Packing List

What to bring with you to The International

Packing list:

You must bring the following items with you to The International:

Clothes, bedding and towels:

  • General clothing (remeber extra underwear, many students do not pack enough)
  • Sports clothes – indoors and outdoors including shoes for both
  • Winter clothing – hats, gloves, scarf etc.
  • Rain clothes + Wellington or hiking boots (optional)
  • Swimming costume/shorts
  • Sunglasses
  • Bedding including sheets, duvet and pillow – Please note beds are 80cm wide
  • Towels
  • Toilet articles including personal sanitary items (Cleaning articles such as toilet cleaner will be provided) We also recommend a couple of transparent plastic bags for liquids at airport security

Electronics and school equipment

  • Computer – MAC or PC – although no computer consoles
  • A USB stick – or an external hard drive (good for Media class)
  • Headphones
  • Mobile telephone and charger (please label with your name)
  • Any personal medicines (the school will distribute painkillers, if necessary)
  • Calculator (advanced scientific type for IGCSE maths - not graphic)
  • Ruler, protractor, compass
  • Pencil case (must be transparent for Cambridge examinations)
  • Pens and pencils

Practical Necessities:

  • Plastic cup, plate and cutlery for trips + mug for tea/coffee at the school (the school will provide a drinks bottle)
  • Sleeping bag and roll mat
  • Washing basket
  • Bicycle (in good condition)– lights, helmet, pump, repair kit (safety vests will be provided)
  • Passport (Please check expiry date – most countries we will visit will require at least 6-12 months validity)
  • Danish Health Card (the Yellow Card) and EU Health Card (the Blue Card) or national equivalent. Can be ordered via in Denmark
  • Travel locks (we recommend TSA certified ones)
  • Luggage tags
  • Suitcase and hand luggage bag suitable for air transport


  • You may bring your own musical instruments such as guitar, bass