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Arab Academy, Cairo, Egypt

3 A Kamil El-Shinnawi Street - 11451 Cairo - see on map
Arab Academy
Only limited information is available for Arab Academy, Cairo. Arabic courses as this language school can not be booked on our site. The information is provided in order to orient our visitors about the complete range of language course options available in Cairo.

Location: Arab Academy is an Arabic language school located in Cairo, the capital city of Egypt. The school resides in the Garden City neighbourhood, which is an affluent part of the city.

Getting around: 10 minutes by foot from the school entrance is a ferry terminal for travelling down the River Nile. The Saad Zaghloul metro station is a short walk from Arab Academy, and this line stretches across the city. There are a number of bus stops near the school.

Social and Cultural: The public transport links around the school, reach main attractions such as the Mosque of Muhammad Ali and Khan el-Khalili. The Egyptian Museum and the Cairo Tower are walkable from Arab Academy.

Course selection: The school offers a range of Arabic programmes for classroom-based learning or through a virtual platform.
  • The language school Arab Academy was founded in Cairo, Egypt in 1998.
  • Tax registration ID: 239-813-863

Arabic Courses

General Language
Information for all courses offered by Arab Academy
Lesson duration
50 minutes
Course material
Generally course material is distributed free to students and will stay in student property.
Days without class
In 2023 (including national and regional bank holidays):
01 Jul. 2023, 05 Jan. 2023, 07 Jan. 2023, 10 Jun. 2023.
School policy regarding bank holidays:Full number of lost classes are made up
Level test
A test to assess your exact language level takes place before the start of the course via an online form.

Lessons needed per Arabic language level

Level (CEFR)Level descriptionsLESSONS needed per levelWEEKS needed
(20 lessons per week)
A1BeginnerNo knowledge, or an understanding of only a very few basic words/phrases.A1 to A224012
A2ElementaryCan understand and speak about simple topics: i.e. family, shopping, hobbies.A2 to B148024
B1IntermediateCan speak about future and past events, give reasons and explanations for a situation.B1 to B254027
B2Higher IntermediateCan speak about abstract topics, produce clear detailed text on many subjects.B2 to C160030
C1AdvancedCan use language flexibly and effectively.C1 to C266033
C2ProfiencyCan express himself/herself spontaneously, very fluently and precisely.
Data above gives some guidance. For more details consult our page How long does it take to learn a language or reach a specific level.

Our price includes

  • INCLUDED Wireless LAN zone at school

Videos & Photos

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Arab Academy

Arabic teacher qualifications
100% hold a university degree
100% hold a recognised language teaching qualification
Languages spoken by school staff (cannot be guaranteed by school)
First day of course
Students should arrive at 8:30
Student gender mix:
50% male / 50% female
School Size
Offer for returning students
You will be refunded/waived the school's administration fee If you already attended previously a course at Arab Academy and you book here.
Payment methods accepted for payments made directly to the school
Bank Transfer - logo

General school facilities

  • Kitchen for student use

  • Microwave for student use

  • Fridge for student use

  • Free after-class access to language learning software

  • Student support desk

  • Free water dispenser

  • Free WIFI

  • Classroom equipment

    • TV in all classrooms

    • Electronic whiteboard in all classrooms

    • Air conditioning in all classrooms

    • Ample natural light in most classrooms

    Number of classrooms: 11
    Paid parking (<500m)

Student Age / Nationality

Average number of students
Adult courses - In summer: 25
Adult courses - Throughout the year: 20
Junior courses - In summer: 10
Junior courses - Throughout the year: 3
Average number of levels
Adult courses In summer: 20
Adult courses Throughout the year: 20
Junior courses In summer: 20
Junior courses Throughout the year: 20
Average age of students
In summer: 25 years
Throughout the year: 25 years

Top student nationalities

Age of students

Visa Documents

Nationals from USA require a visa to enter and study in Egypt.
Check visa requirements for nationals from other countries.
Nationals from countries that require a visa will receive documents from the school, related to booking confirmation, which is required for the visa application.

Student Testimonial Videos

Note: The video testimonials of students from Arab Academy have been provided by the school and schools do not usually publish negative testimonials.


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FAQ about Arab Academy, Cairo

  • Depending on the chosen course, the maximum number of students at Arab Academy varies from 1 students (Online Kids Arabic Course) to 6 students (Full-Time Course - Modern Standard Arabic)
  • 100% of teachers at Arab Academy hold a university degree. 100% hold a recognized language teaching certificate.
  • The highest Nationality percentage at Arab Academy comes from USA with a 40% representation, followed by students from England (30%) and Italy (8%).
  • Arab Academy offers courses from 0 years to 99. Average age is 25 during the summer and 25 for the rest of the year.

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