Sainik School Ambikapur started functioning with effect from 1st September 2008. The Sainik Schools are a system of schools in India conceived in 1961 by V. K. Krishna Menon, the then Defence Minister of India and established by the MoD under the aegis of the School Society to rectify the regional and class imbalance amongst the Officer cadre of the Indian Armed Forces, by preparing students for entry into the National Defence Academy (NDA), Khadakwasla, Pune. Today there are 24 such schools covering almost all the states of the country.
For admission to Class VI, boy should not be less than 10 years and more than 11 years on 01 July.
For admission to Class IX, boy should not be less than 13 years and more than 14 years on 01 July.
The likely number of vacancies this academic year is 80 for Class VI and 08 for Class IX. However, the number can be changed due to policy/administrative reasons.
Web Site: http://www.ssap.org.in