Best International Schools in China

Why do More and More Students Choose to Study in China?

Discover in this article how studying in China can be the best choice for your child’s education.
Looking to be at the forefront of the changing international landscape while still offering your children world-class education? Look no further than China, one of the world’s fastest growing economies with an equally fast-growing international school market.

Major cities such as Beijing and Shanghai boast large expat populations with outstanding international schools to match. Student populations are truly international, featuring expats from Western and Eastern countries alike. Students receive top-tier education opportunities with international curriculum, guaranteeing a smooth transition back to their home countries or university.

Paired with a unique opportunity for immersive lessons in the most-spoken language in the world, and China presents itself as a premier destination for international schooling.

The number of schools in China offering international programs is expanding at a rapid pace and with wide variations in quality assurance.
Parents need to be sure they are considering top tier schools with valid and current accreditation from recognised international authorities.
Make sure you are dealing with schools with the necessary commitment to high learning standards and the resources to deliver on that commitment. Start your search here, with this listing of well recognised high achieving international learning communities.
Noel Thomas, Co-principal, Yew Chung International School of Beijing



Best International Schools in China

Schools in alphabetical order, no ranking:


3e International School

3e International School

"3e International School began in 2005 and has grown into an institution of 175 students from Nursery through Grade 6. The school aims to develop “creative thinkers and collaborative learners ...
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Beijing Huijia Private School

Beijing Huijia Private School

Beijing
Chinese education must cast off the shackles of traditional education concepts. Whether it is public or private education, both receive selection and evaluation from society. Huijia adheres to the "new, ...
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Britannica International School, Shanghai

Britannica International School, Shanghai

"Britannica International School is proud to be a British Owned, British Managed school and is staffed with British Teachers. Within fifteen minutes of the Former French Concession and centrally located ...
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Concordia International School Shanghai

Concordia International School Shanghai

Concordia International School Shanghai is a co-educational day school for students aged 3 to 18, located on a 10-acre campus in the heart of Jinqiao—one of Shanghai’s largest international communities ...
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Dulwich College Shanghai

Dulwich College Shanghai

Shanghai
Dulwich College is one of the UK's oldest independent schools, founded in South London as a boys’ school in 1619. Dulwich College International (DCI) was established to bring the Dulwich education to students ...
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Dulwich College, Beijing

Dulwich College, Beijing

Beijing
Dulwich College is one of the UK's oldest independent schools, founded in South London as a boys’ school in 1619. Dulwich College International (DCI) was established to bring the Dulwich ...
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Hangzhou International School

Hangzhou International School

Hangzhou Shi
Hangzhou International School was founded in 2002 to serve international children. As an IB World School, HIS provides a rigorous, high-caliber academic program for students aged 2-18. HIS offers the ...
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Harrow International School Beijing

Harrow International School Beijing

Beijing
Leadership for a better world The mission statement of the Harrow International Schools is 'Leadership for a better world', which draws on the great tradition of famous leaders emanating from ...
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Shanghai American School

Shanghai American School

Shanghai
Shanghai American School (SAS) is the kind of school you wish you would've attended when you were a kid. We have a challenging academic curriculum that helps pave a path ...
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Shanghai Community International School

Shanghai Community International School

Shanghai
Shanghai Community International School (SCIS) is a nursery to grade 12 international school in Shanghai, China. Established in 1996, SCIS integrates an international and U.S. curriculum at three campuses around ...
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Yew Chung International School of Beijing (YCIS Beijing)

Yew Chung International School of Beijing (YCIS Beijing)

Beijing
Situated in downtown Honglingjin Park, Yew Chung International School of Beijing (YCIS Beijing) provides international education to expatriate children aged 2 – 18. Recognised as one of the top international ...
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