Address: Al Sufouh Road, Dubai, UAE


Email: General:  

Telephone: +971 4 399 9111

Gender: Co-educational

Teaching language: English

Curriculum: English National Curriculum, Cambridge IGCSE and A-levels

Ages: 11 to 18


Dubai College opened in 1978 to meet the educational needs of the expat community as an independent, non-profit making school. Situated in the heart of the New Dubai district, today the school enjoys an enviable reputation with expat parents, and has been rated “outstanding” by the Knowledge and Human Development Authority (KHDA).

The school has just short of 1,000 students. The campus is well-equipped with classrooms, a science block with 13 laboratories, three design and technology suites, five computer suites, four art studios, a canteen and a music centre with teaching and recital areas, 12 practice rooms and a recording studio. There are also three drama studios, a library, a dedicated Sixth Form Centre and a state-of-the-art, 900-seat auditorium. There are grassed playing fields which incorporate a variety of pitches, cricket nets, four all-weather tennis courts, a competition-size swimming pool and a multi-purpose hall.

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