The largest North Indian city of Haryana, Faridabad has a wide range of private schools. CBSE is the most popular curriculum across the top 10 schools in Faridabad, with only Vidya Sanskar International School standing out as a top international school in Faridabad. Many prominent NCR schools with branches in Faridabad like Delhi Public School, Manav Rachna International School, DAV Public and Apeejay School dominate the list of top schools in Faridabad. Close to New Delhi and Gurgaon, Faridabad offers not just some great schooling options but are also at par with many modern amenities that encourage an international environment that will help in the future.
Top 10 Schools in Faridabad
Based upon ranking assessed by the Education World School Rankings Survey, these opinion polls has been accomplished by Delhi based opinion polls company C fore. 3,939 participants from North India took the sample form to rate schools on a ten-point scale centered on their experience across 14 parameters. The 14 parameters include:
- Academic Reputation
- Co-curricular Education
- Sports Education
- Infrastructure Provision
- Value For Money
- Competence Of Faculty and 7 other parameters.
Ranked #1 Top Schools in Faridabad: Modern DPS Sector 87
Founded in the year 1995 under the guidance of U.S. Verma (Former Vice Principal, D.P.S-R.K Puram), Modern Delhi Public School Faridabad is a combined initiative linking Delhi Public School Society, New Delhi and Northern Coalfields Limited, Nigahi Project. Located at Sector 87, Faridabad, Modern DPS is affiliated with the Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE) and is the top ranked school in Faridabad. The school offers education from Pre-Nursery onwards up to Class 12th. Modern DPS is spread over a 10 acre campus and promises contemporary facilities in its infrastructure.
With the highest CBSE Exams Average at 90%, Modern DPS is ranked as one of the top CBSE schools in Faridabad. Also, the school is the highest scorer in Academic Reputation and shares space as the highest achiever in Co-curricular Education with Apeejay School and MRIS Sector 14. An important parameter, Modern DPS scores the highest in Leadership Management Quality as well. 2nd highest on Competence of Faculty and Value for Money, the school promotes a great environment for students and teachers. However, its score on Parental Involvement and Internationalism parameters fairs low among other top schools in Faridabad.
Ranked #1 Top Schools in Faridabad: Modern Vidya Niketan Sector 17
Established in the year 1983 by Gopal Sharma, the Modern Vidya Niketan (MVN), Sector 17, Faridabad, is managed by the MVN Society. The society also runs two K-12 schools (in Aravali and Palwal) in addition to the MVN University. The school is affiliated with the Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE) and over the years has maintained being the top school in Faridabad. MVN Sector 17 made history in the year 2008-09 where 140 students made it to the highest number of enrollments in IITs from any single institution in India.
MVN has scored highest on 3 parameters, namely, Academic Reputation, Competence of Faculty (shared with DPS Faridabad) and Life Skills Education and Conflict Management. It has also bagged the 2nd highest scores in categories like CBSE Exams Average at 87%, Teacher Welfare and Development, Leadership Management Quality, Co-curricular Education. It is among top 5 schools in Faridabad for scores on Sports Education, Individual Attention to Students and Community Service. The school heads extremely well on all aspects except Parental Involvement marked at 68, highest being Shriram Millennium’s 76 in the category and Special Education Needs score of 51 compared to top score of Eicher School and DAV at 65.
Ranked #2 Top Schools in Faridabad: DPS Faridabad Sector 19
Delhi Public School (DPS), Faridabad, a co-educational school was established in the mid of 1995 with 640 students and 40 faculty member at first. Today, the school boasts of over 4,000 students. Affiliated with the Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE), DPS Sector 21 is one of the top CBSE schools in Faridabad. The school is built on an 8 acre site at Sector 21 which includes play grounds, a canteen and a open air theatre. In addition to this, the school has 7 computer labs with a seating capacity of 280 students at a time.
DPS has attained the higest score in Teacher Welfare and Development and also shares its position with Modern Vidya Niketan Sector 17 in Competence of Faculty as the highest scorer. With 3rd highest CBSE Exams Average at 83% the school also boasts of a high score in its Academic Reputation parameter. Marking itself as a school with commendable standing, DPS Faridabad scores the 2nd highest on Community Service and is in the top three for Value for Money. The school has a relatively low score in Special Education Needs.
Ranked #3 Top Schools in Faridabad: Vidya Sanskar International School
As one of the top international schools in Faidabad, Vidya Sanskar International School was founded in 2006 by Mr. Shanti Prakash Gupta. A co-educational boarding school, Vidya Sanskar promotes many backgrounds and ethnicities. The school adheres to the UK based University of Cambridge International Examinations (CIE) curriculum from Primary through A levels. Vidya Sanskar, a residential school has a campus spread over 20 acres.
Highest to score in Sports Education, Vidya Sanskar International School also bagged the highest scores in Individual Attention to Students and Infrastructure Provision. It is the 2nd highest scorer in Parental Involvement, a parameter rank shared with Modern Vidya Niketan, Aravali. It has high scores in almost every category, be it for Life Skills Education and Conflict Management to Leadership Management Quality. However, in terms of Value for Money, it scores the 2nd lowest position and also has low points in Community Service.
Ranked #4 Top Schools in Faridabad: Manav Rachna International School Sector 14
Manav Rachna International School also known as MRIS Faridabad is a affiliate of the Manav Rachna Educational Institutions. A brainchild of renowned educationist Dr. O.P. Bhalla, the school has ranked 4th among all listed top schools in Faridabad is a co-educational day school following curriculum set by the Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE), New Delhi. MRIS is also partnered with iCarnegie, Pittsburgh, PA, USA for various courses offered for its students. The school offers schooling from Nursery to Class XII.
Highest score in Co-curricular Education, MRIS shares the spot with Apeejay School and Modern DPS School in the category. In addition to this, the school also has scored 2nd highest on Infrastructure Provision. With a great Academic Reputation, MRIS excels at Sports Education, Special Needs Education, Individual Attention to Students and Value for Money. For a top international school in Faridabad, the school does lessen its score on Life Skills Education and Conflict Management at 66, which is a bit average compared to top score of Modern Vidya Niketan at 78.
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Ranked #5 Top Schools in Faridabad: The Shriram Millennium School Sector 81
Among the top ICSE schools in Faridabad, Shriram Millennium School, Faridabad is a co-educational day school affiliated with the Council for the Indian School Certificate Examinations (CISCE) conduting the ICSE and ISC examinations. Part of the Shri Educare (SEL), The Shriram Millennium School, Faridabad is mutually promoted by the Arun Bharat Ram family and Educomp Infrastructure and School Management (EISML). The school is equipped with modern amenities and based on international standard.
Adding to which, Shriram Millennium has the highest score on Internationalism and Parental Involvement. The 2nd highest on Individual Attention to Students, Shriram school overall has high scores in almost all parameters including Life Skills Education and Conflict Management and Community Service. The only low point of the school’s score is witnessed in the Value for Money at 69 which is a bit low compared to top school scoring of 87.
Ranked #6 Top Schools in Faridabad: Apeejay School Sector 15
Established in 1972 Apeejay School, Faridabad is an institution run by the Apeejay Education Society and is in the list of top 5 CBSE schools in Faridabad. A co-educational K-12 school, Apeejay began with an objective of “meeting the educational needs of the growing city” of Faridabad. The school campus is divided in two different campuses, Primary being in Sector 14 cater to classes 1st to 5th and Senior Wing in Sector 15 for classes 6th to 12th.
Apeejay has the highest score in Community Service and also Co-curricular Education where it shares score rank with MRIS Sector 14 and Modern DPS School. A good option in terms of Value for Money, the school does have high scores in Academic Reputation and Parental Involvement as well. Apeejay does relatively score low in Individual Attention to Students and is also the 2nd lowest on Sports Education at 66 whereas the highest being an 88.
Ranked #6 Top Schools in Faridabad: Modern Vidya Niketan Aravali
Located at Aravali in Faridabad on a 10 acre campus, Modern Vidya Niketan (MVN) was established by Late Shri Gopal Sharma, a visionary and a pioneer in the field of education in the year 2000. The school is affiliated with the Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE) and has two more branches, one in Sector 17 and the other in Palwal.
The school is one of the top CBSE schools in Faridabad with the 2nd highest CBSE Exams Average at 87% and also scores the 2nd highest among schools in the Parental Involvement parameter sharing its spot with Vidya Sanskar International. With ranks 2nd highest on Academic Reputation as well there are more categories where Modern Vidya Niketan Aravali does prove its worth, like Internationalism, Infrastructure Provision and Competence of Faculty. However, rather crucial a category for a school’s perspective, MVN Aravali does need to improve upon Sports Education as it is currently the 2nd lowest on the list.
Ranked #7 Top Schools in Faridabad: DAV Public School Sector 14
A co-educational day school, DAV Public School, Sector 14, Faridabad was established in the year 1984 and runs under the D.A.V. College Managing Committee. The school is affiliated with the Central Board of Education (CBSE), New Delhi and supports education from Preparatory to Class 12th. At present the school upholds a teacher student ratio of 1:30 even though the current strength of the school is more than 5000 students on roll. The school is located at Sector 14 and is ranked 7th top school in Faridabad.
A complete Value for Money the school scores high in the respective category and falls in the top 5 scores for it along with Community Service. It fairs relatively low scores in Life Skills Education and Conflict Management and Parental Involvement.
Ranked #8 Top Schools in Faridabad: Eicher School Sector 46
Established by Good Earth Foundation, Faridabad, The Eicher School started base in the year 1994 in Sector 46 on a 12 acre site. The school is a co-educational English medium day school which is affiliated with the Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE). Eicher School imparts education from Pre-primary to Senior Secondary classes. The school not only boasts of a teacher-student ratio of 1:22 but, also an environment it provides that nurtures children with special needs.
It is the top special needs schools in Faridabad with highest score in Special Needs Education, this score is also shared with DAV Sector 47. The school scores averagely well on categories like Infrastructure Provision, Individual Attention to Students and Co-curricular Activity. It does score a few points higher on Academic Reputation than Shriram Millennium School which is currently ranked in top 5 schools in Faridabad. The low score for the school is noticed in Internationalism where the score of 59 seems low compared to top score of 73.
Ranked #9 Top Schools in Faridabad: Ryan International School Sector 21
Amongst the top 10 schools in Faridabad, Ryan International School Faridabad, popularly called RIS is a co-educational day school established in the year 1992. It is promoted by the Ryan International Group of Institutions (RIGI) founded by Dr. Augustine F. Pinto and Grace Pinto. Affiliated to the Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE), RIS Faridabad imparts education from kindergarten to Class 12th.
Ryan International is the 2nd highest scorer on Special Needs Education and also ranked high on Value for Money. The schools proves to be averagely ranked in all the other categories barring Parental Involvement which is at present the 2nd lowest among all other schools listed.
Ranked #10 Top Schools in Faridabad: DAV Public School Sector 37
A co-educational day school, DAV Public School, Ballabhgarh, Faridabad is affiliated with curriculum by Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE), New Delhi. Established in the year 1987, DAV Sector 37 initially started in a rented building with only 120 students. Ranked 10th in the list top schools in Faridabad, the school boasts of strength of more than 2000 students. The school is supervised by DAV College Managing Committee, New Delhi. Relatively a smaller campus area as compared to other schools on the list, DAV Sector 37 is on a 1.6 acre site with modern facilities.
With the highest score in Special Needs Education shared with Eicher School, DAV promotes an equal education opportunity for all and also scores high on Value for Money. The school has relatively average scores to impart education to students and fairs well on Teacher Welfare and Development, Competence of Faculty and more. In its Academic Reputation is scores more than Shriram Millennium and scores much high on Sports Education beating Apeejay and MVN Aravali with a score 10 points higher. However, the school needs to pay more attention to encouraging Parental Involvement as it is currently the lowest ranked in the parameter.
The list of top schools in Faridabad just doesn’t end here, more are to follow:
Ranked #11 Top Schools in Faridabad: St. John’s School Sector 7
St. John’s School, Faridabad was established in the year 1965 by T.I. John and is a co-educational day school affiliated with the Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE) ranked among the top 20 schools in Faridabad. The school imparts education Kindergarten onwards up to Senior Secondary classes. With its school site in Sector-7A, Faridabad, the school is popular for its 4 acre eco-friendly campus that has a built up area of 1.7 and the rest free for nature.
The school scores high on parameters like Value for Money, Community Service and Parental Involvement and seems pulling through just fine until one notices scores dropping in categories like Teacher Welfare and Development, Leadership Management Quality, Competence of Faculty adding to which the school also has the lowest score among all ranked schools in Life Skills Education and Conflict Management and Internationalism. The school shares the lowest score in Internationalism with Aravali International School among all listed schools.
Ranked #12 Top Schools in Faridabad: Aravali International School Sector 43
A fairly recent school in establishment compared to most others in the top schools in Faridabad ranking, Aravali International School Faridabad was founded in the year 2004 by Dhan Singh Bhadana, chairman of the Aravali Eduworld Group of educational institutions. A co-educational day school, Aravali International is affiliated with the Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE). The school is built on a massive 13.5 acres and includes an auditorium with a seating capacity of 1000. Aravali International School’s sports infrastructure includes 7 acres in playground as well.
The school scores best on Co-curricular Education at 74 amongst its other scores. It also scores higher in Individual Attention to Students and Parental Involvement than DAV Sector 14 and Ryan International (both ranked among the top 10 schools in Faridabad) in the categories respectively. Ironical to its name, Aravali International does have the lowest scores in Internationalism (shared with St. John’s School) and also score on Teacher Welfare and Development can surely be improved.
Ranked #13 Top Schools in Faridabad: Vidya Mandir Public School Sector 15
A co-educational day school, Vidya Mandir Public School, Faridabad was established in the year 1995 and is affiliated with the Central Board of Secondary Education, New Delhi. It is managed by the Vidya Mandir Trust and imparts education from Nursery to Class 12th.
Its score in Infrastructure Provision of 71 is best amongst its other scores. Though it is ranked lowest in Academic Reputation and Sports Education compared to all the schools listed and has also the 2nd lowest CBSE Exams Average at 70%. Parameters like Co-curricular Education, Life Skills Education and Conflict Management, Internationalism, Leadership Management Quality and Competence of Faculty also are reletively low.
Ranked #14 Top Schools in Faridabad: Grand Columbus International School Sector 16
Established in the year 1991, Grand Columbus International School like most Faridabad schools is a co-educational day school. Affiliated with the Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE), New Delhi, the school is named after the Italian explorer Christopher Columbus and is managed by A D Educational Society. Grand Columbus International School offers education from Pre-nursery to Class 12th.
Among its overall score Infrastructure Provision score of 78 is the school’s best as compared to its scores on other parameters. The schools has the lowest score among all ranked schools in CBSE Exams Average at 68% which also includes low scores in Academic Reputation, Co-curricular Education, Value for Money, Leadership Management Quality, Competence of Faculty, Sports Education, Internationalism and Community Service.
Faridabad has some good options for schooling. The top schools in Faridabad promise great literacy along with encouraging co-curriclar development that is essential for every child right from the beginning of his/her schooling days. To know more about schools, fee structures, admission dates and a lot more, check out SchoolWiser to ensure you make a wise schooling decision.