British Education

We follow the broad, balanced British curriculum, delivering an “Internationally British” education in English to children aged 3 to 18.

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Welcome to BISU

BISU is approved  STEAM International British school offers a world-class British and international  education for students aged 5-18 in Uppsala. British International School, Uppsala (BISU), will be officially opening in August 2021. The school is enroling now.

We welcome children and young people from all corners of the globe – encouraging cultural connections both in and outside our classrooms.

We are currently accepting applications for the academic year 2021-2022.

Why a British Education?

Also referred to as the National Curriculum for England, this system focusses on creativity and creating measurable, achievable goals for students. It provides a carefully structured system of assessments at every educational stage. This ensures every student, parent and child is aware of individual progress and goals, helping all children reach their potential.

British International School


British International School

British International School, Uppsala (BISU)

BISU will provide a comprehensive and challenging British  and international education that fosters informed and engaged local, regional and global citizenship.

We inspire students to be lifelong learners who contribute positively to a diverse and changing world.

We believe that each child can achieve their fullest potential through a continuum of educational provision. This will ensure our students are fully prepared to pursue their individual college and career goals upon graduation.

Faculty and staff, in partnerships with parents, strive to provide an inclusive and responsive education that guides students towards academic success and self-advocacy.


  • Order and discipline
  • Student-centered organizing principle
  • Parent Engagement
  • An equivalent education
  • Good environment for development and learning
  • Understanding and compassion for others
  • Inclusive Education
  • International Curriculum 
  • STEAM Education

Families that have worked or are going to work abroad and have connections with industry and commerce, the university or other international interests, are our School’s main target group.

Admissions Process

At The BISU, we are an inclusive non-selective school and welcome applications to our school all year round from students of all abilities. 

Start Your Journey

We are excited to share with you what our school has to offer and look forward to meeting your family. Please fill out The Admissions FORM below. 

Contact Admissions

You can contact the Admissions Team in the following ways to discuss any questions you have about The BISU and the Admissions process.

Applying for a Place at the BISU

The BISU Admissions Team is here to support and guide you during your child’s next learning journey. We are excited and enthusiastic about each and every enquiry and application, and view each one as our priority.