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School fees in Abu Dhabi

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Private school tuition fees in Abu Dhabi emirate, includes Al Ain, Al Gharbia

School tuition fees in Abu Dhabi are regulated by the Abu Dhabi Department of Education and Knowledge (ADEK), previously the Abu Dhabi Education Council (ADEC), renamed in 2017. Abu Dhabi emirate includes Al Ain, Al Ruwais, Gayathi, Al Gharbiya (Western Region).

Registration fees

ADEC information for 2013-2014 fees says "When charged, registration fees are deductible from the tuition fees. They must not be more than 5% of the annual tuition fee."

Overdue school fees from 2009-2012 in Abu Dhabi paid by Sheikh Khalifa, President of the UAE

School fee increases in Abu Dhabi

2014-2015 school fee increases in Abu Dhabi
2013-2014 fee increases in Abu Dhabi

The 9 schools listed below were permitted a fee increase of 5%-25% by ADEC (09 Sep 2013, Emirates 24-7):

ADEC report for 2013-2014 (undated) said "63 schools applied for fee increases for 2013/2014 out of which 8 were approved as they met ADEC applied standards and regulations." Names of schools with increased fees not given.

2012-2013 fee increases for schools in Abu Dhabi

About 30 private schools received approval from ADEC to increase 2012-2013 fees by up to 9%, out of 67 schools that applied for an increase, according to a GN report 30 Aug 2012 of comments by Hamad Al Daheri, Executive Director for Private Schools and Quality Assurance at ADEC. Names of schools which increased fees not supplied.

2011-2012 Abu Dhabi fee increases

The Abu Dhabi Education Council (ADEC) said (20 July 2011, and again on 17 August 2011):

2010-2011 fee increases in Abu Dhabi

Maximum permitted increase by ADEC is 5%? Other reports said up to 20% increase allowed? Unknown if that can be overruled by the UAE MOE, as in Dubai.



Last update Friday 25-Oct-2019.
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