Brief History

Rashtriya Military School, Dholpur was the fifth and the youngest of the five Rashtriya Military Schools. Raised on 16 July 1962, the School is the only Rashtriya Military School raised after the Independence.

Located on the Dholpur Bari Highway, the School is housed in a regal palace donated by the erstwhile Maharaja of Dholpur, Udaybhan Singh. The School Campus is spread over an area of more than 1500 acres of the Royal Estate.

Though being the youngest, the School has come to establish itself as one of the premier residential public schools of the country, with its alumni spread all across the globe.

The School functions under aegis of the Ministry of Defence, Govt of India and is one of the primary feeder institutions to the pre-commission training establishments of the Indian Armed Forces.

  • Aim:

    The aim of the School is to provide quality education and prepare the cadets to join the Indian Armed Forces as Officers.

  • The Method:

    To achieve the aim, the School attempts at providing holistic education focusing on the well rounded development of the intellect and personality of the cadets.

  • The Facility:

    And to ensure the success of the method, the School is equipped with some of the most modern and advanced facilities and infrastructure available in the environment.

  • Academics:

    Rashtriya Military School Dholpur is a fully residential School with Classes from Class VI to Class XII. The School is affiliated to the Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE). The medium of instruction in the School is English.


    Classes VI to VIII            Classes IX & X            Classes XI & XII

    English                                          English                                   English
    Mathematics                                Mathematics                         Mathematics
    Social Sciences                            Social Sciences                     Physics
    General Sciences                         General Sciences                 Chemistry
    Sanskrit                                          Hindi                                     Biology / Informatics Practices
    Computer                                       Computer
    Arts & Crafts                                 Arts & Crafts


Rashtriya Military School, Dholpur is located at a distance of 10.5 kilometers from Dholpur City. Dholpur is on the New Delhi – Bhopal Main Central Railway Line and Delhi – Mumbai National Highway No. 3. The city is well connected to almost all parts of the country. The nearest airport is at Delhi at a distance of 250 kilometers.


Dholpur is climatically unique in the sense that the region witnesses all the climatic conditions of summer, monsoons, autumn, winter and spring in ample abundance. Though the mercury soars high in the summer months for a few days the climatic conditions remain quite salubrious throughout the year.