Leadership

From
Kyoto
to
The World

International

Bilingual

What is AIC?

What is AIC?

AIC stands for “Academy for the International Community”, which is;

Provides students with a nurturing environment where independence and active exploration of their academic interests are encouraged.

Provides students with opportunities for higher academic achievement and a place in the global community as valuable, contributing and responsible members.

Nurtures students’ creativity in order to become leaders locally or globally in whatever they do and wherever they choose to be.

Encourages its students to respect their own cultural identity as well as the cultures of others.

Contributes to the next generation worldwide.

Mission

Mission

AIC World College Kyoto Elementary School is a community where every member is a learner. Every student is enabled to excel as they grow into compassionate global citizens discovering their own talents and ambitions We are proudly a world institution that embraces its Japanese values of respect, responsibility, honesty and politeness by giving our students a compassionate, self-motivating, exciting and holistic educational experience and by developing in them a perspective which will enable them to become confident citizens of the world, able to be leaders locally or globally in whatever they do and wherever they choose to be.
Our students will be nurtured for the essential elements required by the world’s leading universities.

Vision

Vision

By nurturing each student to become an active contributor in the international community, AIC World College of Kyoto will be an internationally recognized center of excellence for education.

Education

Education

  • Internationally recognized program which develops in students international mindedness which contributes to creating a sustainable and peaceful world.
  • Focus on transdisciplinary learning through concept based, inquiry based and student centered approaches.
  • Strong emphasis on math and science through classroom activities
  • Fun learning supported by STEAM, advanced technologies and cognitive science theories.
  • English medium of instruction (except for Japanese language lessons).
  • Warm community which values mutual respect.
  • Grade 1 Grade 6 (accepting Grade 1 and Grade 2 application for April 2022)

Greeting

Greeting

Carolyn Solomon
Executive Principal of AIC Education Member of the New Zealand Order of Merit 2016

AIC was established in July 2003 with the ambitious vision of bringing together young adults from New Zealand and overseas and of providing them with pathways to the best universities globally. It has established an international reputation for gaining outstanding academic results as well as for its graduates gaining acceptance at leading universities worldwide.

Kyoto is one of the cities with longest history in Japan. It is considered the cultural capital of Japan and with numerous places are listed collectively by UNESCO as a World Heritage Kyoto is also a center of higher education. Students at the AIC World College of Kyoto Elementary School would be able to receive excellent international education while exploring the city’s cultural richness, historical traditions, and modern innovations.

Our program prepares our students to become active, caring, lifelong learners who demonstrate respect for themselves and others, and who have the capacity to participate in the world around them. It focuses on the development of the whole child through different transdisciplinary themes. These themes, along with our diverse study body, allow our teachers to incorporate both local and global issues into our curriculum, giving students a richer learning experience beyond just the subject matter.

We look forward to welcoming you to AIC World College of Kyoto Elementary School.

Tuition Fees

Tuition Fees

Enrollment Fee
¥300,000
Tuition
April 2022 through March 2026
¥1,380,000(Annual)
¥115,000(Monthly)
Tuition
From April 2026
¥1,620,000(Annual)
¥135,000(Monthly)
Facility Maintenance Fee
¥180,000(Annual)
Semi-Annual Installments
of ¥90,000 Each
Education Enhancement Fee
¥180,000(Annual)
¥15,000(Monthly)

AIC’s Proven Track Records

AIC’s Proven Track Records

Auckland International College: IB World School (Diploma Programme)

Established in 2003, Auckland International College (AIC) is a NZ independent day and boarding school of approximately 300 students, which offers a 3 year senior secondary school education. The specific focus of the school is to prepare students for entry to top universities worldwide. AIC is the only NZ school where all students study the International Baccalaureate (IB) Diploma.
Year 11 students study the Preparation Year Programme for the IB Diploma, which includes SAT preparation, while Year 12 and 13 students study the IB Diploma itself.
AIC employs high caliber teachers, IB trained, and with experience of international education. Specialist staff include university counsellors with expertise and experience in student admissions to top universities around the world, including the UK, US, Canada, Australia, Korea, Japan as well as New Zealand. AIC is also an admissions testing center for US and UK universities.
AIC has a proven track record of academic achievement and was ranked as the No.1 among all the New Zealand high schools by Crimson Education in 2020.

AICJ Junior/Senior High School: IB World School (Diploma Programme)

Established in 2006, AICJ is the first IBDP authorized government regulated school in western Japan.
AICJ, a combined junior and senior high school, is located in Hiroshima.
The school's educational goals are "independence" and " contribution." AICJ aims to nurture students to become responsible and active leaders in the global society.
The official languages at AICJ are both Japanese and English with an advanced immersion class in junior high school. Students can then opt to pursue the IB Diploma or Japanese high school program or transfer to Auckland International College for the IB Diploma once they finish their junior high school program .
AICJ has a proven track record of academic achievement where its students receive many offers from the top universities in Japan as well as from the world’s leading universities.

Auckland International College University Offer of Place

Class of 2020, 56 Students

World Rank1 The University of Oxford 1名
World Rank3 The University of Cambridge 1名
World Rank4 Stanford University 1名
World Rank10 Imperial College of London 5名
World Rank12 Johns Hopkins University 1名
World Rank36 The University of Tokyo 1名

Class of 2019, 95 Students

World Rank2 The University of Cambridge 1名
World Rank9 Imperial College 8名
World Rank10 The University of Chicago 1名
World Rank12 The University of Pennsylvania (IVY League) 1名
World Rank12 Johns Hopkins University 1名
World Rank42 The University of Tokyo 2名

The World Ranking are based on ”Times Higher Education World University Rankings 2019-2020”

About School

About School

AIC World College of Kyoto Elementary School

                       

145, Hishiyacho, Shimogyo-ku, Kyoto, Japan

Facility

Classroom / Art / PE / Music / Science / Learning space