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One school. Two campuses. Discover more!

Discover Nobel Algarve British International School - Explore our curricula and expanding campus locations!

Who We Are Anchor

Who We Are

Who We Are

Nobel International School Algarve

Nobel Algarve is a British International School spanning two campuses in Lagoa and Almancil. Our welcoming, world-class school was established in 1972 by pioneering parents who wanted their children to have an international education. Today, our flagship campus, Lagoa, is a world-class school with a thriving community of over 40 nationalities. The Almancil campus was inaugurated in 2020 and is the only purpose-built school in the Algarve.

Both campuses offer Early Years to Secondary education and are expanding to enhance the facilities and meet demand. Across our locations, we offer world-renowned curricular choices, and our students go on to study at top universities worldwide.



Educational options at Nobel Algarve British International School

English National Curriculum

Both campuses offer a contextualised English Curriculum from Early Years to Secondary:  


Lagoa - ages 3 to 18, culminating in A-Levels Almancil- ages 3 to 16, with the Cambridge Primary Curriculum in some subjects

Portuguese National Curriculum

Only Lagoa campus offers a Portuguese-taught programme from Primary (1° Ano) to the completion of Secondary School (12° Ano).

International Baccalaureate

The IB Diploma is taught at Almancil for students ages 16+ (Years 12 and 13)

Why choose Nobel Algarve British International School?


With over 50 years of delivering excellence in education, parents trust Nobel Algarve to select the best teachers who will strive and give personalised attention to ensure their child can achieve their potential and gain a global perspective.


A life of discovery

Through a broad and balanced curriculum that goes beyond the purely academic, we build a deeper experience of the world. This encourages an environment in which each student can discover and develop their own talents - and appreciate the perspectives and gifts of others.


The greatest teacher

A great education equips a student to face challenges confidently and manage failure with tenacity and resilience. We aim to cultivate the character of every student, through safe and managed exposure to experiences that stretch them.


A better tomorrow

The coming decades will present extraordinary opportunities and challenges for humanity and the planet; and also for our students. Our aim is to prepare and inspire each student to contribute to a more just and sustainable world by making use of their unique talents.


Success starts here

We aim to empower our students to discover what it will mean for them, and to achieve the highest qualifications and, above all, to make this process of learning and seeking success as a basis for a fulfilling life as enriching as possible. 

Our Partnerships

Our school partnerships mean students can interact with other children from around the world and learn how we can address environmental, social, or economic challenges together.


A partnership that connects more than 31,000 students around the world with a clear goal: to prepare the next generations to face environmental challenges.

Eco Schools

The journey to the green flag. As educators, it is our responsibility to ensure that young people are aware of their responsibility to act.

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