Tuition and Fees
An ISBerne education is the investment of a lifetime
At the International School of Berne, we recognize the deep commitment a family makes when investing in private school education. We take your investment seriously and work diligently to balance affordability with our world-class education programme. Here are our Schedule of Fees for the 2022-2023 school year:
|Grade Level||Annual Tuition in CHF|
Early Learning: Mornings only
Early Learning: Mornings + 2 Afternoons
Early Learning: Mornings + 3 Afternoons
Early Learning: All Day
|Kindergarten - Grade 1||28,015.00|
|Grades 2 - 5||28,850.00|
|Grades 6 - 8||33,545.00|
|Grades 9 - 10||36,410.00|
|Grade 10 Bridging Year||36,410.00|
|Grades 11 - 12||37,045.00|
Included in Tuition at ISBerne
- Curriculum-related mandatory school trips and activities such as:
- English as an additional language instruction
- A certain level of Learning Support
- Star & ISA Assessment Exams
- ISBerne-sponsored after school activities
- The majority of school materials
- Use of textbooks
- A copy of the school’s yearbook
- A snack each morning for Early Learning Centre students
For a list of activities and materials not covered by tuition fees, please refer to our financial regulations within our application bundles. Our applications are available to download on our "Apply to ISBerne" webpage.
Families wishing to attend the International School of Berne (ISBerne) have the possibility of receiving financial aid. The International School of Berne Foundation provides money for scholarships to attend our school, other private schools within Switzerland, and post-secondary institutions within and outside of Switzerland. The Foundation awards scholarships based on the student's academic promise and the family's financial need. Scholarships cover a portion of the tuition fees charged by the school of choice.
Schedule Your Consultation or Tour
Our Admissions Team would like to introduce your family to ISBerne either through a private school tour or personal consultation 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 time, please fill out the forms linked below or get in touch by calling +41 31 959 10 00 or by emailing at email@example.com. We look forward to hearing from you!
Our preschool programme fosters in each child a love of learning and sense of self through a play-based curriculum.
From Kindergarten to Grade 5, our programme offers unique learning experiences to acquire knowledge, build skills and develop character.
During this time of rapid intellectual and personal change, our students strengthen their independent learning skills and pursue their interests.
We offer multiple academic pathways to meet the wide range of High School students' needs, talents, interests, and goals.
Teenagers who have completed obligatory schooling in the Swiss educational system can join ISBerne for a Bridging Year.