One of the top 5 schools in the UAE

Brighton College Abu Dhabi has been voted one of the top 5 schools in the UAE by Spear’s Schools Index 2021. Compiled by the Spear's Schools Index in partnership with Carfax Education Group, Brighton College Abu Dhabi was also named as one of the top 10 Schools in the Middle East and top 100 schools in the world, with its focus on “preparing pupils to be curious and confident.”

In the 2021 GCSEs the College’s pupils have achieved exceptional results with 33% of pupils scoring Grade 9s, and 92% of pupils awarded Grade 9-6 (A* - B). At A-level an outstanding 85.1% of grades were at A*-B level.

Read more about our A-level results here, and our GCSE results here.

Through their own hard work, and the guidance and support of our dedicated teachers, our pupils achieve outstanding results in external examinations.

Explore our pupils' successes below.

  • 85.1%A*-B at A-level 2021
  • 92%9-7/A*-B at GCSE 2021

Our awards

  • British School of the Year 2021 in the Private Education Awards 2022 by LUX life Magazine
  • One of the top 5 schools in the UAE by Spear’s Schools Index 2021
  • Best School for Theatre, Dance, and the Performing Arts by the Schools Compared Top Schools Awards 2021
  • Best School for Art by the Schools Compared Top Schools Awards 2019
  • Rated ‘Outstanding’ by ADEK 2018-19