Admission to the school is through an Open Competition, consisting of Written Tests- Preliminary (Subjective) and Mains (Objective) and the standard of the Written Examination is approximately that of the Class VI and subjects tested are :
Languages and Literature
General Knowledge comprising of Life science and Social science.
In order to cater for multilingual character of the student-population, the tests are held in English, Hindi, and Bengali. On the basis of these tests, boys are selected for Psychological tests and interviews. And the final results are declared only after selected candidates undergo a Medical examination conducted under the supervision of civil surgeon. The quota of reservation in admission is followed as per the Govt. policy and circular.