Welcome to Institut Montana

Home to an established boarding school tradition, we provide the best in Swiss and international education.


Our students enjoy individualised support and a comprehensive, modern education in a familial and international atmosphere. We benefit from Switzerland’s exceptional outdoor and cultural oppor-tunities and experience peace and security unrivalled in Europe.


We hope you enjoy learning more about our unique school and look forward to welcoming you on a personal tour of our campus.

Latest news | News Archive

Wishing you a Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year

Angela | Yixuan Liu, Schweizer Gymnasium (G3-2)


Christmas Musical of the Bilingual Elementary School

The traditional Christmas Musical of the Bilingual Elementary School celebrated a premiere this year.


Montana Model United Nations in Paris

30 November–2 December 2017: As every year, the Montana Model United Nations (MMUN) had the privilege to attend Paris MUN, held at the Maison de Mutualite in Central Paris.


Event calendar | All Events

Start 2. Semester 29 January 2018

Monday, 29 January 2018


No classes 09 February 2018

Professional Development Day 


Winter Sports Holiday 10 February 2018 - 18 February 2018

Voluntary Snow Sports Trip to St. Moritz


Bilingual Elementary School

We offer an immersive bilingual education programme in German and English based on the curriculum of the Canton of Zug. Our day students take advantage of individual support, round-the-clock care, and a unique afternoon care programme.

  • Beginning Age 6 (Boarding: Age 10)
  • Language Immersion
  • Individual Support & Afternoon Care

Swiss Gymnasium

With 75 years of experience, we offer a comprehensive and balanced six-year education leading to the federally recognised Matura. Our German and bilingual Matura programmes serve as excellent preparation for university studies.

  • Beginning Age 12
  • German & Bilingual Swiss Matura 
  • Higher Level Subject Specialisations

International School

An IB World School since 1987, our comprehensive six-year programme leads to the International Baccalaureate. Our experience in academic excellence allows us to ideally prepare students for success at world-renowned international universities.

  • Beginning Age 12
  • International Baccalaureate (IB)
  • Cambridge IGCSE Curriculum

The city of Zug and surroundings

Why choose Montana?

We are a unique boarding school, dedicated to preparing our students for a successful future. Our campus, in its picturesque and natural setting at an altitude of 995m, is only one hour away from Zurich.

Choose Montana for:

  • A comprehensive and excellent education

  • A dedicated team ensuring individualised support

  • A Swiss and international school community