Admission Overview


Admission Overview

Greetings to you from Al Diyafah High School!
Please be informed that our registrations for the academic year 2022-23 is open.
Please visit  for the registration form.
The dates and procedure for the admissions are as follows:
Interview dates for FS
5th December 2021 onwards
Entrance exam dates for siblings
Year 3 to Year 10 from 12th January 2022 onwards
Entrance exam dates for non-siblings
Year 3 to Year 10 from 16th January 2022 onwards
Entrance exam for Years 1 & 2 will begin from 20th February 2022

Procedure & Criteria for FS1:
  • Parents are requested to register online, and the students will be called for an interview.
  • FS1 classes will operate as a Convenient Late Batch(CLB) from 11.00am to 2.30pm.            
Procedure & Criteria for FS2:
  • Parents who are applying for admission are required to register online.

For admission to FS2, please find the below mentioned criteria:

  • Nursery is a mandatory requirement.
  • Respond to and follow simple instructions.
  • Eat independently; communicate and attend to toilet needs independently (toilet trained).
  • Tripod pencil grip. (free hand drawing)
  • Identify and recognize letter sounds (a-z).
  • Linking sounds with objects.
  • Identify and count numbers from 1-10.
  • Place value from 1-10

Shortlisted students, FS2 admissions, will be called for an assessment (on-campus/online) based on the Early Years expectations.  


Registration Process 
1. Online Registration
  • Parents applying for admissions are required to register online. Click here for online registration.
  • The pre-admission login details will be sent to the registered mobile number only for shortlisted students
  • All required information, student's photograph (with white background) and documents must be updated online
2. Entrance Exam
  • Students from Year 1 to Year 10 will be called for an age-appropriate assessment (on- campus/online) on the above-mentioned dates. On successful completion of the assessment and depending on the availability of a seat, the students will be required to attend an interview with the Head of the respective department.
  • Students who are shortlisted for the written assessment/interview will be required to pay an assessment fee of AED 525 (including VAT) which is non-refundable and non-adjustable. On confirmation, school fees must be paid as per the school policy. Kindly refer to our fee structure for the same. The fee is subject to change.


Please note:
·        If siblings miss the interview/assessment dates they will fall under the “non-sibling” category and will not be given (sibling) preference.
·       Students applying for admission to Year 4 upwards must upload the CAT4 results along with the latest report card while registering online. If the student has not done the CAT4 exam in his/her current school, it will be conducted by us on payment of AED 100/- before the academic year begins.
3. Acceptance & Admissions

If your child is accepted into the school you will receive an offer for a place from the Admissions Team, and you must respond within 7 days to secure the place. 

4. Submission of required documentation

Shortlisted students will be required to upload the below mentioned documents in the pre-admission module.

  • Passport 
  • Passport
  • Emirates ID
  • Emirates ID
  • Visa
  • Visa
  • Birth certificate
  • Immunization record

Attestation detail for transfer:

In case of transfer from schools within Dubai
Original TC from the school
In case of transfer from other Emirates
Duly attested by the Education zone
In case of OVERSEAS transfer
The transfer certificate should be duly attested by
*Ministry of Education
*Ministry of Foreign Affairs in the country from which migrating
*UAE Embassy in the country from which migrating
(Attestation is not required for UK, US, Canada, Australia, and Europe)
5. Fees
  • On confirmation, an Admission & Registration fee of AED 1000/- (non-refundable) and 10% of the school fee will be charged. You will also be required to pay the school fee via an online bank transfer.  Admission is confirmed only on payment of the school fees. On cancellation of admission, the fee will be refunded as per the KHDA guidelines.
The fee is subject to change. 


Please click here for fee structure.

Admission policy 

Please click here for Admission policy.

 Age Criteria for 2022-23  

Year group
Year of birth
2019(3 years as on 31st August)
2018(4 years as on 31st August)
Year 1
Year 2
Year 3
Year 4
Year 5
Year 6
Year 7
Year 8
Year 9
Year 10
Year 11
Year 12
Year 13