Academic Year 2021-2022

School Tuition

Tuition is payable each year in half-yearly installments in May and November

Grade Half Year Full Year
Playgroup $2,215 $4,430
Nursery $5,073 $10,145
Pre-Kindergarten $6,938 $13,875
Kindergarten - Grade 2 $9,678 $19,355
Grade 3 - 5 $10,520 $21,040
Grade 6 - 8 $12,735 $25,470
Grade 9 - 10 $13,785 $27,570
Grade 11 - 12 $15,243 $30,485

Application Fee

Payable upon the return of the completed Application Form: $250

Admission Fee

Applicable to the students from Playgroup to Grade 12: $8,000

Grade Year 1 Fee Year 2 Fee Year 3 Fee Year 4 Fee Total
Playgroup $1,000 $2,000 $2,000 $ 3,000 $ 8,000
Nursery $2,000 $3,000 $ 3,000 --- $ 8,000
Pre-Kindergarten $4,000 $4,000 --- --- $ 8,000
Kindergarten - Grade 12 $ 8,000 --- --- --- $ 8,000

Security Deposit

$500 for each new student to be paid with the other fees, and will be refunded on leaving the School (after deduction for outstanding charges).


Compulsory Items

Students are required to have a regular school uniform and Physical Education uniform, purchased upon admission.

Students and teachers use a variety of technology in our classrooms. Therefore, students must come to school each day with the following hardware:

  • Grade 1-3: iPad
  • Grade 4-12: MacBook with sierra operating system

Learning Support

English as an Additional Language (EAL) or Special Educational Needs (SEN) services will be assessed and provided if available at a fee of $425-$850 per month depending on the grade and level of need.

Optional Services

School Bus Service (full school year)

Bashundhara $1,760
Baridhara/Gulshan/Banani/Niketon/Uttara $2,420
Mohakhali/ Dhanmandi $2,640

Cafeteria Service (full school year)

Grade Snack Lunch
Playgroup Nil Nil
Nursery to Gr 2: $480 $1,775
Gr 3 to Gr 12: $480 $1,975


Piano/Guitar fees

Fees for piano or guitar lessons (Full Year): $1650

Lost Books or Damaged Materials

In the case of lost or damaged books/ school materials, students will be billed and payment is due upon receipt of
the invoice.

IB MYP and Diploma

Examination fees will be charged in Term 2 for Grades 10 (MYP) and 12 (Diploma) students respectively.

Payment of fees in Taka can be made with deposit slips available at the School Office or at the Dutch Bangla Bank/ Commercial Bank of Ceylon assigned branches. The bank will return one copy of your deposit slip to the School to confirm payment. In the case of fees paid by bank transfer or cheque, confirmation of the payment credit will not be given until funds are cleared. Kindly notify the ISD Finance Office, if you are paying by bank transfer.

Payments can be made by credit or debit card at the ISD Finance Office or at the Bangladesh banks below.

Payment should be made in Taka for Bangladeshi nationals at the quoted bank rate of the day. Payment should be made in US dollars for expatriate students. Parents paying by Bank Transfer must add $25 (twenty five dollars) to cover bank collection charges. Payments are accepted by the following banks:

Commercial Bank of Ceylon: all locations.
Account name: STS Capital Ltd.
Account number: 180 400 7739
Swift code: CCEYBDDH
Branch code: 804

Dutch Bangla Bank Ltd.:

Gulshan Branch Banani Branch Bashundhara Branch

72, Gulshan Avenue
Plot 6, Block - CES (F)
Gulshan, Dhaka –1212
Phone: 9888436, 8812213

Plot 75, Block B,
Kemal Ataturk AvenueBanani, Dhaka– 1213
Phone: 9883892, 8815191~2

Ka - 3/1 - C, Bashundhara Road, Dhaka – 1229
Phone: 8840915~6

Account name: STS Capital Ltd.
Account number: 116 120 400
Swift Code: DBBLBDDH116
Contact Person: Branch ManagerAccount name: STS Capital Ltd.
Account number: 147 120 2694
Swift Code: DBBLBDDH147
Contact Person: Branch Manager

Personal loans are also available by ISD's preferred banking partners with BRAC Bank, Bank Asia Limited, Eastern Bank Ltd. The conditions of the loans and specialized offerings have been negotiated specifically for ISD parents. Talk with the Admissions Office for more details.

Payable in Advance

New students will be invoiced on acceptance of admission.

Full fees must be paid within seven days.

Returning Students

Invoices are raised 30 days before the end of each term for the following term. All fees and tuitions are due 30 days after the date of the invoice.

Refund Policy

All fees are non-refundable.

Late Fees

Students whose fees are not paid by the due date will incur a late fee charge as per schedule below. Students whose fees are not paid by the start of the term may be excluded from classes.

For Playgroup - Nursery: Late fee of $100 will apply to all payments banked after due date.

For Pre-KG - Grade 12: Late fee of $200 will apply to all payments banked after due date.

Application Fee

Students re-enrolling after a 2 year absence must go through a new application process including payment of all fees.

Enrollment during the School Year

Students entering within 45 days of the start of each term are required to pay the term tuition fees in full, along with the application, admission and annual fees.

Students entering after 45 days from the start of each term will have their tuition fee alone calculated on a pro rata basis, with all other charges levied in full.

Withdrawal during the School Year

Notice of withdrawal of a student must be given to the school in writing no later than 45 days before the end of each term. Failure to do so will result in a charge equivalent to 50% of the following term’s tuition.

Nonpayment of Fees

Student records and progress reports will not be released to parents or to other educational institutions until all outstanding fees are paid.