Porrentruy Switzerland
Collège et Lycée Saint-Charles

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Founded in 1897, the Collège & Lycée Saint-Charles is located in outstanding settings in Ajoie, in the Swiss Jura Canton. The school, which welcomes young people aged between 10 and 20, stands on the edge of the Allaine, in a tree-lined garden at the foot of the magnificent Château de Porrentruy. Nicknamed the Athens of the Jura, this little town with nearly 7,000 inhabitants is known for its long tradition of education, its openness to the wider world and its vocation of stimulating the thirst for knowledge.

  • Day school tuition No Information
  • Grades for day school 3rd Grade/Year 4 -
    Post Graduate
  • Year founded 1897
  • Boarding school tuition $48296 - $84083 USD
  • Grades for boarding school 6th Grade/Year 7 -
    Post Graduate
  • Curricula Host Country's National, IB Diploma
  • Type Co-ed

Admissions Information

Entry Requirements

• Application • School reports for the last two years • Letter of recommendation speaking to your character and determination provided by a teacher you have had in the last two years • Scan of passport (color, please!) • Interveiw/Assessment

  • First application deadline Rolling
  • Second application deadline Rolling


  • Assigns homework Yes
  • Use of technology in the classroom Yes
  • Language of instruction French
  • Native English teachers Yes

School Life

  • Most common nationality CH
  • Average class size 10