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The British International School Shanghai, Puxi Fees

Our full time termly fee at BISS Puxi ranges from 71,120 RMB up to 132,580 RMB, depending on the age of the student and which term it is.

Here you will find everything you need to know about the fees and other charges for The British International School Shanghai, Puxi. If you are considering enrolling your child into our outstanding school, or they are currently starting or continuing their tuition with us, you can find everything you require to stay in control of your finances. Our outstanding campus and facilities provide your child with the best possible education, meaning the international school fees offer excellent value.

All fees include the cost of books and various other educational materials, while the fees for IGCSE and International Baccalaureate students (years 10-11 and 12-13 respectively) also include examination entry costs. We have a full breakdown of costs by age and term, as well as an option to pay a full year of fees inclusively, which includes a discount of 3%.

You can find any additional costs listed in full on our site, including application and enrolment fees and deposits, as well as bank details and terms and conditions. Please get in touch with The British International School Shanghai, Puxi directly if you have any questions about fees and funding.

Our annual fee ranges from 229,968 RMB to 321,497 RMB for a full year's tuition, inclusive of our 3% discount for annual payment.

Class/Year

Winter Term 

(RMB)

Spring Term

(RMB)

Summer Term

(RMB)

Full Year Charge (RMB)

Inclusive of 3% discount

Pre-Nursery

94,840

71,120

71,120

229,968

Nursery

94,840

71,120

71,120

229,968

Reception

94,840

71,120

71,120

229,968

Years 1 - 2

109,470

82,100

82,100

265,460

Years 3 - 6

110,290

82,720

82,720

267,458

Years 7 - 9

122,920

92,190

92,190

298,081

Years 10 – 11 (IGCSE)

131,890

98,910

98,910

319,819

Years 12 – 13 (IB)

132,580

99,430

99,430

321,497

Important Notices

All winter term and annual fees are due by the 30 May. Pupils may only attend school if fees have been paid.

Six weeks' notice of withdrawal in writing must be given or six weeks' fees will be payable in lieu of notice. Parents must ensure that written acknowledgement is received from the school following notice of withdrawal.

Fees for Years 10 and 11 include (I)GCSE Examination costs, Years 12 and 13 cover IBO Examination costs.

Refund Conditions

Existing students

  • Before 30 April - Full refund
  • Before 1 July - Full refund less the deposit 20,000RMB
  • After 1 July - Six weeks' tuition fee of winter term
  • Leaving in the middle of the academic year - written notice should be given six weeks (excluding holiday) in advance or six weeks' fees will be payable in lieu of notice

New students

  • Before 30 April - Full refund of deposit 20,000RMB
  • Before 1 July - Tuition refund less the deposit 20,000RMB
  • After 1 July - Six weeks' tuition fee of winter term
  • If the student is joining in the middle of the academic year but the application is ultimately cancelled, written notice should be given six weeks (excluding holiday) prior to the joining date or six weeks' fees will be payable in lieu of notice