The Vilamoura International School (Colégio Internacional de Vilamoura - CIV) is the most prestigious educational institute (Pre-school, Primary School and Secondary School) in the South of Portugal, encompassing the Portuguese National, British (adapted) National and the Cambridge International curricula.

CIV is located in a unique natural environment, with a recreational space of about 18,500m2.  It has developed an educational model over the last 30 years that invests in the early learning of foreign languages (Portuguese, English, French and Russian), research programmes, the development of mathematical thinking and the promotion of the arts, sports, democratic values and educational priorities supported by humanistic values.




    • “Being a student at Vilamoura International School led me to understand various perspectives and share experiences with colleagues from many other countries.”

      Kieran Lyaman, finalista 2010

    • “A vida universitária foi uma experiência que me permitiu descobrir noutra dimensão a verdadeira importância que o Colégio Internacional de Vilamoura teve na minha vida.”

      Frederico Geraldo, finalista 2003

    • “At CIV we meet people from all over the world. CIV was more than a school, it provided the stepping stones that allowed me to become more demanding of myself and create personal challenges.”

      Loris Stabile, finalista 2001

    • “CIV’s International environment was extremely important in my education. The fact that it is a well-respected school internationally, facilitated my application to Salford University. ”

      Rudi Fernandes, finalista 2006

    • “More than a school, CIV was my second home: a place where I learnt basic principles of courtesy and social behaviour.”

      Adriana Correia, finalista 2006

    • “It was a smooth transition that was made simple through the examples set by CIV”

      Érica Guerreiro, finalista 2002

  • Colégio Internacional de Vilamoura hosts its Christmas Fair on 26th of November

    Through its next Christmas Fair, the Vilamoura International School community will support three charitable causes: the Refeitório...

    Friday, 11/11/2022

  • Will life in Antarctica be able to adapt to global warming? A "journey" with researcher Pedro Guerreiro

    The inhospitable Antarctic landscape and everything concerned has always amazed the ordinary mortal. Pedro Guerreiro, teacher and researcher...

    Monday, 28/03/2022

  • Language learning and culture mark trip to France

    Last week Year 8 and 7º ano students travelled to France to work on their French language proficiency and learn more about French...

    Tuesday, 28/09/2021

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APT 856
8125-911 Vilamoura
Algarve - Portugal

Telephone (+351) 289 303 280 *
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