Nexus International School ranked as the best IB school in Malaysia, offers boarding school for 10-18 year olds
Nexus International Malaysia is extremely proud to be ranked among the top 2% of IB Global Schools in the world and among the top 50 in Asia according to Education Advisers Ltd (see IB-Schools.com), cementing its position as the top IBDP school in Malaysia. . The International Baccalaureate Diploma Program (IBDP) is the fastest growing program in the world with more than 5,400 schools having adopted it to date.
Founded in 2008, Nexus International School has campuses in Malaysia and Singapore and is a member of the renowned Taylor’s Education Group. The Malaysia campus offers the IB Diploma Program as a pre-university qualification for its senior learners, the International Primary Program in Primary and the IGCSE Program in Secondary.
A close-knit boarding community
The school’s location in Putrajaya makes it ideal for a boarding school for 10-18 year olds with a green environment with wide open spaces and access to outdoor activities. It is also close to important areas of Klang Valley such as Bangsar, Mont Kiara, Petaling Jaya and KL city center.
Nexus Boarding House is a small, tight-knit community of no more than 108 boarders from various countries such as Malaysia, New Zealand, China, Australia, UK, Korea, India, Japan and the Bangladesh. Nexus Boarding provides learners with a supportive environment and a diverse program of activities, pastoral care and academic support. The boarding school has its own boarding director as well as a matron and stay-at-home parents who live on site in the boarding school to ensure the security and pastoral care of the boarders.
Onboarding experience at Nexus
A comprehensive education should include creative, physical, and values-based lessons. That’s why life experiences at Nexus Boarding House serve as a platform for personal growth and discovery for Nexus learners.
Each day is filled with activities to help a boarder naturally develop life skills such as independence, responsibility and teamwork as well as social and problem-solving skills. At the same time, boarders will continue to form lasting friendships with like-minded people, all in a safe and caring environment.
Resident experiences include:
• After school activities which include representing the school in sports, music or debates or participating in the boarding school council to organize boarding school specific events and activities.
• Study time every night that can be used for tutoring or self-study sessions.
• weekend activitys like bowling, sailing, cycling, go-karting and more.
• Community service activities organized every Sunday with recycling, gardening or volunteering activities in an orphanage.
• Recreational activities in the common area promoting camaraderie among peers like playing board games, table tennis and billiards, cooking, baking a cake for a friend’s birthday or helping another boarder with their homework
• Wellness activities such as yoga, meditation and coloring
• Routine activities like keeping their room tidy, studying, spending time without gadgets, etc.
Boarding fees cover accommodation in a single or shared room (subject to age and availability), breakfast, lunch and dinner, and a variety of facilities such as on-site laundry services , a well-equipped kitchenette, Internet access and 24-hour security. . In addition to this, boarders also have access to school facilities such as the swimming pool, gymnasium, sports hall, field, theatre, multi-purpose rooms and library.
Internship and IB Diploma Program (post-SPM/IGCSE)
Nexus onboarding is ideal for exam-year students, offering a good routine, a balanced lifestyle, peer-to-peer support and expert teacher mentorship after school hours (if needed).
Each year, the Nexus boarding school remains a popular option among our IBDP learners (Year 12 and 13) to excel in their studies. Many of Nexus’ top IBDP students are boarders, indicating a strong academic edge and a balanced boarding lifestyle.
For 3 consecutive years, the Nexus boarding school has produced four learners who achieved 45 points (perfect score) on their IBDP exam. A perfect score on the IBDP exams is an extraordinary achievement with a very low percentage of learners (usually less than 1% per year) achieving this feat worldwide.
Caryn Chan, who is one of the Perfect Scorers in 2021, recognizes that the secret to her success is the supportive, motivating and supportive school and boarding environment at Nexus. “The strong camaraderie between peers and teachers has been the mainstay of her IB experience at Nexus. There is always someone I can reach out to at the boarding house or just knocking on someone’s door , and it’s reassuring to know that you are not alone,” she said.Caryn Chan is currently studying IT at Singapore Management University under the Lee Kong Chian Scholarship.
Khoo Qi Xuan, another boarder who had a perfect score of 45 from 2019, was awarded the Karsh International Scholarship covering tuition and boarding to study economics at Duke University, USA. United, and is the first Malaysian to do so. Khoo continues to make a global impact through Technify, a project he leads as co-founder that connects tech talent from US colleges with NGOs in Southeast Asia to bridge the digital divide and help them with technology needs such as website and app development.
For a limited time only – RM50,000 off IBDP and boarding fees
To learn more about the boarding school and programs offered at Nexus, sign up for their Virtual Program Discussions with their leadership team Monday through Friday, May 23-27, at 4 p.m.
Enjoy RM 50K on tuition and boarding for Years 12 and 13 (2-year course) when you apply for our August 2022/23 admission. Take advantage of this limited time offer and join the best IB school in Malaysia!
For more information, log on to www.nexus.edu.my or contact their admissions team at [email protected] / 03-8889 3868 or Whatsapp +6017 606 6255 for more information.