About Us

A warm welcome to our Day cum Residential school in Kolkata, India

Welcome to Kolkata and welcome to GEMS Akademia International School (GAIS). Established to make children well-rounded and self-dependent individuals, the school has been constructed on a sprawling 20 acre campus with splendid infrastructural facilities in a tranquil and pollution free environment.

Every day our teachers and staff strive to help students aged between 2+ & -18, from all backgrounds, cultures and educational levels to learn, thrive and grow. The entire gamut of activities in GAIS reflects its objective of nurturing young children and making them responsible adults who can make a positive contribution to the world. A comprehensive academic and co-curricular programme, experienced faculty members, personal attention & care, and state-of-the-art infrastructure collectively ensure that the education a child receives at GEMS Akademia International School, Kolkata is holistic and truly international.

Explore our school

GEMS Akademia International School is a K-12, co-educational school, offering a choice between Residential, Weekly Boarding and Day Scholastic programmes. GEMS Akademia International School is a part of GEMS Education, the world’s largest network of schools imparting quality education to 250,000 students from 151 countries in premier international schools all across the globe. Students and parents at GAIS benefit from GEMS Education’s experience of over 55 years and the expertise of 20,000 education professionals, specialists and in-house experts who provide invaluable support and guidance to all GEMS schools.

So, how do we do it? We'd love to invite to you learn a little more about what makes us one of the best residential cum day school in Kolkata. Step inside to explore our facilities, discover amazing activities and find out just how much your child could achieve...


We teach the CIE & CISCE Curriculum Nursery (age 2+ years) to Grade 12. But academic excellence at an international standard is just the start. We're passionate about offering every student every possible chance to succeed and discover their talent. To do this, we provide a diverse range of learning, enrichment and extra-curricular opportunities appropriate to each student’s unique stage of development.

Our goal is to nurture our students' confidence and independence, giving your child the educational support they need to grow into flexible and resilient young adults, ready to succeed in an ever-more competitive and globalized world. At the heart of our residential cum day school in Kolkata, you'll find a strong, clear ethos, founded on:

  •  Academic excellence
  •  Outstanding early education which gives pupils a strong head-start in life
  •  Helping young people develop confidence, initiative and independence
  •  Teaching students usable skills they need to succeed professionally after education
  •  Exceptional teaching which supports and inspires students at every educational level
  •  Powerful classroom technology which enriches and supports learning
  •  Strong relationships with parents
  •  A passion for arts, sports and extra-curricular subjects to help every student realise their talents

Ready to learn more about GEMS Akademia International School, Kolkata? 

Read about our approach to learning, get in touch or come in and take a tour of the school with your child.