Sainik School Bhubaneswar was started by Late Shri Biju Patnaik the then Chief Minister of Orissa on 15 Jan 1962 in an adhoc government accommodation. The new building and infrastructure was brought up within two years at the present location under personal care of Shri Biju Patnaik and was inaugurated by Pt. Jawaharlal Nehru on 08 Jan 1964.
Sainik School Bhubaneswar is located in the Capital City of Orissa in the close vicinity of Utkal University, Vani Vihar just 2 Kms away from National Highway. The distance of the school from Air Port is about 10 KMs and from Railway Station it is only 8 Kms.
The primary aim and objective of Sainik School is to prepare boys academically,physically and mentally for entry into the National Defense Academy. The School is managed by three tier system of management VIX Sainik Schools Society, Ministry Defence as its appex body , Local Board of Administration and the School staff comprising of Principal ,Headmaster Registrar, Academic and Administrative staff. Moreover, the high levels of physical, mental and intellectual attainments needed for induction into the Officer Cadre .