School Fees

Heidelberg International School is a not-for-profit school. Operational costs are covered by the school fees only. H.I.S. currently receives no public funding or financial support from external businesses, corporations or organisations. 

The school fees listed here apply to the 2021-22 school year only. The fees for the following school year will be posted as soon as they are available.

Administration Fee

EUR 395  

  • The Administration Fee is an administrative fee required annually, initially with an Application for Admission and in subsequent years, at the time of re-enrolment.
  • Payment is required when an Application for Admission or a Re-enrolment Contract is submitted to the school.
  • Payment of this fee does not guarantee admission or re-enrolment of the student by the school.

Entrance Fee  

First year enrolled

EUR 3,200

Second year enrolled

EUR 3,000

  • The Entrance Fee is required for each new student enrolled, for the first two years of enrolment only.
  • Payment of the first instalment is required on acceptance of an offer of enrolment; payment of the second instalment is required when students are re-enrolled for a second year.
  • For students returning to H.I.S. after an absence of one year or longer, prior Entrance Fee payments are credited to their school account if they are re-enrolled within 5 years of their previous enrolment.

Tuition Fee

Early Primary 1 or Early Primary 2

EUR 13,970

Grade 1, 2, 3 or 4

EUR 15,800

Grade 5, 6, 7 or 8

EUR 17,610

Grade 9 or 10

EUR 19,200

Grade 11 or 12

EUR 19,400

  • Tuition Fees are charged annually, per student, per academic year.
  • Payment is required on acceptance of an offer of enrolment or at the time of re-enrolment.
  • Tuition Fees for Early Primary to Grade 2 include the transportation costs for “Forest Trips” as planned by the corresponding class teachers.
  • Tuition Fees for Grades 3 to 10 include the costs for one annual residential extended field trip, and for Grade 11, they include the costs for the “Exordium” (transportation, meals, activities and accommodation).
  • Costs not includedin Tuition Fees: school lunches, After School Care (ASC), After School Activities (ASA), local field trips or additional extended field trips, graphic calculators, non-standard art supplies, IB DP Pamoja online courses or DP examination fees.

Technology Fee (Grades 8 to 12)

EUR 300 

  • The Technology Fee is an annual fee for students enrolled in Grades 8, 9, 10, 11 or 12 only.
  • Students in these grades are provided with an H.I.S. computer for their own personal use at school for the duration of their enrolment.
  • Payment is required on acceptance of an offer of enrolment or at the time of re-enrolment.


  •  All fees must be paid in full, prior to the student’s attendance at H.I.S.
  •  Parents are responsible for the payment of all school fees, even when payments are made on their behalf.
  •  Special payment terms must be agreed upon in writing with the school management.
  •  The Statement of Fees is subject to the H.I.S. “Allgemeine Geschäftsbedingungen” (General Terms and Conditions) available on the school website.