The season of admissions is close and all parents want their children to win this race against the limited seats available in the capital. A child’s future very much depends on the root planted in the beginning, so it is primitive to find a good school for Nursery admission.
The Delhi Government on Monday released a circular stating that admission to private nursery schools for the academic year 2023-24 in the national capital and the NCR region will commence from 1 December 2022. The circular has further informed us that the first list will be announced on 20 January 2023. It is to be noted that the last date for the admission process is 17 March 2023.
Delhi Nursery Admission 2023-24 - Important Dates
Uploading of Criteria
November 28, 2022
Commencement of Admission Process
December 1, 2022
Last Date to Submit Application forms in Schools
December 23, 2022
Uploading Details of Students Applied for Admission Under Open Seats
January 6, 2023
Uploading Marks Given to Each Student who Applied for Admission
January 13, 2023
First List of Selected Students
January 20, 2023
Resolution of Queries of Parents (if any)
January 21 to 30, 2023
Second List of Selected Children
February 6, 2023
Resolution of Queries of Parents (if any)
February 8 to 14, 2023
Subsequent Llist of Admission, if any
March 1, 2023
Closure of Admission Process
March 17, 2023
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Nursery Admission 2023-24 Delhi: Important Points For Parents
The Upper age limit for nursery, KG, and Class 1, admissions are 4, 5, and 6 years, respectively. The lower age limit for admission in these classes is 3, 4, and 5 years, respectively, as of March 31, 2023.
Application forms will be available at schools till the last date of registration at a fee of Rs 25. The purchase of a prospectus is not mandatory.
The age relaxation for admission of up to 30 days may be granted at the level of head of school in the minimum and upper age limit for these classes. The parents may approach the Head of the School/Principal for seeking age relaxation through a manual application.
The parents are often confused about how to apply for Nursery Admission in Delhi. So, please find all the relevant details on this page. But before filling out the form, you should check if you fulfill the eligibility criteria for the same. Check below:
Eligibility Criteria for Delhi School Nursery Admission 2023-24
Children who are a minimum of 3 years and under 4 years of age on 31, March 2023 would be allowed to participate in the admission process.
The age relaxation of up to 30 days could be granted by the Head of School in the minimum and upper age limit, through the approval of a manual application.
Lower Age Limit as of 31st March 2023
Upper Age Limit as of 31st march 2023
For Pre-School (Nursery)
Less than 04 Years
For Pre-Primary (KG)
Less than 05 Years
For Class- 1st
Less than 06 Years
Application form Availability for Delhi Nursery Admission 2023-24
The registration process for the session 2023-24 is going to commence on 1st December 2022.
Candidates would be allowed to submit the application forms until the 23rd of December 2022.
Documents Required for Delhi Nursery Admission 2023-24
Aadhar Card of one of the Guardian
Child’s recent passport-size photograph
Guardian's recent passport-size photograph
Medical Fitness Certificate
Child's Aadhar Card
Documents Supporting Address Proof for Delhi Nursery Admission 2023-24
Aadhar Card/UID card issued in the name of any of the parents
Ration Card/Smart Card issued in the name of parents(carrying the child's name)
Domicile Certificate of child or parents
Electricity Bill/MTNL Phone Bill/Water Bill/Passport in the name of the parents or the child
Voter I-Card(EPIC) of one of the parents
As per the official notification, the government has asked all the private schools in the NCT to upload their admission criteria by 28 November, so that the procedure runs smoothly.
Admission Criteria for Delhi Nursery Admission 2023-24
The Nursery admission 2023-24, Delhi notification appears on the Directorate website www.edudel.nic.in
The schools will upload their criteria and points using the login id and password.
The commencement of Nursery admission 2023-24, Delhi forms are being made available.
The submission of duly filled forms by parents before the said closing date.
Schools upload the details of children who have applied for admission under Open seats.
Uploading of marks(as per point system) allotted to children.
The first list of selected children along with the waiting list including the marks allotted to them will be displayed.
8 days are allotted to the parents for their query resolution regarding marks allotment to their child in the first list.
Display of the Second List of the selected children along with the marks allotted to them under the point system, and the waiting list.
Resolution of parent queries regarding marks allotment to their child.
The display of the subsequent admission list, if there is any new list.
Closure of the admission process.
The draw of lots will be conducted in a transparent manner in the presence of the parents under videography. The footage will be held by the school. The parents would be allowed to see the slip of their child’s name before it is put in the box, to be used for drawing.
Also, read the below article for a better understanding of the Delhi Nursery School admission process: