Swiss Matura (German, German/English and Italian/German)
The Swiss Matura allows every student to enter Swiss universities without having to take an entrance examination. Our students are prepared for the Matura examinations in 4 or 6 years. The Lyceum Alpinum Zuoz offers, in addition to the German-speaking Matura, a bilingual Matura programme in German and English or in Italian and German.
Further, Matura students have the opportunity at our school to sit for the German Abitur. The exams take place under the auspices of the Ministry for Education and Schools of the Bundesland Baden-Württemberg.
International Baccalaureate Diploma Programme
The International Baccalaureate Diploma Programme (IBDP) is an educational programme for academically well-rounded students with open minds, a thirst for knowledge and an ability for independet learning. The IB Diploma Programme is a demanding 2-year study which aims to educate and develop students in a holistic way. Besides 6 rigorous and in-depth IB Diploma subjects in Language, Humanities, Sciences, Mathematics and Arts, students must also accomplish the "Core" which consists of Theory of Knowledge, an Extended Essay and CAS activities. The IB Diploma is completed in Grade 11 and 12 and is an excellent preparation for university. It is highly respected and accepted by leading universities across the globe.
International Baccalaureate Career-Related Programme
The IB Career-Related Programme (IBCP) is an innovative international education pathway for students aged 16 to 19. It offers a unique blend of academic study, professional learning, and personal development: courses from the highly regarded IB Diploma Programme, an approved career-related study programme and a "Core" are combined into a rigorous framework of education. IBCP students go through a challenging programme of study whilst acquiring transferable skills in critical thinking, team work, decision-making, problem-solving and communication. All of which are keys to success in the 21st-century workplace. At the Lyceum Alpinum Zuoz the Career-Related Study is in Business, completing a BTEC level 3 Diploma course.