Official Authorization: International School Kufstein Tirol is an „IB World School“!

After four years of study at the ISK Tirol, students will graduate with the Austrian Zentralmatura and with the internationally standardized and recognised IB Diploma which enables students to study at renowned Austrian, European and international universities..

The International School Kufstein Tirol successfully completed the authorisation process lasting several years and will offer the IB Diploma Programme starting in school year 2017/18.

As an „IB World School“ linked with an university campus and situated in the heart of the city, ISK Tirol became the newest member of an ever growing global community of 4.300 schools offering the International Baccalaureate with 1,3 million students in 147 different countries. These schools share the IBO philosophy – the commitment to high quality, challenging, international education.

The IB has a positive impact on students, schools and their wider communities with learning going well beyond the classroom. Its unique and innovative approach to learning means both students and teachers are genuinely engaged with the programs and benefit from being a part of an unparalleled global network. 

The two-year IB Diploma Programme prepares students ideally for renowned universities all over the world. It is a globally recognized qualification and signals one of the highest standards of academic achievement.

The academically rigorous programme aims to develop inquiring, knowledgeable and caring young people who help to create a better and more peaceful world through intercultural understanding and respect. English will be the common denominator of language diversity. After 4 years students graduate from ISK „near native“.

ISK Tirol teachers see themselves as facilitators of the learning process with a high degree of interest in helping students reach their individual goals as well as coaches who respond to the individual needs of the adolescents. They are committed to teaching students in a modern and innovative way and in accordance with the IB Learner Profile. 

Major changes in society demand new, contemporary approaches to education. The ISK Tirol as an „IB World School“ responds to these challenges with a globally oriented educational offer. The holistic personality development prepares for a successful career in the years ahead.