Lemania College

Ecole Lemania was founded in 1908 by Dr Paul Du Pasquier and is now one of the major important private schools in the Canton of Vaud in Switzerland.

Ideally located in the centre of Lausanne, near the Swiss Alps, enjoying a calm, peaceful setting in lush surroundings, Ecole Lemania has over 100 years of expertise in the field of education. Today, as in 1908, Ecole Lemania offers all its pupils and students the best chances of success.

Our motivated teaching staff is strongly committed to our pupil’s success. Lemania offers its pupils all the benefits of a truly international environment. Around 1’000 pupils from 80 different nationalities enroll in its various programmes each year.

A flexible structure is in place to suit every need, in particular allowing pupils to change courses.

Pupils may attend supervised study periods at midday and/or the end of the day. They also have the option of having lunch in the boarding school dining room.

The Boarding School

Lemania College boarding house is open to boys and girls aged 15 and over. It offers an outstanding environment that perfectly complements the lessons taught at the school.
The boarding house also takes in students from other Lemania Group schools.

Our spacious, comfortable rooms offer stunning views across Lake Geneva, the Alps and the Jura Mountains. You can opt for a single or double room, standard or comfort, with or without weekends (depending on availability and length of stay). Bedding and towels are provided, rooms are cleaned daily, and a laundry and ironing service is also included.

The programmes offered

  • 10th grade-IB preparatory class (programme in English)
  • International Baccalaureate, IB Diploma (programme in English)
  • French Baccalauréat and Swiss Maturité (programme in French)
  • Summer Camp (programmes in English or French and IELTS programme)
  • Intensive Language Courses (programmes in English or French)
  • Business studies

Ecole Lemania provides a genuine Swiss education experience to high school students from around the world. We are devoted to offering outstanding teaching performance, culminating in an in-depth learning experience that will last a lifetime.

Today, Ecole Lemania is one of the leaders in Swiss and International education and sets the benchmark for innovation in education.

General Information
Year FoundedFounded in 1908
Type of the SchoolCo-Ed
Location of the SchoolLausanne, Switzerand
School Area1000m2
Programs of study
Academic ProgramsIB Diploma, language courses, summer camp, French baccalauréat, Swiss maturité.
Extra CurricularSki, fitness, swimming pool, Tennis, music, football, borse ridding, lake activities, museums, excursions etc.
Boarding Tuitions
(Per Academic Year)

63,340–119,950 CHF (2017-2018)

Boarding Tuitions Fees includeTuition School fees and full examination fees.
Boarding house : accommodation
3 meals a day and a snack
Activities during the weekend: skis, excursions, museums, sports, games, cultures.
Sports, tennis, squash, fitness club, swimming pool, etc. in a private gym room.
Rooms cleaned every day
Laundry service: clothes washed and ironed. Linen and towel service
Unlimited Internet Wi-Fi
Supervised homework and educational coaching
Visa fees on the Swiss side
Local taxes
Boarding Tuitions Fees does not include

Extra private courses, extra activities, extra options, transfer from airport, insurance.

Teaching Environment
Total number of students(Day & Boarding) 1000
Total number of Boarding Students40
How many different nationalities80
Teacher-Student Ratio1:5
Language courses offeredEnglish, French
Main Language of instructionEnglish, French
Age of entry to school10
Age of entry to Boarding houses15
Grades offered by schoolIB Diploma, IELTS, TOFEL, Swiss maturité, French Baccalauréat.
Full BoardingYes
Day studentsYes
English language Requirements
Minimum Score in IELTS/TOEFL6
If the student doesn’t have IELTS/TOEFLYes can participate in internal English Language Test
English Language Preparatory CoursesYes
Accommodations & Foods
Type of Rooms availableSingle / Double
Foods Extra OptionsVegetarian, Halal Foods
Achievements & Accreditations
Accredited and Member ofIbo.org, school impulse, private school register, eduqua
Honors and PrizesThe Nobel Prize in Chemistry 2017, Jacques Dubochet
Sport Championships