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College / High School

Students at the English College / High School of Hull's School

  • gain access to universities in Switzerland and anywhere in the world
  • acquire a sound broadly-based general education
  • discover their strengths and make the most of their talents
  • are prepared to succeed both in Switzerland and in a globalised world where English is the lingua franca
  • master German and a further language (in addition to English) at a very advanced level
  • become independent thinkers and high achievers
  • show respect for individuality see the importance of teamwork
  • develop self-confidence, enthusiasm, perseverance and tolerance
  • succeed even with a narrow range of strong subjects
  • study in small classes (maximum 16 students) where they receive academic and pastoral support
  • have access to a range of extracurricular activities and coaching groups
  • enjoy the support and guidance of a dedicated and motivated staff

The English College / High School is based on the British curriculum (IGCSE, A-levels). These British examinations are fully recognised by Swiss universities, the world leading Zürich Federal Institute of Technology (ETH), Swiss Universities of Applied Sciences and all universities in the world


  • English College Year 1  (UK Lower Fifth Form); also known as Tenth School Year
  • English College Year 2 (UK Upper Fifth Form)
  • English College Year 3 (UK Lower Sixth Form)
  • English College Year 4 (UK Upper Sixth Form)