The GD Goenka World School (GDGWS) came into being with the efforts of the well-known Delhi based entrepreneur A K Goenka and his wife Renu Goenka. The school was named in the memory of Mr. Goenka's mother Gayatri Devi Goenka (GD Goenka). Nipun Goenka who is the Managing Director of the GD Goenka group was selected amongst the “51 New Millennium entrepreneurs” in India by Education World and published in their anniversary issue in November 2013.
The 60-acre campus on the foothills of the Aravalis is breathtakingly vast and the on campus facilities can easily be compared to any international boarding school - nine constructed main buildings, multipurpose indoor hall for theatrical, sporting and cultural activities, seven playfields for cricket, soccer and hockey etc., 400 metre track for athletics, a hi-tech gymnasium, squash courts, table tennis and billiards rooms, half Olympic sized indoor swimming pool and a sprawling 17 acre, 5-hole golf course.
GDGWS is one of the pioneer schools that implemented an international curricula in Northern India and currently offers various International Baccalaureate (IB) programs and the IGCSE program of the Cambridge International Examinations (CIE) but what stands out is its vastly diverse student population with many different nationalities being represented in a classroom - bringing a true International / Global prespective to each discussion.
GD Goenka World School (GDGWS) is part of one of the most progrssive and finest chain of school education system in India committed to nuture children who are truly "World Citizens". The GD Goenka World School is a pioneer 13 year old International school with a vast 60 acre campus on Gurgaon Sohna Road offering the International Curricula for Nursery to Grade 12.
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G.D. Goenka Education City, Sohna-Gurgaon Road,
Gurugram (Gurgaon) - 122103
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A detailed fee structure & complete breakup for G.D. Goenka World School Sohna Road is provided below for reference. The objective of the fees details below is to provide an economic reference point for parents to understand approximate expense for this school and evaluate affordability based on their current circumstances and for the long term.
For parents admitting their children in admission session 2019-20 at G D Goenka World School Sohna Road the total school fees for the first year including all admission related charges for Nursery but excluding transport fees shall be around Rs.4,47,964. This includes total One-Time Admission related Charges including Refundable Security of Rs.1,45,000.
For parents continuing in the school from previous years, the effective annual fees is around Rs.3,02,964 i.e. approx. Rs.25,247 per month or Rs.75,741 per quarter without transport fees. The school observed an overall fee decrease of approximately 6% from the 2017-2018 session.
The mean average annual fees (without admission & transport fees) of all school in Gurgaon whose fee details are available on SchoolWiser is Rs.1,19,575. The average mean is Rs.2,98,444 and Rs.2,91,300 for IB - DP & CIE - IGCSE schools respectively among these.
|Fee Breakup (without transport charges)||2019-20||2017-2018|
|Effective Total Cost for Admission Year||447964||474640|
|Effective Total Cost for the Year (w/o One Time Charges & Deposit)||302964||329640|
The mission at GD Goenka World School is to provide the community with a school that enhances and develops the intellectual, social, ethical and physical aspects of the a child's life. GDGWS Gurgaon believes in providing the most beneficial learning milieu by blending the best aspect of modern and traditional methods of education. GD Goenka World School Gurgaon believes that each child is a genius and given the proper environment and guidance, children with gravitate towards purposeful activity. The environment at the school is structured to accommodate individual needs, interests and learning styles. The curriculum encourages critical thinking as opposed to rote memorization. Discovery through manipulatives and real life applications is the way of learning at GDGWS. The school in gurgaon provides our children with skills that will enable them to analyze and evaluate situations around them and take well-informed decisions. These skills will make them ready for the fast paced global environment that they are expected to live and work in. The internationally accepted qualifications will help them carve a niche for themselves wherever they go.
International Baccalaureate: PYP
CIE: Cambridge Secondary 1
International Baccalaureate: DP
G.D. Goenka World School Sohna Road Nursery Admission Process for 2019-2020 Academic Year is as follows:
The child needs to be minimum 3 Years as on 31 March 2019 to be eligible for Nursery admission. School Admission applications can be made Offline at the school and Online on the school website. New academic session for the school starts from July for IB and July for CIE. You can find further details below for reference on admission eligibility and application for Nursery and Higher Grades in the section below, but we strongly recommend that you check the school website for most accurate and up-to-date information.
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