Oryx International School delivers the best of British Education exclusively for the children of employees of Qatar Airways and its approved subsidiaries

Owned by Qatar Airways and operated by Orbital Education, the school provides the highest standard of facilities and the best British International education in a safe, caring and welcoming environment.

Parents choose Oryx because of our strong pedagogical approach to personalised learning, our inclusive ethos, pride of belonging and our purpose built five-star facilities. Our curriculum supports all academic subjects and a wide range of enrichment subjects and activities such as STEM, the arts, sport and student wellbeing.

Key Milestones at Oryx...

January 2016 - Opened

Joining the Orbital Education family of schools

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Perfect partnership

Founded by Qatar Airways and Orbital Education, our first campus opened in Old Airport Area.

About Orbital Education

December 2016

An excellent school to choose

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BSME Member

British Schools in the Middle East supports a network of high quality British international schools in the region. In addition, they facilitate an invaluable partnership between member schools and business partners specialising in educational services, products and tools.


September 2018

Admissions block 3

Moved to new campus in Mesaimeer

Mesaimeer Campus
Barwa City Street
Mesaimeer, Doha, Qatar

Telephone number
+974 403 600 63

Email address

Our Facilities

January 2019

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CIS Member

The Council of International Schools (CIS) is a membership community committed to high quality international education.
The CIS community includes more than 1300 schools and universities, representing 123 countries.

Our Curriculum

September 2019

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Duke of Edinburgh launched

The Duke of Edinburgh’s International Award is the world’s leading youth achievement award, bringing together practical experiences and life skills to equip young people for life.

Enhanced Curriculum

November 2019

Pearson Edexcel Approved Centre

Pearson Edexcel is the brand name for academic and general qualifications from Pearson, including GCSEs and A levels, as well as some vocational qualifications, including NQV and Functional Skills.

September 2020

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Pearson Edexcel BTEC Approved Centre

Oryx International School provides a unique educational experience for our Sixth Form students.

Our School

January 2021

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UCAS registered centre

UCAS connects people to Universities in the UK, post University studies including teacher training, apprenticeships and internships.


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