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Does Qatar Airways own Oryx International School?

Yes, Qatar Airways owns the school and the school is managed by Orbital Education.

Can I enrol my children in the school?

Admissions is open to local and expatriate students aged between 3 to 18 years, Foundation Stage 1 to Year 13. At least one parent must be a full time employee of Qatar Airways or one of its subsidiaries. Contact us to find out if you qualify.

Can I download and fill in the Application Form?

Yes, the Application Form is available for download here.

Who pays the tuition fees?

Parents are responsible for paying the fees directly to the school via bank transfer, cheque or cash, a receipt will be issued which can be reimbursed via the Qatar Airways intranet - GEMS system if you receive the education allowance.

How can I pay fees?

Payment can be made by cash, cheque or bank transfer. Credit card facilities are currently unavailable. If you are applying for a place from outside Qatar, fees should be paid by bank transfer.

Bank Details

Account Name

Oryx International School

Address

P.O.Box 22550, Doha, State of Qatar

Account Number

4580-585935-001

IBAN

QA87 CBQA 0000 0000 4580 5859 3500 1

Bank

Commercial Bank of Qatar

Address

P.O.Box 3232, Doha, State of Qatar

Swift Code

CBQAQAQA


Who manages the school?

Orbital Education, who operate 10 international schools around the world, manages the school. Find out more about Orbital Education here.

How do I apply for a place?

Email admissions@oryxschool.qa and the school will guide you through the process.

What documentation does the school require with the Applications Form?

The following documentation is required - detailed further information can be found in the Admissions Information link above

  • Mother’s Qatar ID copy
  • Father’s Qatar ID copy
  • Child’s Qatar ID copy
  • Mother’s passport copy
  • Father’s passport copy
  • Child’s passport copy
  • Child’s birth certificate
  • Child’s vaccination records
  • Completed Medical Form
  • Two passport-sized photos of the child
  • Child’s school reports for the last two academic years
  • Child's attested school report for the last academic year - MOE&HE registration requirement
  • Health Report for children up to the age of 6 years - obtained in Qatar
  • Covid Vaccination Certificate for students over the age of 12
When do I have to pay the tuition fees?

Tuition fees should be paid at the beginning of each term.

How do I get the tuition fees reimbursed by Qatar Airways?

The Qatar Airways employee should submit the fee payment receipt for re-imbursement up to the value of their Education Allowance via the Qatar Airways Intranet (GEMS system).