Important notes

Arrange a Visit

For children aged 6 and below, we recommend prospective parents to attend one of our regular Pre-Prep Open Mornings. During the morning, there will be an opportunity to meet our Head of Pre-Prep, Ms Emma Button, and her team, who will give an introductory presentation about the Pre-Prep School. This presentation will cover the curriculum, enrichment programme, pastoral care and the Mandarin programme. You will then be taken on a tailored tour of the campus. The timings are as follows:

9:00am – 9:30am: Registration
9:30am – 10:30am: Welcome and Presentation in the College theatre
10:30am – 11:30am: Visit of the Pre-Prep classrooms and facilities

Please click here to link to Open Apply and book a Pre-Prep Open Morning.

For children aged 7 and above, we recommend booking an individual appointment during school hours. Tours are offered from Monday to Friday from 9am to 5pm and normally last about 90 minutes. Please contact us on +(86-21) 5185-3885 or +(86-21) 5185-3864 or by email at

Admissions Requirements on Identity for International Schools in Shanghai

In line with policies made by Shanghai Education Bureau, Wellington College International Shanghai can only accept families meeting the criteria in one of the four categories set out below. 

*Please note that identity documents required are subject to the updated policy made by Shanghai Education Bureau.

Type A. Children of foreign citizen(s)

Type B. PRC citizen parents – B1 child born overseas, B2 child born in Hong Kong, Macau or Taiwan

Type C. Children of Hong Kong, Macau or Taiwan residents

Type D. SHMEC waiver letter holders

The following is a checklist of documents required by different types, please carefully check before completing application form and make sure you have all the documents accordingly.

If you have any questions about the identity requirements, please feel free to contact us on (+86-21) 5185-3885 or by email at