Malaysia is one of the most visited countries in the Southeast Asian region on account of its gorgeous tourist destinations, vibrant culture, and economic opportunities. A fair number of ex-pats living in the country, especially in the capital city of Kuala Lumpur, which has very good infrastructure including a range of international schools from the Cambridge lower secondary to the high school level. That makes it easy for them to move to Malaysia with their families including children. Let us look at the most well-known of such schools.
Top International Cambridge Lower Secondary Schools and high schools in Malaysia
- Global Indian International School, Kuala Lumpur
The Global Indian International School, Kuala Lumpur is reputed among the best private international schools in Malaysia, popular amongst both ex-pats and locals. It boasts world-class infrastructure comprising the best amenities and facilities to enable the students to learn to the best of their potential. That apart, its teachers to are amongst the most experienced and qualified anywhere. The school offers classes from the pre-nursery to the high school level and follows the Global Montessori Plus, Cambridge CPP, Cambridge CLSP, Cambridge IGCSE, and CBSE curricula.
The school has an excellent track record that is borne out by the fact that its students go on to study at some of the best colleges and universities anywhere.
- St John’s International Secondary School
Their Cambridge Lower Secondary program for 11 to 14-year-olds in their seventh, eighth, and ninth years in school provides the best framework for learning and skill acquisition for students that age. The IGCSE qualification provided at the school is one of the most sought after in the world. Their SJIS pre-university study center gets the students ready for the General Certificate of Education Advanced Level qualification via examinations by the University of Cambridge International Examinations (CIE). The A level happens to be internationally recognized and accepted as a pre-university qualification. With an IGCSE pass rate of 100%, the school is naturally among the most popular among the ex-pats living in Malaysia as the place to send their children for a world-class education.
- The British International School of Kuala Lumpur
The British International School of Kuala Lumpur is amongst the best-known international schools in Malaysia following the British pattern of education from pre-nursery to Sixth Form level catering to the schooling needs of students in the age group of 2 to 18 years of age. The school’s credentials are out of the top drawer considering the fact that it has been graded “Excellent” in every area of educational provision by the Independent Schools Inspectorate. It also earned the unique distinction of being one of the first schools in Asia to have been granted the COBIS Patron’s Accreditation. The school’s excellence is borne out by the sterling academic performance of its students.
Everything about the school from its infrastructure, the teaching staff, and the pedagogy are world-class. It is hardly surprising that the school is extremely popular with both Malaysian and ex-pat parents as the place to send their children for a world-class education.