Accreditation (Authorisation) is the process by which a school completes a detailed self-study. A visiting team of educational experts then visit the school to assess the school against international standards and the school’s guiding statements to ensure that the school is of a suitable quality to be accredited for a fixed period of time before the process is repeated.


Mercedes-Benz Education Academy was registered as Public Trust (Mumbai Public Trust Act 1950) in 1998.


MBEA was registered under the Society Registration Act (1860) in 1998.

The Ministry of Education

The Ministry of Education – Pune issued the Mercedes-Benz Education Academy (MBEA) with a No Objection Certificate for the establishment of the Mercedes-Benz International School in June 1998.

Please refer to the “Milestones” for all accreditation and renewal dates.

Mercedes-Benz International School is accredited / authorized by the following bodies:

  • The International Baccalaureate Organisation
    • Primary Years Programme since 1999
    • Middle Years Programme since 1999
    • Diploma Programme since 2006
  • Council of International Schools
    • K – 10 (MYP5) since 2005
    • K – 12 (DP2) since 2010
  • New England Association of Schools and Colleges
    • K – 10 (MYP5) since 2009
    • K – 12 (DP2) since 2010