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Humanitarian, Inclusivity & Equity

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Humanitarian, Inclusivity & Equity


Children of the Forest

We work closely with with the local organization, Children of the Forest, in supporting their meaningful work on the ground. We aim to raise awareness for the challenges that stateless communities face, and host events towards more learning.



We aim to encourage equity amongst the NIST Community, while combating negative connotations in regards to Feminism, gender roles and stereotypes. We work with Baan Unrak and sell butterfly peas/granola supporting the families in Northern Thailand.


Free to Be

We aim to raise awareness on discrimination and mistreatment of the LGBTQI+ community, especially within NIST, as well as to create a safe space for those who identify as part of the LGBTQI+ community.

Service Learning at NIST-Friends ‘N’ NIST

Friends ‘N’ NIST

Friends ‘N’ NIST works closely with Friends Thailand towards their many local projects and work in empowering families towards stable income, protecting children in more volunerable communities, and off the streets of Bangkok.

Service Learning at NIST-GirlHood


We aim to advocate for the issues that impact lives of girls locally and globally, and work on projects supporing empowerment and wellbeing through partnerships with Lotus Education Fund and Nightlight.

Service Learning at NIST-Helping Hearts

Helping Hearts

We aim to work closely with our community partner, Concordia Welfare Education Foundation of Thailand – a daycare in the urban slum area, in learning and carrying out meaningful events throughout the school year.

Service Learning at NIST-Juno


We aim to provide learning on periods and feminie health for young women and men, advocate for the importance of sustinable period products, and provide these sustinable options to NIST and greater communities in partnership with local organizations.

Service Learning at NIST-Operation Smile NIST

Operation Smile NIST

Operation Smile NIST works alongside Operation Smile Thailand, sharing the aim of working towards a world where no child suffers from lack of access to safe surgery. We carried out different events throughout the year advocating for the cause.

Service Learning at NIST-PhuLiPhay


PhuLiPhay’s aim is to advocate and support urban refugees and displaced families in Bangkok. We work with local partners, and carry out learning together with school/BKK community towards positive impact.

Service Learning at NIST-Unlearn


We aim to explore and provide learning opportunities in the international school community on how we connect to inequility, what roles do we play, and what actions can we take in these movements.

Our Aspiration, NIST International School in Bangkok

Our Aspiration

We strive to expand traditional models of education, to foster principled, good people who will flourish throughout their lives and in turn make a positive impact in the world.

Welcome to NIST International School

As the first and only full, not-for-profit International Baccalaureate (IB) international school in Bangkok, we inspire and empower individual excellence, and enrich lives.
Welcome to NIST International School in Bangkok, Thailand

Book a School Tour

We encourage all families to make an appointment to tour the school. Your visit will offer you a unique view into our community and allow us to provide more in-depth information in order to help you make the best educational decision for your family.

Joining the NIST Community

Selecting a school can be a difficult decision for families, and we hope to work with you to help you make the right choice. We encourage you to reach out to us with any questions you may have.

The IB Mission at NIST Internation School in Bangkok

The IB Mission

The International Baccalaureate does not represent only a curriculum, but also a mission to transform the world through education by fostering thoughtful, principled learners.

An Education that Inspires & Enriches

Though we have cultivated a reputation for excellence in academics, we believe education is inextricably tied to wellbeing, character and action. Through learning comes joy.

A Lasting Impact, Service Learning at NIST International School in Bangkok

A Lasting Impact

Many of our alumni go on to work for NGOs and non-profits, become activists and reformers, and even create their own social enterprises.

Transforming Lives through Service

We believe service must be woven into the fabric of our learning, not as single projects or donations, but rather as the core means through which we translate learning into sustained action.
The NIST Falcons

The NIST Falcons

Our Falcons athletes participate in over a dozen competitive sports, from basketball and volleyball to gymnastics and fencing, with other schools around Bangkok and Southeast Asia.

Opportunities beyond the Classroom

We grow when pushed beyond our perceived limits. The NIST Activities Programme offers students the opportunity to challenge themselves through more than 300 activities, including sports, the arts, technology and more.

We believe in the power of education

International & Inclusive

As one of the most diverse international schools in Thailand, we seek to be inclusive and value difference as a catalyst for individual and collective growth.

A Vibrant Community Built on Shared Values

"Respectful, healthy, ethical relationships and interactions create a true sense of community at NIST."
(2018 NEASC Accreditation Report)

Contact NIST International School in Bangkok

Our Campus

Nestled in Bangkok's central business district, the NIST campus sits in close proximity to Asok BTS Station, and Sukhumvit and Petchaburi MRT Stations.

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We welcome all inquiries, whether you wish to enroll your child at NIST, apply for a position or partner with us.

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