Dubai has a population of 2.7 million (2016) and is considered the Middle East’s leading business hub. Primary and secondary schooling is mandatory for all young men and women in Dubai.
The UAE Ministry of Education is the official accrediting body of schools in Dubai. Moreover, the Knowledge and Human Development Authority (KHDA) is responsible for the quality of private education through inspections and licensing.
According to the KHDA, there are 169 private schools in Dubai with fees ranging from AED 1,725 (USD 471) to AED 98,649 (USD 26,953) per annum. School fees may vary greatly, depending on certain factors such as location and curriculum of choice.
Facts about schools in Dubai:
Below is an interactive map to help you find the best Dubai schools in the city and near you. Discover comprehensive information about all the schools with tuition fees, KHDA school ratings, videos, photos, location details and community reviews.
Key areas in Dubai:
Jumeirah Beach Residences (JBR), Jumeirah Lakes Towers (JLT), The Palm, Jumeirah Islands, City Walk, Barsha Heights (TECOM), The Greens, Green Community, Dubai Marina, Emirates Hills, Meadows, Springs, Dubai Internet City, Knowledge Village, Dubai Media City, Discovery Gardens, JAFZA, Arabian Ranches, Motor City, Sports City, Studio City, Dubai Silicon Oasis, Jumeirah Village Circle (JVC), Al Barsha, Jafiliya, Karama, Bur Dubai, Mankhool, Safa, Al Wasl, Business Bay, Dubai Healthcare City, Downtown, Oud Metha, Satwa, Sheikh Zayed Road, Zabeel, Umm Hurair, Al Mizhar, Al Warqa, Garhoud, Mirdif, Muhaisnah, Rashidiya, International City, Al Khail, Al Quoz, Umm Al Sheif, Al Sufouh, Umm Suqeim, Al Manara, Al Qusais, Nad Al Sheba, Jebal Ali.