School overview

Contact us

1988 Gubei Road, Shanghai, 201103, China

Tel: (+86) 021 6402 7889




Age range

2 - 18


iGCSE and A-Level

Student / Staff ratio

5 / 1

Britannica International School, Shanghai is situated in Gubei area which is ideally located within fifteen minutes of the Former French Concession. The school is in a newly renovated purpose built building with state of the art classrooms and premier sporting facilities that include: Swimming Pool, Sports Hall, Astro Turf, Tennis Courts, Basketball and Netball Courts, Cricket Nets, Indoor and Outdoor Multifunctional Play Areas.

Learners of Today, Leaders of Tomorrow

Britannica International School, Shanghai recognise that our young global learners will be tomorrow’s global leaders. The curriculum is based on the English National Curriculum, enhanced to meet the needs of the expatriate population that attends the school. Britannica Shanghai have an exceptional World Language and Co-Curriculum programme which is makes this school not just stand out in Shanghai but in our global family of schools.

Britannica is a fantastic education centre. I am delighted by the extraordinary motivation of the teachers, we have wonderful personal relationships. The friendly atmosphere and cooperative spirit can be felt everywhere at Britannica. Also we appreciate the professional support our child enjoys at Britannica and the high standard of education.

Father of Year 9 Student

School's history

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    School Founded

    Kevin McNeany returns to Shanghai after being awarded third international school licence. It was the first such licence to be issued by the Chinese Ministry of Education in Shanghai for six years.


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