The Italian International School is pursuing authorization as an IB World School and offers IB Curriculum.

Italian International School Abu Dhabi is a candidate school for the IB programme.

Furthermore, IB World Schools share a common philosophy: the commitment to high-quality, challenging, and international education that we firmly believe is important to our students.

IIS adopts the International Baccalaureate Curriculum with an Italian Enrichment. That being said, all core subjects are taught in English, and students will also have the chance to take Arabic and Italian lessons. Moreover, the school offers the Italian Curriculum to facilitate the choice; parents get to choose the appropriate Curriculum for their little ones.


The IIS experience involves acquiring life skills, multilingual learning, and community living. We offer a rich, world-class curriculum that draws on globally recognized best practices and is enriched with the Italian and Arabic languages and culture within the highly regarded IB system. But the IIS experience is not just about what we teach; it is a way of living and learning about the world and being inspired by it every day.

Our education offer focuses on the following:

International education to develop globally-minded future leaders

Acquiring a life-long love for learning

Acquiring an interdisciplinary thinking

Multiple language exposition to enhance students’ cognitive development


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Khalifa City A, Abu Dhabi, UAE

Phone: +971 50 4472 466

Landline: +971 2 208 4100