GD Goenka World School

Embark on an extraordinary voyage into the world of educational excellence at GD Goenka World School, a haven of tranquillity sprawled across a breathtaking 60-acre expanse within GD Goenka Education City on the prestigious Gurugram-Sohna Road.

Our institution is a sanctum dedicated to sculpting the ideal path towards exceptional education and the holistic development of each child, encompassing their intellectual, emotional, and social growth. With an array of world-class facilities and an enriching curriculum, we elevate the learning experience to unparalleled heights.

At GD Goenka World School, we celebrate the intrinsic individuality of each child, acknowledging that their educational journey is as distinct as they are. We provide a versatile and bespoke educational environment, tailored to meet the specific needs of every student.

Our meticulously designed curricula offer a global perspective, fostering the cultivation of individual talents and preparing them to thrive in careers within the global landscape.

Our Vision

At GD Goenka World School, we harness the power of innovation and collaboration to nurture the growing minds of our students.

We use the Cambridge instructional approach for differentiated learning that empowers students to identify their passions and fortify their skills.

Our faculty consists of highly qualified, experienced, and passionate educators, adeptly trained in International Baccalaureate and Cambridge Assessment International Education

Together, they provide an immersive and impactful learning experience across various subjects, including Science, Human Civilisation, Arts, Social Science, and Languages.

Complemented by a global infrastructure, our institution boasts state-of-the-art facilities such as smart classrooms, well-stocked libraries, fully equipped laboratories, a half-Olympic-sized swimming pool, and a professional shooting range, all of which significantly enrich the overall educational experience.

We actively encourage our students to explore their interests in dance, music, fine arts, sports and theatre. Cultural excursions, international trips, and exhilarating escapades are an integral part of our curriculum, allowing students to not only connect with the great outdoors but also develop crucial interpersonal skills.

Our serene campus is designed to cater to every facet of a student’s journey, ensuring their excellence in both academic and co-curricular endeavours, and preparing them to evolve into capable, confident individuals poised to take on the world!

Our Heritage

Our journey into the world of educational excellence commenced in 1994, as a tribute to the cherished memory of Smt. Gayatri Devi Goenka, the mother of our esteemed Chairman, Mr. A.K. Goenka. From humble beginnings with a mere 23 students at our inaugural institution, G.D. Goenka Public School in Vasant Kunj, we have blossomed into a haven of enriched educational experiences, catering to over XXXX students today. We take pride in our role as trailblazers in educational innovation, heralding a transformation in the Indian school system.

Upholding unmatched standards in education, hygiene, safety, and security, our model has served as a beacon for emulation in all schools affiliated with the G.D. Goenka Group, both on a national and international scale.

Over the course of nearly three decades, the G.D. Goenka Group has ascended to a pinnacle of academic eminence. Our network extends its reach across 120+  wholly-owned and franchised schools, not only within India but also across borders. We have set a gold standard in education that spans from kindergarten to post-graduate studies. Our offerings include the G.D. Goenka Toddler House, an array of emerging kindergartens, and more than 15 G.D. Goenka Lá Petite Montessori preschools, seamlessly intertwining the IB method with the spiritual wisdom of the Vedas.
In addition, we proudly present a complete Education City situated on the Sohna- Gurgaon Road.

Under the visionary leadership and dynamic guidance of Chairman Mr. A. K. Goenka, the G.D. Goenka Group has embarked on a journey that is both revolutionary and persuasive. This mission is further fortified by the hands-on involvement of Vice-Chairperson Mrs. Renu Goenka, whose dedication is unmatched in building an ecosystem of quality education. The Group’s trajectory is also illuminated by the dynamic marketing and financial acumen of Managing Director Mr. Nipun Goenka. They firmly believe that their odyssey in education is still in its nascent stages.

With a belief in fostering world-class academic experience for all, the Group remains at the forefront of innovation, consistently injecting fresh vitality into the educational landscape nationwide.

The Principal

Mrs. Sonali Sinha has dedicated over three decades to the field of education, with the last two decades spent as the head of several prestigious schools in India. A graduate of Lady Shri Ram College in Delhi, she holds a master’s degree in history, along with two bachelor’s degrees in history and education.

Commencing her career as the Head of the Computer Center at DPS, Mathura Road, Delhi, she later became a TGT in history at DPS, Noida. There, she played a pivotal role in designing and establishing a computer lab in 1996 to keep her students ahead in embracing technology. Mrs. Sinha has also co-authored computer courseware for schools with NIIT. As the school’s founder and leader, she established and expanded a DPS in Lucknow over ten years. Additionally, she served as the Director at DPS Saharanpur. Furthermore, she served as the Head of School at The Kasiga School in Dehradun and The Universal School, Tardeo, Mumbai. Notably, she successfully led The Universal School in Ghatkopar, Mumbai, an institution offering both the International Baccalaureate and the IGCSE curriculum.

Mrs. Sinha was honored with the Certificate of Distinction from Education Today, recognizing her as among the “Top Fifty Effective Principals of the Country” in 2019 and 2021. She received the Principals Progressive Schools Association’s “Uttarakhand Ratan” award in 2018 and the Fortune 50’s “Future Fifty Leaders Shaping Success” award in 2019. Recently, she was awarded the GSLC Global Edu Icon Award for the year 2022-2023, acknowledging her outstanding contribution and impact in the field of education.

Furthermore, Mrs. Sinha has led numerous foreign collaborations with institutions such as BelOrme School, France, Williamston School, Scotland, and Dedridge School, Scotland. Known for her collaborative and approachable leadership style, Mrs. Sinha fosters a culture of teamwork and open communication. She believes in empowering her staff and creating a positive work environment that supports professional growth and development. Committed to building a safe and inclusive school environment, Mrs. Sinha ensures all students feel valued and supported.

Mrs. Sonali Sinha,
Principal, GD Goenka World School





If you are a boarder at GDGWS, you can enjoy the benefits of zero travel-time! But that’s not all!

While all our day-students enjoy the infrastructure and beauty of the GDGWS campus from Monday-Friday, it is the boarders who call this safe, serene and beautiful place their home.

So come, live with us and be part of the incredible experience of living on campus at GDGWS!

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We offer young and aspiring students academic engagement with international standards. The enriching IB and IGCSE curricula stimulate academic freedom and practical study. Thoughtfully scheduled classes and close mentorship by the faculty nurtures an academically vibrant community at GDGWS.

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Equipping children to thrive as global citizens in the 21st century, we offer an integrated activities program that develops their skills and knowledge, reinforces positive attitudes and provides a platform for them to discover their ability in areas of special interest.

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Each sporting arena provides an opportunity to build character, develop leadership qualities, experience team-work, forge friendships and understand true sportsmanship. Fitness, integrated into the daily curriculum, is an integral part of the holistic education on which GDGWS prides itself.

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Uncompromising in our approach to Medicare, Safety & Security, we have high-end medical and security infrastructure in place, specialist resources and regular emergency drills.

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 We’re honored and elated to announce that we have been awarded the 2nd position in the prestigious Times School Survey
Diamond Rating from QS I-GAUGE! Received by our Principal, Mrs. Sonali Sinha at the Academic Excellence Conclave held in Chennai,

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Why You Need the Best International School in India for Your Child

Schools have a major part to play in the overall development of a child. But as the number of schools in every state increases almost every day, you ought to find only the best for your child. International schools in Gurgaon may be aplenty, but there’s none with the distinct standing of GD Goenka World School. Counted among the top international board schools in Delhi NCR, GD Goenka offers a holistic environment for the overall development of your child into a responsible member of the society.

What makes GD Goenka stand out from most international schools in Delhi NCR is the fact that we offer your child a varied and diverse environment to grow in. We follow a child-centric approach where the teachers gauge what each child is good at and where their natural inclinations lie. After that, they work towards creating the foundation to help the children build a successful career, which is what makes us the top world school in India.

The Best Schools for Expats in Gurgaon

Whether you are an expat or an NRI looking for the best schools, near Sohna Road, Gurgaon, GD Goenka World School is your answer. Offering a very safe, welcoming, and conducive environment for children of all backgrounds, we encourage our students to imbibe the best of all cultures, transforming them into leaders of tomorrow. Following international standards for education, GD Goenka is definitely the best international high school in the country. With a holistic approach towards educating the students, the school ensures that every child is able to reach the pinnacle of success in their own choice of fields, whether they are inclined more towards the academic side of education or towards the co-curricular.

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GD Goenka World School is counted as the best international school in India, and we leave no stone unturned towards ensuring the same. From medical care facilities to sports to co-curricular and extra activities, GD Goenka World School makes sure that its students have access to the best facilities, to make it comfortable for them to reside within the premises, and help them invest their energies towards the main objective at hand.