United Arab Emirates / Dubai / Umm Suqeim / Raffles World Academy

Raffles World Academy Fees & Availability

Now in its eleventh year of operation Umm Suqeim 3 located Raffles World Academy is home to approximately 1,720 boys and girls studying the International Baccalaureate Primary Years Programme (PYP), Middle Years Programme (MYP) and the IB Course and Diploma Programmes (DP). The school moved to a full IB World school from 2018-19 with IGCSE having been halted at the end of 2017-18.
Parents' Rating
3.3 out of 5 based on 18 reviews
At a glance
School phase
All through
Curricula taught
Availability 2019/20
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Availability 2020/21
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Annual fee average
AED 57,000
Annual fees
AED 30,384 - 77,562
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Opening year
School year
Sep to Jul
Teacher turnover help
Timothy Roberts
Main teacher nationality
Main student nationality
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Fee History

Annual fees

Grade Int'l / UK 2019/20 2020/21
KG 1 / FS2 AED 30,384 AED 30,384
KG 2 / Year 1 AED 36,461 AED 36,461
Grade 1 / Year 2 AED 47,156 AED 47,156
Grade 2 / Year 3 AED 47,156 AED 47,156
Grade 3 / Year 4 AED 47,156 AED 47,156
Grade 4 / Year 5 AED 56,878 AED 56,878
Grade 5 / Year 6 AED 56,878 AED 56,878
Grade 6 / Year 7 AED 56,878 AED 56,878
Grade 7 / Year 8 AED 64,171 AED 64,171
Grade 8 / Year 9 AED 64,171 AED 64,171
Grade 9 / Year 10 AED 64,171 AED 64,171
Grade 10 / Year 11 AED 70,027 AED 70,027
Grade 11 / Year 12 AED 77,562 AED 77,562
Grade 12 / Year 13 AED 77,562 AED 77,562

Fee Notes

An assessment test fee of AED 1,000 is payable, and a registration fee of AED 9,000 for KG1 and AED 10,000 for other grades on offer of a place, deductible against the first semester fees. Existing students pay a re-registration fee of 10% of the annual fees each year, deducted against the first semester fees.


Sports scholarships are available for the AY 2019-20. Individual applications are welcome. Admissions will have details of the application process.


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Availability last updated Jun 1, 2020

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5 Archived Comments
Archived 31st Jul 2016, 15:50

My two daughters had been going to raffles for 9 years and still.
They are very happy over there and its like their second home.


Naithon Anderson
Archived 11th Jan 2016, 13:50

I have visited raffles and i was told they dont have a theater as you say in the report !!

Archived 11th Jan 2016, 19:04

Thanks Naithon. The school itself actually lists have a "theater" on its facilities page - http://www.rwadubai.com/facilities/

I suspect however it's how you define it. For the sake of clarity we have removed the word from our review. Thank you for your feedback.

Hiba Safdar
Archived 23rd Nov 2015, 01:22

My child has been with raffles for the last four years and i am too satisfied with it.I would recommend it parents who are looking for workd class education for their children.

Lyn Soppelsa
Archived 25th Nov 2015, 10:45

Hi Hiba, many thanks for sharing your feedback. I'm sure this will be appreciated by parents looking at schooling options in the Umm Suqeim area.

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