School Fees

School Fees and Policies – Academic Year 2017-18 Kindergarten 2 to Year 13

(All fees quoted below are in RMB currency)

Application Fee (for new students; non-refundable): 3,000

Deposit Amount
K2 to Year 13 19,000
Tuition Fees
  Semester 1
(August, 2017 – December, 2017)
Semester 2
(January, 2018 – June, 2018)
Kindergarten- K2/3 (5 half days) 28,000 43,200 72,000
Kindergarten– K2 to K4 (5 full days) 55,200 82,800 138,000
Primary – Year 1 to Year 4 70,400 70,400 105,600 176,000
Primary– Year 5 to Year 6 71,600 107,400 179,000
Secondary – Year 7 to Year 9((Includes Experiencing China Trip) 77,600 116,400 194,000
Secondary– Year 10((Includes Experiencing China Trip) 80,000 120,000 200,000
Secondary– Year 11 77,600 116,400 194,000
Secondary– Year 12(Includes Creativity, Activity and Service) 80,400 120,600 201,000
Secondary– Year 13 77,600 116,400 194,000

Semester 1 or Annual Tuition Fees must be paid no later than June 15, 2017.

Semester 2 Tuition Fees must be paid no later than November 15, 2017.

For mid-year applications, the international school tuition fees will be calculated on a monthly pro-rata basis, calculated based on a 10-month period and inclusive of the month in which your child will start attending school.

School Bus Fees (Using the School bus is an optional service. The detailed list of routes can be obtained upon request.)
  Semester 1 Semester 2 Annual
K3 to Year 13 - Qingdao city to Huangdao Campus shuttle 3,600 5,390 8,990
K3 to Year 13 - All other routes within Huangdao 3,270 4,900 8,170
School Lunch Fees (OPTIONAL)

The School co-ordinates with an outside catering service company to provide lunches for students daily, although students are also welcome to bring their lunch from home.

  Semester 1 Semester 2 Annual
Kindergarten 1,960 2,940 4,900
Primary and Secondary 2,520 3,780 6,300
School Breakfast Fee (OPTIONAL)

School Breakfast for Day Student

  Semester 1 Semester 2 Annual Amount
All students 1,260 1,890 3,150

Boarding Fees – 5 days a week

  Semester 1 Semester 2 Annual Amount
Dormitory & meals 28,000 42,000 25,000*
Medical / Emergency Deposit     5,000
Boarding Discount

* A Boarding Discount is being offered to all new boarding students enrolled in 2017-2018. The annual price for Dormitory & Meal Fees (excluding other boarding fees) will be 25,000 for the 2017-2018 academic year.

Settlement of Payments

Any payments received by the School will be applied firstly towards the Placement Deposit, if not yet settled. Any outstanding payments must be settled according to the School Fee Schedule.

Late Payment Charge

A late payment charge of two percent (2%) per month, compounded monthly, will be charged on all school fees that are overdue.

Method of Payment

1) Bank remittance

Payment can be made by bank transfer payable to the School’s USD or RMB bank account. For easy identification, please forward a copy of your bank remittance advice with your child’s passport name to our Accounts Office. (See below)

Our bank account information:

USD Account Name: Yew Chung International School of Qingdao
USD Account Number: 372005581018010123182
USD Bank & Branch Name: Bank of Communications, Qingdao Branch.
RMB Account Name: 青岛耀中国际学校
RMB Account Number: 372005581018010123182
RMB Bank & Branch Name: 交通银行青岛经济技术开发区支行

(Conversion from USD & other currencies to RMB is based on the market exchange rate at the time of actual payment.)

2) Pay in person

Small amounts of cash (less than RMB 6,000 yuan) can be accepted. Large cash payments (more than RMB 6,000 yuan) are NOT accepted.

Note: Credit Cards and Personal Cheques cannot be accepted.

Should you have questions, please feel free to contact our Accounts Office at Tel: 0532 8883 0111 ext. 8305.


Please refer to the Withdrawal and Refund Policies and Procedures.

In case of inconsistencies between the English version of the Withdrawal and Refund Policies and Procedures and the Chinese version of same, the English version shall prevail.

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