Registration at the CJD International School Braunschweig/Wolfsburg

Bringing the world home!

Anne Köneke - Head of School
International School - Braunschweig Wolfsburg

The International School Braunschweig – Wolfsburg is a Cambridge certified private school, offering excellent education in a friendly and motivational learning environment to children aged 4 to 18+. We benefit from being one of the departments within CJD Braunschweig, which has been a leading and certified centre for the empowerment of talented and gifted children since 1977. The CJD is one of Germany’s largest social and educational organisations. Every year, it gives 155,000 young people and adults guidance and opportunities for the future. 9,500 full-time employees and numerous volunteers at over 150 locations provide help, support and education/training. This work is based on the Christian conception of what it means to be human, with the vision: “Let no one fall by the wayside!” Our students come from over 20 different countries, creating a multicultural environment in which to learn more about the world and cultures within it.

Create a bilingual educational environment perfectly tailored to your child

A different approach to education in an international community

English Education and Supportive Environment

We offer a unique approach to bilingual education that is tailored to each individual student and their family. Our bilingual education program is designed to help students grow, learn, and develop their multilingual abilities. We provide a supportive environment, with small group sizes, full-day supervision, and access to a variety of subjects. Our team of teachers, professional educators and supportive staff are here to to support.

International Community and Connections

We strive to create an international learning community here at our school. Through our PTA (Parent Teacher Association) and international community, we provide students and families with support, counseling, and opportunities to work together. We encourage our students to think critically and explore the world around them with an open mind. Our school uniform helps to create an environment of unity and empathy. 

Successful Graduations

Our graduates have gone on to achieve success in the IB and IGCSE grades. We are proud of their accomplishments and are committed to helping our students reach their full potential. Our curriculum focuses on teaching intercultural skills and consideration, multiculturalism, and personal and individual integration. This helps students to be successful and prepared for life beyond the classroom.

Characteristics of our school

Bilingual Education Program

Our school offers a multilingual education system that focuses on the needs and challenges of students and parents.

Academic Diversity 

We offer a variety of subjects and programs, including the International Baccalaureate (IB) with subjects such as Economics, Psychology and Business Management.


In addition to educational staff who supervise students through the 5th or 10th year, we also offer individual assistance and counseling for students and parents.

Advantages for our students

Successful graduation rates

Our IB Diploma program has a high graduation rate, giving students the opportunity to earn the IB Diploma Ir IB cerificates in certain subjects.

Multicultural integration

We provide an environment that adapts to the needs of students and parents from different cultures and promotes intercultural competencies and consideration.

A motivating and encouraging learning environment

Our school emphasizes an internationally oriented approach to learning that encourages students to develop their potential and expand their knowledge.

Living area/boarding school
Kitchen at boarding house
Dining room
Pupils selling cake at a schools event
Classroom with digital board
Outdoor area of the KiTa St. Leonhard International
Students at IB ceremony
Students in Physics class
Ballet performance
Morning routine at the international kindergarden
Group of girls of different nationalities
Girls dressed up at school event
Soccer team
Pupils during canoe activities
Dance group at Musische Akademie

Explore Brunswick as your new home

Welcome to Braunschweig, a charming city steeped in history and culture in the heart of Lower Saxony, Germany. As a new resident, you will find that this city embodies a unique blend of tradition and modernity, with a strong focus on community, sustainability and innovation.

7 good reasons that make Braunschweig attractive

1. Rich History

Braunschweig has a long and storied past, dating back to the early medieval ages. As you explore the city, you'll come across historical landmarks such as the iconic Burgplatz, with its medieval architecture, the magnificent Brunswick Cathedral, and the famous Rizzi House. The city values its heritage and strives to preserve and celebrate its history through various events and festivals.

2. Education and Research

Braunschweig is home to the renowned Technische Universität Braunschweig, the oldest technical university in Germany, as well as other research institutions. The city fosters a strong academic atmosphere, encouraging innovation and collaboration across various disciplines.

3. Sustainability

Braunschweig is committed to creating a sustainable and eco-friendly environment for its residents. The city promotes green initiatives such as bike-friendly streets, accessible public transportation, and parks and green spaces like the beautiful Bürgerpark, providing a healthy and sustainable lifestyle.

4. Cultural Diversity

As a new resident, you'll be welcomed into a multicultural community that embraces people from various backgrounds. The city hosts events like the Braunschweig International Film Festival and the Magnifest, which showcase diverse cultures and artistic expressions. The city is home to numerous international restaurants, offering a wide range of cuisines from around the world, reflecting the inclusive and diverse nature of Braunschweig's population.

5. Vibrant Arts Scene

Braunschweig boasts a thriving arts scene, with a variety of galleries, museums, and theaters. The Herzog Anton Ulrich Museum, one of the oldest museums in Europe, houses a vast collection of European art, while the Staatstheater Braunschweig offers an extensive program of performances, including opera, ballet, and drama.

6. Economic Opportunities

The city is a hub for various industries, including automotive, aerospace, and information technology. With leading global companies like Volkswagen and Siemens having a strong presence in the region, Braunschweig offers a range of job opportunities for skilled professionals.

7. Sports and Recreation

Braunschweig provides ample opportunities for sports enthusiasts, with various sports clubs and recreational facilities. From enjoying a football match at the Eintracht-Stadion to exploring the city's numerous parks and green spaces, there's always something to do to stay active and engaged.

In summary, Braunschweig is a welcoming city that values its rich history, embraces cultural diversity, and fosters a strong sense of community. As a new resident, you'll find ample opportunities for personal and professional growth, as well as numerous recreational activities to enjoy. With a focus on sustainability, innovation, and a vibrant arts and cultural scene, Braunschweig is a wonderful place to call home. So, immerse yourself in the local culture, build connections with your neighbors, and embrace the unique charm of this historic city.

Welcome to your new home in Braunschweig!

Personal consultation appointment

The decision for an independent school is connected with questions. It should offer good arguments for you as well as for your child. We will be happy to answer all your questions and also consider your child's needs. Take advantage of our non-binding offer and request a personal consultation via the contact form.