Sainik Schools Society released the online application form of All India Sainik Schools Entrance Exam (AISSEE) 2020 for girls today, on November 26, 2019. Female applicants who wish to study in Sainik Schools in India that accept girl students, can now apply online for the AISSEE entrance exam at sainikschooladmission.in. Last date to submit online application is December 6, 2019.
5 of the 33 Sainik Schools, namely Sainik School Bijapur, Sainik School Chandrapur, Sainik School Ghorakal, Sainik School Kalikiri, and Sainik School Kodagu have seats for female students.
The Sainik School Society had released notification for class 6 and class 9 admissions 2020-2021 in August. Online registration for entrance exam cum admission was available from August 5 to September 23, 2019. However at that time, only boys could apply. Whereas this time, only girls can apply.
It was only in October this year that the Defence Minister of India approved intake of girl students in Sainik Schools. Authorities were then asked to ensure that required infrastructure be set up to enable admission for girls, and have adequate female staff in the institutes.
Initially Sainik Schools only accepted boys. However two years ago, a pilot project was done in Mizoram, then Sainik School Lucknow accepted 15 girl students. Going by the success of the programs, it was decided to open up more seats for girls in more schools under the society.
After the window for registration closes, Sainik School Society will release AISSEE 2020 admit card on December 2, 2019. The entrance exam is scheduled to be held on January 5, 2020. As per the schedule of exams, evaluation of answer scripts shall be completed between January 12 to 20, 2020. Thereafter the society shall publish final merit list roll number wise and issue clal letters from February 3 to 7, 2020.
Students shall also undergo medical exam, from February 20 to March 10, 2020. Thereafter the merit list as well as waiting lists will be released on March 20, 2020.
The society will do overall admission to wards of willing parents based on combined merit list, category wise by deifcient schools from March 28 to 30, 2020. Intimation of surplus or deficient candidates category wise will be done to all Sainik Schools with a copy to the society on March 31, 2020.
How can girls apply for Sainik School Admission 2020?
Students or their parents can visit sainikschooladmission.in, and click the link “application form” under the login section. There they have to fill the form by first doing registration, then uploading photograph and signature, then uploading documents. Finally, fee needs to be paid.
AISSEE 2020 registration fee is Rs 400 for general and defence category, and it is Rs 250 for SC, ST candidates. A printout of the filled in form should be taken after submitting.