About us



Shenzhen International Foundation College (SIFC) was founded in 2004, initiated by a team of professors from Shenzhen University and approved by the Shenzhen Education Bureau, a full-time international school registered with the Provincial Department of Education and the China Scholarship Council. SIFC is also one of the oldest international schools in Shenzhen to implement the college preparatory courses,AP curriculum and American high school courses. 

SIFC is committed to cultivating students to be modern citizens with healthy body and mind, noble personality, independent thinking, tenacity, spiritual bond with homeland, and innovative spirit. SIFC has two major departments, an international high school and an art high school, which has AP, A-Level, art and innovative curricula. In addition, it has four art and sports centers of art design, international music, Jeremy Lin-Liqun basketball training and modern pentathlon, as well as a PBL Innovation  Education Center and Tencent AI Lab.

In the 18 years of running the school, SIFC has helped thousands of students to enter the well-known schools, and enjoys a high reputation in the international education field in Shenzhen and the whole country. In 2019, SIFC ranked No. 24 in the National “International School Competitiveness Ranking – American high school Program” and No. 3 in Shenzhen. In 2020, it ranked No. 26 in the National "Top 100 Chinese International School Brand Value List" and No. 2 in Shenzhen. In 2021, SIFC was awarded “Forbes China - Outstanding International School”. It was also listed on “Forbes China- International School Annual Selction” National Top 50.

During the past 18 years, thousands of our students studied at overseas famous universities, including Columbia University, University of Chicago,Cornell University, University of California Berkeley, Boston College, University of Washington and School of the Art Institute of Chicago in America; London School of Economics and Political Science and University College London in Britain; University of Toronto, Simon Fraser University and University of British Columbia in Canada; Australian National University and University of Sydney in Australia; Les Roches International School of Hotel Management in Switzerland; SKEMA Business School in France, etc.



Address:No. 8 Yizhan 4th Road, International Art Exhibition Center, Baoan District, Shenzhen
Fax:(86 755) 26732100