Address: Al Thanya St, Umm Al Sheif, Dubai, UAE
Telephone: +971 4 348 9804
Gender: Co-educational
Teaching language: English
CurriculumInternational Baccalaureate
Ages: 3 to 18


Established in 1991, The Emirates International School was the first in Dubai to offer the International Baccalaureate IB Diploma Programme when it received IB authorisation as an IB World School in 1992. It's a large school with more than 2,200 students.

The campus is situated in a prestigious, well-developed residential area in a 12-acre complex complete with green spaces, shady trees and walkways. The school is comprised of low-rise buildings and excellent facilities, including computer laboratories, science labs, drama and music studios, two libraries, a theatre, swimming pool, a multi-purpose sports hall, a fully equipped gym and a sports pitch.

Further reading

International Schools in Dubai gives a list of some of the emirate's best schools