Top 10 Chinese International Schools Fees and Tuition


Top 10 Chinese International Schools Fees and Tuition  

All Chinese schools are mandated to provide quality education, and the innovation and productivity of the Chinese economy provides enough evidence. The international schools market in the country is booming as more institutions strive to offer curriculums that appeal to the global market. Below are the top 10 Chinese international schools including the related average tuition fees.

Dulwich College Shanghai

Dulwich College has a rich and textured history traceable to 1619 in the U.K. where it had humble beginnings as a boy’s school. The college expanded with time under the umbrella of Dulwich College International and set up other schools in the world including Shanghai.

The college caters for children between the ages of 2-18 and has a student population of over 1500 hailing from over 45 nationalities. The school is widely accredited including CIS, AISH, WASC, NCCT among others with the tuition fees ranging from $90,000 to $285,000.

Shanghai American School

Shanghai American school is a nonprofit school and all the profits made are plowed back into the facility to provide top-tier education. It is one of the most reputable international schools in China with a history dating back to 1912.

The school caters for children of either gender between the ages of 3-18. It is a day school with over 2500 students from different nationalities. The school enjoys many accreditations including WASC, CASE, EARCOS, IBO among others. Tuition fee ranges between $22,560 and $34,055.

Yew Chung International School of Beijing (YCIS)

Established in 1995, YCIS has been around for 20 years and the school has built a resounding presence by offering expatriate children quality education. It is located in downtown Beijing, and it offers IGCSE and IB curriculums.

The school caters for children between 2-16 years and it has around 750 students from different backgrounds. YCIS equips children with bilingual competency, and it enjoys various accreditations such as IBDP, Cambridge Testing, and IGCSE. Tuition fees range from $18,000-$40,000.

Harrow International School

Established in Beijing in 2005, Harrow school’s goal is to nurture the leaders of the future by offering quality education. Its motto is leadership for a better world, and the school’s chief focus is to provide a holistic education for all its students.

It has approximately 700 students from over 30 nationalities, and it accepts children between the ages of 3-18 of either gender. Accreditations include CIS, NEASC and FOBISIA and the school provides both boarding and day services. Tuition fee ranges from $12,000 to $38,700.

American International School of Guangzhou

The American school of Guangzhou is highly rated and has well-trained staff that is friendly as well as competent. The school is committed to constant improvement through reflection and the provision of quality, holistic education.

The school’s history dates back to 1981, and it caters for children between 3-18 years. It has various accreditations including WASC, CIS, IBO, APAC, NCCT, among others. It has two campuses and the tuition ranges between $9,000-$17,150.

Utahloy International School

Located in Guangzhou, Utahloy International school was founded in 1997. It is highly rated and it has grown to a population of 900 students from 50 nationalities. It focuses on offering holistic education including a range of mother tongue languages such as French, German, Italian, Mandarin, Spanish, and Japanese. The school has WASC, IBMYP, IBPYP, among other accreditations and accepts children from age 3. Tuition fee ranges from $15,000-$26,300.

Beijing City International School

Beijing City Internal School is located in Beijing’s CBD in a specially built facility for educational purposes. Being a non-profit, the profits are plowed back into the school. It offers an international curriculum up to 12th grade and the school enjoys various accreditations with tuition ranging from $29,300-$43-300.

Ningbo International School

Ningbo is a fairly new international school located in Ningbo with the ambition of making a mark. It is fast growing, and it focuses on offering top-notch education which is its main marketing trait. It offers the AERO curriculum and hires majority of its teachers from the U.S. School fees range from $4,550-$12,300.

Nanjing International School

Nanjing international school, located in Nanjing, was formed by parents as a nonprofit and only employs qualified, enthusiastic teachers. The school has been around since 1990 and has managed to carve out a strong reputation. It caters for children between the ages of 2-18 and tuition fees range from $23,900-$29,000. The school utilizes the American curriculum and it has WASC as well as CIS accreditation.

Shanghai British International School

Located in Puxi, Shanghai British International School has state of the art facilities that are bound to bring out the best in each student. The school opened in 2004, and it has managed to get IBDP and IGCSE accreditation among others. It accepts children between 2-16 years and it offers the England and Wales curriculum. School fees range from $15,100-$42,500

As is evident, there are quality international schools to choose from in China. Main decision determinants for many are the school fees, school facilities, and school location.

All the quoted tuition fees are annual.