Sainik Schools are managed by a Society which is registered under
the Societies Registration Act(XXI of 1860). The Chief Executive
Body of the Sainik Schools Society is a Board of Governors functioning
under the Chairmanship of the Defence Minister. For exercising
closer control and supervision over the affairs of Sainik Schools
there is an Executive Committee under the Chairmanship of Defence
Secretary. The day to day work of the Society is managed by Dir
(Trg) & Hony Secy who is assisted by Inspecting Officers,
Under Secretary, Sainik Schools Society and SO(Sainik School Cell).
The staff for the cell is provided by the MoD. The local administration
of the school is looked after by a Local Board of Administration
whose Chairman is the GoC-in-C of the concerned Command where
the Sainik School is located.
overall administration, supervision and control of the Sainik
Schools Society vests with the body called the Board of Governors,
Sanik Schools. This Board will be constituted as indicated hereunder:-
RRM/URM (Minister in charge of Sainik Schools in Min of
Chief Ministers or Education Ministers of the States where
the schools are established.
Secretary to the Government of India, Ministry of Defence.
Secretary to the Government of India, Ministry of Education
Financial Adviser, Ministry of Finance (Defence) Govt. of
Chairman, University Grants Commission.
Vice Chiefs of staff or the PSOs dealing with Education
in the three Defence Services.
Director General, NCC
Joint Secretary Ministry of Defence
Chairman, Joint Training Committee, Armed Forces, Headquarters
Education secretary of each State government.
Four eminent educationists nominated by the Chairman.
Four eminent persons nominated by the Chairman.
is an Executive Committee under the Chairmanship of Defence Secretary
for close controls and supervision over the
affairs of Sainik Schools. The composition of the
Committee is as under:-
Financial Adviser, Defence Services
Additional Adviser, Defence Services
Joint Secretary (G)
Joint Secretary in the Ministry of Education & Culture
concerned with school education.
Three representatives from the State Governments where Sainik
Schools are functioning.
Honorary Secretary Sainik Schools Society
BOARD OF ADMINISTRATION (LBA)
is a Local Board of Administration for each schools. The composition
of the LBA is as under:-
of the Army /Navy/Air Force Command in which the school
is located or a Senior Defence Service Officer nominated
by him, not below the rank of Maj Gen or Equivalent
Member of Parliament of the area where school is located.
One Officer of the Education Deptt and one Officer from
Engineering Deptt, if so nominated by the Govt. of the state
The Collector/Deputy Commissioner of the concerned district.
Two eminent educationists from the State, including at least
one Principal of a good public School.
A parent other than a Staff member duly elected.
The Principal of the Sainik School
Principal, Vice Principal and Administrative Officers are service officers on deputation. These Service Officers are of the rank Colonel/Lt Colonel/Major and equivalent from the three Services.
& NCC staff is provided by the Ministry of Defence for these