The Best IB Diploma Schools In Abu Dhabi

In this feature we’ve rounded-up the city's schools offering the Diploma programme and registered with the IB association. We’ve looked at the courses they offer, the fees for the Diploma years, published results (if any), any additional accreditation the schools might have, and compiled ADEC’s most recent views on anything and everything pertaining to the Diploma years.
The Best IB Diploma Schools In Abu Dhabi
By C Hoppe
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The British International School Abu Dhabi

Date of Last ADEC Inspection: 2015/16

ADEC Rating: Very Good

Additional Ratings/Accreditations: MEIBA

Published Results: Not published

IB Programmes: Diploma

Additional Curriculum: British

23 Diploma Options: biology, business and management, chemistry, English A language, English A literature, environment and society, geography, history, maths studies, mathematics, physics, visual arts, IT in global society, psychology, business management, Spanish B, Spanish AB, French B, French AB, Dutch B, Dutch A literature, Arabic B, Arabic AB.

Language of Instruction: English

Location: Behind Abu Dhabi University

Diploma Fees Per Annum: Dhs 63,200



Details of ADEC Inspection Report
While BISAD's Arabic language and Islamic are still only rated Weak to Acceptable, the school is does better with the core subjects which are consistently rated Good to Very Good for the High School levels.

Student achievement: Very Good

Teaching and assessment: Very Good

Curriculum: Very Good

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