Dubai International Academy
Al Barsha

Since 2005, Dubai International Academy (DIA), Emirates Hills, has built a reputation for championing excellence in education. DIA’s mission is to empower students with a holistic, rigorous and International education. This exceptional legacy of DIA Emirates Hills is now a part of the new DIA campus at Al Barsha.

Our flagship school, Dubai International Academy, Emirates Hills opened on September 10, 2005 with over 500 students from 55 countries and an equally diverse faculty of over 50 members of 18 different nationalities. In September 2017 we welcomed 2200+ students from 80 nationalities and more than 260 staff from over 30 nationalities. Since inception, Dubai International Academy, Emirates Hills, has quickly established itself as the international school of choice in new Dubai. Dubai International Academy, Emirates Hills is the first school in the country to offer a rigorous curriculum and a rich language programme based on the three prestigious programmes from the Geneva based International Baccalaureate (IB) – Primary Years Programme (PYP), Middle Years Programme (MYP) and Diploma Programme (DP).

Facilities

DIA Al Barsha has a well-appointed campus built on 23 acres of land in the Al Barsha area of Dubai.

Athletic track Amphitheatre, Auditorium Temperature controlled swimming pools Fully equipped science labs Specialist rooms for Art, Computer, and Language learning Football pitch, Cricket nets, Tennis courts and basketball courts
Networked Library multi-purpose halls for a wide range of sports activities Cafeterias Exam Hall Music and movement sprung-floored room for kindergarten Outdoor learning areas
Athletic track Amphitheatre, Auditorium Temperature controlled swimming pools
Fully equipped science labs Specialist rooms for Art, Computer, and Language learning Football pitch, Cricket nets, Tennis courts and basketball courts
Networked Library multi-purpose halls for a wide range of sports activities Cafeterias
Exam Hall Music and movement sprung-floored room for kindergarten Outdoor learning areas

Admissions

DIA Al Barsha attracts students from all over the world from many different curricula. Our main admissions intake is for the start of the academic year in September, however we have an on-going admissions policy and we admit students throughout the year dependent on availability of places.

We accept students from any nationality and from any curriculum who are able to demonstrate that they have the ability to successfully access the IB curriculum and who will contribute in a positive way to our school and benefit from the rigorous academic, personal and social programmes on offer. We are proud of our visible commitment to diversity and international mindedness.

Our school follows the 12 Grade system with an entry age of 3 years at Pre KG. Admissions for 2018-2019 until Grade 9 (year 10) is currently open.

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Our Admissions Office is currently located at the premises of our sister school Dubai International Academy, Emirates Hills, Dubai.

Timings

Sunday to Thursday: 7:30am - 4:00pm
Friday, Saturday: Closed

Contact

Primary School
Tel: +971 4 5244900

Secondary School
Tel: +971 4 5244800

Email: admissions@diabarsha.com

If you are interested in applying to our school please complete

Online Application Form

curriculum

Dubai International Academy, Al Barsha has expressed an interest in becoming candidate schools for the three IB programmes (PYP, MYP and DP).

Dubai International Academy, Emirates Hills, is the first school in the country to offer a rigorous curriculum and a rich language programme based on the three prestigious programmes from the Geneva based International Baccalaureate (IB) – Primary Years Programme (PYP), Middle Years Programme (MYP) and Diploma Programme (DP).

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Contact Information

Dubai International Academy
Al Barsha, Dubai, U.A.E.

P.O. Box: 118111
Makani No.: 19235 78758
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Primary School

General Enquiries
Tel: +971 4 5244900
Fax: +971 4 2941561

Admissions
Tel: +971 4 5244904
Email: admissions@diabarsha.com

Secondary School

General Enquiries
Tel: +971 4 5244800
Fax: +971 4 2941571

Admissions
Tel: +971 4 5244805
Email: admissions@diabarsha.com

Accounts

Tel: +971 4 5244852
Email: accounts@diabarsha.com