Dubai’s largest investor in education spread its wings towards Switzerland

Dubai-based investor in education plans to open Gems World Academy next year for hundreds of Etoy students in the canton of Vaud. The school will teach mostly in English the children of international workers in the Lake Geneva region. Gems Education, the largest owner of private schools in the world, pride itself on having classy educational […]

School operator to open ten new private schools in UAE

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Dubai based GEMS Education, has announced plans to open ten new private schools in the UAE over the next two years to meet growing demand and the quality targets set by the local authorities within the UAE. The schools will have British, Indian, International Baccalaureate, American and dual curriculums and will include a range of […]

British Schools in UAE Outperform UK Counterparts, GEMS Director

Margaret Atack Group Senior Director – Education, GEMS Education

GEMS students from British Curriculum schools in the UAE have outperformed their counterparts in England in the IGCSE/GCSE and A-Level Examinations for 2012 by up to 20 percentage points.

GEMS students excel while representing UAE at World Scholar’s Cup

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100 GEMS students represented the UAE against 1000 high achieving students from schools around the world and have excelled in a number of categories, in this year’s World Scholar’s Cup – Global Round, Bangkok. The students from Cambridge International School, Dubai Modern High School, GEMS Wellington Academy, GEMS World Academy, Jumeirah College, GEMS Our Own […]

Dubai-based education advocate named UNESCO Goodwill Ambassador

GEMS Education educates more than 100,000 students who represent more than 150 nationalities The head of the United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO) is set to name philanthropist, educator and entrepreneur Sunny Varkey as a Goodwill Ambassador for Education Partnerships. Mr. Varkey, founder and chairman of GEMS Education, will be recognized for “his […]

9th Middle East CEO of The Year Awards

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The Middle East CEO of the Year Awards was presented on Wednesday, April 4, 2012 at a high-profile awards ceremony at the Burj Al Arab Hotel in Dubai, UAE. Organized by the Middle East Excellence Awards Institute, these awards recognized some of the region’s most outstanding leaders of business and government organizations.

Dubai schools operator to open private schools in UK

Dubai-based, GEMS Education is reported planning to set up private schools in the United Kingdom during the next two years.

UAE GEMS students won 30 Cambridge Learner Awards in 2011

Four GEMS school students from the United Arab Emirates out-performed thousands of candidates worldwide.

GEMS represent UAE at World Schools Debating Championships

UAE's team at 'World Schools Debating Championship'

Team UAE placed fifth out of 48 participants at tournament GEMS Student receives internship with Barack Obama GEMS Education, the world’s largest kindergarten to grade 12 education provider, recently participated at ‘The World Schools Debating Championships 2011’, the most prestigious school-level debate tournament in the world. Held in Dundee, Scotland, from August 16th– 26th a […]