is spread over an area of 28 acres.
Question : When was Sainik School Sujanpur Tira established?
  • Answer    :
  • The School was established on 02 Nov 1978 by his Excellency, the former President of India Shri Neelam Sanjeeva Reddy.
Question : To which Board the school is affiliated to?
  • Answer    :
  • The school is affiliated to Central Board of Secondary Education, Punchkulla.
Question : In which class new admission is taken?
  • Answer    :
  • The boys are admitted in classes VI and IX only.
Question : How is admission made to the school?
  • Answer    :
  • The admission is made strictly as per the order of merit in entrance examination and interview subject to medical fitness.
Question : When is the entrance exam?
  • Answer    :
  • Entrance exam is held on the first Sunday of every Jan.
Question : What is the medium of exam?
  • Answer    :
  • The medium of examination for both classes will be English or another recognized official language. While the question paper for class VI will be set in English as well as in all other recognized official languages, the question paper for class IX will be set in English only. No separate answer sheets are required for both class VI and IX as ample space for answers is provided in question paper itself.
Question : What is the qualifying mark in the entrance exam?
  • Answer    :
  • The minimum qualifying marks for general category candidates as well as for children of Defence Personnel and Ex-Servicemen will be 25% in each subject with 40% in aggregate. In case of SC/ST candidates, minimum qualifying academic standards are not required and they will be admitted on the basis of inter-se merit as evidenced at the entrance examination/interview within these categories. In case a SC/ST candidate comes in the general merit on his own, he would be admitted over and above the reserved seats.
Question : Where are the exam centres?
  • Answer    :
  • Shimla, Sujanpur Tira, Dharmshala, Mandi and all other Sainik Schools and the centres as fixed by them in their respective states.
Question : Is the written exam only the qualifying exam?
  • Answer    :
  • No. after the written exam is cleared, students have to appear in the Interview and then the Medical Fitness Test.