There are several international schools in Bratislava teaching in different languages. Children of diplomats mostly attend one of the following schools.


The British International School (BISB)

Established in 1997 The British International School Bratislava is one of the longest serving international schools in Slovakia. The British International School Bratislava provides a quality education for children aged between three and nineteen with Cambridge IGCSE public examinations taken at age 16 as preparation for the IB Diploma Programme which leads students on to top universities worldwide. The School alumni include graduates from the Universities of Oxford and Cambridge in Britain as well as other top university destinations in Europe, North America and Asia. The language of instruction is English and there is a comprehensive programme to support mother tongue language development in Slovak, German, French, Russian, Korean and Mandarin. The School also provides an exciting Enrichment Programme that expects all children to take part in sporting activities and outdoor pursuits, public speaking activities, the performing arts, music, and service work as part of its commitment to leadership training. For its Slovak families, the School is also licensed to issue official reports (vysvedčenie). The British International School Bratislava is part of the Nord Anglia Education group that has 27 premier schools worldwide and operates on 4 continents. For more information please visit


Cambridge International School (CIS)

CIS provides a full English education for students from 3 to 18 years old culminating program of the University of Cambridge International Examinations group, starting with Cambridge Primary and moving through to IGCSE, AS and A Level in the senior years. A range of additional languages is also taught which currently include Slovak, German, French and Spanish to individual students. See the school’s website at


QSI International School of Bratislava (The American International School)

QSI International School of Bratislava, is a private non-profit institution and offers a high quality education in the English language for pre-school children, elementary and secondary students (from 2 to 18) of all nationalities. In addition to the regular Quality Schools International curriculum, QSI International School of Bratislava offers students the opportunity to study Slovak, French, German, and Spanish. More information at:


L’École Française de Bratislava

The school, accredited by the French Ministry of National Education, comprises a pre-school level (3 to 6 years old) and primary school (6 to 15 years old). The instruction language is French with the possibility of learning Slovak (like mother tongue or foreign language), English, Spanish and German. More information at:


Deutsche Schule Bratislava

The school offers a pre-school level, primary school and secondary school programs. The language of instruction is German, but Slovak, English and French are also taught later in the course of study. More information at:

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