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Educating for life in the heart of Switzerland since 1961.
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Welcoming, Nurturing and Inspiring

The International School of Berne (ISBerne) is a fully accredited, International Baccalaureate® (IB) World School providing education for students aged 3 to 18 in Switzerland’s capital. Since 1961, our private, day school has had a long-standing reputation for innovative and highly qualified teachers, world-class facilities, a diverse community, and excellent academic results.

Exceptional Academics

We are a non-selective school with well-rounded and high-achieving students. An education from ISBerne is a proven investment in your child's future.


From Kindergarten to Grade 5, our programme offers unique learning experiences to acquire knowledge, build skills and develop character.

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During this time of rapid intellectual and personal change, our students strengthen their independent learning skills and pursue their interests.

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We offer multiple academic pathways to meet the wide range of High School students' needs, talents, interests, and goals.

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News & Events

Every day at the International School of Berne is brimming with activity and excitement. Our students come from over 40 different nationalities, helping us celebrate internationalism on a daily basis, and allowing for many learning opportunities. 

Our Signature Programme

'Ski and Skate Fridays' have been a special tradition at the International School of Berne for more than thirty years. Over seven weeks during the Winter, students in all grades participate in skiing, snowboarding, or ice skating.

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