Welcome to Dubai International Academy Al Barsha. Thank you for considering our school for the education of your child.

Dubai International Academy Al Barsha attracts students from all over the world from many different curricula. Our main admissions intake is at 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 that they have the ability to successfully access the IB curriculum and who will contribute in a positive way to our school.

Our programmes meet the needs of students who fall within the normal range of abilities. We have limited learning support resources within the school.

If you are interested in applying to our school, please complete our application form. 

Find out more about our admissions process.

Grade Group Equivalence

Schools around the world use different numbering systems as well as follow different curriculums. At Dubai International Academy Al Barsha, we use the 12 Grade number system and follow the IB programme. Below is a table indicating the grade level used at DIA Al Barsha and how this compares to some other countries.

* Age will be determined as on 31st August of admission year.  

Contact our admissions office

Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday - 7:30 am - 3:30 pm
Saturday, Sunday - Closed

Primary Front Office : +971 4 524 4900
Secondary Front Office : +971 4 524 4800

Admissions Office : +971 4 524 4804 / 4902

Email: [email protected]


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