Welcome to our school!

Welcome to MTK International School, Baku!  We currently provide an exceptional education to children aged 2 to 17, offering the full range of Preschool, Primary and Secondary education. Selecting a school for your child is an enormously important decision; we are thrilled that you are considering MTK International School and hope that the information provided on our website will assure you that we are an excellent choice for your son or daughter’s education.  

Our mission is to help every child fulfil his or her potential, to succeed in a fast-changing, exciting 21st century working environment and also to live a happy, fulfilled life as a part of the Baku and wider global community. Our school ensures that its students reach their full academic potential whilst also developing a broad range of skills, talents and abilities.

The curriculum paths offered by MTK International School

A defining strength of our school is its unique approach to the delivery of an authentic international education that strongly reflects our school’s pride in the history, language and culture of our location.

Accordingly, students and their families have the option of selecting:

For Preschool, ages 2 - 5 (two streams)

  • Bilingual English / Azerbaijani pre-school education
  • Bilingual English / Russian pre-school education

For Primary and Secondary School, ages 5 – 17 (three streams):

  • International education delivered in English (with a strong Azerbaijani component for host-country nationals)
  • Azerbaijani language education based on the local curriculum, with a minimum of eight lessons a week in English
  • Russian language education based on the local curriculum, with a minimum of eight lessons a week in English

International stream learners aged 16 - 18 will (from 2019 - 20) prepare for and sit their A-levels examinations, preparing them for entry in to some of the world’s leading international universities; these examinations will be offered in addition to the Grade 9 and 11 examinations administered within our local curriculum streams.

For further details on our curricula, please see our Curriculum page.

Our staff team, our educational philosophy and our campus

Our highly motivated academic staff team is selected with great care and in accordance with our teaching and learning approaches and the student outcomes we aim to achieve. The team is comprised of a blend of local and international talent who follow the above curricula with care, skill, diligence and the consistent application of modern, tried and tested teaching and learning approaches.  All our teachers receive the most up to date  training and our excellent management team  ensures  that  effective learning takes place, enabling students to fulfill their potential.  The cohesive running of the school ensures that the quality of both care and education are incredibly high.

State-of-the-art technology is integrated into our curriculum and classrooms to ensure that our pupils are well-prepared for the future. A rich variety of academic resources are available for the students’ and teachers’ use, including an impressive ICT infrastructure with interactive whiteboards in every classroom.

In addition to making excellent academic progress, your child will develop into a responsible global citizen, guided by our school’s principles of perseverance, respect, enthusiasm, courage, integrity, scholarship and excellence .  We ensure that all students who undertake  their education with us are happy and fulfilled; exceptionally well-prepared for university life, life-long learning and an exciting career in an rapidly changing, globalised world. 

We encourage you to come and visit our state-of-the-art, modern campus facility at 1006 Samad Vurgun, Baku (see Location & Facilities) and witness this fostering, academic environment for yourselves.  We are very proud of our school’s warm, family atmosphere and would be delighted  to share the achievements of our students and whole school community with you.  For more information or to arrange a tour, please contact our Admissions Team.  We look forward to meeting you!

Sincerely,

The MTK International School Senior Leadership Team