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The high alpine institute ftan

The swiss high school with boardinghouse and sports school

The High Alpine Institute Ftan (HIF) is an international school in the Swiss region of Lower Engadine which is firmly anchored in its impressive natural surroundings. The HIF regards itself as the school of life for future leaders where performance-orientated students from all over the world come to the gorgeous mountain world of Engadine to be prepared for a successful future.

Our school

The secondary

Students attend the secondary school for three years and build an important academic basis for their further education.

The optional year

The optional year 10 is a valuable opportunity to get one step further in school, to the entry into work or in an athletic career.

Grammar school

Our grammar school offers optimal preparation for university study through a diverse array of foundational subjects.

The specialized

The upper-secondary specialized school offers a general education, where social, methodical and self-competence are gained.

Sports school

The sports class enables students to combine their studies with competitive athleticism in an optimal manner.

Our boarding house

The HIF is known both internally and externally for its informal ambience. In this very personal environment, your child will get the opportunity to learn for life, supported in every respect around the clock, as well as experiencing school in a completely new light. Our employees in the boarding school are there for students 7 days a week, 24 hours a day to take care of their every need. They support students during study time and organise an extensive range of leisure activities.

Personal consultation

Have we piqued your interest? Please do not hesitate to contact Alexander Khosrowi, International Admissions Manager anytime. He is happy to provide a personal consultation either face-to-face or by telephone and is looking forward to getting to know you.


Tel. +41 78 815 86 04 or contact@hif.ch

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