Dubai is one of the Arab emirates, of the United Arab Emirates, UAE, with a total of 7 countries under UAE. The other countries worth mentioning are Abu Dhabi, Ajman and sharjha
Dubai , though an Arab country, is highly cosmopolitan, and the education is comparatively cheaper due to the education policy of Dubai. The cost of education will be double in any other country compared to Dubai. Due to its fast growing economy, there are ample jo opportunities in Dubai in areas like infrastructure, trade and commerce
In Dubai, the number of nurseries are in plenty to care for the kids right from 18 months on-wards, the kinder garden schools in Dubai, teach mostly in English and are also taught maths, , music, Arabic and religion. Students join the kinder garden at the age of 5 or 6.The primary and the secondary level education is the mixture of all countries and their education system , sometimes , we even find the medium of instruction being French or German. The European and the American schools follow their own policies and procedures, over all, the school timings are form 8 to 12 in case of a primary school and longer in case of the secondary schools. Most schools in Dubai has a few compulsory subjects like the maths, social studies, religion and Arabic.
The universities which offer the bachelors and the masters are mostly foreign universities like UK and Australia, having their campus in Dubai
Dubai has been rated as the global city and business hub, and considered as one of the bets cities to live in the middle east .The education system in Dubai follows the Arab emirates, has a mixture of education systems from various countries with 79 public schools and 145 private schools in all. The public school are traditional and their medium of instruction in Arabic with English as there second language , where as the private schools are totally taught in English.
There are a number of Indian schools, with CBSE syllabus and Pakistani schools following their curriculum. Apart from that the British primary education and the secondary level education is offered with a levels from Dubai British school, and Dubai gem private school etc. the American school of Dubai offers American curriculum
A few interesting facts about Dubai
- Skyscrapers are built every day in Dubai, 15 to 25% of the worlds construction cranes are in Dubai
- It’s the 5th safest city in the world
- one of the best tourist destination in the world
- Dubai has an indoor shy slope , producing almost 6000 tones of snow
- 80% of the Dubai population is foreigners
- No personal and income tax
- Its also called the shopping capital of middle east and the Dubai mall is the 7th largest in the world