Thank you for your interest in the Canadian International School of Beijing (CISB). We understand that choosing a school for your child’s education is an important decision, particularly for parents relocating to a new international environment.
We hope that our website will help you find the answers to all your questions to determine whether CISB is the best school for your child/children. At CISB, we currently have a student body of over 1000 students from over 60 countries.
We, the Admissions Office, are here to help you with any questions that you may have about the school academic programs, services and facilities and provide you with the necessary support and guidance throughout the application and enrollment process. You will find the entire application process and package on our website along with tuition information.
We are honored that you are considering the Canadian International School of Beijing as a partner in your child’s education. Please feel free to contact us if you have any questions or would like to arrange a personal tour of our school facility.
CISB Admissions Team
Before being considered for admission to CISB, students must complete our online application here.
03. Application fee and submission
Our Application Fee of 1,800RMB or 300USD (non-refundable) can be paid by the following methods:
Please submit your application package and requested documents to the following address:
Admissions Office: Canadian International School of Beijing, 38 Liangmaqiao Road, Chaoyang District, Beijing, 100125 China 招生办中国北京市朝阳区亮马桥路38号 100125
For any assistance in the application process, please contact the Admissions Office: Tel: (86-10) 6465-7788
02. Student assessment
Submit all supporting documentation. Copies of these documents can also be uploaded using on our online application:
Copy of Student’s Passport
Copy of Student’s valid Chinese visa
Copy of Student’s Birth Certificate
Copies of Parents’ Passports
Copies of Parents’ valid Chinese visa
Three Passport-sized Photographs
School Transcripts/Report Cards for the last 2 years (in English)
Proof of Medical Insurance (in English)
04. Interview Process
Upon reception of the completed Application Form, payment of the Application Fee and submission of the Supporting Documents, the Admissions Office will arrange interviews and/or English assessments as appropriate.
Criteria for Acceptance
1. Academic Skills
CISB is a university preparatory school that challenges students to meet the highest standards and expects each student to learn to their maximum potential. Based on previous school transcripts and reports, applicants must show their motivation to achieve successfully the high academic standards of CISB.
2. Social Skills
CISB is a learning community bound together by adherence to the principles of respect, responsibility and honesty. As such, CISB accepts only students whose past record demonstrates a clear commitment to these principles.
3. Physical or Learning Disabilities
CISB accepts students with mild learning disabilities and with certain physical disabilities. Nevertheless, CISB cannot accept students whose physical or learning disability is judged by our academic staff to be such that we cannot effectively educate the child.
The maximum class size at CISB is 25 students.
In the case of a child being accepted to CISB but with no space available in the class, the child is placed on a waiting list.
Accepted students are placed on a waiting list strictly in chronological order by date of
- CISB Alumni: returning students
- Siblings: siblings of students already enrolled in the school