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Sustainable & Resilient Communities

Service Learning at NIST-Baan Dek@NIST

Baan Dek @NIST

We work in partnership with the Baan Dek Foundation with aims to support greater access to education, healthcare and a safe environment for children and women living in construction sites around Bangkok.

Service Learning at NIST-Chadam Tea

Chadam Tea

Chadam Tea strives to promote the sale of Fair Trade Tea in an effort to support tea farmers in Northern Thailand towards sustainable partnership and community wellbeing.

Service Learning at NIST-Chocofarm


Chocofarm is a social enterprise that sells chocolate-related products in collaboration with farming families in the southern province of Chumphon, Thailand through fair prices and direct trade. 



CURED aims to reduce e-waste in the school community by collecting, repairing, reusing, recycling, upcycling, and repurposing our digital debris, so they do not head directly into landfills.



FairNIST is non-profit social enterprise that works in the spirit of fair trade to support local communities and farmers in Chiang Mai. We aim to learn together with coffee farmers through trainings, research and development. 


NIST Kids Catering

NIST Kids Catering is a group of students utilising positive team spirit and passion for cooking to cater for and sell food at school events, in order to increase the nutritional value of students’ school meals in northern Thailand.

NIST Rooftop Garden

We aim to advocate for locally produced, chemical free, ethical and organically grown fruits, vegetables and herbs in building and caring for the farm-garden on the rooftop of campus. 

NIST Tech-Service Learning at NIST


NIST Tech is a student-led group supporting NISTies to improve their technological skills in order to use technology to the fullest extent in this increasingly connected society.


We aim to support local rice farmers/ our community partner in Roi Et. This small business can empower farmers to reinvest their profits into improving their agricultural practices and we use the profits to support the community school. 

Service Learning at NIST-SecondChance@NIST


We aim to support the Klong Toey community in partnership with Second Chance Bangkok towards expanding their meaningful work, selling and advocating for their beautiful upcycled products at NIST.

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

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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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