Why choosing an International School in UAE?Finding the right school for your child is one of the major concerns for many international families when relocating to a new country or city. Families moving to Dubai can be confident to find a wide range private international schools top choose from. These schools typically offer different curricula, with the most popular being the British, American and International Baccalaureate (IB). With more than 500 international schools teaching over 400.000 students, the UAE can be considered as the Mecca of private education. No other country has this many schools offering first class education. And the school market here is still booming with many new international schools opening year after year. The majority of the schools are located in Dubai, followed by Abu Dhabi.
Quality of EducationWhat many international and local families like here, is that you can find all world curricula, such as the International Baccalaureate, British, American, Canadian, Indian, Swiss, German or French (If you don’t know how to choose the best curriculum read this previous article). Almost all schools are day schools, just a few schools offer boarding, among them the prestigious Repton School Dubai or the brand new Swiss International Scientific School Dubai, which opened just recently in September 2015.
Tuition fees in UAeApproximate tuition fees range from:
- Nursery: AED 18,000 – 60,000
- Kindergarten: AED 15,000 – 66,000
- Primary School: AED 30,000 – 70,000
- Secondary School: AED 40,000 – 90,000
Inspection ReportsInternational Schools in Dubai are analyzed by the local authorities and receive an inspection report on a regular basis, rating the schools by the following:
Best International Schools in UAE
The Swiss International Scientific School in Dubai (SISD) is a leading international day and boarding school where future generations are inspired to become confident and enthusiastic lifelong learners, ready to embrace the opportunities and challenges of a global world.
The British International School Abu Dhabi offers a welcoming family community with the highest quality learning opportunities as part of our Global Campus.