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5 Best International Schools in KL & Selangor [2024]

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International Schools KL Selangor 

International Schools KL Selangor 

With more and more people moving to Malaysia, it’s no wonder that international schools are popping up all over the place! It can be hard to decide which school is right for your child, so we have compiled a list of the 5 Best International Schools in KL & Selangor.

1. The British International School of Kuala Lumpur

The British International School of Kuala Lumpur is one of the best international schools in Kuala Lumpur and has remained a top choice for both expatriate and local families in an increasingly competitive market.

The school has more than 1,000 pupils in Early Years, Primary and Secondary Education, as well as Sixth Form. It uses a globally recognized curriculum based on the English National Curriculum that seeks to revolutionize learning beyond traditional education.

The school was given an outstanding grade in all areas of educational provision by the Independent Schools Inspectorate in 2016, which is comparable to many top UK independent schools and unprecedented in Malaysia.

Key Differentiators:

  • British International School
  • Transportation available
  • Partners with multiple well-known organizations/schools

2. Alice Smith School

PRIMARY CAMPUS 2 Jalan Bellamy, 50460 Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia

SECONDARY CAMPUS 3 Jalan Equine, Taman Equine, 43300 Seri Kembangan, Selangor, Malaysia.

  • Phone: Primary Campus +603 2148 3674 / Secondary Campus +603 9543 3688
  • Email:
  • Operating Hours: Weekdays 7:30am-4:00pm

Alice Smith School is one of the leading international schools in Kuala Lumpur, is proud of its excellent reputation in providing an outstanding and thriving all-around education based on the British curriculum for 3 to 18-year-olds. 

There are two campuses—one for the primary students and one for the secondary students. Each is fully equipped and designed to ensure not just academic excellence but excellence in their chosen fields of interest as well.

Key Differentiators:

  • Available transportation
  • Virtual campus tour
  • World-class facilities

3. IDRISSI International School

  • Key Services: International School, Combines British curriculum for learning and Islamic values.
  • Website:
  • Address: 25, Jln Setia Dagang AJ U13/AJ, Setia Alam 40170 Shah Alam, Selangor, Malaysia
  • Phone: +60 3-3362 4216
  • Email:
  • Operating Hours: Weekdays 8:30am-4:00pm

The unique educational experience provided by IDRISSI International School was established by individuals who were themselves, parents, in 2015. They feel that all children should be able to attend school every day and learn without being limited within four walls.

IDRISSI School, which is located in Setia Alam, Selangor’s green zone, has evolved into a full-fledged complex of international private Nature-Based Preschool and Primary and Secondary schools that are steeped in Islamic and ecological concepts.

Key Differentiators:

  • Skill-focused learning
  • Provides prayer rooms
  • Affordable tuition fees
  • Islamic values are instilled in students

4. Templer Park International School

  • Key Services: International School, American Educational Curriculum
  • Website:
  • Address: Taman Rimba Templer, Templer Park, 48200 Rawang, Selangor, Malaysia
  • Phone: +601116322447/ +601114327218
  • Email:
  • Operating Hours: Weekdays 9:00am – 4:00pm

The Templer Park International School (TPIS) is located in the mountains near Rawang and Batu Caves, about 20 kilometers from Kuala Lumpur. It has vast green spaces, lakes, gazebos for outdoor education, a swimming pool, sports fields, and lovely gardens surrounded by a nature preserve. They are enriching the learners’ lives, expanding their emotional understanding of the world, and developing upstart citizens of the 21st century through providing service to their community and cutting-edge classrooms.

Key Differentiators:

  • Affordable international school
  • Flex learning or traditional learning options
  • A friendly and inclusive culture

5. Garden International School

The Garden International School is proud of our globally-shaped curriculum, which includes first-rate teaching and learning, academic mentorship, pastoral care, and access to additional learning opportunities and skills for all of its students.

They assist their learners in developing inherent talents and offering chances to pursue interests and passions, both inside and outside of the classroom, as well as striving for excellence, their students benefit from rich and genuine learning experiences.

Key Differentiators:

  • British National Curriculum of England
  • Holistic Development Education
  • 70 years of heritage and alumni network

 International Schools KL Selangor 

International schools in Kuala Lumpur and Selangor are a great way to provide your child with international education. Whether they want traditional or flex learning, there is an option for them here!

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Rachel Tan is the editor at FunEmpire Media Malaysia. She has over 8 years of experience in the media industry discovering the best local businesses, places and things to do in Malaysia. From lifestyle, entertainment, food, travel, education and more, Rachel is a trusted source to curate the very best Malaysia has to offer.