About Us

ISC Research has been collecting, analysing and delivering data and market intelligence on the world's K-12 English-medium international schools market since 1994

Independent, unrivalled market intelligence on the world’s international schools

“ISC Research; the acknowledged world leaders in data provision.”
Kevin Bartlett, Co Director and Co Founder of The Next Frontier: Inclusion, and Co Founder and Co Director of The Common Ground Collaborative




What does ISC do?

ISC Research, the world leader in international school research, has tracked the K-12 English-medium international schools market for more than twenty years.

Much ISC data is gathered from primary sources (government, established international schools, and market experts by a team of skilled researchers. Find out more...



How can ISC help you?

ISC can provide you with the latest market intelligence, data, benchmarking, and research partnerships to help you develop your business within the international schools sector. Find out more…






Why you can trust ISC

ISC works with many of the leading educational organisations, investors, independent schools and universities including Harrow, GEMS, Nord Anglia, Pearson, College Board and the International Baccalaureate.

ISC data and trends are frequently referenced by the world’s most respected media including BBC News, Forbes and Financial Times. Find out more…



Find out more about ISC Research

Our experienced team of researchers, consultants and report writers work with the leading international schools, universities

and education suppliers from across the world.


The image at the top of this page shows GEMS World Academy Switzerland

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YK Pao School in Shanghai

British School in the Netherlands

Hong Kong International School