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List of Geneva international schools and universities
1 Feb 2021
List of Geneva international schools and universities
1 Feb 2021

February is usually the month when we plan the education of our kids for the next year. We offer you this list with basic information on international schools and universities in Geneva and its surroundings.

Mosaic School :
Date of creation: 2004
Number of students: 250
School fees: from CHF 11’000 to CHF 15’500
Teaching languages: French / English
Programme: Swiss (Harmos) & British Curriculum.
School type: Nursery and primary schools
www.ecolemosaic.ch/fr  

 

Collège du Léman :
Date of creation: 1960
Number of students: 1900
School fees: from CHF 22’480 to CHF 89’900
Teaching languages: French / English
Programme: French Baccalaureate, Swiss Maturité, American High School Diploma, International Baccalaureate
Boarding school or day school: both
School type: Nursery and primary schools / Secondary schools
https://www.nordangliaeducation.com/en/our-schools/switzerland/cdl  

 

École des Nations (pédagogie Montessori) :
Date of creation: 1989
Number of students: 100
School fees: CHF 19’700
Teaching languages: French / English
Boarding school or day school: Day school
School type: Nursery and primary schools
www.ecoledesnations.ch/  

 

Institut International Notre-Dame du Lac :
Date of creation: 1946
Number of students: 300
School fees: from CHF 13’900 to CHF 16’850
Teaching language(s): French
School type: Nursery and primary schools
www.notre-dame-du-lac.ch/ 

 

Lycée Rodolphe Töpffer:
Date of creation: 1954
Number of students: 220
School fees: from CHF 15’000 to CHF 49’660
Teaching language: French
Programme: Swiss Harmos, French baccalaureate
Boarding school or day school: both
School type: Nursery and primary schools / Secondary schools
www.lycee-topffer.ch/ 

 

Institut Florimont:
Date of creation: 1905
Number of students: 1490
School fees: from CHF 16’000 to CHF 26’500
Teaching languages: French / English
Programme: Maturité cantonale, French Baccalauréat, International Baccalauréat
School type: Nursery and primary schools / Secondary schools
www.florimont.ch/

 

International School of Geneva:
Date of creation: 1924
Number of students: 4500
School fees: from CHF 19’968 to CHF 34’256
Teaching languages: French / English
Programme: Maturité Suisse, Universal Learning Programme, High School Diploma.
School type: Nursery and primary schools / Secondary schools
www.ecolint.ch/ 

Institut Catholique La Salésienne :
Date of creation: 1919
Number of students: 410
School fees: CHF 10’200 (CHF 850/month)
Teaching language: French
Programme: French Swiss study plan
School type: Nursery and primary schools
https://salesienne.ch/ 

German School of Geneva:
Date of creation:
Number of students: 345
School fees: from CHF 9’000 to CHF 12’350
Teaching languages: German / French
Programme: official German diploma „Reifeprüfung“
School type: Nursery and primary schools / Secondary schools
www.dsgenf.ch/  

Institut International de Lancy:
Date of creation: 1903
Number of students: 1420
School fees: from CHF 12’000 to CHF 26’800
Teaching languages: French / English
Programme: Cambridge IGCSE, IB Diploma Programme, French Diplôme National du Brevet, French Baccalauréat
School type: Nursery and primary schools / Secondary schools
www.iil.ch/ 

 

École Brechbühl:
Date of creation: 1875
Number of students: 170
School fees (per month): from CHF 811 to CHF 1’400
Teaching language(s): French
Programme: Swiss curriculum
School type: Nursery and primary schools
https://brechbuhl.ch/ 

 

École Moser:
Date of creation: 1961
Number of students: 710
Number of campuses: 3 in Geneva, Nyon and Berlin (Germany).
School fees: from CHF 17’500 to CHF 25’000
Teaching languages: French / English / German
School type: Nursery and primary schools / Secondary schools
www.ecolemoser.ch/geneve/ 

 

École Rudolf Steiner:
Date of creation:
Number of students: 350
School fees (per month): from CHF 710 to CHF 1’820
Teaching language: French
Programme: French baccalaureate
School type: Nursery and primary schools / Secondary schools
http://ersge.ch/wordpress/ 

 

Collège Saint-Louis:
Date of creation: 1919
Number of students: 250
School fees: CHF 15,500
Teaching language: French
School type: Secondary schools
www.college-stlouis.ch 

 

École Bénédict:
Date of creation: 1957
Number of students: 120
School fees: from CHF 15,000 to CHF 18,000
Teaching language: French
Programme: Swiss Maturité fédérale
School type: Secondary schools / Vocational and business schools
www.ecole-benedict.ch/

 

Adult Training

Geneva Centre of Humanitarian Studies:
Date of creation: 2008
Number of students: 200
Fees: from CHF 1,500 to CHF 17,000, scholarships are available.
Teaching language: English
Programme: Executive Master of Advanced Studies in Humanitarian Action (MAS), Diploma of Advanced Studies (DAS), Certificates of Advanced Studies (CAS) and Executive Short Courses (ESC).
School type: University
https://humanitarianstudies.ch/ 

Geneva School of Economics and Management (GSEM):
Date of creation: 2014
Number of students: 150
School fees: from CHF 500.- per semester to 39,500 CHF for MBA. Scholarships are available.
Programme: Bachelor’s degree, Master programmes, MBA, Doctoral programmes.
Teaching language(s): French / English
School type: University
https://www.unige.ch/gsem/en/ 

 

IFM Université Genève:
Date of creation: 1971
Number of students: 150
School fees: from CHF 26,000 to CHF 32,500
Teaching language(s): French / English
School type: University
https://ifm.ch/ 

International University in Geneva:
Date of creation: 1997
Number of students: 200
School fees: from CHF 34’500 to CHF 36’400
Teaching language(s): English
School type: University
https://www.iun.ch/en-en 

EHL (L’École hôtelière de Lausanne):
Date of creation: 1893
Number of students: 3357
School fees: from CHF 78,495 to CHF 164,274
Teaching language(s): French / English
School type: University
https://www.ehl.edu/ 

* Sarah Bencherif works at UNITAR (United Nations Institute for Training and Research) and was the Editorial Coordinator of UN Today (until January 2021). Sarah Bencherif travaille à UNITAR (l’Institut des Nations Unies pour la Formation et la Recherche), et était coordinatrice éditoriale de UN Today (jusqu'à janvier 2021).
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