The first full, not-for-profit IB World School in Bangkok, NIST was established in 1992 with the support of the United Nations. It now welcomes over 1,600 students representing more than 50 nationalities, and provides all three International Baccalaureate (IB) programmes: the PYP, MYP and DP. NIST is governed by the parent-elected NIST Foundation and is accredited through CIS and NEASC.
Through the IB and its own unique programmes, NIST aims to inspire, empower and enrich lives. In addition to a academic programme, the school offers an expansive World Languages Programme and more than 300 extra-curricular activities. With its graduates attending top universities around the globe and becoming community leaders, NIST is recognized as one of the world’s leading international schools.