ISHCMC at a Glance

What makes us a top international school in Vietnam?


International School in HCMC




IB Diploma Pass Rate


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International School Ho Chi Minh City (ISHCMC) represents a culturally diverse group of families and teachers from over 59 countries. The community is brought together by a common purpose to inspire wellbeing and learning so that our diverse, internationally-minded community flourish as energized, engaged and empowered learners.

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Offering a progressive educational approach set within modern learning environments.

One Community, Two Campuses

The Primary Campus and Secondary Campus, whilst spatially separated, offer an unforgettable learning experience that strengthens the ISHCMC community, allowing students to flourish in spaces designed to meet their respective educational, social, and emotional needs.

Students at International School Ho Chi Minh City-Primary Campus

Primary School

The Primary campus at the International School Ho Chi Minh City (ISHCMC) accepts students from 2 to 11 years of age. We are proud to offer the International Baccalaureate (IB) Primary Years Programme (PYP) starting in preschool at Early Explorers 3 stage.

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Secondary School

Our international secondary school is a vibrant learning community where students from 12 to 18 years old engage in a wide variety of learning experiences through both the International Baccalaureate Middle Years Programme for Grades 6 – 10 and one of three pathways (including the International Baccalaureate Diploma Programme) for Grades 11 & 12.

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Students at International School Ho Chi Minh City-Secondary Campus

Student Voices

Hear from our diverse community of inspired learners.

I love the people at IS HCMC. I enjoy the many different nationalities, it is the best part of attending an international school. Before I came to IS HCMC, I used to go to a local Korean school, which is a totally different education system. The IB programme provides the opportunity to learn in different ways. Also it encourages students to have various points of view.


IS HCMC Student

I think having co-curricular activities are fun because you can learn outside of school and make new friends. Also, because having after school activities allows me to do what I want to do.


IS HCMC Student

IS HCMC is a big part of my social life. The school door is always open, that’s the feeling IS HCMC gives you. You can talk with the school principal anytime, or even the Head of School. They stop by in the hall to talk with you. They spend time with you. If you feel like you need the school to be there for you as a parent, IS HCMC is there for you.

Romina Campana

IS HCMC Parent

It’s very beneficial for my daughter in terms of building up skills, like speaking skills, writing skills, and reading skills. There’s a lot of choices in secondary. And then students have to choose by themselves. What I am, Who am I, What I like,…  my daughter loves that and she is willing to learn more.

Nao Osanai

IS HCMC Parent

Where Our Alumni Go

We’re proud of our internationally-minded community and their achievements.

The London School of Economics and Political Science
Brown University
Australian National University
Cornell University
EHL Hospitality Business School
Seoul International University
University of Oxford
University of Toronto
The University of Melbourne

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