The British International School (BIS) offers a British style education to the international community of Ho Chi Minh City. It is the largest international school in Vietnam with 1,750 students from more than 50 countries. The school is a registered centre for the UK examination boards, Cambridge International Examinations (CIE), and is an IB World School. It is a member of FOBISSEA (Federation of British International Schools in South and East Asia) and is fully accredited by CIS (Council of International Schools).
The British International School (BIS) operates from three purpose-built, modern campus sites in Ho Chi Minh City. One primary campus is located in District 3 of the city whilst a second primary campus and a dedicated secondary campus are located in the quiet suburban, residential area of An Phu. Both primary campuses cater for students from pre-school (Fundino) through to Year 6 and the secondary campus caters for students from Years 7 to Year 13.
The British International School operates within the framework of the National Curriculum for England and students are prepared for both IGCSE exams and the IB Diploma programme.
- Primary School (up to Year 6)
- Secondary School (Years 7-13)
- IGCSE exams
- IB diploma programme
2. Renaissance International School Saigon - British International School
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Welcome to Renaissance International School Saigon located in District 7 of Ho Chi Minh City. With excellent facilities and a dedicated team of qualified native English speaking teachers, delivering a British style international English medium curriculum, the school continues to grow both in numbers and in reputation.
RISS is a member of the Council of International Schools (CIS) and a registered centre for Cambridge International Examinations. RISS is an IB World School, authorized to deliver the IB Diploma programme after receiving official recognition in only its second year of operation. The IB Diploma programme is an ideal pathway to some the most prestigious universities in the world.
Preschool Program; Primary School Program; Secondary School Program. Renaissance International School Saigon (RISS) is one of the premier International Schools in Ho Chi Minh City providing a high quality British / International education that leads to the IB Diploma Programme. Classes are taught in English. We also offer a Vietnamese Program.
3. Saigon South International School, Ho Chi Minh City
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SSIS is a college preparatory school in Ho Chi Minh City, Southern Vietnam committed to the intellectual and personal development of each student in preparation for a purposeful life as a global citizen.
Learning at SSIS in an interactive process of discovery involving students, teachers, and parents; all working to support the development of the skills, knowledge and attitudes necessary to succeed in school and later in life.
Our curriculum emanates from the school’s mission, incorporates our many cultures, and is broader than the content of study. All courses of study are student- centered, focused on making meaning, and rooted in conceptual understanding augmented by skill development.
The cultural context of an international school is potentially a life-changing opportunity. SSIS aims to guide students towards capitalizing on that opportunity and making the experience as fulfilling and rewarding as possible.
At SSIS we believe in and promote our core values. They are the cornerstone of their educational experience here at SSIS. They are:
Academic Excellence; Sense of Self; Dedicated Service; Balance In Life; Respect for All
- Early Childhood Program
- Elementary School Program
- Middle School Program
- High School Program (American High School Diploma, IB Diploma & AP coursework)
Our Curriculum is based on the American Curriculum. Programs are taught in English.
4. QSI International School of Hanoi
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QSI International is a non-profit organization operating 36 international schools in Europe, Central Asia, the Far East, South America, and the Middle East. QSI International School of Hanoi (1,000 miles north of Ho Chi Minh), Vietnam, benefits from the unique opportunities afforded by this organization with nearly four decades of proven performance. Our instruction is delivered in English for Preschool and Lower Elementary age children, using child-centered, U.S. based curriculum. We offer small class sizes taught by caring educators with advanced degrees and experience from the U.S.A. and abroad.
- American based curriculum
- Lower Elementary
- Upper Elementary
- Serving the English speaking population
5. VATC (Vietnamese-American Training College), Ho Chi Minh
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Located in Ho Chi Minh city, south of Taiwan, Vietnamese American Training College (VATC) is a privately-owned, international school for overseas and Vietnamese students. Founded in 2000, Vietnamese American Vocational Training College (VATC) is one of the oldest foreign owned international schools in Vietnam and a division of Pan VAT Co, Ltd. VATC began as Vietnamese American Training College in Ho Chi Minh city, operated mainly in English Training.
The school is relatively young but is well established and operates in an exciting and continuously developing environment catering to students of different needs. With over 10.000 students and 25 branches all over Vietnam such as Ho Chi Minh City, Hanoi, Danang, Nhatrang, Cantho, Vungtau, Dongnai, Binhduong, VATC is the largest and most recognizable English teaching school network in Vietnam.
Kitty English Programme( English for young kids aged 4-6) Young Learners English Programme for very young children, English for Teenagers Programme with University of Cambridge exams preparation: KET, PET, FCE.