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GEMS Modern Academy Fees & Availability

An all through school, GEMS Modern Academy (previously, Dubai Modern High School) educates children aged three (pre-KG) to 18 years of age. The school is the only Indian curriculum school to be ranked Outstanding by the KHDA and offers the CICSE curriculum to grade 12, with an alternative International Baccalaureate Diploma Programme option in grades 11 and 12.
Parents' Rating
3.6 out of 5 based on 45 reviews
At a glance
School type
School phase
All through
Inspection rating
Curricula taught
Availability 2020/21
Availability 2021/22
Annual fee average
AED 43,000
Annual fees
AED 28,646 - 52,427
Price band help
Opening year
School year
Apr to Mar
Teacher turnover help
Ms Nargish Khambatta
GEMS Education
Main teacher nationality
Main student nationality
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Fee History

Annual fees

Grade Int'l / UK 2020/21 2021/22
Pre KG / FS1 AED 28,646 AED 28,646
KG 1 / FS2 AED 35,360 AED 35,360
KG 2 / Year 1 AED 35,360 AED 35,360
Grade 1 / Year 2 AED 40,044 AED 40,044
Grade 2 / Year 3 AED 40,044 AED 40,044
Grade 3 / Year 4 AED 42,223 AED 42,223
Grade 4 / Year 5 AED 42,223 AED 42,223
Grade 5 / Year 6 AED 44,538 AED 44,538
Grade 6 / Year 7 AED 44,538 AED 44,538
Grade 7 / Year 8 AED 44,538 AED 44,538
Grade 8 / Year 9 AED 44,538 AED 44,538
Grade 9 / Year 10 AED 47,471 AED 47,471
Grade 10 / Year 11 AED 47,471 AED 47,471
Grade 11 / Year 12 AED 52,427 AED 52,427
Grade 12 / Year 13 AED 52,427 AED 52,427

Fee Notes

Fees for IB Diploma students in Grades 11 and 12 are AED 68,302. Additional fees include a school diary and ID card (total fees AED 25 per year), Board registration in Grade 9 at AED 55, and exam fees of AED 825 in Grades 10 and 12. An application fee of AED 500 is required, together with an admission fee of AED 1,000 on offer of a place - deducted with the first term's fees. Fees may be paid in 10 monthly installments.


GEMS Scholarships: https://www.gemsmodernacademy-dubai.com/admissions/gems-scholarships/


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Availability last updated Jan 25, 2021

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