Private schools in Dubai cater mostly to the huge expat population, since public schools are intended for locals of the United Arab Emirates.
Currently, there are 185 private schools in Dubai with a total of 273,599 students. The report from the Knowledge and Human Development Authority (KHDA) suggests that there are a variety of 16 curricula in Dubai. One of the most popular choice is the International Baccalaureate (IB) curriculum.
The report further reveals that a majority of students attending schools with IB curriculum in Dubai are judged to be 'Good' or 'Better' overall. There are 10 IB schools in Dubai. Out of these, 1 is rated "Outstanding" by KHDA, 1 school rated "Very Good" and 8 schools are rated "Good".
Upholding high standards of teaching, pedagogical leadership and student achievement, the IB curriculum has earned its reputation worldwide. This curriculum is known for developing challenging programmes of international education and rigorous assessment.
There are four programmes of international education that aim develop the intellectual, personal, emotional and social skills needed to live, learn and work in a rapidly globalizing world.Some facts about the IB curriculum:
Below is a list of the top International Baccalaureate (IB) schools in UAE (Dubai, Abu Dhabi, Sharjah) to help parents find the best school near them.
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