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MIS is an international school with an international curriculum. Therefor our school is open to students who fill certain criteria.

Admissions Criteria and School Fees

School fees for the 2024-2025 Academic Year:
PYP: 50,000 SEK per school year (25,000 per term)
MYP: 60,000 SEK per school year (30,000 per term)

School fees include all learning materials, daily lunch and snacks, and excursions.

After School Activities: Fritids
Families may register students up to age 12 to participate in Fritids, which is invoiced separately through Västerås Stad. You can find out more here.

Admissions Criteria
MISV is an international school with an international curriculum. Therefore our school is open to students who meet certain criteria. The student must meet at least one (1) of the following criteria.

  • Students of international families

    moving to Västerås from abroad, and staying here for a limited time.

  • Students of families moving to Västerås

    who have attended an English speaking International School abroad for a major part of their education and therefore have a reason to fulfill his/her education in an International School.

  • Students permanently living in Västerås

    who, in the near future, will continue their education in an International School abroad.

  • Students permanently living in Västerås, who have English as a mother tongue

    i.e. speak it, on a daily basis, with one or both guardians and who has sufficient knowledge of the English language to follow and participate in the teaching and learning.

Good to know:

Mälardalen International School (MISV) opened on January 12, 2022. For further information please contact

If there is a long waiting list we will prioritize according to the criteria for admission set by the Swedish Ministry of Education in the Education Act Chapter 24 §4:

1. Date of application.
2. Siblings to students already enrolled at MISV.
3. Students living in or moving to Västerås.

Note: According to the Swedish Educational Act, students with significant learning challenges are entitled to an education that meets their needs at a special school (anpassad grundskola). If you have questions about whether your child is eligible to attend MISV, please reach out to us.

Please note that if your situation changes from the admission requirements, or if you withhold or provide inaccurate information, your child may lose his/her place at MISV.

Admissions for PYP 1:
Please note that students enrolling in PYP 1 (ages 5-6) will participate in 3 trial days before admission is finalized.  During the trial days, teachers and staff will observe for the following indicators of school-readiness:

1. The student is able to use the toilet completely independently.
2. The student is able to participate in learning with the class.
3. The student is able to transition between learning environments with the class. This includes putting on and taking off shoes and outdoor clothes with minimal assistance.

Registration of Interest

Which Admission Criteria do you fulfill?

Information about your child (only to be completed if your child meets at least one of the criteria above)

First name & Last name*
Date of birth (Day / Month / Year)*
Mother tongue*
Proficiency in English*
Preferred start date (Day / Month / Year)*
What is the student's current or most recent school?*
What country is the school located in?*
What grade is the student currently or most recently enrolled in?*
How many years of schooling has the student completed? Please list years and grades.*
What curriculum(s)/school system(s) has your child experienced?*
We will be in touch soon to schedule an initial interview with a member of our Pedagogical Leadership Team. Would you prefer this meeting to be online or in person?*

Parent information

Parent / Guardian*
First name & Last name*
Telephone nr*

By expressing interest and thereby providing personal data to Mälardalen International School, you consent to the collection and processing of your personal data for the purpose of furthering the admission process and for eventual enrollment. Additionally, your data may be used to send customized information, such as news updates and event notifications, via email and text messages. Your data will be handled in compliance with the EU's General Data Protection Regulations (GDPR).

Thank you for your intrest! Your response has been recorded.
I will get back to you as soon as possible. Kind regards, Admissions officer
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