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.

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Montana support the 13th Suppentag of Schweizer Tafel

Institut Montana Zugerberg is proud for the dedication of our students helping to raise CHF 2'652.30 for the Schweizer Tafel in Zug.



90th Birthday Anniversary Concert

Joint concert "Misa Tango - Misa a Buenos Aires"- a first-class concert on 26/27 November 2016 in Zug und Triengen (LU)



Montana Summer Sessions

Looking back to our Summer Sessions 2016 forward to the next ones: registration is now open for 2017!


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Christmas Holiday 17 December, 2016 - 08 January, 2017

Students leave after their last lesson on 16.12.2016, Boarding students return on 08.01.2017



Winterkonzert "Montana Classics" 20 January, 2017

Ardo è ver

Baroque arias and instrumental music for soprano, recorder and harpsichord. 


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