Bader International Study Centre


at Herstmonceux Castle, U.K.



at Herstmonceux Castle, U.K.

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Community Values

BISC’s Commitment to Diversity and Inclusivity

The BISC is part of a diverse community that boasts students from all over the world. The Castle embraces acceptance and appreciation of all people, regardless of race, origin, sex, age, gender identity, affectional or sexual orientation, socioeconomic status, spiritual practice, religion, disability, sport capability, or any other dimension of personal lifestyle.

Staff at the BISC live and develop an environment of mutual respect and interpersonal cooperation while engaging in positive interactions. The BISC believes that students and staff should have the opportunity to learn from one another and become citizens with a greater understanding and respect for one another.

By coming to the BISC, students are engaged in social programming, academics, and field studies that encourages diversity and inclusivity. The BISC treats degrading or hurtful attitudes and actions seriously. The BISC believes that society is strengthened by human diversity of thought, expression, and progressive growth fostered by an inclusive community.

Every person has equal worth and will be treated with the utmost dignity and respect at the castle.