Students of Government or Recognised Private Schools of Delhi are eligible to apply for admission. Students must produce valid residence proof at the time of admission.
At least 50% students admitted to Schools of Specialized Excellence will be from Government Schools.
For Class 11 admission: Class 10 pass with a minimum 75% aggregate (Best of 5 including Mathematics and Science).
For Grade 9 Admission: Class 8 pass with minimum 60% aggregate
Reservation of seats for SC/ST/OBC (non creamy layer)/CWSN as per the policy of Delhi Government. Relaxation of 5% marks in minimum eligibility criteria.
Tentative Admission Timeline
August 12: Registration Opens
August 19: Registration Closes
August 23-29: Admission test will be conducted in the 20 SoSEs or its nearby schools (this will be communicated to candidate once registration is closed)
End-August: Release of merit list, allocation of school campus and admissions