The Brillantmont Winter Course is for students looking to have a short stay, international learning experience, including French.
It is ideally suited to students in countries which enjoy long holidays from January - what better way to make good use of the vacation!
You'll follow regular classes with the other students, taking French and other High School subjects too. You'll be fully integrated into boarding school life and can experience living with students from many different countries.
Aside from the academic programme, Winter Course students participate in clubs and school activities and enjoy the ski / winter sports programme, with skiing every weekend and sledging.
Why not stay for an extra week of excursions to discover the local area and join our amazing ski week?
Join a Winter Adventure in Switzerland!
A unique boarding school programme for boys and girls aged 13-16
International students from 30 different countries
The high school programme is taught in English and includes French classes, a variety of sports, the possibility to join school clubs
Students put their language skills to good use in the local area, which is French-speaking
Ski trip every weekend to a well known Swiss ski resort
Programme during the school day
Intensive French class (8-10 periods per week)
Humanities class (History or Geography)
Art / photography class
Swiss Discovery class
2 x weekly excursions to discover the local area
Programme after class
Join any school club - sporting, cultural, artistic
Participate in school events - international evenings,
House events, cultural trips
Programme during the weekend
Full day ski trip every Sunday to a leading Swiss resort
Day trip to Geneva, day trip to Berne
|Dates||Saturday 9th January to Saturday 13th February 2021|
|Activities||Courses, Winter Sports, Excursions|
|Languages||French or English|
|Age Group||10 to 17 years old|
The Brillantmont Winter Course students live and study alongside those school year students, making friendships which last a lifetime.
Winter Course students live on the Brillantmont campus, which is in the heart of Lausanne, a dynamic, lively city, well known for being the Olympic Capital. Lausanne is on the lakeside, overlooking the Alps and has many cinemas, excellent sports facilities, theatres, shops and cafes, which appeal to the students.
Absolutely everything included - registration fee, all
activities, ski gear, health insurance, food and board,
all classes and clubs, airport transfers (Geneva)