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International Student Admissions

Nestled within the UNESCO World Heritage Site of Jeju Island, Branksome Hall Asia stands as a beacon of academic excellence, dedicated to nurturing globally-minded leaders. Established in 2012 as the sister school of Branksome Hall Canada, a renowned independent school with over a century of excellence, Branksome Hall Asia upholds a shared commitment to academic rigor and student empowerment. With the largest international student community on Jeju Island, our school welcomes students from every corner of the globe.

At Branksome Hall Asia, we offer a transformative educational experience, enriched by our International Baccalaureate (IB) curriculum. Whether you choose to join us with an accompanying parent or through our boarding program, you'll embark on a journey of academic discovery and personal growth. Our dedicated faculty and staff are committed to providing a supportive environment where every student can thrive academically, socially, and emotionally.

Explore the world with Branksome Hall Asia and discover the endless possibilities that await you on our vibrant campus. Join us and become part of a diverse community where learning knows no boundaries.


Why do international students choose Branksome Hall Asia as their destination for study abroad education?

  • Rigorous but nurturing IB continuum program
  • Highly vetted faculty from all over the world
  • State-of-the-art purpose-built campus 
  • Strong university guidance counseling
  • Safe Learning and living environment
  • History of excellence inherited from Branksome Hall Canada


"Boarding this year has been vital in providing me the opportunity to learn more about my study habits and coping mechanisms. Supportive teacher dons and helpful students have shaped my experience in Grade 12 extremely positively." - Banga, Class of 2023 Student


Our Boarding Program provides students with a home away from home.

At Branksome Hall Asia, we understand the importance of providing a nurturing and supportive environment for our students, especially those who are far from home. Our comprehensive boarding program offers a true home away from home experience.

Available for girls in grades 6-12 and now open to boys grades 6-8, our program is designed to provide a safe and enriching environment where students can thrive academically, socially, and personally. From cozy dormitories to engaging extracurricular activities, we prioritize creating a sense of community and belonging for every boarding student.

Our dedicated Boarding Faculty is comprised of professional and caring adults who are experienced in areas of Boarding Life, growth, development, and academic subjects. Teacher Dons and Heads of House reside on campus throughout the school year when on duty, ensuring attentive care and fostering a strong sense of community.

Benefits of our program include:

  • Students have access to teachers on weekends and use of school facilities, including the fitness center, ice rink, and swimming pool.
  • Drop-in sessions with counselors, teachers, and academic support staff assist students throughout the year.
  • Family Dons nurture and care for a small 'Family' of students, with a ratio of 1 to 10.
  • The Boarding Program offers leadership opportunities such as the Council, where students come together once a week and discuss Boarding Life.

"I particularly enjoy participating in various Friday activities, which serve as a fascinating experience during my time in boarding. I look forward to engaging in lots of additional activities on weekdays and weekends, including Friday events, SunDayFunDay (SDFD), open skate, gym, etc."  - Hyoyeon, Grade 9 Student


Admissions Process

International students follow the same admissions process as local students. Consultations and support are provided in English, Chinese, and Korean. Assessments and interviews can be arranged online for overseas families. 

In order to celebrate cultural diversity, academic achievements, and leadership, Branksome Hall Asia provides an opportunity for a partially funded, merit-based scholarship for international applicants. The scholarship is open to any student not holding Korean citizenship/nationality and is applying for grades 6-11. 

Students awarded the scholarship will qualify for a reduction of 30% of the tuition and boarding fees (excluding meals). There is an application and selection process required to qualify.

After acceptance, the school will guide the family through the visa process. Most families can complete the whole process without the help of an agency. 

This is the suggested admissions process timeline:

  • October – December: Complete the online application and scholarship application (if applicable); 
  • December – March: Assessments, interviews, scholarship selection; 
  • Following March: Admissions decision & scholarship decision; 
  • Following April – Visa and travel preparations; 
  • Following August – Commence studying at Branksome Hall Asia

For an admissions consultation, please contact us at Full tuition information can be found here.


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Phone: +82-64-902-5026 (English/Chinese)
To apply, please submit the online Admissions Application and Scholarship Application.