Tunku Putra-HELP School

Kuching, Sarawak
Essential Information
Preschool/Kindergarten Primary Schools Secondary Schools Pre-University
British International Primary Curriculum Malaysian American Australian Cambridge International Baccalaureate Islamic Singaporean
Central Board of Secondary Education - New Dehli, Ontatio Curriculum
4 to 19 years - kindergarten to A level
Begins (month): January (International Curriculum), March (National Curriculum). Ends (month): November (International Curriculum), February (National Curriculum)
Kingdergarten : 8am - 1.50pm. Primary & Secondary: 7.30am - 3.30pm. Fridays: 7.30am-12pm

About Tunku Putra-HELP School

Named after the first Prime Minister of Malaysia, Tunku Abdul Rahman Putra Al-Haj, Tunku Putra School was set up by Cahya Mata Sarawak Berhad (CMSB) in 1996 as the first international school in Sarawak. 26 years later, the School has grown to over 600 students, represented by 20 nationalities. 

In March 2018, CMSB collaborated with the HELP Education Group and Ibraco Berhad, to embark on an exciting journey in education growth by establishing the Tunku Putra-HELP in Kuching. Located strategically in the NorthBank, Tabuan Jaya, the residential heart of Kuching, the school's new purpose-built campus can accommodate up to 1,500 students. 

At Tunku Putra-HELP, we strive to develop individuals of integrity, compassionate citizens, curious minds and dynamic thinkers, and flexible learners for the future. We imbue our students with the courage to imagine, the faith to believe, and the strength to achieve. We believe that schools must go beyond academic subjects, and aim to equip students with skills needed for the 21st century to enable them to become true global citizens. We encourage our students to explore various areas of development delivered through our holistic curriculum focusing on 9 areas, Tunku Putra-HELP utilises the International Primary Curriculum and is the first school in Kuching and the 35th school in the world to receive this esteemed accreditation.

The IPC is a comprehensive, thematic, creative curriculum with a clear process of learning and specific learning goals for every subject, international mindedness, and for personal learning. At Tunku Putra-HELP, we strive to develop individuals of integrity, compassionate citizens, curious minds and dynamic thinkers, and flexible learners for the future.

Preschool Education

Mix of national & international disciplines. 

Pre-University Education

A Level

Tunku Putra-HELP School Fees Structure



RM3,000 (International)

RM1,500 (National)

Annual tuition fee (where applicable):


RM 9,580

Year 1

RM 15,640

Year 7

RM 24,695

Year 11

RM 24,695


RM 26,800 (18 months)

Languages Taught

Bahasa Malaysia


Air-conditioned classrooms
Swimming pool
Sports field
Tennis court
Basketball court
Badminton court
IT resource center
Science laboratory
Audio/visual room
Theatre facilities
Art room
Music room
Cooking lab, Design & Technology Lab, Parents Cafe, Courtyard, MIni Amphitheatre, Student Activity Space, Dance Studio, Clinic, Multipurpose Hall

Extracurricular Activities

Taekwondo, Paper Craftwork, Reading Club, Futsal, Competitive Swimming Club, TPH Music Ensemble, Football, Volleyball, Badminton, Stage Society, Scouts, Red Cresent, Living Skills Club, Culture & Fine Arts Club, Malay Language Club, English Language Club, Mathematics Club

Additional Information


Name of scholarship: A Level Scholarship

Level : A Level (Pre-university)

Value: 30-100%

Application deadline: August 2022

Link for more information: www.tphs.edu.my


Our 2022 Form 5 exam results have been the best in the history of our school, with us beating the national and Sarawakians averages. This has been due to the dedication of our excellent educators who have sacrificed extra time and effort to ensure the children are prepared for exams. Our IGCSE & A Level students have also achieved stellar results and gone to attend prestigious universities in London, America, Australia, Germany, etc