About Brillantmont International school
Brillantmont International School is family owned institution with 135 years old of experience in education. For boys and girls aged from 11 to 18 years old, Brillantmont provides a fully recognized academic programs taught in English with courses in other languages such as French, Spanish or German.
This International School values very much cultural diversities with students coming from over 35 different countries.
Brillantmont belongs to the same family since 1882 and are very proud of their homely environment in which allows students to reach their full potential.
Location and Campus:
The School is located in the centre of the French-speaking city of Lausanne. The International airport of Geneva is only 35 minutes away from the Campus. The city of Lausanne is well-known for being a home of the International Olympic Committee. It has amazing infrastructures for all kind of sports practice by the youth. It will host the Youth Olympic Games in 2020, bringing together elite young winter sports athletes from all over the world
Classes benefit from going to exhibitions or local places of interest through field trips and in their free time. Brillantmont students enjoy the city’s lively shopping area, numerous cafe, restaurants and many cultural facilities (theatres, opera, galleries). The School is also located close to the mountains for all outdoors activities such as skiing, snowboarding and other winter sports.
The School’s campus is equipped with sports facilities, performance arts spaces, including a 100m2 stage. Many schools events and celebrations take place on this stage. In addition the School owns 8 large buildings to welcome boarding students with accommodated larges rooms.
The School Programs taught at Brillantmont are recognized internationally and provides access to top ranking Universities across the world. Each grade programs are designed to meet the needs of the respective age of the student.
The programs offers accreditations In UK IGCSE / AS and A level Examination along with American SATS, PSAT tests. Students who have already completed their High School studies, Brillantmont also offers a Post High School 13th Grade program.
Brillantmont is a unique experience for young students who are coming to study in Switzerland. This is a great opportunity at forging new friendships, reach personal academic goals and learning about respect, responsibilities and tolerance toward others.
Brillantmont is home to more than 100 boarding students, each living in one of five boarding houses. Students are housed according to age and gender and are appropriately supervised
Living with others of different nationalities is an enriching experience, which develops tolerance and sensitivity to people from other cultures
Whether a boarder or a day student, everyone is part of the Brillantmont International School family. Boarding students live in a homely environment supervised by a house mistress and master who live on the campus throughout the year.