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"Switzerland is known as the country with a very high number of excellent international schools and especially world-wide leading international boarding schools with an outstanding reputation worldwide!

The choice of the right school, whether an international school or a boarding school, is elementary as a foundation for happy and successful school years, as a basis, for a later successful professional career!

Especially for our clients, who are financially and geographically flexible and independent, to be able to make the best school choice for their own children, it is particularly important to "take on board" the right experts, who with their decades of experience and personal contacts can act as an excellent door opener to the best international schools and boarding schools in Switzerland, Germany and Austria.

These personal contacts and the trust built up over many years between the international schools and boarding schools and ACENTUM are the key to
a successful school time and provide an excellent basis for
the future life of your children"

We support and accompany our clients from the first information about the Swiss school system and an overview about all eligable schools (international schools and international boarding schools in all parts of Switzerland as well as in Germany and Austria), through the in-deep evaluation, to the integration in the selected school, exactly aligned with the previous knowledge and needs for their children.

At the request of the parents, most of whom live abroad, we act as the trustworthy continuous link between the parents and the selected school as well as between the student for the duration of the school period. With much empathy we are THE trustworthy, competent and continuous contact person for the child on site.

Also due to the physical proximity, we can contact the student at any time, even at short notice, in the boarding school not only by phone or video chat, but if necessary or requested also personally visit the student in person in the school and support.

At the request of the parents, we certainly also support and organize the leisure and vacation program of the student and also support the parents with any questions regarding the care and school time of the student.

The long-standing and trusting contacts with the schools in the allows us to intervene discreetly and effectively in the best interests of the child best possible before any misunderstandings or problems arise or could arise.

The personal contact person at ACENTUM should be a constant confidant for the child over the long school period, so that the child contacts this contact person at any time with his or her worries and needs, in order to ensure a pleasant and enjoyable school time even far away from home.

The big advantage for the parents is that you do not have to be involved in every matter, but can be sure that the smaller and medium matters can be clarified in a trustworthy way in the sense of the child and the parents early and routinely. But parents also know that as soon as it should be necessary, they will be informed by their personal contact person at ACENTUM.

For many years, we have maintained a close and trusting relationship with the most recommended international schools and boarding schools in the DACH countries
(Germany - Austria - Switzerland). This enables us to provide our clients with the best possible contacts to the institutions in question in a competent and neutral manner and to fully consider the needs of the children in our recommendations.

The following school-leaving qualifications are generally possible in international schools and international boarding schools in Switzerland. However, please consider, it is important to note that the respective range of school-leaving qualifications varies greatly from school to school and in particular depending on the respective canton in which the international school or boarding school is located:


  • International Baccalaureate (IB)

  • US High School Diploma (mit AP-Kursen)

  • French Baccalaureate

  • Maturité Suisse (Swiss Maturity Certificate)

  • British IGCSE and GCE A-Levels

  • German International Baccalaureate (GIB)


we are an experienced and competent partner for our clients and their children

from all over the world:


Brillantmont International School, CH-1005 Lausanne VD  -

Collége Champittet, CH-1009 Pully-Lausanne VD  -
Campus for pre-school and primary students is located in CH-1206 Nyon VD

ENSR International Private bilingual School, CH-1012 Lausanne VD  -
Ecole Nouvelle de la Suisse Romande

Institut Le Rosey, CH-1180 Rolle VD (winter campus in Gstaad BE)  -

Collége du Léman - International School, CH-1294 Versoix GE  -

Haut-Lac International Bilingual School, CH-1806 St-Légier VD -
Campus for Nusery (18 months to 3 year) located in CH-1800 Vevey VD

St. George's International School, CH-1815 Clarens VD / Montreux  -

Surval Montreux, CH-1820 Montreux VD  -
The only truly international girls' boarding school in Switzerland

Institut Monte Rosa, CH-1820 Montreux VD  -

Leysin American School in Switzerland (LAS), CH-1854 Leysin VD  -

Collège Alpin Beau Soleil, CH-1884 Villars-sur-Ollon VD  -

Aiglon College, CH-1885 Chesieres VD  -

La Garenne International School (boarding school), CH-1885 Chesiéres Villars-sur-Ollon VD

Préfleuri International Alpine School, CH-1885 Ollon VD  -

Collége et Lycée Saint-Charles, CH- 2900 Porrentruy VD  -


École d'Humanité, CH-6085 Hasliberg Goldern  -

Institut Montana Zugerberg, CH-6300 Zug ZG  -

Stiftsschule Engelberg, CH-6390 Engelberg OW  -

International School Altdorf, CH-6460 Altdorf  -
(International Boarding School)

Lyceum Alpinum, CH-7524 Zuoz  -

Hochalpines Institut Ftan - HIF Swiss International School and Sports Academy,
CH-7551 Ftan GR  -

Institut auf dem Rosenberg, CH-9000 St. Gallen SG  -

International School of Schaffhausen, CH-8200 Schaffhausen SH  -
(International Day School and Boarding School)


TASIS Schule - The American School in Switzerland, CH-6912 Montagnola TI (Lugano) -

Note: The order of the above listed schools is not a recommendation,
but was listed in the order of the postal codes.


Some of the most respected (and exclusive) BOARDING SCHOOLS in AUSTRIA and GERMANY that we can generally recommend are:

St. Gilgen International School, AT- 5340 St. Gilgen / Salzburg -

Internat Schloss Salem, DE-88682 Salem -

Campus Salem International College, DE-88662 Ueberlingen
The probably most prestigious boarding school in Germany, located near Lake Constance (Bodensee - South of Germany)

Schloss Neubeuern, DE-83115 Neubeuern / Bavaria -

Certainly we are pleased to assist you with many more for a already long time established boarding schools in Germany and Austria who have also very good reputations.

You have specific questions and are looking for advice
to find "the right" school for your child / children?

We do have the experience and the answers as well as the helpful

well-established contacts to the schools, partly already for one or two decades.

We look forward to hearing from you and are always available to answer any questions
you may have regarding choosing the best possible boarding school
for your child/children.


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