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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Summer Sessions 2017

The  countdown has begun and we are so excited!


Swiss Tradition on the Zugerberg

„Burkhalter Stefan - Triple eidgenössischer Kranzschwinger“

On Saturday, 13 May 2017, our boarding students will have the opportunity to experience Swiss tradition on Zugerberg whilst participating in a special activity on campus.



Open Day 2017

Institut Montana Zugerberg is able to look back on a successful Open Day 2017.



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Cultural Trip 2017 07 October 2017 - 15 October 2017 More...

Fall Holiday 07 October 2017 - 15 October 2017

Students leave after their last lesson on 6. October 2017
Boading students return on 16 October 2017


All grades - no classes 16 October 2017

Professional Development Day


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