Dubai International Academy, in Emirates Hills

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Dubai International Academy in Emirates Hills is managed by Innoventures Education, one of the leading names in nursery and school education in Dubai. Established in 2004 with the vision of providing the highest quality of international education, Innoventures Education is today a significant stakeholder in the education sector of the region with a portfolio of Five (5) International Schools, Nine(9) Nurseries and an Early Learning Centre for over 7000 students from over 100 countries.


DIA follows a 13- year system and is an authorized IB World School (International Baccalaureate) providing the IB Primary Years Programme (PYP) at Kindergarten and Primary school, the MYP (IB Middle Year Programme) in Secondary school and the Diploma Programme (IB DP/Courses) in Year 12 -13.

Additionally, the school offers the IB Career-related Programme (CP) with BTEC extended courses. The school is accredited by the Council of International Schools (CIS)

DIA offers a variety of Mother Tongue language programmes for native speakers (at additional cost) available during and after school hours in addition to well-developed language study programmes.

We are a truly international school and pride ourselves on our internationalism, with staff and students coming from over 82 different nationalities from all over the world.

Fact Sheet

School Head: James Lynch

Primary Contact: Claudia Helmerichs


Phone: 971 4 871 3502


Opening Hours: 7:30 am to 4:00 pm


School Location:

First Al Khail Street Emirates Hills Dubai UAE United Arab Emirates

Curriculum: International Baccalaurate (IB)

Annual Fee Range: AED 40,157 - AED 71,152

Student Age Range: 3 - 18

Class Size Range: 22 Students - 25 Students