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A welcoming, caring, and encouraging community where excellent teachers tailor each child's learning experience to ensure their success.

A supportive learning community

We offer a fully international curriculum which meets global standards and prepares students for 21st century challenges and opportunities.

Early Years

Ages 3 - 6

Primary School


Ages 6 - 11

Middle Years


Ages 11 - 14

Lower Secondary School


Ages 14 - 16

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Welcome to Birralee!

Birralee International School Trondheim provides an English-speaking education for children aged 3-16 living in Trondheim, central Norway.

The Australian founder gave the school the name ‘Birralee’ meaning a ‘safe place for children’ – we provide a stimulating and secure learning environment in which we value each child as an individual.​

Beyond the academic challenge, students who join the school will find a friendly and welcoming school environment, allowing them to thrive and succeed.

300 students, 50 nationalities, 50 staff,

One Community.

Mrs Elin J. Hitchman
Principal, Birralee International School Trondheim

Cambridge International School

We offer an English medium curriculum which is motivating and challenging. Being approved by the Education Directorate in Norway, as well as having international recognition, our curriculum offers students the opportunity to experience an international education in a local context.

A Cambridge Education prepares students for life, helping them develop an informed curiosity and a lasting passion for learning.


Cambridge students develop the skills they need to achieve at school, university and work.It is taken in over 140 countries and in more than 4500 schools around the world.

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Join our international school community

We are delighted that you are considering Birralee International school Trondheim for your child's education. Our admission team will be happy to meet with you and guide you through our application process.

We admit children from both Norway and abroad. The school is open to all children who fulfil the criteria to be enrolled in Norwegian Public schools.

Thanks to state support, we are able to offer reduced school fees to our parents. The annual fees for 2023-2024 are set to 26.920 - 35.939 Nkr per year. Approximately, 2.290 - 3.000 EUR per year. 

We encourage parents to get in touch with us as soon as you know that you might be moving to Trondheim. 

We are happy to organise a tour for you and your child of the school. For families who are still abroad, we can organise a digital meeting to answer any questions you may have.

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Contact us

To request more information or to schedule a visit:

Please contact the School Office

For all inquiries, please call our School Office between 8.30 - 15:30: 

+47 73 87 02 60

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Bispegata 9c

7012 Trondheim 


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Providing excellent international education since 1973
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