Study Away in Hoi An

Hoi An International School invites secondary-level students to live and study in Hoi An to develop a strong foundation and preparedness for their university education. HAIS’ boarding programme offers students the opportunity to study an international curriculum, in a unique setting. Living in Hoi An provides exposure to the UNESCO World Heritage Site of Hoi An Ancient Town, stunning, tropical beaches, and a safe and friendly culture. Studying at HAIS allows students to receive a high-quality education while immersing themselves in a healthy and diverse environment. Hoi An is a great place to both live and study.

4 Reasons Why Students Should Study Away in Hoi An


1. Peaceful Environment

Hoi An is well-known for its both social and natural beauty. The town, a UNESCO Heritage site, is one of the most popular tourist destinations in Vietnam. Lovely beaches are just within five kilometres distance from the city centre, and the residents value a healthy lifestyle of enjoying the outdoors. Although it is a small city, Hoi An is very international and diverse and is welcoming to all people and cultures.

2. International Education

Our secondary students follow the Cambridge Assessment International Education curriculum, which is widely accepted by universities and colleges in over 160 countries. Both the lower secondary and upper secondary curriculum provides a broad and balanced study across a wide range of subjects, using learner-centred and inquiry-based approaches to learning. In addition, HAIS offers a large quantity of diverse before-school and after-school activities. 

3. Boarding Programme

Our HAIS boarding house allows students to develop their independence, social skills, and maturity in a supportive environment, under an experience Boarding Master. The boarding house is safe, secure, and comfortable, having been designed for students, by students.  

4. Affordable Cost

With community-oriented values, and a non-profit mindset, HAIS keeps our tuition fees affordable, and provides many financial support options.

#1. Peaceful Environment

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Hoi An Lifestyle

Living in Hoi An provides a safe, healthy, social, convenient, and affordable lifestyle. With it’s clean air, bicycle-friendly roads, and a community culture for fitness, living in Hoi An fosters a healthy lifestyle. With many events, activities, and friendly residents, Hoi An is a fun and supportive environment where it is easy to make friends. Being so close to Da Nang offers access to major shopping malls, more specialised medical care, and an international airport.


Hoi An Town

Hoi An is famous for its historic sites, including the Hoi An Ancient Town. Hoi An Ancient Town, or just ‘Old Town’, reflects a fusion of indigenous and foreign cultures. Spending time in Old Town offers the opportunities to dine on delicious international cuisines, witness miraculous performing arts, and the privilege of Hoi An’s hand-made craft scene which is known for its quality tailor-work and leather-work.


Hoi An's Surrounding Beauty

Hoi An has so much to offer and keeps its residents comfortably happy. With nearly 30 kilometres of pristine beaches, the locals enjoy regular beach trips. However, if one is in need of adventure, they will find it close! In addition to the many adventure sports found in Hoi An (such as kayaking, surfing, and kiteboarding), there are plenty of surrounding attractions.

#2. International Education

The combination of our highly talented students, supportive and engaging parents, collaborative team of dedicated teachers and staff, and our visionary leadership all equal a recipe and a successful for a strong community. We hold many events and activities throughout the year that bring our community together and promote cultural differences. 

#3. Boarding Program

Boarding schools offer a variety of benefits to students. By living in a boarding house, students will learn to live independently, manage their own time and schedules, as well as develop vital home-economic skills such as laundry, home-maintenance, and cooking on their own (all of course under the guidance of our experienced, international Boarding Master). Our boarding house not only allows students to develop independence and maturity within a supportive environment, but it is also a unique and beautiful space that secondary students designed themselves.

Social Skills Cultivation

Living together in the HAIS Boarding House, our students will form a tight-knit community whereby they support, collaborate, and learn together. These experiences will help students to make wonderful memories and create friendships that will last a lifetime.

Firm Preparation for University Boarding

Our boarding prepares students by introducing them to a similar university boarding environment, but with structured rules as well as the guidance and oversight of an international boarding master.

Opportunities to Grow and Mature

Students at HAIS are encouraged to explore as they learn, make friends, take responsibility, and experience a new sense of independence.

Modern Facilities with Modern and Vibrant Decor

The HAIS Boarding House has two separate areas for boys and girls. Its facilities include a dining area, lounge/break areas, a billiards table, green gardens, and a beautiful rice field view from a swimming pool.

Under the Supervision of an International Boarding Master

Our Boarding Master will not only support students learning after class but also ensure their physical and emotional well-being.

#4. Affordable tuition

School Fee

Tuition fee
For Secondary: 345,000,000 VND/Year
For IGCSE: 395,000,000 VND/Year
– 1 set of PE uniform
– Student insurance

Enhancement fee
20,000,000 VND/Year

Application fee
3,800,000 VND/Year
including entry test

Lunch fee
12,000,000 VND /Year
– Including morning
– Including juice 

Boarding Service Fees

Weekly Boarding fee (Mon – Fri) 
120,000,000 VND /Year

Full Boarding fee (Mon – Sun)
150,000,000 VND/Year
– Utility fees, laundry, bus to and from school
– Boarding master to help student studying and living (academic & student well-being)
– Breakfast, dinner from Mon – Fri
– Breakfast, lunch, dinner Sat and Sun 

Special Offer

(School year 2021 - 2022)

Scholarship up to 100%

Tuition fee support up to 10%

Relocation Support

Student Visa Support

Boarding Progarmme enquiry


"Find Your Passion, Realize Your Dream"

Each child is naturally curious (about many things) and at HAIS we pride ourselves on helping them to find and comprehend this curiosity and then guide them in their own individual journeys of growth and self-discovery and toward realising ‘their dreams’.

Each child is unique and as such their unique interests should be at the centre of their learning. HAIS is in the enviable position of being small enough to be able to truly focus on each individual student so that they can ‘Find (their) Passion and Realise (their) Dreams’.


HAIS is focussed on the academic and personal growth of each child. Through our unique learning environment, we strive to spark the curiosity in all our students so they may find their passion and realise their dreams.


To nurture and meet the individual needs of our students in a supportive, community-minded and responsible environment. Through the provision of well-rounded, high-quality education, HAIS is committed to cultivating creative opportunities and a range of age-appropriate activities so that our students develop as resilient, independent and life-long learners.

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At HAIS, we CREATE a great future for our students. We are a strong community of respectful, adaptable and values-driven  individuals who thrive in a team culture which is focused on an environmentally sustainable future.

Respect for all others
Excellence in education and ethics
Adaptability and resilience
Teamwork mentality
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