Counted as one of the best boarding schools in the whole world, Mayo College in Ajmer is among the most popular educational institution to visit in Rajasthan. A boys-only independent boarding, it was established during 1875 by Richard Bruke, 6th Earl of Mayo, the then Viceroy of India. This historic college began its journey with the pledge ‘Let the be Light’, and has till now nurtured innumerable talents from various corners of the globe.
Even though it was initially meant for the upper castes or the Rajputs of erstwhile Rajasthan, it has now opened its door for students from almost all the corners of the world. Besides excellent facilities for education and learning, Mayo College is also known for its extraordinary sporting facilities. The college in fact, has top sporting facilities among other boarding schools in India. Along with studies, students here are also encouraged to participate in cricket, football, horse riding, polo and several other sports.