British International School of Boston graduates continue their higher education at top colleges and universities in the US and across the world. Our rigorous international curricula and focus on real-world learning make us one of the best private schools in Boston — helping your child to stand out.

University Destinations for Our Students

At British International School of Boston, your child will receive rigorous preparation through the International Baccalaureate (IB) Diploma Programme. This preparation is highly sought-after by college admissions personnel and has consistently earned our students spots at some of the most selective colleges and universities in the US and across the world.


"Send us prepared students a la IB ... It's the 'best' high school prep curriculum an American school can offer." - Marilee Jones, MIT Director of Undergraduate Admissions

This list below includes some of the outstanding colleges and universities that our students at British International School of Boston have been accepted to:

College Name College Name College Name
Bard College Boston College Boston University
Brown University Colby College Duke University
Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University Emory College Franklin and Marshall College
Harvard University ICADE Business School (Spain) Imperial College London (UK)
King’s College London (UK) McGill University (Canada) New York University
Olin College of Engineering Purdue University Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute
Smith College Tufts University University of California, Berkeley
University of Cambridge (UK) University of Edinburgh (UK) University of Notre Dame
University of Pennsylvania- Wharton School of Business University of Toronto (Canada) Villanova University
Wake Forest University Wellesley College Worcester Polytechnic Institute


Join us, and give your child a place in a global learning network, distinguished by consistent student success.

More than 90% of Nord Anglia Education students continue their academic careers at top colleges and universities, with one in five going on to one of the top 30 universities worldwide. These include the University of Cambridge, Harvard University, the University of Oxford, and Stanford University, among others.


Sought After by Ivy League Institutions

The British International School of Boston's high school programs — the International General Certificate of Secondary Education (IGCSE) and International Baccalaureate Diploma Programme (IBDP) — are highly sought-after by leading colleges and universities worldwide.

The IBDP is widely recognized as one of the best preparation for higher education, and our school is regularly visited by college admissions representatives from top colleges and universities.


We're dedicated to provide students with support throughout college planning and the application and acceptance process.

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