British School of Bucharest

Co-Education (2-18)
Day school
+40 21 267 8919
Strada Erou Iancu Nicolae 42, Voluntari 077190, Romania
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Year of Foundation 2000
Enrollment Phase / Grades EYFS, Primary School and Secondary School
Boarding Day school
Number of students 600
Nationalities 50
Teacher Student Ratio 1 : 20
Accreditations British School Overseas (BSO), Independent Schools Inspectorate (ISI), Romanian Agency for Quality Assurance in Education (ARACIP), Member of COBIS, Independent Schools Teacher Induction Panel (IStip), Edexcel, Cambridge Assessment International Education, BSB is a COBIS Training School
Headmaster Philip Walters
Yearly Tuition Fee (Min) 6200 € + reservation deposit / pupil
Yearly Tuition Fee (Max) 18850 € + reservation deposit / pupil


The British School of Bucharest, is an established, well-resourced international private school located on a spacious campus in Pipera, to the north of Bucharest. The school provides a comprehensive international education based on the National Curriculum for England taught by fully qualified and experienced native English-speaking teachers.

The British School of Bucharest (BSB) is one of the leading international schools in Romania. Opened in 2000, located in a unique setting and with a culture that embraces all in a positive, caring and warm environment, we attract over 600 students from 50 nations around the world. The British School of Bucharest is committed to developing confident, motivated, self-disciplined learners who can realise their full potential and make a responsible contribution to the world.
The core aim of the school is to provide the international student body with the educational and social skills needed for tomorrow’s world. A very good pupil to teacher ratio and small class sizes ensure a personalised and highly supportive learning environment, with 100 percent native English teachers. BSB believes in the importance of educating the person as a whole, which remains central to its mission and ethos. At BSB, the teachers are passionate about providing every learner with the encouragement and support to develop their academic abilities, wide-ranging interests and sense of personal values.

The best way to find out what makes the British School of Bucharest special is to come and take a tour of our campus. You can find more information here:

British School of Bucharest Prospectus
BSB EYFS Prospectus
BSB KS4 Prospectus
BSB KS5 Prospectus



BSB provides a comprehensive international education based on the National Curriculum for England. The school offers a positive, stimulating, secure and caring environment that encourages the fulfilment of individual potential and the growth of self-esteem and self-confidence in all areas – academic, social and personal. At the British School of Bucharest, we provide a premium British education for children: Aged 2 to 5 in our Early Years Foundation Stage (EYFS): Pre-Nursery (aged 2-3) / Nursery (aged 3-4) / Reception (aged 4-5) . Aged 5 to 11, in our Primary Stage: Key Stage 1 (Years 1 & 2, for children aged 5-6) - Key Stage 2 (Years 3, 4, 5 & 6, for children aged 7-10) . Aged 11-18, in our Secondary Stage: Key Stage 3 (Years 7, 8 & 9, for pupils aged 11-13) / Key Stage 4 (Years 10 & 11, for pupils aged 14-15) / Key Stage 5/Sixth Form (Years 12 & 13, for pupils aged 16-18). Through the National Curriculum for England, our students are exposed to many innovative Science, Technology, Engineering, Art and Mathematics (STEAM) opportunities. These provide invaluable practical experiences that nourish the skills of creativity, flexibility and collaboration and help our students prepare for the future workplace – for jobs that may not currently exist.

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French, German, Spanish, Mandarin


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