Mar 23 • ICSE Schools, Top Schools • 26289 Views • 13 Comments on TOP 10 ICSE SCHOOLS IN DEHRADUN


Dehradun is the capital city of the state of Uttarakhand in the northern part of India. Located in the Garhwal region, it is 236 km north of India’s capital New Delhi and is one of the ” Conter Magnets” of the National Capital Region (NCR) being developed as an alternative centre of growth to help ease the migration and population explosion in the Delhi metropolitan area. Dehradun is located in the Doon Valley on the foothills of the Himalayas nestled between two of India’s mightiest rivers – the Ganges on the east and the Yamuna on the west. The city is famous for its picturesque landscape and pleasant climate and provides a gateway to the surrounding region.

Top 10 ICSE schools in dehradun

  1. Doon Cambridge School
  2. Doon School
  3. Cambrian Hall
  4. Carman Residential And Day School
  5. Welham Girls School
  6. St. Joseph’s Academy
  7. Welham Boys School
  8. Guru Nanak Academy
  9. Marshall School
  10. Pine Hall School

1.Doon Cambridge School-Doon Cambridge School in Dehradun is one of the most well known Schools in India. The Doon Cambridge School founded in the year 1982 by Mr. WC Kashyap, in its development from strength to strength has the proud privilege of having taught many students who have later become Distinguished Educationist’s Army and civil Officers, Engineers, Chartered Accountants and successful Businessman.Doon Cambridge School in Dehradun has no bias for any religion or caste. They give admissions to the children from all the sectors of the society. It is an English medium co-educational School. There are about 1700 students studying in this School of Dehradun. The School is spread over a large area.

2.The Doon School-The Doon School is very well-known and among the best Schools in India, located in Dehradun in the state of Uttarakhand.  Doon School was established in 1935, it was founded by Satish Ranjan Das, a cousin of Chittaranjan Das an Indian freedom fighter and former Chief Justice of India Sudhi Ranjan Das. Its first Headmaster was Arthur E. Foot, a former science master at Eton College.

3.Cambrian Hall-Cambrian Hall is a residential-cum day, co-educational English Medium School based in the cordial environment of Dehradun, Uttarakhand.Established in 1954 by shasi shumshere J.B.rana. Cambrian Hall School has all modern infrastructural facilities making it international Standards School.Cambrian Hall School has highly qualified and experienced teachers who believe in both material and moral learning. School has a huge library with books covering all major subjects and subscribe to leading publications.

4.Carman Residential And Day School-Carman Residential and Day School was founded on 3rd March 1960 by Mr and Mrs I. L. G. Mann in the backdrop of Himalayan Range in Doon Valley, Uttarakhand, India.Carman School is a Residential and Day establishment for School-going children, situated about 11 km for the heart of Dehra Dun at Shyampur.The Carman School offers boarding hostel facilities for boys and girls separately. For the boys, the boarding is distinguished into three segments Junior, Middle and Senior Dorm.

5.Welham Girls School-It is a boarding School for girls located at the foothills of the Himalayas in Dehradun, Uttarakhand India. It has progressed from being a School for privileged girls to being a School that prides itself in encouraging students from across the length and breadth of India.A retired English head mistress, Miss Oliphant started Welham Boys School in 1937. Soon, she was struck by the lack of Schools of similar quality for the sisters of these little boys.Miss Linnell became the Founder- Principal of Welham Girls School. Under Miss Linnell’s able guidance, Welham Girls’ High School, as it was known then, established itself as a full fledged boarding School in Dehradun, India.

6.St. Joseph’s Academy-St. Joseph’s Academy, Dehradun is a high School in Dehradun, Uttarakhand, India. It was founded in 1934 and is governed by the members of the Patrician Brothers’ Institute. And it is known to be one of the best and oldest Schools of Dehradun.It has the best infrastructural facility in School of Dehradun. The buildings are made from modern techniques. The School Auditorium, well equipped with the finest audio-visual features, is the most magnificent one in the Doon Valley.

7.Welham Boys School-Welham Boys School is one of the top boarding Schools in Dehradun, India. Welham Boys School is located in the foothills of the Himalayas over an area of 30 acres, the School lies amidst the hills and rivers of the Doon valley.The School is a Residential School for Boys, is a member of Round Square and is also affiliated with IPSC. It provides an environment that encourages a questioning mind and gives students many avenues for expressing their creativity and building their skills. Welham was founded in 1937 as a preparatory School for boarding Schools in England and India by Ms Oliphant, a distinguished English lady, has grown into a fully fledged institution preparing boys for the ICSE and ISC examinations.

8.Guru Nanak Academy-Guru Nanak Academy in Dehradun was established in the year 1972 to mark 500 Birth Anniversary of Guru Nanak.  Guru Nanak Academy is one of the good Schools in Dehradun, Uttaranchal. Guru Nanak Academy in Dehradun provides 2 multipurpose fields, 2 basketball courts, Volley ball court, Indoor and outdoor Badminton courts, Boxing ring, Library, Reading room, Labs for Computers, Physics, Chemistry and Biology.Guru Nanak Academy in Dehradun is predominantly a Sikh institution. It does not believe in any distinction of caste, creed, economy and so on. Open minded education is given to cultivate young mind and to make them realize the rich cultural heritage of India.

9.Marshall School-Marshall School is one of the leading educational institutes of Dehradun,established in 1967.The founder of the school Late Mr Francis Russell Marshall, A British educationist. Marshal School has complete arrangement and provision for imparting teaching and education from the K.G classes to class XII in all faculties – Science, Commerce and Humanities. The campus is spread over a vast expanse of over 55 bighas of land, surrounded with litchi orchards. The school also provides hostel facilities.

10.Pine Hall School-Pine Hall School was established in the year 1967 in Dehradun, Uttarakhand.Pine Hall School owes its origin to the initiative and enthusiasm of Late Mrs. Adarsh Anand. The main motto of the Pine Hall School is to provide a full liberal and comprehensive education. The school not only focuses on educating students but also to teach them the sense of discipline, responsibility, initiative, self reliance, integrity and loyalty.Special Features of the Pine Hall School are Individual Attention, Healthy environment, academic excellence, Qualified and experienced teachers, well equipped labs and library and computer education. Pine Hall School also provides hostel facility. A balanced and wholesome nutritious diet is served in the hostel.

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  1. sandeep mamgain says:


  2. vinti says:

    I want to know about the admission process for VII class academic year 2017-18.

  3. Abhishek says:

    for class 4 admission for my son top icse based school location preferably ima and vasant vihar

  4. Abhishek says:

    for class 4 admission for my son top icse based schoollocation preferably ima and vasant vihar

  5. shivnath yadav says:

    I am looking for ICSCE board school for my child studying class 1st.

  6. venugopal m says:

    i wanna to join my ward into a good icse shools in Dehradun he is now in 5th standard, if you can even help me to know the fee structure it would be a great help for me

  7. K,B,Kunwar says:

    I want to admit my son in good school in class 11 in dehradun .He has completed sslc from nepal

  8. Aakash rawat says:

    Minimum percentage required to get admission in class 11th..???

  9. Sanjay Aggarwal says:

    I want admission for my son in class 5 prepatory school around Dehradun so that I can prepare him for best boarding schools

  10. Amit Paul says:

    I want to put my son in a good residential school in Dehradoon/Mossuri. He is going to appear for Class X final in March 2016. Schools having facility for coaching by reputed agency for Eng/Med is most preferred. Kindly give an hint to the tentative expenditure per year also. Please communicate through mail.

    Amit Paul

  11. vaibhav sharma says:

    my daughter is in 1st std. in saint Marys academy haridwar. i want to transfer her to a good school in dehradun because of change in job for me. i m confused a lot where to enroll her.

  12. pydah deep says:

    i am looking to join my kid in in a boarding school .my budget is 1.5 to 2 lakhs .not able to find a proper school in my budget

  13. Dinesh says:

    It’s a good article about the schools

    it will be useful if you provide the website link and address of those schools

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