Rashtriya Military Schools are CBSE affiliated residential school for boys studying in class VI to XII. The school prepares the cadets for All India Senior School Certificate Examination and for joining defence forces as officers. Rashtriya Military schools were established as King George's Royal Indian Military schools to take care of the education of the sons of defence personnel. The schools were renamed Military Schools in 1966.
The schools are category ‘A’ establishment of the Army and are administrated by the Directorate General of Military Training at IHQ of MOD (Army). The Central Governing Council (CGC), headed by the Defence Secretary, Ministry of Defence is the apex body for these schools.