Admission policy and criteria
The International School Twente offers both primary and secondary education in an English speaking environment.
Admission IST is subject to conditions set in Dutch legislation.
The school welcomes applications from students from all over the world, who can demonstrate a need for international education.
Students qualify for placement at International School Twente if:
- The student has a non-Dutch nationality or is a foreign passport holder and one of the parents or legal guardians is temporarily employed in the Netherlands or a Dutch border region.
- The student has a Dutch nationality and has lived and gone to school abroad for at least two years because one of the parents or legal guardians was stationed abroad.
- The student has a Dutch nationality and has a parent or legal guardian (with whom the student will be living) who will be stationed abroad within two years and for at least two years. This is to be proven by a written statement of intent from either the parent or employer.
- Dutch nationals applying to the IB Diploma Programme, provided he or she has a havo-diploma or a certificate of promotion to year 5 in a vwo-school, and he or she can provide proof of fluency in English, at the discretion of International School Twente.