4 Arabic Language Schools in Dubai - Ranking 2023


4 Best language schools in Dubai (ranked based on student reviews)

How we create the points regarding what we like/dislike about a school

How our students rated their experience in Dubai


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Overall attractiveness of Dubai
5 authentic ratings from students who reserved a course with us in Dubai

Rating: 4.3/5.0

Friendliness of locals

Rating: 4.7/5.0

Interesing things to do

Rating: 4.3/5.0

Geographic setting

Rating: 4.3/5.0

Public transport

Rating: 4.7/5.0


Rating: 4.7/5.0


Rating: 5.0/5.0


Rating: 4.3/5.0


Rating: 4.7/5.0


Rating: 5.0/5.0


What our students said about Dubai

Rating: 5/5


I was here 20 years ago. Dubai is a city of modernity, the dawn of the future and internationality. Always great. Even more so now during the Expo.


Rating: 5/5


Dubai city of future, "Every day better than yesterday "


Rating: 4/5


Not a place to be, but a place to explore :-)


What school directors said about Dubai

Montserrat Taylor

Dubai offers; an easy visa process, safety, work opportunities, an English speaking environment, a cosmopolitan atmosphere and great Winter weather.

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Interesting information about Dubai

Why Dubai? Dubai is one of the seven emirates that make up the United Arab Emirates. ...
Only a century ago Dubai was a quiet town with Bedouin traders and pearl divers. The now globalized Dubai City's economy is based on the oil industry, tourism, real estate and financial services. The city boasts a very low crime rate, the Burj Al Arab (one of the world´s highest hotels), artificial islands, skiing in the desert, and possibly the best tax-free shopping around.
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Key Facts about Dubai

Population:   3,479,000
Time zone: +14h. (GMT +4)
Region: Dubai,
Currency: AED (1 AED = 0.2723 USD)
Name of city in Arabic: دبي
Visa: Nationals from USA do not require a visa to study short term courses up to 30 days. Check visa requirements for nationals from other countries.
Visa requirements data last updated on 01-12-2022 (Source)
For the most up-to-date visa information please consult with the embassy or consulate of United Arab Emirates in your country. List of embassies and consulates of United Arab Emirates on the official website - .
High season: July
Low season: April
Average course price per week (High season): 314 US$
Average course price per week (Low season): 395 US$
Cost of Living:
* 100 = prices in New York
  • Student price index excluding rent:71* (29% cheaper than New York)
  • Student price index including rent:66* (34% cheaper than New York)
  • Price index food only:73* (27% cheaper than New York)
  • Big Mac price (United Arab Emirates average): 18.00 AED
    (5% cheaper than in USA)
Mains electricity:
  • Plug Type C
  • Plug Type G
  • Residential voltage: 220 V
  • Frequency: 50 Hz

Weather in Dubai

Climate Table
Midday Temperature
Night-time Temperature
JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDec55 °F60 °F65 °F70 °F75 °F80 °F85 °F90 °F95 °F100 °F105 °FTemperature in °F
Hours of Sunshine
Water Temperature
68 °F69.8 °F73.4 °F75.2 °F80.6 °F82.4 °F86 °F89.6 °F80.6 °F80.6 °F77 °F75.2 °F

Events in DubaiBest time to take a language course in Dubai

World Cup
World Cup

31 March 2023The Dubai World Cup is the dream of every horse racer. It takes place at the Meydan racetrack, and is one of the most important equestrian events in the world.

National Day Festival
National Day Festival

02 December 2023Celebrating independence from Great Britain, National Day events include concerts and parades. But the most exceptional event of the day is the fireworks display that lights up the Dubai sky.

What to do in Dubai

Jumeirah Mosque
Jumeirah Mosque
Dubai Museum
Dubai Museum
Deira Souqs
Deira Souqs
Desert Safari
Desert Safari
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Public transportation in Dubai

FAQ about schools in Dubai

  • ES has received the best overall rating in Dubai.
  • ES, located in 15th Floor Mazaya Business Avenue, Jumeirah Lake Towers has been voted as the school with the best location in Dubai.
  • 'Student Residence KSK Homes' at ES is the best rated accommodation in Dubai.
  • The student price index in Dubai is 71.1. For details check the city's cost of living section.
  • Students rated Dubai with 3.8 stars out of 5.
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Interested in language travel to other cities? Have a look at Arabic language schools in other cities in United Arab Emirates such as Sharjah or see our list of all schools in United Arab Emirates. You may also want to consult options outside United Arab Emirates for learning Arabic.

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