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Nikita Parmar

Updated on 08th August, 2023 , 4 min read

Most Expensive Schools in India

Education in India

Schools in India have been delivering top-notch instruction and forming young minds to grow intellectually, socially, and as global citizens. Every parent wants to provide their children with the greatest education possible, but as competition grows, it is getting increasingly difficult to choose the right school for your child. Some of the schools, however, are so pricey that it would be difficult for the average individual to enrol their child there. However, these institutions are regarded as the best in the nation and offer a wide range of amenities. 

Most Expensive School in India

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List of Top 10 Expensive Schools in India

A small number of universities additionally employ foreign curriculum in addition to the mentioned, such as the so-called Senior Cambridge. Students may also get the opportunity to take the ICSE examinations at certain of these schools. These kinds of residential schools are often quite expensive, yet some Indians who work abroad send their children there. Other premium schools, like the Doon School in Dehradun, only admit a small number of pupils and charge expensive tuition.

The following table shows the list of top 10 most expensive schools in India-

Name & Location of the College


Notable Alumni

Fees (INR)



The Doon School, Dehradun

It is one of the best and most costly institutions in the whole nation. Publications like BBC, The New York Times, Times of India, and others have named it among the greatest schools. 

This institution offers education of the highest caliber. Every boy who enters our institution will leave as a wonderful gentleman.

Abhinav Bindra

Amitav Ghosh

Chandrachur Singh

Kamal Nath.

Ali Fazal

The annual school cost is INR 10,25,000, and termly expenses are roughly INR 25,000.




The Scindia School, Gwalior


There is a CBSE-affiliated school called Scindia School. The Scindia School is also known as "The Sardar School." The school has a vantage point over the city and hills from its perch atop the magnificent Gwalior Fort. 

Every year between January and February, this exam is administered. 

Salman Khan

Arbaaz Khan

Anurag Kashyap

Mukesh Ambani

Nitin Mukesh

Ameen Sayani

Vikas Kalantri



The annual school cost is INR 12,00,000



The Mayo College, Ajmer

The all-boys Mayo College in Ajmer, Rajasthan, was established to give a modern education to the Indian nobility, which was steeped in Indian culture. The curriculum at Mayo College includes technical and technological proficiency, academic excellence, sports, fine arts, music, and theatre. 

Tinnu Anand

Sultan of Oman

Vivek Oberoi

Indra Sinha

Ameen Sayani

The annual school cost is INR 6,50,000 and for NRIs is INR 13,00,000.


Ecole Mondiale World School 

The first-best IB school recognised nationwide, Ecole Mondiale World School in Mumbai, Maharashtra, provides pupils with the greatest and most contemporary facilities.

The school uses Cambridge International Examinations to administer the International General Certificate of Secondary Education (IGCSE) in the 10th grade.

Akshat Rajan 

Jhanvi Shah

Aarav Bhatia

Nysaa Devgn

The annual school cost is INR 9,90,000 while senior section fees costs INR 10,90,000.


Welham Boys School, Dehradun


It is one of the most prestigious and costly colleges. prestigious residential school situated in Dehradun, Uttarakhand, the nation's educational centre. It is situated on 30 acres of land and is connected to the CBSE Board.  

Rajiv Gandhi

Naveen Patnaik

Sanjay Gandhi

Zayed Khan.

The annual school cost is INR 5,70,000. 



Woodstock School, Mussoorie


The Woodstock School is a well-known coed residential school that is situated in Mussoorie. This is the first institution to get formal recognition as an IB World School with full Middle Years Program (MYP) and Diploma Program authorisation from the Middle States Association in 1960. (DP). 

Stephen Alter

Frederick S. Downs JR

Jeet Singh

James Taylor

Philip Devol

Tom Alter

The cost of tuition ranges from INR 16,00,000 for grades 6 through 10, to INR 17,65,000 for grades 10 through 12.


Good Shepherd International School, Ooty


The full-time residential Good Shepherd International School was established in 1977 in Ooty, Nilgiris, Tamil Nadu, India. It is well-known for its educational practices and holds the top spot in the Education World India School Ranking.

Sumesh Lekhi

P Jayasanker


Malavika Vasishta

Krishna Kishore 

Mako Ravindran

The Good Shepherd International School's tuition ranges from INR 6.10 to 15 lakh.



Stonehill International School, Bangalore

On the route to Kempegowda International Airport in Bangalore, Stonehill International School is situated on a 34-acre property. Within the Embassy Group, the Stonehill Education Foundation runs the school. The Council of International Schools and the New England Association of Schools and Colleges both accredit this institution.

Alaina Madaya

Aleyna Lumsden

Matilde Foroni

Sachin Ramamoorthy

Terence De Meza

The annual tuition at Stonehill International School for international students is INR 9,00,000.




Birla Public School, Pilani



Birla Public School is popularly known as Vidya Niketan and there are three divisions of the School i.e., The Junior Section, Middle Section, and Senior Section which was established in 1944.


Vivek Chand Sehgal

Vinod Rai

General V K Singh (Retd.)

The annual fees of this school is INR 2,89,200 for classes 3 through 10, and INR 3,19,200 for classes 10 through 12.


Bishop Cotton School, Shimla


One of the first residential schools for boys in Asia, and established in 1859. Famous authors 

Ruskin Bond

Minister Vibhudra Singh, Kumar Gaurav 

Jeev Milkha Singh

Lalit Modi 

The cost is between INR 4,10,000 and INR 4,80,000.

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