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Apply to ISBerne

Thank you for your interest in the International School of Berne (ISBerne). Students are welcome to join us at any time in the school year. Being an international school, our staff are very experienced in integrating new students mid-term and our students are happy to welcome new friends throughout the year!
We are committed to making your admissions experience as smooth and simple as possible for your family, and there are just a few steps required to complete an application. Our team is available to answer any questions you may have and to provide you with all the support you need to make an application.

Step 1: Inquire

The International School of Berne is all about building relationships, and ours begins when you reach out and let us know that you would like to get to know us better. Contact us to ask questions and inquire if we have open spaces for your children. Please email, call or fill out the inquiry form, we will get back to you as soon as possible. We look forward to hearing from you!

Step 2: Schedule your Personal Consultation or In-Person Tour (optional)

We know that families like yours are looking for the right school for their child and our Admissions Team would like to introduce you to ISBerne either through a personal visit to our school or via a video conference at your convenience. A member of our experienced team will inquire about your family’s story, explain the ISBerne programmes, and support you with any questions you may have. To arrange your consultation, please schedule a tour online. Alternatively you can get in touch by calling +41 31 959 10 00 or by emailing at

Step 3: Apply using the Application Forms

Download, complete and submit the Application Form(s). See the links below to download the correct application bundle(s) for your family. Please complete one application per child:

Step 4: Apply for Financial Aid (optional)

Step 5: Check your Mailbox

We will contact you to confirm receipt of your application forms, but please contact us if you do not hear from us within 48 hours of applying. After we will check if the applications are complete, they will be reviewed by the Programme Coordinator and School Director. After their review process, you will receive an email notifying you if your children are accepted at ISBerne.


Frequently asked questions

Inquire about ISBerne

Please complete this form to learn more about ISBerne and if space if available for your family. Once received, a member of our team will be in contact with you shortly to provide the information that you have requested. We look forward to hearing from you!

This form is limited to five submissions. Please call our office at +41 31 959 1000 for further assistance.

Read testimonials from our community

To read their full statement, please click on their photo or name.

Ashley A. (Class of 2019)

At ISBerne, you will feel like you have found a place where you fit in, because everyone is equally different and unique like you!

Jackie W.

The move from the Swiss system to ISBerne was seamless for all three children. Their confidence and belief in themselves rose exponentially on...

Laura A.

We enrolled our oldest daughter to give her the opportunity to study in an international environment, learn English at a high level, and obtain the prestigious...

Lauren K.

From the start, our daughter, who is currently in the Early Learning Center, was excited to go to school and see her teachers, classmates, and ...

Somni P.

The children had experienced some racial prejudices at schools, and we wanted them to join an international school where our values...