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COBIS Student Competitions, Awards and Activities


COBIS runs a programme of inter-school competitions throughout the academic year. COBIS schools are invited to participate in a range of activities covering sport, science, poetry and academic achievement. Click here for more details.

35th COBIS Annual Conference

London, UK – 7-9 May 2016

The COBIS Annual Conference, sponsored by BridgeU, attracts Principals, Heads, Governors and Senior Managers from British International Schools worldwide plus colleagues who are interested in learning more about the diverse and growing International Schools sector. In addition, the Conference experience is enhanced by the participation of exhibitors, inspectorates and representatives from UK and overseas Ministries of Education. The theme of this year's conference is Authentic Leadership: Inspirational Stories for Learning in British Schools Overseas.

Please click here for more information and to book your place.

COBIS Figures

  • 253 Schools

  • 74 Countries

  • 135,000 Pupils*

  • 15,000 Teachers*

  • 160 Supporting Members

* Statistics courtesy of our colleagues at the International School Consultancy (ISC)


COBIS Annual Conference 2015 - Student Film

Forthcoming Events

COBIS offers a range of global CPD events for Teachers, Senior Leaders, Middle Leaders, Support Staff, Governors, Marketing, Development and Admissions Staff, Bursars, Business Managers and HR Staff.

View all forthcoming CPD events and conferences

For further information about these and other COBIS Conferences and Courses please see 'Forthcoming Events' or contact a member of the COBIS Team.

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Tel: +44 20 3826 7190

COBIS CEO - Colin Bell




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