Admissions Overview

Brief information about College admissions

Thank you for considering Jumeirah College for your child’s secondary school education.

Jumeirah College is a GEMS Education School, teaching Year 7 to Year 13 students in the National Curriculum for England. We have earned the reputation for providing a first class education to students from over 63 different nationalities. Jumeirah College is registered with the Department for Education in London as a British Overseas School and as an external centre for U.K. examination boards.

Jumeirah College is open to applications for Years 8, 9, 10 and 12 for the academic year 2020-2021. 

We are currently closed for applications to Year 7. 

School Tours: Bespoke tours of the campus are available by appointment and are conducted at 8.45am, in busy periods tours may be conducted in small groups of up to 3 families.

To schedule a tour, please contact the College to book a convenient date.

Please note: Jumeirah College follows a modest dress code appropriate to the UAE culture.

If you would like assistance applying to other GEMS schools in the area, please visit the GEMS Enrolment Centre website at or contact the GEMS Enrolment Centre on: 600 56 7771. If you are enquiring from overseas, please contact the Enrolment Centre on the following email address [email protected] or call +971 4 395 8494.

Thank you and we look forward to receiving your application. Please contact us should you have any further questions.

Mrs Julia Hubbard


[email protected]

Admission of Students of Determination


Jumeirah College works in line with the Dubai Inclusive Education Policy Framework (2017) and incorporates good working practice in line with legislation such as the:

  • UN Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities and Optional Protocol, Federal Law No. (29) of 2006 concerning the Rights of People of Determination
  • Law No. (2) of 2014 concerning the Protection of the Rights of Persons with Disabilities in the Emirate of Dubai
  • Executive Council Resolution No. (2) of 2017 Regulating Private Schools in the Emirate of Dubai
  • General Rules for the Provision of Special Education Programs and Services (Public & Private Schools)
  • as well as the SEND Code of Practice (UK, 2015).

Admission of Students of Determination

Jumeirah College is highly committed to being an inclusive school which admits students with a variety of needs including those who are gifted and talented, special educational needs, or have physical, emotional, social, cultural or language challenges.  For further information about the Admissions process please refer to the Admissions Policy.  Please visit our Inclusion Page for our Inclusion Statement. For a copy of the Inclusion Policy please contact the Head of Inclusion on [email protected].