Sharjah has always been a pioneer in culture and
education. The first properly organized school was
established in Sharjah in the 1950's. The old school
building still exists today and is located in the
Heritage area next to Souk Al Arsah.
Excellent multinational nursery, primary, secondary
and undergraduate education exists in Sharjah.
Since 1997, two Universities are also available.
The federal education ministry takes its responsibilities
towards private schooling very seriously. Schools
must be inspected and licenses once a year. A specified
number of Arabic tuition in compulsory for all pupils.
of Schools in Sharjah:
- Al Ma'arifa Private
- Al-Ahliya Nursery
- Greenbelt Nursery
& Wesgreen International School
- Lycee Georges
Pompidou(Sharjah French School)
- Montessori Private
- Our Own English
- Pakistan Islamia
Higher Secondary School
- Pioneer Moderns
- Sharjah American
- Sharjah English
- Sharjah German
- The International
School of Choueifat
- Victoria English