Admissions are open to boys and girls who fulfill the following criteria.\n i. Preference will be given to students living within a 5 km radius of the Vidya Mandir Campus\n ii. Preference would also be given to siblings from the same family seeking admission.\n Admissions to each class is subject to a minimum enrolment of 36 students in that class.\n Admissions will be open to higher classes under CBSE as well after appropriate approvals are received.\n However the school will offer admissions only up to 12th standard.\n Admissions are open to all streams - Science, Arts and Commerce.\n Final decision regarding all admissions are under the discretion of the governing council of the school.\n All CBSE admissions start as per the CBSE calendar.\n The CBSE School is NOT a residential school and admissions are open to residents of Chennai.\n In exceptional cases of outstation students, boarding and lodging arrangements will have to be made by the students and their parents. The school does not offer any facilities in this regard.\n A student seeking admission to any class in the school will be eligible for admission to that class only if he:\n i.has been studying in a school recognized by or affiliated to this Board or any other recognized Board of Secondary Education in India.\n ii. has passed qualifying or equivalent qualifying examination making him eligible for admission to that class.\n satisfies the requirements of age limits (minimum & maximum) as determined by the Sate/U.T. Government and applicable to the place where the School is located.\n Our policy dictates specific requirements to encourage merit students and with regard to admission tests to ensure a fair level playing to all those who seek admission to our school.\n Admission up to Class VIII (i.e. class VIII and below) shall be regulated by the rules, regulations, orders of the State/U.T. Governments applicable to the place where the school is located.\n Admission to class IX in a school shall be opened only to such a student who has passed class VIII examination from an institution affiliated to this Board or to any recognized Board or is recognized by the Education Department of the Government of the State/U.T. in which such an institution is located.\n Notwithstanding anything contained in the rules above, Chairman shall have the powers to allow change of school for better academic performance, medical reasons etc. to avoid undue hardship to the candidate(s).\n In case of all such admissions the schools would obtain post facto approval of the Board within one month of admission of the student.