Brighton College Dubai
Brighton College Dubai is a British Curriculum School open for students from FS1 to Year 9 and is located in Al Barsha South. The school delivers outstanding education and integrates the dynamic culture of Dubai and the United Arab Emirates.
Brighton College Dubai started commencement from September 2018 and is the new member of the Brighton College family in Dubai. The school employs highly experienced, talented, British and International Academic and support staff. The school integrates co-curricular activities including music, sport, drama, and arts. Brighton College has an innovative and creative approach to learning enhancing academic excellence at all levels. The school instills in students confidence and skills and are committed to making sure every child develops a love for learning and acquires the skills and knowledge for the future. Progress in talent and potential of each student is made throughout their time at Brighton.
The safe, secure and vibrant atmosphere at Brighton College Dubai imparts a love for learning, respect for difference in others, awareness and appreciation of spiritual dimension and foundation of knowledge. The Brighton College House system fosters independence and leadership qualities and supports the personal and social development of pupils.
Brighton College Dubai delivers the National Curriculum of England and Wales in a co-educational setting, leading to the award of IGCSE and A-Level, enabling students to access the leading universities of the world. The rich, broad and balanced curriculum offers engaging lessons along with various extracurricular activities. Prep School Curriculum adapts the Early Years Foundation Stage. The curriculum in Prep School from Years 1-6 and in Senior School from Years 7-13 is based on the fundamentals of FS1 and FS2. Students will start their IGCSE studies in the majority of subjects in Year 9.
The school has state-of-the-art facilities including spacious classrooms integrated with the latest educational technology, music and art facilities, sporting facilities, including a 25m swimming pool, football pitches and hard courts, learning spaces designed to enhance pupil well-being, Creative Learning Centre to enable teachers to deliver inspirational lessons using the latest educational technology, tennis courts, a large auditorium, black box performance space, a full-size rugby pitch, an IAAF-standard running track, purpose-built playgrounds and outdoor learning environments.
Brighton provides a warm and positive atmosphere, offering a caring, supportive and tolerant environment in which children thrive and love to learn.
Complete the online application for your child. Once the online application is submitted, a non-refundable application fee of AED 1000 is to be paid by either directly in the College, by bank transfer or by returning the Credit Card Authorization form. Once the amount has been wired, send a copy of the transfer advice to firstname.lastname@example.org for tracking purposes.
Provide the supporting documents for your child's application by email or in person. The documents required are the child’s passport copy, UAE residence visa and Emirates ID copies, Last two years' school reports, Standardized testing results (for applicants from Year 4 and above), Medical, Education Psychologist Report, IEPs (where applicable), birth certificate, Parents' passport copies, Parents' UAE residence visa and Emirates ID copies.
Please note that UAE residence visas and Emirates IDs can be supplied at a later stage if you are yet to relocate to Dubai.
Documents to be provided after enrollment and prior to your son or daughter joining the College include student passport photograph, copy of pupil's vaccination records, transfer certificate from your child's current school, signed and stamped by a school official (for Year 3 and above only). This is not required for pupils transferring from other schools in Dubai.
The College carries out admissions assessments both on-campus and remotely. After reviewing the documents provided, the Admissions team will contact you to either:
- Arrange for an assessment and interview with one of the College Leadership Team members
- Request your consent to contact your child's current school to coordinate and carry out a remote assessment.
Once your child's admissions assessment is complete, the College will communicate the admissions' decision in one week.
Extra Curricular Activities
- Arabic calligraphy
- Throw Ball