About The School

Doon International School (DIS) established in 1993 is consistently ranked the Number 1 CBSE Day cum Boarding school of Dehradun and Uttarakhand. Keen and active minds are encouraged to think, analyse, create and express. Doon International School is truly 'international' in fact and spirit as the school fulfils the needs of not just resident Indians but also of those residing outside India. The school currently has students from several parts of the world including the U.S, Britain, Canada, Thailand, Korea, the Middle East, Nepal etc. DIS offers several other advantages, primarily- Excellence in Academics and High Student Achievement in Board Exams year after year with Excellent Rate of Success in Competitive Exams; Facilities that compare well with educational institutions in the rest of the world; and a Progressive and Holistic Education System that emphasizes on building 21st Century Skills and Leadership Qualities among students.


Director Profile

Mrs M.K Mann MA English (Gold Medalist), B.Ed Under her visionary and dynamic leadership, the Doon International School, Dehradun which she founded in 1993, has been ranked the number 1. CBSE School in the state of Uttarakhand. Confered with award for Distinguished Services in the field of Education by Honourable Chief Minister of New Delhi, Mrs. Sheila Dixit in 2001. Awarded Distinguished Educationist Award for providing Quality Education in the Uttarakhand State by the Honourable Governor Sardar Surjit Singh Barnala in 2003. Confered with the PUNJAB RATAN award by tHonourable Governor of Haryana, His Excellency Dr. A.K. Kidwai at the All India Conference of Intellectuals for her achievements and rare accomplishments in September 2007. Felicitated with the Distinguished Service Award by Maj Gen Mandip Singh, VSM, in a function organized by the Principals Progressive Schools Association in the year 2016. The Rotary Foundation has also honored her in the year 2015 with an award for her extraordinary contribution to the field of education. Mrs. M. K Mann is a Rotarian, a Social Activist, a Paul Harris Fellow and she has worked devotedly towards causes that contribute to the upliftment of the weaker sections of the society. Member of Tasmania All India Educational and Social Welfare Society. She is associated with a number of countries and has promoted equality, brotherhood and communal harmony.

Principal Profile

Brigadier Binod Kumar (Retd) M Sc (Mathematics), M Ed, Senior Defence Management Course * Instructor, National Defence Academy, Indian Military Academy, Officers Training Academy. * Chief Instructor, AEC Training College & Centre, Pachmarhi * Principal Sainik School Ghorakhal, Nainital * Deputy Director General (Right to Information), Indian Army * Commandant, AEC Training College & Centre, Pachmarhi * Awarded with General Officer Commanding in Chief, Army Training Command Commendation card in 2001 and 2015. Awarded with Chief Of Army Staff Commendation card in 2013

Key Information

    • Type of School : Day Cum Residential
    • Afflilation / Examination Board : CBSE
    • Grade-Day School : Nursery till Class 12
    • Grade-Boarding : LKG till Class 12
    • Min Age for Admission - Day School : 3Years
    • Min Age for Admission - Boarding : NA
    • Seats at entry level Grade-Boarding : 100
    • Language of Instruction: English
    • Average Class Strength : 22
    • Establishment Year : 1993
    • School Strength : 2800
    • Swimming / Splash Pool : No
    • Indoor Sports : Yes
    • AC Classes : No
    • Student Teacher Ratio : 22:1
    • Transportation : Yes
    • Outdoor Sports : Yes

Badminton Cricket Football Basketball Hockey Table Tennis Taekwondo Skating Yoga Volleyball

Carrom Board Chess Table Tennis Yoga

Fee Details

Fee Structure - Day School
  • Annual Fees: ₹ 250000
  • Admission Fees : ₹ 30000
  • Application Fees : ₹ 5000
  • Security Fees : ₹ 20000
Fee Structure -Boarding
Indian Students
  • Security Deposit : ₹ 20,000
  • One Time Payment: ₹ 65,000
  • Yearly Fees : ₹ 250,000
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International Students
  • Admission Fee: US$ 100
  • Security Deposit : US$300
  • One Time Payment: US$ 500
  • Yearly Fees : US$ 4,000
Boarding Related Info :
  • Grade From : LKG
  • Grade To : Class 12
  • Total seats at entry level Grade : 300
  • Total Boarding Capacity : 100
  • Boarding Facilities For : BOYS_GIRLS
  • Hostel Admission Minimum Age : 04Y 00M
Accommodation Detail :
The school provides residential facilities for boys and girls on campus. All the hostels are well appointed and have all the facilities that help the children live and grow in an environment that they can identify as their home. Trained staff members, including a housemistress and a housemaster, along with a whole range of support staff, are entrusted with the well being of the children and to ensure that the needs of our pupils are fully met. The school places much emphasis on the importance of students taking responsibility for themselves, and for each other, within a very carefully supervised framework. For our boarders, the hostel is also home and as such provides every facility for study, leisure and a flourishing sense of community, which can add so much to school days and later life. The sense of security and loyalty engendered by the hostel life finds expression in many ways, and creates a healthy desire to excel in competition with the other houses, whether on the sports field, in the arts or in academic attainment. Friendships and mutual support play a large part in school life, and this is reflected in the boarding accommodation we provide.
Mess Facilities :
The school dining room provides nourishing, healthy, and balanced meals to the students. The school's chefs design the menu, keeping in mind the needs and desires of the children. Both vegetarian and non-vegetarian meals are served and the students often play an active part in menu planning. The school is very particular about cultural and religious sentiments and neither pork nor beef are ever served.
Hostel Medical Facilities :
The school has an in house doctor to look after the medical needs of the students. In addition the school also organizes regular health checkups every term. The school keeps a detailed record of the medical history of each student and appropriate medical care is provided as and when required. The school also has a panel of renowned medical specialists whose services are available to the school students as and when required.

Admission Details

  • Admission Start Month : 1 April
Admission Process

The school conducts an interview/ entrance examination for children seeking admission to Doon International School.


School Ranking

DIS was ranked no. 1 Day cum Boarding School of Uttarakhand (2013) by Education World Magazine. Ranked Top Coeducational, Day cum Boarding School of Uttarakhand by Education Today Survey 2016 DIS was awarded for INNOVATIVE PRACTICES FOR ACADEMIC EXCELLENCE at the WORLD EDUCATION AWARDS ceremony organised by DIGITAL LEARNING MAGAZINE on August 10th 2018 at New Delhi wherein 37 schools and 7 universities from around the world were awarded in different categories. TOP SCHOOLS OF INDIA Award by Elets Adding another feather to our cap, Doon International School was conferred the TOP SCHOOLS OF INDIA award by Elets at the 6th School Leadership Summit held on 24th February, 2018, at Eros Hotel in New Delhi. DIS was adjudged the Best Senior Secondary School 2018 on December 10th 2018, by DIVYA HIMGIRI STATE LEVEL EDUCATION EXCELLENCE AWARDS SCREENING COMMITTEE comprising of top bureaucrats, school Principals, journalists and other prominent personalities of the state. DIS was AWARDED as BEST CHAIN OF SCHOOLS by the Chief Minister Trivendra Singh Rawat at a glittering ceremony organized by HNN News Channel in July 2018. Doon International School was adjudged the 'BEST DAY & BOARDING SCHOOL OF UTTARAKHAND 2016' by TV 100. The prestigious 'EDUCATION EXCELLENCE AWARD' was presented to the Chairman of the School, Mr. D. S Mann by the Hon'bleChief Minister, Mr. Trivendra Singh Rawat and Minister of Higher Education, Mr. Dhan Singh Rawat.


Doon International School is from Nursery level to Class 12 and follows the curriculum laid down by the Central Board of Secondary Education, New Delhi. The course of studies is international in its scope and ambit and includes subjects like English, Hindi, Mathematics, Sciences, History, Geography, Arts and Craft, Physical Education ,Yoga ,several languages etc. Students at the senior secondary level are offered a variety of subjects to choose from, giving the students the widest possible opportunity to specialize in their chosen areas of interest. Academic excellence remains a key area of focus for the school. The school provides all its students unrivalled opportunities to realize their full academic potential. There are over hundred full time members of the teaching staff who are chosen not only for their own intellectual skills but also for their ability and enthusiasm in communicating them to boys and girls of all ages. The teachers are well supported by several technicians and other ancillary and administrative staff. Teachers are encouraged to be flexible and individual in their approach. The commitment of the school to excellence in academics is reflected in the consistently outstanding performance of its students in the annual examinations conducted by the CBSE. The school students have consistently achieved 100% results in the Board exams conducted by the CBSE. The school is recognised as a Centre for Academic Excellence and a large number of students regularly clear Competitive Exams and enter reputed Universities in India and abroad.


Students at Doon International School are always encouraged to explore their potential in the world of the Arts. The students are trained to play various Indian and Western musical instruments and are also taught Indian & Western Vocal Music. A special emphasis is laid on Art and Craft work and it is an integral part of the school curriculum. Students are taught to draw, paint and create unique craft work using different mediums, materials and techniques.


At Doon International School, we aspire for excellence in everythingincluding sports. We have a variety of sports activities so that students from all age groups can enjoy, unwind and keep fit. We have outstanding coaches who train the students how to beat the opposition with skill and good sportsmanship. Inter-House and Inter-School matches are a common feature in our school calendar and routine. Many of our students and teams excel in sports at the State and at the National level.


India's landscape, flora and fauna provide unmatched opportunities for the expeditions and field visits which are vital to our multidisciplinary curriculum and educational philosophy. Educational and adventure camps are part of the annual calendar and students go to discover, understand and bond with nature. This strengthens the bonds of interdependence and helps our students understand and value natural resources. It also teaches them flexibility, comradeship and preservation. School staff and travel experts plan the trips and also accompany the students who are taken to suitable and age appropriate places of interest. Day picnics are regularly organised to break the mundane school routine so students have something exciting to look forward to.

Other Info


Our vision is to provide a happy, caring and stimulating learning environment where children will recognize and achieve their fullest potential so that they can make their best contribution to the society. We want our children to be equipped with A set of moral values honesty, integrity and good judgment A complement of basic skills linguistic, mathematical, scientific, artistic, physical and social An inquiring and discriminating mind and a desire for knowledge Strong self esteem and high personal expectation Tolerance and respect for others We value the partnership that exists between the school, parents, the community and the part each plays in realizing this vision.

Building Infrastructure

The school has all the facilities of a modern, well-equipped school. Students are encouraged to involve themselves in the various facilities in order to evolve a healthy and well-groomed personality. Students are motivated to form various activity clubs and groups to develop sustained interest and interact with other students. Thus, the school ensures the grooming of students into multi faceted personalities, nurturing their talents and skills. Other facilities available to students include: SMART CLASSES - Digitally equipped classrooms. A well equipped library State of the art science laboratories Remedial Classes / Extra tuitions if required. A modern computer room with Pentium computers Career Counseling Services Facilities for a variety of sports and games and specialized coaching by experts Horse Riding, Taekwondo, Skating etc Regular school excursions/outings School Bookshop Canteen

School Exchange Program

DIS Exchange Progrma with Lipscomb Academy USA. Also, annual excursion of students to USA/Europe etc for educational purpose.

Distinguished Alumni

DIS students are doing extremely well in their chosen careers. Most of them get through the college/university of their choice in India and abroad. Our students also fair well in competitive exams for IIT, Medical admissions.


  • Science labs, Smart Classes , well stocked Library, Computer labs with latest softwares and machines for providing unmatched educational experience to our students.
  • Students clubs and memberships in IAYP International Award for Young People, Rotary Interact club, Eco club, GK club, Debating society, Literary club, , Photography club etc for increased student involvement
  • Educational tours and outings to build awareness among students. Leisure activties and outings are also planned for the residential students once a month.
  • Career counselling and other counselling services are provided for all students.
  • Competitive Exam Coaching for IIT, Medical entrance . School has a tie up with the renowned Bansal Classes, Kota for this purpose.
  • Our leadership programmes are rooted in a strong commitment to support students in their ongoing development as leaders. We inculcate leadership qualities in the students, by allowing them to take the lead in various activities and projects. We have various committees, such as Student Committee, Assembly Committee, House Committee, and Events Committee, which are led by students and provide them with an initial grounding in leading others. We also organize in house and external leadership training workshops to develop leadership skills amongst students. Our leadership activities help students to: Become more self-aware Identify improvement areas Boost self-esteem and morale Practice public confidence and expressing themselves clearly to others Develop their organizational skills and the ability to manage others Develop overall personality and promote can-do attitudes
  • Extensive sports coaching by professional coaches. Art and Craft, Dance and Drama, Music and Dance are also important subjects in the integrated school curriculum for the holistic development of students. Debates, Recitation Competitions, Quizzes are all part of the school routine to help build communication skiils among the students.


Academic Performance | Grade X | CBSE
Academic Performance | Grade XII | CBSE

Travel Information

Nearest Airport
  • Dehradun Airport
  • Distance : 28 Km.
Nearest Railway Station
  • Railway Station Dehradun
  • Distance : 3 Km.

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