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There are 34 international schools in Istanbul

Istanbul International School

Multi-cultural close-knit learning community. We care about our students' social, emotional and academic well being.
Curriculum
British
Language of instruction
English
Ages
4 to 18
Yearly fees - 2023/2024
from: 416,163TL
to: 636,084TL
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(1 review)
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AKA School

AKA School is an exceptional IB World School located in Bahçelievler / Istanbul offering exciting opportunities for academic excellence and is structured to provide a qualified education and personal development to students from ages 3 to 18.
Curriculum
IB
Language of instruction
English
Ages
3 to 18
This school does not make their fees public.
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Harvest International Schools

Harvest International Schools offers an American curriculum in grade one through twelve that includes English, Math, Science, Arabic (for native and non-native speakers), Islamic studies (for all Muslim Students), Computer, Art, Physical Education/Health, Drama and Social Studies. Learning at HIS is both enjoyable and rewarding.
Curriculum
American
Language of instruction
English
Ages
4 to 18
This school does not make their fees public.
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Istanbul American Schools

Istanbul American Schools is an international school offering an exemplary learning environment from Early Learning to Grade 12. IAS takes its strength from the American curriculum with modifications designed to meet the needs of international students living in Istanbul, Turkey. With its highly qualified teaching staff, combined with the support of advanced information and communication technology, IAS welcomes you to a centre of educational distinction.
Curriculum
American
Ages
3 to 18
This school does not make their fees public.
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Al Mawakeb International Schools

Al Mawakeb International Schools have a unified curriculum regarding scientific subjects, in a clear academic English language. It is worth noting that AIS curriculum does not contradict any of the many affiliations and environments from which our dear students come from, nor does it favor any ideology or political affairs.
The approved curriculum adopts the concepts of objectivity, abstraction, scientific experiment, developing critical sense, skills of mental trial, open discussion sessions, brainstorming, and sharing in problem solving.
In addition to using the latest technologies and technological devices, whether in computers or in laboratories, and encouraging learners to self-learn, expand research and meet the same sources of information.
Curriculum
American, Turkish
Language of instruction
English
Ages
3 to 18
This school does not make their fees public.
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LWIS Istanbul International School

-Individualized care / Learning support / International programmes / World languages / Integration of technology / Robotics & AI (Coding) / IB PYP Qualified, native and native-like teachers (English language)
Curriculum
International
Language of instruction
English
Ages
3 to 18
Yearly fees - 2023/2024
from: 211,574TL
to: 365,183TL
Reviews
(1 review)
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Lycée Français Pierre Loti

Lycée Francais Pierre Loti is a French international school in Istanbul that serves children from kindergarten to high school.
Curriculum
French
Language of instruction
French
Ages
3 to 18
This school does not make their fees public.
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Huda American Schools

Huda American Schools is an Istanbul-based American School that brings about young Muslims with a global mindset. Huda offers a comprehensive STEM learning program, integrating Islamic values every step of the way.
Curriculum
American
Ages
4 to 18
Yearly fees - 2023/2024
from: 92,525TL
to: 215,891TL
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Curriculum
American
Language of instruction
English
Ages
3 to 18
This school does not make their fees public.
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(2 reviews)
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Curriculum
American
Language of instruction
English
Ages
3 to 18
This school does not make their fees public.
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(2 reviews)
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Tarabya British Schools

Tarabya British Schools is the pioneer in Turkey that combines the Turkish national curriculum and British national curriculum. All subjects, except for Turkish Language and Cultural lessons are taught in English. Students get an amazing opportunity to enter universities and colleges all around the world.
Curriculum
British, Turkish
Language of instruction
English
Ages
3 to 18
This school does not make their fees public.
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(7 reviews)
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Deutsche Schule Istanbul

Deutsche Schule Istanbul is a German international school in Istanbul.
Curriculum
German, Turkish
Languages of instruction
German, Turkish
Ages
14 to 18
This school does not make their fees public.
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Keystone International Schools

Keystone International Schools' mission is to provide children with the skills necessary to become confident, responsible, self-disciplined, environmentally and socially conscious, independent world citizens. KIS educators direct students towards collaborating with others, using their analytical and critical abilities, and appreciating the beauty and wonder of life.
Curriculum
Canadian, International
Language of instruction
English
Ages
3 to 18
This school does not make their fees public.
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(2 reviews)
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Istanbul International Community School

Istanbul International Community School is an International Baccalaureate School in Istanbul. Founded in 1911 to educate the children of the Robert College faculty, the school has maintained a century-long tradition of academic excellence. IICS is an independent, co-educational day school, offering a full IB program from pre-kindergarten (ages 3) to grade 12 (ages 18) for international students (holders of non-Turkish passports).
Through its challenging curriculum and strong staff-student relationships, IICS provides a caring environment that inspires each student to excel and to be inquisitive, creative, compassionate, balanced, and internationally-minded.
IICS aims to be a top international school—not just in our region, but among the best international schools worldwide. To provide the best education to meet the needs of every learner is the target that directs all our planning and action as an educational institution. Every learner should be empowered.
Curriculum
IB
Language of instruction
English
Ages
3 to 18
Yearly fees - 2023/2024
from: 305,773TL
to: 631,487TL
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(5 reviews)
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Steps International School

Steps International School is an international school located on the Asian side of Istanbul. It adopts an international academic program from pre-school to the end of the baccalaureate, an advancED American accreditation.
Curriculum
American
Language of instruction
English
Ages
3 to 18
Yearly fees - 2021/2022
from: 96,756TL
to: 175,818TL
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(10 reviews)
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BISI National School

The BISI National School is a division of “The British School İstanbul”. The British School İstanbul has been one of the leading educational institutions in the sector for 28 years and continues to have a global range of schools.
Curriculum
British, Turkish
Languages of instruction
English, Turkish
Ages
3 to 18
This school does not make their fees public.
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Brights International School of Istanbul

Brights International School of Istanbul is an international school situated in the area of Büyükçekmece west of Istanbul. Brights hosts the American Curriculum in alignment with the common core state standards. Brights offers Arabic and Turkish classes to all students. At Brights, students from all nationalities are welcome to enroll.
Curriculum
American
Language of instruction
English
Ages
3 to 18
Yearly fees - 2023/2024
from: 132,013TL
to: 215,729TL
Reviews
(2 reviews)
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MEF International School Istanbul

MEF International School Istanbul offers a stimulating education program that strives to meet the individual learning needs of its students. The school provides equality in opportunities, so that each child is guided to discover and develop intellectual, creative, social and physical potentials. In doing so, the school endeavours to empower its students with a life-long passion for learning. Students are encouraged to become confident, balanced and socially responsible individuals who will contribute positively to local and global communities.
Curriculum
IB, British
Language of instruction
English
Ages
3 to 18
Yearly fees - 2023/2024
from: 651,454TL
to: 1,224,681TL
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(2 reviews)
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ENKA Schools Istanbul

ENKA Schools is a private Pre-K through grade 12 coeducational day school located in Istanbul, Turkey. Students are primarily Turkish citizens, of whom approximately 10% hold dual citizenship.
The campus of ENKA Schools is situated in the heart of the new business center of Istanbul. It is located on the European side of Istanbul, approximately halfway down the Bosphorus, on 16 acres within the ENKA Sports Facility.
Curriculum
IB, Turkish
Languages of instruction
English, Turkish
Ages
3 to 18
Yearly fees - 2023/2024
from: 331,699TL
to: 307,030TL
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Eyuboglu Schools

Eyuboglu Schools, with a coherent K - 12 educational program that considers individual differences, aim to raise multilingual, innovative and life-long learning citizens with high ethical and academic standards, who are equipped with social, international and multicultural awareness. In this respect, ES never compromises on Atatürk’s principles and revolutions.
Curriculum
IB
Language of instruction
English
Ages
3 to 18
This school does not make their fees public.
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Kazanim International School

Kazanim International School was established in July 2015 and is the first accredited Arab school in Turkey, from the Turkish Ministry of National Education.
KIS is teaching Arabic and British programmes (Cambridge programme), where study starts from kindergarten to twelfth grade in addition to the stages of the Cambridge program which includes elementary and secondary 1, IGCSE, AS Level & A Level.
Curriculum
British, Arabic
Ages
3 to 18
This school does not make their fees public.
Reviews
(1 review)
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The British International School Istanbul

The British International School Istanbul has a worldwide reputation for the education it provides. It is a leading private international School in Turkey, offering a modified English National Curriculum, IGCSE and the International Baccalaureate Diploma Programme. The BIS is an academic school and it sends its graduates to universities throughout the world, predominantly to the UK and USA.
Curriculum
IB, British
Language of instruction
English
Ages
3 to 18
Yearly fees - 2023/2024
from: 455,719TL
to: 1,153,414TL
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Milestone International School

International School, American Curriculum, Equal Opportunity, Supportive learning environment, Creativity, Languages, Effective school leadership, High levels of collaboration and communication, High level of family and community involvement
Curriculum
American
Language of instruction
English
Ages
3 to 18
This school does not make their fees public.
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(7 reviews)
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Ihsan International School

Multi-cultural environment, high education standards, career planing, entrepreneurship support, digital learning, active learning, well equipped campuses, reasonable fees and flexible payment structure, "good value for money" education system
Curriculum
American
Language of instruction
English
Ages
3 to 18
Yearly fees - 2023/2024
from: 97,200TL
to: 125,100TL
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Gokkusagi Schools

Gokkusagi Schools offer academically challenging and rewarding international programmes focusing on the cultivation of individual talents and social and emotional development.
Curriculum
IB, British
Language of instruction
English
Ages
3 to 18
This school does not make their fees public.
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(2 reviews)
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Safir International School

Safir International School provides the best in international and American education for international guest families in Istanbul.
Curriculum
American
Language of instruction
English
Ages
3 to 18
This school does not make their fees public.
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NÛN Schools

NUN Schools are committed to providing an outstanding education to each student. The primary focus of NUN Schools is raising “good human beings”. We believe academic success is an asset only if the individual holds up the humanly values. NUN Schools aim to uphold these values in every aspect of education.
Curriculum
IB, Turkish
Language of instruction
English
Ages
3 to 18
This school does not make their fees public.
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(1 review)
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Tas Private Elementary School

Tas Private Elementary School develops both children's confidence and their maximum potential. Life in the school revolves around this. Both personal and interpersonal development and happiness are the key elements of TAS' philosophy. This environment is improved the by absence of negativity, punishment and outside imposed discipline. TAS focuses on facilitating knowledge as well as behaviour, attitudes and skills.
Curriculum
IB
Language of instruction
English
Ages
4 to 14
This school does not make their fees public.
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Tulip International College

Tulip International College is committed to creating an educational atmosphere that makes coming to TIC an exciting experience, each and every day. TIC's programs are intended to empower students to tackle challenges and take on experiences that may be new to them, while keeping learning fun and dynamic.
Curriculum
American
Language of instruction
English
Ages
3 to 18
This school does not make their fees public.
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(1 review)
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Alkev Private Schools

Alkev Schools offer German education to children from kindergarten to high school.
Curriculum
IB, German, Turkish
Languages of instruction
English, German, Turkish
Ages
3 to 18
This school does not make their fees public.
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Liceo Italiano

Liceo Italiano is an Italian international school in Istanbul.
Curriculum
Italian
Language of instruction
Italian
Ages
14 to 18
This school does not make their fees public.
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Uskudar American Academy

Uskudar American Academy provides a 5-year high school education.
Curriculum
IB
Language of instruction
English
Ages
13 to 18
This school does not make their fees public.
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Elite Academy

Elite Academy in Istanbul would like to welcome parents of students from KG to grade 12 to register their kids with an American curriculum.
Curriculum
American
Language of instruction
English
Ages
3 to 18
This school does not make their fees public.
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Zemas International College

Zemas International College stands out as a school that is committed to providing a well-rounded education that encompasses math, arts, and science, as reflected in its name. The school also places a strong emphasis on STEAM education, which integrates science, technology, engineering, arts, and math, to prepare students for the challenges of the future.
Curriculum
American
Language of instruction
English
Ages
3 to 18
Yearly fees - 2023/2024
from: 66,346TL
to: 112,804TL
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Best Schools in Istanbul according to our users

Istanbul International School

Curriculum
British
Language of instruction
English
Ages
4 to 18
Yearly fees - 2023/2024
from: 416,163TL
to: 636,084TL
Reviews
(1 review)

AKA School

Curriculum
IB
Language of instruction
English
Ages
3 to 18
This school does not make their fees public.

Harvest International Schools

Curriculum
American
Language of instruction
English
Ages
4 to 18
This school does not make their fees public.

Istanbul American Schools

Curriculum
American
Language of instruction
English
Ages
3 to 18
This school does not make their fees public.

Al Mawakeb International Schools

Curriculum
American, Turkish
Language of instruction
English
Ages
3 to 18
This school does not make their fees public.

LWIS Istanbul International School

Curriculum
International
Language of instruction
English
Ages
3 to 18
Yearly fees - 2023/2024
from: 211,574TL
to: 365,183TL
Reviews
(1 review)

Lycée Français Pierre Loti

Curriculum
French
Language of instruction
French
Ages
3 to 18
This school does not make their fees public.

Huda American Schools

Curriculum
American
Language of instruction
English
Ages
4 to 18
Yearly fees - 2023/2024
from: 92,525TL
to: 215,891TL

Aljazari International School of Science and Technology

Curriculum
American
Language of instruction
English
Ages
3 to 18
This school does not make their fees public.
Reviews
(2 reviews)

Manara International School

Curriculum
American
Language of instruction
English
Ages
3 to 18
This school does not make their fees public.
Reviews
(2 reviews)

Tarabya British Schools

Curriculum
British, Turkish
Language of instruction
English
Ages
3 to 18
This school does not make their fees public.
Reviews
(7 reviews)

Deutsche Schule Istanbul

Curriculum
German, Turkish
Languages of instruction
German, Turkish
Ages
14 to 18
This school does not make their fees public.

Keystone International Schools

Curriculum
Canadian, International
Language of instruction
English
Ages
3 to 18
This school does not make their fees public.
Reviews
(2 reviews)

Istanbul International Community School

Curriculum
IB
Language of instruction
English
Ages
3 to 18
Yearly fees - 2023/2024
from: 305,773TL
to: 631,487TL
Reviews
(5 reviews)

Steps International School

Curriculum
American
Language of instruction
English
Ages
3 to 18
Yearly fees - 2021/2022
from: 96,756TL
to: 175,818TL
Reviews
(10 reviews)

BISI National School

Curriculum
British, Turkish
Languages of instruction
English, Turkish
Ages
3 to 18
This school does not make their fees public.

Brights International School of Istanbul

Curriculum
American
Language of instruction
English
Ages
3 to 18
Yearly fees - 2023/2024
from: 132,013TL
to: 215,729TL
Reviews
(2 reviews)

MEF International School Istanbul

Curriculum
IB, British
Language of instruction
English
Ages
3 to 18
Yearly fees - 2023/2024
from: 651,454TL
to: 1,224,681TL
Reviews
(2 reviews)

ENKA Schools Istanbul

Curriculum
IB, Turkish
Languages of instruction
English, Turkish
Ages
3 to 18
Yearly fees - 2023/2024
from: 331,699TL
to: 307,030TL

Eyuboglu Schools

Curriculum
IB
Language of instruction
English
Ages
3 to 18
This school does not make their fees public.

Kazanim International School

Curriculum
British, Arabic
Language of instruction
English
Ages
3 to 18
This school does not make their fees public.
Reviews
(1 review)

The British International School Istanbul

Curriculum
IB, British
Language of instruction
English
Ages
3 to 18
Yearly fees - 2023/2024
from: 455,719TL
to: 1,153,414TL

Milestone International School

Curriculum
American
Language of instruction
English
Ages
3 to 18
This school does not make their fees public.
Reviews
(7 reviews)

Ihsan International School

Curriculum
American
Language of instruction
English
Ages
3 to 18
Yearly fees - 2023/2024
from: 97,200TL
to: 125,100TL

Gokkusagi Schools

Curriculum
IB, British
Language of instruction
English
Ages
3 to 18
This school does not make their fees public.
Reviews
(2 reviews)

Safir International School

Curriculum
American
Language of instruction
English
Ages
3 to 18
This school does not make their fees public.

NÛN Schools

Curriculum
IB, Turkish
Language of instruction
English
Ages
3 to 18
This school does not make their fees public.
Reviews
(1 review)

Tas Private Elementary School

Curriculum
IB
Language of instruction
English
Ages
4 to 14
This school does not make their fees public.

Tulip International College

Curriculum
American
Language of instruction
English
Ages
3 to 18
This school does not make their fees public.
Reviews
(1 review)

Alkev Private Schools

Curriculum
IB, German, Turkish
Languages of instruction
English, German, Turkish
Ages
3 to 18
This school does not make their fees public.

Liceo Italiano

Curriculum
Italian
Language of instruction
Italian
Ages
14 to 18
This school does not make their fees public.

Uskudar American Academy

Curriculum
IB
Language of instruction
English
Ages
13 to 18
This school does not make their fees public.

Elite Academy

Curriculum
American
Language of instruction
English
Ages
3 to 18
This school does not make their fees public.

Zemas International College

Curriculum
American
Language of instruction
English
Ages
3 to 18
Yearly fees - 2023/2024
from: 66,346TL
to: 112,804TL