One World International School Nanyang - International Secondary School in Singapore

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Globally-recognised Cambridge and IB Programmes for Secondary School in Singapore

OWIS Nanyang is a leading private International Secondary School in Singapore where we empower your child to broaden their horizons, gain the skills they need to succeed in a globalised world and achieve their fullest potential.

International Secondary School Programmes

Your child has a team of dedicated and dynamic teachers to rely on every step of their learning journey through secondary and higher secondary school education. We select teachers based on their experience, qualifications, and shared values.

12 to 14 years

Modified Cambridge Curriculum

In Grades 6 to 8, we follow the Modified Cambridge curriculum, which is based on the Cambridge Lower Secondary framework and has been adapted for our international school’s context. This well-rounded programme, which covers academic subjects and co-scholastic and digital learning, has been designed as a bridge to the IGCSEs in Grade 9 and 10 and starts preparing students with the knowledge and skills they will need as they progress towards the higher grades. Through our Secondary School subjects and pastoral care programme, our focus on nurturing the attributes of the IB Learner Profile continues. We encourage students to develop their critical thinking, communication, collaborative and research skills.

Modified Cambridge Curriculum
Cambridge IGCSE

15 to 16 years

Cambridge IGCSE

In the Cambridge IGCSE in Grades 9 and 10 at OWIS, students can develop their understanding of different subjects in more depth and apply their knowledge in real-world situations. It is a skills-based, well-rounded programme based on a structured and rigorous curriculum, making it the perfect preparation for the pre-university grades.(OWIS Nanyang is accredited for the Cambridge IGCSE.)

17 to 18 years

IB Diploma Programme

With the IB Diploma Programme, students are successfully prepared for higher education and beyond. Globally recognised as one of the popular pre-university programmes, your child will improve their independent research, analytical and critical thinking skills.

Students also learn to collaborate and work in teams, further developing their sense of responsibility, cultural awareness and open-mindedness.

IB Diploma Programme

Why Consider the IGCSE and IB DP for Secondary Education at OWIS Nanyang in Singapore

Future-Ready Education

Future-Proof Education

Through our hands-on teaching strategies, your child gains foundational 21st-century skills, giving them the confidence and tools they need to succeed in a global economy.

Multidirectional Development

There are ample opportunities for teen students to grow outside the classroom through our variety of engaging extracurricular activities, workshops and community service programmes.

Diverse Student Community

By interacting with different cultures, traditions, languages and lifestyles, students learn to be mindful and respectful of others, developing a strong sense of belonging and international mindedness.

IB Learner Profile

As an IB World School, we nurture the attributes of the IB Learner Profile in our students from Early Childhood all the way to Secondary School. Students in the Cambridge IGCSE and IB Diploma grades at OWIS Nanyang learn the importance of being open-minded and compassionate which places them on the path of becoming global citizens in the future.

School-Wide Nationality Cap

School-wide nationality cap

To ensure all 70+ nationalities are equally represented across our school body, we cap enrolment of students coming from a single nationality at 30%.

Premium Education for a Moderate Fee

Reasonable tuition fees

Secondary school fees at One World International School Nanyang Campus are considered to be quite reasonable. We are a not-for-profit educational institution, and we reinvest back into our school to continuously improve the learning experience.

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Discover how our play-based and inquiry-led learning approach stimulates a love of learning in our students.

Come experience our engaging learning environment at OWIS Nanyang’s international secondary school campus in Jurong West.

What to Expect From Our Rigorous and Holistic Secondary School Education in Singapore

Academic Excellence and Personal Growth

Secondary school education at OWIS is rigorous, modern and stress-free because it’s centred around students’ wellbeing and their holistic development.

So, while we prioritise academic excellence, we also support your child’s personal growth. That way, they can pursue their interests, build confidence and acquire key tools to overcome adversity and triumph in uncertainty.

University and Career Planning Support

To ensure our education programmes are as supportive and nurturing as they can be, all secondary students have access to our Pastoral Care programme.

We also offer career planning resources and university application guidance, so your child can find the most suitable university placements based on their unique goals, ambitions and aspirations.

University and Career Planning Support
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Qualified, Engaging and Experienced Teachers

Your child has a team of dedicated and dynamic teachers to rely on every step of their learning journey through secondary and higher secondary school education. We select teachers based on their experience, qualifications, and shared values.

Every teacher is uniquely qualified to teach international students and is personally invested in the growth and success of your child, both as a student and an individual.

Admissions & Eligibility

Our admissions process allows families to apply at any point during the academic year, which runs from August to July. 

The admission involves a 9-step application process that most families find easy to complete. In certain instances, we prefer to meet prospective students in person for an assessment to better understand their needs and how OWIS can meet them. For such cases, the assessment will require both the child and the parents to be present on campus.

Have a question? Fill in our school admission enquiry form and our Admissions Counselor will get in touch with you to support you through any enrolment doubts.

Discover How Your Child Will Flourish At Our International Secondary School In Singapore

Get in touch with our Admissions Team to find out how our rigorous and holistic curriculum successfully prepares your child for their higher studies.

International Secondary School In Jurong FAQs

Grade 6 to 8 students can apply for admission to the OWIS International Secondary School programme at any time during the academic year, subject to the availability of spaces in their grade and the overall strength of their application. Cambridge IGSCE and IBDP are two-year programmes with student enrolments applicable for the start of the school year in Grade 9 and Grade 11.

OWIS prepares secondary school students for university and beyond through the International Baccalaureate Diploma Programme (IBDP), recognised globally as a premier pre-university program. 

This programme prepares students with skills they will require in university; research, analytical, and critical thinking skills, essential for higher education success. The IBDP’s comprehensive curriculum is designed to support students’ growth across all dimensions—intellectually, physically, emotionally, and socially—ensuring they emerge as well-rounded, internationally-minded leaders.

Graduating with the IB Diploma, students are well-equipped for university life and positioned to excel as global citizens and leaders, ready to navigate the challenges of their chosen careers.

OWIS also provides university counselling for all IB Diploma students, to help them plan their academic journey.

At OWIS, we model appreciation for cultural differences in every aspect of our operations. Our admissions policy limits any nationality to 30% of the student body to ensure a balanced representation of nationalities. This ensures our community is richly diverse, with students from over 70 nationalities, promoting respect for different cultures and international mindedness. We believe in the beauty of diversity and the value of fostering international mindedness. Our environment encourages students to be open-minded, empathetic, and globally aware, preparing them for a connected world.

OWIS Secondary School offers Mandarin, French, and Spanish as second languages.

Join us for a school tour of our private Secondary School in Jurong and find out more about our educational programmes

Learn more about our school’s core values, student-centred teaching methodology and rigorous education programmes for secondary school students through which they achieve their potential.

How to Reach OWIS Nanyang

Address: 21 Jurong West Street 81, Singapore 649075

Phone – +65 6914 6700

Email – [email protected]