A family owned school in Lausanne, Switzerland

Family owned since its foundation in 1882 Brillantmont is a co-educational boarding and day school in the centre of Lausanne, in French-speaking Switzerland. The school prides itself on its family environment, which creates a “home from home”.

Challenging, personalized, small classes enable students to develop their strengths and interests, keeping in view their future plans.Brillantmont offers British examinations (IGCSE, AS, A Level) and American examinations (PSAT, SAT 1, SAT 2, Advanced Placement, IELTS). The courses offered from 6th – 10th Grade provide suitable preparation for the International Baccalaureate Diploma programme.

Numerous extra-curricular activities are offered and activities in Switzerland and its neighbouring countries take place every weekend. Students are admitted on their previous academic record accompanied by a recommendation from their former principal. The school may ask for further test results if necessary.

A summer course for 10-16 year olds in July and August offers the chance to study English or English, enjoy sports and activities and discover Switzerland thanks to numerous excursions.

Application deadlines (DD-MM-YYYY)

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Required English Proficiency (pls list your required scores below)

TOEFL: depends on grade to be entered and also on transcript for all the tests below.

IELTS:

SSAT:

SLEP:

SLATE:

Others:

Intensive English Program: Yes or No? 

Admission Information

http://www.brillantmont.ch/5010_admissions.asp

IB Courses:  

AP Courses:  English, French 

Students/ Grades (feel free to edit the numbers below)

Total number: 160 students in total

International:  155

Vietnamese: 0

Grades: 6-12 

Top 5 Higher Education Institutions (that graduates enter)

1/University College London

2/London School of Economics

3/EPFL, Switzerland

4/ Ecole Hôtelière de Lausanne, Switzerland

5/New York University

http://www.brillantmont.ch/upload/profile_brillantmont.pdf

Top 5 Extracurricular Activities

1/ Habitat for Humanity

2/ Model United Nations

3/ Drama 

4/ Vocal club / rock band 

5/ Yoga

Cost (US$) per Academic Year

Tuition and fees (including room and board, insurance, and book and supplies, etc..) US$70,000 – 77,000

Other expenses: US$7000 (personal expenses and extras such as excursions, trips, clubs)

Total:

Financial Aid for Intl Students: No

Scholarships for Intl Students:  No

 

Housing option

Boarding: Yes

Homestay: No

Housing Placement Service: No