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Our school fees represent the best value amongst international schools in Bucharest. We have the lowest fees overall, including application fees, compared to other British style international schools in Bucharest. There are no extras (‘campus’ or ‘development’ fees), and many of our extensive range of extra-curricular activities are free of charge.

School Fees for the Academic Year 2018/2019 for the new registered children


The lunch and the transportation services are provided by external companies. Parents sign a separate contract with each company for these additional services. Early Years students benefit from a 30% discount to these fees for the academic year 2018/2019

ISB is a private, fee-paying school. School fees are revised annually by the Board in January each year. Fees may be payable in instalments by arrangement with the Finance Department.

Registration Fee

€1000 registration fee is due upon submission of each student's application. The registration fee is non-refundable.

€50 online placement test fee is charged for all new students applying for Year 7-13. The placement test fee is due before the test date.

Lunch Fee (2017/18)

The annual lunch fee is €806. Lunch is offered free of charge in the Early Years. 


The tuition fee is per year, payable in four instalments.
A 5% special discount is offered for full-payment of the one year’s fee within 10 workings days from signing the contract.

ISB offers a special discount for siblings as follows:

  • 2 siblings registered at the school-5%
  • 3 and more siblings registered at the school-10%

The following costs are in addition to school fee: uniform, external exams, some extracurricular activities and residential trips.

Book Fee (annual)

The book usage fee is €200 per student for Year 1 to Year 6 and is paid during registration. Year 7 upward books will be purchased by the parent/student separately. 

iPads and e-resources at Secondary School

Secondary students need an iPad for e-books and digital resources.

Special Education Needs Fee

A special education fee of €2,000 per year will be applicable on top of the tuition fee if the student is placed in a special needs programme. The decision to admit the child will be made by the relevant Principal based on the recommendation of the Special Needs Coordinator.

English as a Second Language Programme fee (ESL)

A special education fee of €2,000 per year will be applicable on top of the tuition fee for the students entering Year 3- 10 and who are placed in the ESL programme.