Address: Mohamed Bin Zayed City Campus: Sector Z17-01, 63rd Street, Near Al Ain University, Mohammed Bin Zayed City, Abu Dhabi
Abu Dhabi City Campus: Al Karama Street, Near Al Rowda Clinic, Abu Dhabi
Telephone: +971 2 443 4433, +971 2 205 7999
Gender: Co-educational
Teaching language: English
Curriculum: American, Cambridge IGCSE, A-levels and International Baccalaureate
Ages3 to 18


Abu Dhabi International School (AIS) has an excellent track record among the expat community of Abu Dhabi. The school has a student body of approximately 3,500 students spread over two campuses. Five percent of the school's student body is reserved for special-needs students.

Students can choose from three academic pathways: the American programme (including AP subjects), the British programme (IGCSE and A-Levels) or the International Baccalaureate Programme.

AIS places emphasis on a well-rounded approach to education, as well as on active citizenship and global awareness. A range of extra-curricular activities is available to complement the school's academic offerings.

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