Kongsberg International School is open to everyone who fills the requirements to enter state schools in Norway. Admission for the new school year is confirmed in May each year. Students can also apply to join KIS at any point during the school year if places are available. If places are not available, your child's name can be placed on our waiting list to be considered for admission, according to our admission policy, when a place becomes available. Parents of wait-listed children should contact the school regularly to confirm their wish to have their child remain on the waiting list. For more information about our admissions process, please see the KIS Admissions Policy


Parents wishing to apply to KIS should first complete an application form, including a language profile. When a space is offered, parents must then to sign and return a contract in order to confirm a place. As the school uses electronic communcation, please make sure to enter a valid email address in the application form.

Online Application Form

Administration fee for admission (deducted on payment of first month’s school fees): 2,000 kr


Application to Preschool

Parents wishing to apply for a space in the Preschool need to visit the Kommune web page at before March 1. There you can find an online form to fill out – either under “oppvekst” or “24:7 selvbetjening”. This is the same form and process as for all “barnehager” (nurseries/kindergartens) in Kongsberg. For more information, please contact the Preschool: Phone: +47 41 44 74 17


Application to Diploma Programme

KIS does not offer the IB Diploma Programme at the moment. Please contact Kongsberg Videregående Skole for information regarding the IB DP in Kongsberg:

DP Coordinator: Kelvin Peters