Boarding Schools In India


Boarding Schools in India have their presence since ancient times. In modern times i.e some hundred years back most renowned boarding schools in India were located in picturesque locations in different part of India. Schools in Nainital, Dehradun, Mussorie hill cities of Uttaranchal, Sanawar a time hamlet of Himachal Pradesh, Darjeeling a famous hill city of West Bengal and Ooty in Southern state Tamil Nadu have always been popular and most sort after  with India’s upper middle class and elite.

Presently practically every region in India has some of the famous boarding schools out of which some are historical favorites among the aspirants all over the country.

Huge inflow of NRIs and foreigners in India has resulted in emergence of several boarding schools in India with global academic curriculam.

Boarding schools in India are catering to the needs of both Native and NRI’s/Foreigner by offering International Baccalaureate -IB- Diploma programme - by Bangalore International School, Canadian International School, G D Goenka World School to name a few- and IGCSE curriculum -by Riverdale International School, Pathways World School, Woodstock.- However some schools are offering both IB and IGCSE for providing choice to the aspiring candidates.

By being very high in demand and relatively lesser in number getting admission in boarding schools in India is not an easy task. The prospective students have to take some entrance test followed by Interview to get admission to these boarding schools in India. However some boarding schools do provide admission to the basis of previous performance and first come first serve bases.

List of Boarding Schools in India

Top 10 Boarding Schools in India


The Doon SchoolThe Doon School
The Mall Road,
Dehradun, Uttarakhand
(0135)-2526400
The Lawrence SchoolThe Lawrence School
Sanawar Kasauli,
Solan, Himachal Pradesh
(01792)-261208
Army Public School Dagshai logoArmy Public School Dagshai
Dagshai,
Dagshai, Himachal Pradesh
(0179)-2266651 , 266147 , 266151
Hebron School logoHebron School
Lushington Hall,
Ootacamund, Tamil Nadu
(0423)-2442372, 2442587
Delhi Public School logoDelhi Public School (DPS)
Sector XII, R.K. Puram,,
Delhi, Delhi
(011)-26171267, 26174235, 26199804
Dalhousie Public SchoolDalhousie Public School (DPS)
Dalhausie, Himachal Pradesh
(01899)-240615
Bishop Cotton SchoolBishop Cotton School
Shimla, Himachal Pradesh
(0177)-2620880, 2620990, 2222212
Assam Rifles Public School
Laitkor,Shillong,
Shillong, Meghalaya
()-2580224, 2580225
Armenian College And Philanthropic AcademyArmenian College And Philanthropic Academy
56 B, Mirza Ghalib Street,
Kolkata, West Bengal
(033)-40109051

Girls Boarding Schools in India


Sacred Heart Senior Secondary School LogoSacred Heart Senior Secondary School
Dalhousie,
Dalhausie, Himachal Pradesh
(01899)-240831, 240320
Sandur Girls Residential School
Vyasankere Hospet Taluk,
Bellary, Karnataka
(08394)-2444146, 2444420
Baldwin Girls' High SchoolBaldwin Girls' High School
90, Richmond Road,
Bangalore, Karnataka
(080)-22211743, 22220325
Maharani Gayatri Devi Girls' Public SchoolMaharani Gayatri Devi Girls' Public School
Jaipur, Rajasthan,
Jaipur, Rajasthan
(0141)-2374086, 2362970
Birla Balika Vidyapeeth logoBirla Balika Vidyapeeth
B.I.T.S. Campus,,
Pilani, Rajasthan
(01596)-242124, 242548
Pinewood International Boarding School (PIBS) logoPinewood International Boarding School
Vill. Pawta, Main Sohna Road,
Faridabad, Haryana
(0129)-3221284
9810543030
Convent of Jesus and Mary High SchoolConvent of Jesus and Mary High School
Chelsea,
Shimla, Himachal Pradesh
(0177)-2841394, 242274
Grizzly VidyalayaGrizzly Vidyalaya
P.O. Tilaiya Dam (Near Sainik School Tilaiya),
Koderma, Jharkhand
(06534)-235096, 235316
Kodaikanal International School logoKodaikanal International School
Seven Roads Junction, P.O. Box 25,
Kodaikanal, Tamil Nadu
(04542)-247500
Baldwin Boys' High School logoBaldwin Boys High School
14, Hosur Road, Richmond Town,
Bangalore, Karnataka
(080)-2212742
Bhonsala Military School logoBhonsala Military School
Dharmaveer Dr.B.S.Moonje Road, Rambhoomi,
Nasik, Maharashtra
(0253)-2309605, 2309604, 2309608, 2309623, 2309625
Good Shepherd International SchoolGood Shepherd International School
M. Palada, Post Ootacamund,
The Nilgiris, Tamil Nadu
(0423)-2550371, 2550071
Birla Public SchoolBirla Public School
Pilani,
Juhnjhunun, Rajasthan
(01596)-2242089, 243350
992846133
Dalhousie Public SchoolDalhousie Public School
Badhani Vai,
Pathankot, Punjab
(01870)-250333
The Assam Valley SchoolThe Assam Valley School
P.O. & To Balipara Dist,
Sonitpur, Assam
(03714)-250277, 250290, 250291
9678074320, 9678074321-25
Barnes School and Junior CollegeBarnes School and Junior College
Devlali,
Nasik, Maharashtra
(0253)-2491051
9766188538, 9096826479
Hamsavahini Vidyalaya
SBI Employees Colony, Valasapakala,
Kakinada, Andhra Pradesh
(0884)-2306137, 2306237
G. D. Birla Memorial School
G.D. Birla Memorial School Birla Gram' Chilianaula Ranikhet Ranikhet,
Roorkee, Uttarakhand
(059662)-20441, 220012
Druk White Lotus School
Ladakh,
Leh, Jammu and Kashmir
Glenhill Public SchoolGlenhill Public School
39, Dowhill Road P.O. Kurseong,
Darjeeling, West Bengal
(0354)-2332387
9851111185
B.G.S. International Residential SchoolB.G.S. International Residential School
Nithyanandanagar, Kengeri Hobli, Gollahalli Post (South),
Bangalore, Karnataka
(080)-28437653, 28437554, 28437582
9886500218, 9886500213, 97394 12555
S.G.V.P. International School logoS.G.V.P. International School
Nere S.G.V.P. Circle, S.G Highway Chharodi,
Ahmedabad, Gujarat
(02717)-24304910
242138
Campion Anglo - Indian Higher Secondary School logoCampion Anglo-Indian Higher Secondary School
Tiruchirapalli,
Tiruchirappalli, Tamil Nadu
(0431)-2460415, 2460915
Vidya Vihar Public School
South Janatha Road Palarivattom,
Ernakulam, Kerala
()-345061
Rashtriya Military School ChailRashtriya Military School
Chail, Shimla Hills,
Solan, Himachal Pradesh
(01792)-248326, 248750
Boys' Town Public SchoolBoys Town Public School
Nasik, Maharashtra
(0253)-2312054, 2317856
Bishop Westcott Boy's School
Namkum P.O.,
Ranchi, Jharkhand
(0651)-2260247
Anjuman-I-Islam Public School
Panchgani,
Satara, Maharashtra
(02168)-250423, 250415
9420038596
Shri Shivaji Preparatory Military SchoolShri Shivaji Preparatory Military School
55/56 Shivajinagar,
Pune, Maharashtra
(020)-25533734, 25534874
Carman Residential and Day SchoolCarman Residential and Day School
24 Nehru Road Dalanwala,
Dehradun, Uttarakhand
(0135)-657661
Birla VidyamandirBirla Vidyamandir
Nainital, Uttarakhand
(05942)-238729, 235370, 236879, 235013, 236880, 2201936
Sainik School GhorakhalSainik School Ghorakhal
P.O. Ghorakhal,
Nainital, Uttarakhand
(05942)-220045, 220051
Mussoorie International SchoolMussoorie International School
Srinagar Estate,
Massori, Uttarakhand
(0135)-2632763, 2632007, 2633352, 2633289, 2632370
9837460408
9526Nishan Public School
Danialpur Road,
Karnal, Haryana
(0184)-2265805, 2267592, 2266452
9354108238
Bharatiya Vidya Bhavan's International Residential Public SchoolBharatiya Vidya Bhavan's International Residential Public School
Vidyashram, Bhimavaram,
West Godavari, Andhra Pradesh
(08816)-232135, 234506, 234507
Welham Boy's School
5, Circular Road,
Dehradun, Uttarakhand
(0135)-2657120, 2652935
Abhyasa Residential Public SchoolAbhyasa Residential Public School
Toopran,
Medak, Andhra Pradesh
(08454)-235718, 235719, 235966, 235977
White House Public SchoolWhite House Public School
Gokula Nagar, Haripar, Bhuj,
Kutch, Gujarat
(02832)-231579, 231580
B.R.C.M. Public School logoB.R.C.M. Public School
Vidyagram, Bahal,
Bhiwani, Haryana
(01255)-265101, 265104
Bangalore Military SchoolBangalore Military School
P.B. No. 2500 Musuem Road Hosur Road Richmond Town,
Bangalore, Karnataka
(080)-5554972
Smt Parvathamma Shamanur Shivashankarappa English Medium Residential School (PSSEMR)Smt Parvathamma Shamanur Shivashankarappa English Medium Residential School (PSSEMR)
Shivagangotri, Tolahunse, P.B. 252,
Davanagere, Karnataka
(08192)-208422, 208423, 208434
Kullu Valley SchoolKullu Valley School
Ramshila, Akhara Bazar,
Kulu, Himachal Pradesh
(01902)-224534
9816024534
Silas International School
Hanumanthanagar, Puttur B.P.O. Dist Udupi,
Udupi, Karnataka
(0820)-2582607, 2581707
Jain International Residential SchoolJain International Residential School
Jakkasandra Post, Kanakapura Taluk,
Bangalore, Karnataka
(080)-27577050, 27577060, 27577003
9945690408, 9448361050
The Air Force SchoolThe Air Force School
Subroto Park,
Delhi, Delhi
(011)-25693063, 25693627
Sankalp Day Boarding School logoSankalp Day Boarding School
At- Ralaba, P.O. Rangipur, Near-Haladiapadar Jn., NH-5,
Berhampur, Orissa
(0680)-2010222, 2010223
9437016555, 9437557717
St. John's Boarding School
21 Sakti Nagar Press Colony Coimbatore,
Coimbatore, Tamil Nadu
(0422)-2332063, 2330922
9942899555
St. Paul's Boarding and Day SchoolSt. Paul's Boarding and Day School
68, Diamond Harbour Road Kidderpore,
Kolkata, West Bengal
(033)-24497185
Sunflower Boarding School
Village - Nagdah Po-RTS Begusarai,
Begusarai, Bihar
(06243)-242022
Vidhya Bharti Day Boarding Public School
Jind Barnala Road Kheri Lochab Teh Narnaud,
Hisar, Haryana
()-01681-246197
W. John Multipurpose Boarding School
Piska Nagri, Hatia,
Ranchi, Jharkhand
9431161380
North Point Senior Secondary Boarding School
#59 V.I.P. Road (Near Big Bazar) Deshbandhu Nagar,
Kolkata, West Bengal
(033)-65351742
North Point Senior Secondary SchoolNorth Point Senior Secondary Boarding School
Nangolpota, Matiagacha, Kamdhenu, Rajarhat, Kharibari Road,
North 24 Parganas, West Bengal
(03216)-273147
9830115871
North Point Senior Secondary Boarding School (NPSS) logoNorth Point Senior Secondary Boarding School (NPSS)
Gorakshabasi Mandir Complex, Arjunpur,
Kolkata, West Bengal
(033)-25594526, 25598798
The Hilltop Day Boarding School
Plot No.-1, Surya Nagar,Surya Nagar,
Bhubaneswar, Orissa
(0674)-6527107
9861232644
The Lucknow Public Collegiate Day Boarding cum Residential Public School
Ruchi Khand I, Sharda Nagar,
Lucknow, Uttar Pradesh
(0522)-2447505
Manu Vatika Day Boarding School
Budhlada,
Mansa, Punjab
()-01652-253452
Kid Care School And Boarding
Road No. 2, Rajendranagar,
Patna, Bihar
(0612)-2663659
J.C.A. Day Boarding High School
Shri Gopal Nagar, Tonk Pathak,
Jaipur, Rajasthan
(0141)-2504281
A.S.N. Day Boarding School
Pocket-IV, Phase-I, Mayur Vihar,
Delhi, Delhi
(011)-22715330, 22715881, 22713040
Aklank Day Boarding Cum Residential SchoolAklank Day Boarding Cum Residential School
Near Raipura Chauraha Dhakherkheri Road, Mandana,
Kota, Rajasthan
9314740443, 8104679944
Alpine Valley Boarding SchoolAlpine Valley Boarding School
Village Karnera, Old Sohna Road, Via Samaypur Ballabgarh,
Faridabad, Haryana
(0129)-3959391, 2238888
9811154785, 9810153952, 9811106929, 9810516553
Bal Vikas Day Boarding School logoBal Vikas Day Boarding School
Block A-3, Paschim Vihar,
Delhi, Delhi
(011)-25263240, 25282646
9811041546
Belle Vue Boarding School logoBelle Vue Boarding School
128, A.K. Mukharjee Road Kurseong,
Darjeeling, West Bengal
(0354)-2330195, 2330205
9832062850, 9434872743
Blooming Boarding School
Block-a 126 Bangur Avenue Bangur,
Kolkata, West Bengal
(033)-25746172
Dawn Boarding School
Monteviot Road Kurseong,
Darjeeling, West Bengal
()-0354-45043
Green Land Day Boarding Public School
Budhlada road bareta,
Mansa, Punjab
(01652)-242761, 242475
Greenland Day Boarding Public School
Budhlada road bareta,
Mansa, Punjab
(01652)-242761, 242475
Gyandeep Boarding School
Pawara, Near GD college Begusarai,
Begusarai, Bihar
(06243)-247502
Happy Hours Day Boarding School
Manish Nagar Near Wasan Factory Bodla.,
Agra, Uttar Pradesh
9719162345, 9719278296
Himali Boarding SchoolHimali Boarding School
Dumaram P.O. Kurseong,
Darjeeling, West Bengal
(0354)-2332376
Little Star Play School & Day Boarding
38,Keshav Nagar,G R D Nagar,Near Yadav Nursing Home, Laxmi Nagar,,
Delhi, Delhi
(011)-22418217
The Lucknow Public Collegiate Day Boarding Public School
3, Jopling Road,
Lucknow, Uttar Pradesh
(0522)-2207745, 2209429
Selaqui International SchoolSelaQui International School
Chakrata Road,
Dehradun, Uttarakhand
(0135)-3051000
9927000585
Seyad School logoSeyad School
Post Box No.6, Five Falls-Ilanji Road, Courtallam,
Tirunelveli, Tamil Nadu
(04633)-222900, 222986
Bharatiya Vidya Bhavan's Gandhi Vidyashram logoBharatiya Vidya Bhavan's Gandhi Vidyashram
P.O. No. 9,,
Kodaikanal, Tamil Nadu
(04542)-240376, 243972
Kodaikanal Public School logoKodaikanal Public School
P.O.Box 46,
Kodaikanal, Tamil Nadu
(04542)-240375, 243121, 24237

List of Boarding School in India given above contains some of the Best Boarding schools in India including Boarding Schools in India for girls. The ranking of boarding schools in India is based on the preference of prospective students to join that particular Boarding School.

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