How to apply

Application Procedure

Thank you for your interest in ISTwente! If you wish to enrol your child(ren) into our primary and/or secondary school, we kindly ask you to fill out the Application form, after carefully reading the information stated below. We kindly ask you to provide as much information as possible. Please note that fields which can contain an asterisk (*) in the Application form are required fields.

Admission requirements

ISTwente requires the following data and supporting documents in order to process your application:

  • a fully completed Application form (one per child);
  • a copy of the applicant's as well as the parents' passport;
  • a recent passport size photograph of the applicant;
  • copies of academic records for the current school year (in English);
  • copies of medical records (if applicable);
  • EUR 250.00 application fee.

The application fee must be transferred into the following account:

Bank: Rabobank Enschede Haaksbergen
Account number (IBAN): NL67 RABO 0308 3128 64
BIC: RABONL2U

Please be aware that an application will not be processed for admission unless the Application form has been fully completed and all supporting documents have been received by the Admissions Office.

Should you in any way be prevented from uploading the required documents at this time, we kindly ask you to post or drop these documents off at our Admissions Office at your earliest convenience at one of the following addresses:

ISTwente Primary, Prinseschool:

ISTwente Secondary, Het Stedelijk Lyceum:

Johannes ter Horststraat 30

Tiemeister 20

7513 ZH Enschede, The Netherlands

7541 WG Enschede, The Netherlands


What happens after I submit my application?

After submitting your complete Application form, the school will confirm receipt of your application. A school visit, interview or spending a day at school are always possible after making the necessary arrangements. Admission to the school will be confirmed once it has been established by the Head of Admissions that the programme is appropriate for the students' needs and that a place is available. Final confirmation of placement will be sent to you within two weeks of the receipt of your application and required documentation.