International, Indian, British curriculum
Ages 3 to 18

Global Indian International School

1 Mei Chin Road, Singapore 149253
Is this school a perfect match for you?

Tell us your preferences and we’ll calculate your compatibility.

  • Based on 10 different criteria including price and location
  • Fees personalised to your childrens’ ages
CurriculumInternational, Indian, British
Language of instructionEnglish
Age RangeAges 3 to 18
Total first year fees: SGD $20,853
Social Media:

Quick summary of key school information

Language of instruction English
Native English teachers
Extra languages (other than English)
Class sizes Average
Maximum 15 students / class
Extracurricular activities
School bus
Yearly fees: SGD $17,907
This school has more than one campus in Singapore:
Queenstown Campus: Ages 3 to 18
East Coast Campus: Ages 3 to 15
Balestier Campus: Ages 3 to 11
Mountbatten Campus: Ages 3 to 6

All the details about this school in their own words

We have organised this school's information into 6 sections and 40 questions. Click or tap on the name of each section to read more.
Number of students


Max. number of students per class


Language support for students not fluent in English


Additional language classes offered by the school

Hindi, Tamil, French, Spanish, Sanskrit, Mandarin.

Approximate hours of homework given

Homework is an integral part of teaching and serves to further reinforce what has been taught in class. Homework will be minimal and not stressful.

Uniform required


Entry evaluation for students

In order to evaluate new applications on a common ground for students from different educational systems, an aptitude test is conducted as part of the admissions process.

Brief description of entry evaluation required

Interaction session, reading and writing assignment, written test.

Deadline for registration (new academic year)

No deadline.

Students can join after academic year begins

Admissions are open throughout the year.

External examinations or assessments available

IB Diploma, GCSE, ICSE

School bus service available


Dedicated staff/programs for students with special learning needs

The school does admit children who have borderline learning needs. An in-house behavioural counsellor is present, for addressing minor learning and behavioural needs.

Student access to education psychologist

Yes, the school has a child counsellor who is professionally trained to understand, empathise and discuss any problem or situation with children. All discussions with the counsellors are strictly confidential.

School start time

School starts at 9:00 am.

School finish time

Kindergarten: 12:30
Grades 1 to 12: 15:40

Extracurricular activities or clubs offered

GIIS campuses conduct a wide range of co-curricular activities. There is no additional charge for participation in extra or co-curricular activities. It is all inclusive in the fees.

School provided lunches

The school has a canteen, where students can purchase their snacks and meals.

Sports activities included

Physical education.

Sports facilities at the school

East Coast Campus: dance studio, yoga studio, soccer ground, cricket ground, table tennis, badminton courts, basketball courts, tennis courts, stadium with 400m synthetic athletic track, volleyball courts, multipurpose hall.

Queenstown Campus: dance studio, yoga studio, badminton courts, basketball courts, tennis courts, soccer ground, cricket ground, table tennis.

Balestier Campus: dance studio, yoga studio, soccer ground, cricket ground, table tennis, 3 indoor badminton courts, basketball court, tennis courts, sports room.

Mountbatten Campus: yoga room, indoor play room, outdoor play area.

Sports teams or sport competitions available for students

GIIS organises a lots of sports and extra-curricular events. Inter-house and inter-school level competitions are held throughout the academic year, to foster the spirit of healthy competition and sportsmanship amongst students.

Qualities and characteristics best defining the school

Instituted with the mission of providing quality education, Global Indian International School (GIIS) made its humble beginning in 2002. Over the years, as the school widened its presence across Asia, it strengthened its base in Singapore with three sprawling campuses in Queenstown, East Coast and Balestier.

Today, GIIS' campuses in Singapore are recognised for their hallmark initiatives in educational excellence, environment conservation, peace and value-based education, and community integration. Students receive wide exposure through participation in various school activities and external programmes, providing fruitful opportunities for learning and overall personality development.

Teaching approach of the school

GIIS encourages curiosity in their students through a balanced and holistic approach towards education. GIIS curriculum delivery mechanism prepares students for unseen challenges in a dynamic and multifaceted global environment.

The Nine Gems™ model, GIIS' proprietary and award-winning tool for all-around character development, is an integrated holistic approach to learning. The model balances academics with nine key focus areas, which include personality development; creativity development; sports excellence; leadership and entrepreneurship development; fine and performing arts, and foreign languages; community, action and service; ethics and discipline; and clubs & hobbies.

Other Schools in Singapore