Bangalore is a flourishing metropolitan city with its inhabitants belonging to various places from both India and abroad. In view of the large number of expats and NRI’s settling down here, several international schools have sprouted in India’s ‘Garden city’. These International schools are of high repute and they follow the syllabus offered abroad to facilitate an easy transition for children who have moved to Bangalore.
Greenwood High School
Greenwood is an English Medium school offering IB, IGCSE and ICSE. Set up in 2004, this day-cum-residential school has an insightful curriculum to ensure equal focus on academics and personality. It is the only international school in Bangalore to bag 7 national awards and be ISO accredited for safety and health. Housing excellent infrastructure on a 35 acre campus, it boasts of a variety of extracurricular and a class ratio of 11:1.
An English medium day school, Inventure boasts of a prestigious board of advisors, hailing from IIIT, IISc, etc. who guide its policies and management. It offers education from pre KG to 12th grade, IGCSE board and boasts of a student teacher ratio of 9:1. Inventure is hailed for its excellent curriculum of co-curricular activities.
Inventure Academy offers K-12 curriculum, based on guidelines from IGCSE, A/AS Levels from CIE and CISCE (Council for the Indian School Certificate Examination). The school has affiliation with both examining boards, and boasts of a student teacher ratio of 9:1.
Mallya Aditi International
Mallya Aditi is a truly global school housing students from over 16 nationalities. Offering classes from UKG till 12th grade, the school stands out due to its excellent team of teachers and unconventional teaching methods. This day school has 25 students per class and even has collaborations with the Goethe Institute.
Sarala Birla Academy
Set up by the Aditya Birla group, it is a premier boarding institution for boys in Banerghatta. The school has a beautiful campus and has activities like horse riding, swimming, gymnasium and a plethora of sports. The campus also contains modern hostels and a hospital for the boys. Education is offered from 5th to 12th grade.
Ryan International School
Ryan schools have a reputed presence all over India and Canada. They offer Cambridge IGCSE and A-level examinations and is hence a good choice for students from abroad. It is a prestigious day school located in Yelahanka with a Co-ed format.
Stonehill International School
Stonehill was recently established in 2008 but has set extremely high standards to cater to Bangalore’s multinational community. Stonehill offers the primary, middle years and diploma programme that fall under the IB system. Apart from excellent infrastructure, the school is innately known for high quality teaching and strong value systems.
The Indus International School
Located in Sarjapur, this day-cum-residential school has a high focus on all-round personality development. It engages children in a plethora of activities. Indus follows the IGCSE board and is a digitally friendly campus with easy access to computers and Wi-Fi in libraries and classrooms. Children are also given laptops in higher grades.
This premier institution follows both IB and IGCSE boards and focuses on helping its students get through to good institutes in USA, UK etc. Developing good communication skills through MUNs and debates, TISB also provides good exposure to the child in various co-curriculars.
Vidyashilp Academy is an example of excellence in education on an international level. Offering classes I to XII grade, it follows both ICSE and IGCSE boards. With state of the art infrastructure and full-fledged sports facilities, it is a perfect environment for all round development. Classrooms contain functional furniture and a very interactive interface.