Admissions to
The British School of Lomé
We look forward to welcoming you to The British School of Lomé community!

Our school community is warm and welcoming and for 30 years we have been guiding students to achieve academic and personal excellence. At BSL, we know that choosing a school for your child is a big decision and our Admissions office is here to support you in the process. We will gladly answer any questions and are eager to share what The British School of Lomé education can do for your child.
General Admissions Information

The British School of Lomé is an international and co-educational school that offers the highest standard of education within a diverse and multicultural community. We are both a day and boarding school which operates on an inclusive platform welcoming students without regard to gender, race, religion or culture. Our educational programme from Crèche through to year 9 is based on the Cambridge International Curriculum for core subjects and the English National Curriculum for all other subjects. Students undertake the Cambridge IGCSE Examination programme in years 10 & 11 and progress to the International Baccalaureate Diploma in years 12 & 13. We offer continual enrolment; accepting applications throughout the year to accommodate our international students. We have several brochures to help give you more insight into The British School of Lomé.

BSL Brochure
English version School Prospectus
BSL Prospectus
French version School Prospectus
School Fees
For current fee information send an e-mail to our Admission office at

Student Placement
The British School of Lomé will determine the proper placement for new students. Ordinarily, students are placed in the year group which follows next in sequence from their previous schooling; however students will complete a placement test or assessment as part of the admissions process. To see where your child fits into the British Education System download our Year Group Comparision. (download)

Application Process
We encourage you to visit us so that you can tour our campus, speak with us in person and get a first-hand look at all that BSL has to offer. Due to our truly international nature we know that sometimes a campus visit isn't possible. Contact us by phone or e-mail to inform us of your child's age and current schooling and to ask any initial questions that you may have.

To apply for a place at The British School of Lomé, we require the following documentation to be completed and returned to the Admissions office. Please download the following forms and complete:
Admissions Handbook
Admissions Handbook
New student enrolment form
New student enrolment form
Student medical form
New student medical form
Confidential reference form
Confidential reference form
The British Education SystemThe British Education System Parent handbook
Parent handbook
  BSL School Fees 2018-2019
      BSL School Fees 2018-2019
  BSL School Calendar 2018 - 2019
      BSL School Calendar 2018 - 2019

We also require the following documents:

Copy of birth Certificate
Copy of Vaccination Certificate
Last two school reports

Entrance Examinations for Secondary Students

All students joining our secondary programme take entrance examinations in the subjects of English, Science and Mathematics.
Students applying for entry into the IB Diploma Programme who have taken the IGCSE should submit their results as we may be able to wave our entrance exams. For more information about scheduling an exam contact our Admissions office at .

Application for Crèche

There is a separate application form for our Crèche programme. Crèche is available for children 18 months to 3 years. For details on our Crèche programme see the leaflet.

Admission to The British School of Lomé

The admissions office and senior academic staff review completed applications. Testing and other appropriate means may be used to ensure all students are able to access the curriculum and settle in happily with us. Once the review has been completed you will be informed of your child’s acceptance status.

Contact Us:
Admissions Office
The British School of Lomé
02 BP 20050, Lomé 02, Togo.
Tel.: (+228)22 26 46 06


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