Fees & Deposits

Fees and Deposits for Admissions at the British School of Bucharest

Registration Fee

The registration fee is required to apply to the British School of Bucharest and is to be paid before submission of the Registration Files. The fee does not guarantee enrollment at the school.

The fee is:

  • for new students only
  • a one-off payment
  • a fixed amount (no discount is applicable)

Registration Fee 2020/2021

Years Fees

non-refundable
Pre-Nursery, Nursery and Reception

€ 800 / pupil

Year 1-Year 13

€ 3000 / pupil for 1st child
€ 1500 / pupil for 2nd child
€ 750 / pupil, for 3rd child
€ 0 / pupil, for 4th child

School fees

Please see below the details of fees at the British School of Bucharest. The school reserves the right to increase the school fees in the same proportion as the increase of one of the following factors:

  • inflation
  • operational costs
  • development costs

The school will give 90 days’ notice of any increase.

Reservation Deposit

€ 4000 / pupil


This deposit will be deducted from the 2020/2021 school fee. For further details about the Reservation Deposit, please see the Entry Requirements section above.

The school fees include:
  • Certain after school activities and some local trips, daytime snack, insurance.
  • For Pre-Nursery, Nursery & Reception – Lunch included.
  • For Nursery & Reception - one set summer uniform and one set winter uniform included.
  • Use of Chromebook / iPad for Years 7-11, if requested.
  • EAL (English as an additional language) lesson for the first twelve months. This will be assessed through testing.
  • Documentation certifying the completion of studies and exams, if exams are organized internally.
    • * Please note that these services are not optional and are a fixed part of the School Fee.
The school fees do not include:
  • Certain after school activities, certain extracurricular trips & activities,
  • Private music lessons or instrument rental,
  • School uniform (Only for Nursery & Reception one set summer and one set winter uniform are included),
  • Transport,
  • Lunch (included only for Pre-Nursery, Nursery ,Reception),
  • One to one TA support.
  • Examination Fees for Year 10 - 13, as this cost is incurred due to external examination fees, according to the pupil choices regarding exams and subjects and external examination bodies. Parents will be asked for confirmation of examination subjects.
  • Extended EAL* (English as an additional language) lesson costs. This will be assessed through testing.
  • SEN* costs (Special Educational Needs) lesson costs. This will be assessed and shared through Parent- SENCO (Special Educational Needs Coordinator) meetings.
  • Educational Psychologist* sessions. This will be assessed and shared through Parent-SENCO (Special Educational Needs Coordinator) meetings.
  • Other ad hoc services e.g. photos, letters and documentation.Costs for these optional services will be communicated before execution.
    • *A child that requires additional support could be refused registration at BSB unless EAL and/or SEN and/or Educational Psychology intervention is agreed to.


    Fee schedule 2020/2021

    Years Annual School Fee

    Pre-Nursery (full day 08:30–15:00):

    6200 € + reservation deposit / pupil

    Pre-Nursery (half day 08:30–12.30):

    3300 € + reservation deposit / pupil

    Nursery-Year 6:

    16300 € + reservation deposit / pupil

    Year 7-13:

    18850 € + reservation deposit / pupil