Reservation for Admission
(a) 15% of the total seats are reserved for Scheduled Castes & 7.5 % Seats for Scheduled Tribes.
(b) Out of the remaining, 67% of the seats will be reserved for boys from state in which the Sainik School is located. Balance 33% left over of seats will be thrown open to boys from other States and Union Territories in the ratio of their male population. Any unutilized seats in this category will be merged with home state seats in order of merit.
(c) 25 % seats are reserved for children of Service Personnel including Ex-Servicemen.
Note: An ex-servicemen is a person who has served in any rank (whether combatant or non-combatant) in Armed Forces of the Indian Union for a continuous period of not less than six months after attestation. Personnel discharged at their own request before completion of five years of service are not treated in this category. A certificate from District Sainik Welfare Officer regarding their eligibility as Ex-servicemen is to be enclosed with the application