The International School Of Penang (Uplands) is a non-profit, co-educational Primary and Secondary School (Year 1 to Year 13) with boarding facilities, open to children aged 5 - 18 years old. It is one of the leading International Schools in Malaysia, offering the IB PYP, IB Diploma and IGCSE qualifications.
Since being established in 1955 at the top of Penang Hill and now established in a modern campus in Batu Feringgi, Uplands has strived to embody a caring community; a School where both international and Malaysian students are happy to learn.
Our motto: Respect for Self. Respect for Others.
Students receive a wealth of quality education from an international teaching faculty as well as a range of sporting and extra curricular activities cultivating teamwork, self confidence and all-roundedness. Year upon year Uplands students have attained academic results that are consistently higher than global averages, with some achieving perfect scores in the IB Diploma preuniversity course, and receiving prestigious university scholarships. Uplands is an IB World School, a center for the University of Cambridge International Examinations and also an EDEXCEL Approved Center.
The International School of Penang (Uplands) is situated on Jalan Sungai Satu off the main Batu Feringgi road. Turn left at the traffic lights immediately before the Holiday Inn resort. The School is situated on the right 300 metres along Jalan Sungai Satu. Please click on this website link for a map: http://www.uplands.org/UPLANDS/Location
Malaysian citizens receiving their SPM results in March 2014 are invited to apply for the Uplands Sixth-Form International Education Scholarship, tenable for up to two years beginning in August of the calendar year 2014. These scholarships support pre-university study under the International Baccalaureate Diploma. The scholarship value will vary between 25% and 50% of basic school fees; however 100% scholarships maybe available for outstanding students. Only students who achieve a minimum of 8 A+ grades are eligible to apply.