Singapore is the 7th most expensive country for international education

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Based on median of 6th grade tuition fee in USD from 707 international schools across 98 countries

  1. China (36,400 USD)
  2. Switzerland (28,300 USD)
  3. Belgium (2,7800 USD)
  4. United Kingdom (25,270 USD)
  5. Hong Kong (23,360 USD)
  6. United States (22,640 USD)
  7. Singapore (21,700 USD)
  8. Malaysia (21,000 USD)
  9. Austria (20,900 USD)
  10. Australia (20,100 USD)
  11. Indonesia
  12. Vietnam
  13. Japan
  14. Bermuda
  15. Czech Republic
  16. Denmark
  17. Thailand
  18. South Korea
  19. Israel
  20. Luxembourg
  21. Latvia
  22. Lithuania
  23. Hungary
  24. Finland
  25. Italy
  26. Turkey
  27. Saudi Arabia
  28. Germany
  29. Poland
  30. Panama
  31. Mozambique
  32. Canada
  33. Egypt
  34. United Arab Emirates
  35. Oman
  36. Uganda
  37. Cayman Islands
  38. Romania
  39. Sweden
  40. Puerto Rico
  41. Costa Rica
  42. Jordan
  43. France
  44. Philippines
  45. Kuwait
  46. Qatar
  47. Ireland
  48. Zambia
  49. India
  50. Chile

Overall most expensive schools

Based on 6th grade tuition fee in USD from 707 international schools across 98 countries
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Overall most affordable schools

Based on 6th grade tuition fee in USD from 707 international schools across 98 countries

  1. Oakley College (Spain) 480 USD
  2. Plantio International School of Valencia (Spain) 500 USD
  3. The British School (Finland) 740 USD
  4. Sir Harry Johnston International Primary School (Malawi) 770 USD
  5. Colegio Anglo-Colombiano (Colombia) 860 USD

Spotlight on key countries:
Most expensive schools

Based on 6th grade tuition fee in USD from 168 international schools across 6 key countries

Out of 43 international schools surveyed in the UK

  1. The American School in London
  2. Southbank International School
  3. Gresham’s School

Out of 39 international schools surveyed in Switzerland
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Spotlight on boarding:
Most expensive schools

Based on 11th grade tuition fees with boarding in USD from 53 international schools across 24 countries

  1. The American School In Switzerland (Switzerland) 122,400 USD
  2. Foundation of The Int’l School of Geneva (Switzerland) 116,600 USD
  3. College du leman (Switzerland) 88,375 USD
  4. Institut Auf Dem Rosenberg (Switzerland) 84,800 USD
  5. Le Rosey (Switzerland) 82,700 USD

Spotlight on boarding:
Most expensive countries

Based on median of 11th grade tuition fees with boarding in USD from 53 international schools across 24 countries
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  1. Switzerland
  2. Kenya
  3. United Kingdom
  4. Sweden
  5. Canada
  6. Australia
  7. United States
  8. Austria
  9. France
  10. Thailand
  11. Tanzania
  12. China
  13. Vietnam
  14. India
  15. Colombia

Insight #1:
Countries with highest price variance

Based on 6th grade tuition fee in USD from 707 international schools across 98 countries (*Difference between the most expensive and affordable school within each country)
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Insight #2:
Price ranking by nationality

Based on median of 6th grade tuition fee in USD from 707 international schools across 98 countries
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Insight #3:
Price difference: Capital cities vs. Secondary cities

Based 6th grade tuition fee in USD from 707 international schools across 98 countries

  • International schools located in capitals are more expensive than in secondary cities

Examples:
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Insight #4:
Types of cost incurred
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Survey background:
Sample representation
(6th grade tuition fee)

707 international schools across 98 countries

No.No. of schools surveyedCountries
  • 160 total
  • Per country range: 31 – 50
United Kingdom
Spain
Switzerland
United Arab Emirates
  • 281 total
  • Per country range: 11 – 30 each
Japan
Germany
Mozambique
United States
Italy
France
Canada
Kenya
India
Netherlands
China
Kuwait
Portugal
Qatar
Singapore
Thailand
  • 209 total
  • Per country range: 3 – 10 each
Belgium
South Africa
Czech Republic
Oman
Jordan
Saudi Arabia
Tanzania, United Republic of
Botswana
Egypt
Norway
Sweden
Turkey
Austria
Bermuda
Chile
Hong Kong
Philippines
Romania
Uganda
Zambia
Bulgaria
Cayman Islands
Croatia
Hungary
Indonesia
Lithuania
Luxembourg
Panama
Poland
South Korea
Vietnam
Albania
Bahamas
Costa Rica
Estonia
Finland
Ireland
Kazakhstan
Latvia
Malaysia
Nicaragua
Pakistan
Peru
Puerto Rico
  • 57 total
  • 1 – 2 each
Argentina
Australia
Barbados
Belize
Brazil
Colombia
Denmark
Dominican Republic
Ecuador
El Salvador
Greece
Iceland
Israel
Lebanon
Lesotho
Malawi
Maldives
Malta
Morocco
Mauritius
Monaco
Serbia
Ukraine
Cyprus
Ivory Coast
Kyrgyzstan
Laos
Mali
Mexico
Mongolia
Namibia
New Zealand
Niger
Zimbabwe

Survey background:
Sample representation
(11th grade boarding fee)

53 international schools across 24 countries

No.No. of schools surveyedCountries
  • 31 total
  • 3 – 10 each
Switzerland
Kenya
Tanzania, United Republic of
United Kingdom
India
  • 22 total
  • 1 – 2 each
Malta
Thailand
Zambia
Austria
Botswana
China
Colombia
France
Italy
Lebanon
Luxembourg
Macau
Spain
Swaziland
Sweden
Uganda
United Arab Emirates
United States
Vietnam

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