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Find the Best School For Your Child at This Unique British Schools Fair in Dubai

The British Boarding Schools Show in Dubai will give parents in the Middle East access to more leading British schools than any other event

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21 November 2022

Last updated on 22 November 2022

Free tickets to the event are available for parents and students.

Plan your child's future, find the right schools, and explore world-class UK education at the British Boarding Schools Show this Saturday November 26th, 2022, at the Sheraton Hotel Dubai.

Now in its 10th edition, this unique schools fair gives families the chance to meet and consult with outstanding boarding academies, as well as business, medical, hospitality and specialist schools face-to-face.

With a wide range of exhibiting schools plus a programme of talks and workshops featuring heads, admissions directors, and education experts, there is no better place for a parent to plan their child's future!

Why choose a British education for your child?

Worldwide interest in British boarding schools continues to grow. There are currently over 69,000 boarders in UK schools, and 41% are from overseas families.

Many expat parents opt for a British education which has an excellent global reputation. The benefits of boarding at a leading British school are undisputed and, most importantly, recognised by both university admissions teams and employers.

Students graduate as high-achieving, well informed, and confident global citizens, who make excellent candidates for top international universities.

The British Boarding Schools Show provides a unique opportunity to get the inside track on the British education system, as well as meet some of the most prestigious schools in the UK, all under one roof and in one day.

What to expect at the British Boarding Schools Show in Dubai

25 exhibiting schools

Living in the Gulf region, it can be challenging to find the right school for your child, especially if you are considering options beyond the local schools.

At the British Boarding Schools Show 2022, parents and children will have a unique opportunity to receive personalised free advice directly from senior school admissions staff.

This year, attendees can expect a carefully refined list of attending schools from the very best of British private education - all with incredible success rates in preparing their students for the world's top universities. The alumni these schools produce include business leaders, politicians, academics, and athletes.

Free seminars and special talks

Parents and children can consult with school admissions experts who will be available throughout the show, offering advice and guidance on finding the very best education for your child.

Expect detailed introductions and what to expect when sending your child to a boarding school at 11/13+ and 16+ with their free-to-attend special seminars.

Leading this will be William Petty, Director at Bonas MacFarlane, London’s leading educational consultancy. William has been featured in several popular publications including The Times, The Economist, and Tatler, and has appeared in BBC Radio 4’s Today programme.

Click here for the full schedule. Seminars and keynotes will take place from 1PM to 4PM.

Don't miss this opportunity to meet the very best British curriculum boarding schools from across the UK and Europe, all in one place!

Click here to get your free tickets!

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Residents of Dubai and families based around the Middle East and UAE are warmly invited to attend the 10th British Boarding Schools Show at the Sheraton Hotel Dubai on Saturday November 26th 2022. Meet and build relations with the most prestigious British boarding schools without travelling thousands of miles, and explore life-changing educational opportunities all in a single day and a single place. Connect with parents whose children are already at school in the UK and attend seminars on successfully transferring into the UK system. Find out more about entry requirements, explore scholarships and bursaries and ask key questions all on the day.

Sheraton Hotel, Dubai United Arab Emirates