Address2888 Junmin Road, Pudong New District, 201315, Shanghai
Telephone: +86 21 5812 7455 (ext.1015)
Teaching languageEnglish, Mandarin, French and Spanish
Ages: 2 to 18
CurriculumInternational Baccalaureate and British (English National Curriculum and Cambridge IGCSE)

What the school says

"We're the longest-running British international school in China. For more than 20 years, Nord Anglia International School Shanghai, Pudong has welcomed our students into a diverse international community, motivating them to achieve the best academic results and to attend the top universities in the world.

"Our teachers are the best in the world. Hard-working, committed, experts in their craft – supported by our global Education Team, our teaching colleagues ensure your child has the best start to their education and the best opportunities in the future. Smaller class sizes mean our teachers can focus on students at an individual level, tailoring their education to maximise their potential and well-being.
"Students learn best when they’re happy. And 97 percent of our parents report that their child is happy at Nord Anglia International School Shanghai, Pudong."


Early Years – aged two to five: Early Years Foundation Stages (EYFS)

"This introduces our little ones to all sorts of skills and knowledge; we give them the attention they need at this crucial stage of development."

Primary – aged five to 11: National Curriculum for England

"This exciting, stimulating, and adaptable approach to education introduces students ages five to 11 years old to a world of new subjects and concepts."

Lower Secondary – aged 11 to 15: National Curriculum for England

"We take the best of this robust academic system and blend it with our own focus on science, technology, engineering, arts, mathematics (STEAM), performing arts and sports."

Upper Secondary – aged 15 to 18: IGCSE and IB

"IGCSE offers a range of subjects, building a good foundation for future participation in a global society. The International Baccalaureate Diploma Programme (IBDP) is one of the finest in China, and perfectly prepares students for further education and life beyond NAIS Pudong."


Fees for the 2023/2024 academic year range from RMB 252,200 for Pre-Nursery to RMB 359,870 for Years 12 and 13.

From the school principal

"At Nord Anglia International School (NAIS) Pudong, we’re dedicated to shaping a generation of successful, creative and resilient global citizens – a generation that will change our world for the better.  For over 20 years, our private school in Shanghai, China has been inspiring a passion for learning in our students, motivating them to achieve the best academic results and to attend the top universities in the world.

"Along their journey with us, our students not only achieve academic excellence, they develop a passion for learning, make lifelong connections with classmates all over the world, and become committed to making the world a better place."

– Diane Vaughan, School Principal

From the parents

“Both my daughters have been with NAIS for more than five years. What we appreciate and value most is how the school provides a supportive learning environment designed to prepare students with the skills to succeed in the 21st century. Choosing NAIS Pudong was one of the best decisions we’ve ever made as parents.”

– Christine, Parent of Year 6 and Year 9 students

Further reading

►See more International Schools in Shanghai

►Read the advice of a school principal on how to choose an international school in Shanghai that meets the needs of your family and your child

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