The Prestigious and Expensive Boarding Schools in India
There are many notable boarding schools in India.These have been very old and still having excellent infrastructure and academic reputation but on the other hand expensive too ! Find these 6 top boarding schools in India.
1 Doon School Dehradun
Doon School is one of the topmost boarding schools Dehradun and was opened in 1929.The popular all-boys school in the Doon Valley is a place where children of rich and effluent families in India have studied. Its alumni include popular bureaucrats , industrialists and politicians including former late prime minister of India , Rajiv Gandhi .The annual fees of this school is INR 9,70,000 with INR 25,000 as term fee and INR 3,50,000 as refundable security deposit.As a one time admission fees one has to deposit INR 3,50,000 as well.
2 Scindia school Gwalior
This school was opened in 1897 . Situated in the historic Gwalior Fort it was setup by Maharaja Madho Rao Scindia.The alumni include Indian business tycoon Mukesh Ambani ,Bollywood superstar Salman Khan and film director Anurag Kashyap .The yearly fees of this school Rs 7,70 ,000 .
3 Mayo college Ajmer
If the name seems to be a misnomer , Mayo college , is one of the best boarding school for boys in India.This school was setup in 1875 .The school also happens to be one of the oldest boarding schools of India .It has a Golf course , Polo Ground course , Horse riding , 10 meter Air Rifle Shouting range. The famous personalities who have studied here include Journalist Veer Sandhavi , Jasvant Singh.The yearly fee of this school is Rs 5, 14, 000 .
4 Ecole Mondiale World School ,Mumbai
Ecole Mondiale World School is an accredited International Baccalaureate (IB) school in Mumbai in the primary, middle years and diploma courses.Located in Gulmohur Cross Road of Mumbai the school also offers IGCSE for grade 9 and 10.IGCSE is the world's most popular international qualification for 14 to 16 year old.The yearly fees this royal school is approx. INR 10,90,000 .
5 Welham Boys'School ,Dehradun
One of the best boarding schools of Dehradun ,Welham Boys'School , was setup in 1937 by Hersille Susie Oliphant.Like Doon Public School this one is located in Doon Valley .This school is spread over 30 acres .Indian politicians Navin Patnayak who is currently Chief Minister of Orissa State and popular novelist Viram Seth are the former students of this school.The school has an yearly fee of INR 5,70 , 000.
6 Woodstock School , Mussoorie
Woodstock School of Mussoorie is a co-ed Boarding School located in Mussoorie in the state of Uttarakhand.Prominent Indian women writer Nayantara Sahgal is an ex student of this school.The annual fee of class 12 in this school is INR 15,90,000 .Apart from this the students also have to pay INR 4,00,000 at the time of admission which is a non-refundable fee .