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2020 Academic Year Admissions Open

Admission to the school is open to local and expatriate students aged between 3 to 17 years, Foundation Stage 1 to Year 12. At least one parent must be a full-time employee of Qatar Airways.

To apply to join Oryx International School, please complete the Admissions Form which you can find here.

School tours: Monday starting at 16:00 and Tuesday starting at 10:00. Please book to reserve a place at with the following information – Parent/s: first and last name, email address, mobile number; Child/ren: first and last names, Date of Birth, current Year/Grade, School moving from, Curriculum studying in, and starting date.

To contact the Admissions Team call +974 4036 0085 or email

Please email for advertised vacancies.

Find out what our parents say here.

We appreciate all the effort and the love you put into our kids and would like to say thank you for always making us parents feel welcome and considering us as part of the same team."
Year 1 parent, Annette Lobo


Does Qatar Airways own Oryx International School?

Yes, Qatar Airways owns the school but do not run it.

Who runs the school?

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

Can I enrol my child in the school?

Admissions is open to local and expatriate students aged between 3 to 17 years, Foundation Stage 1 to Year 12. 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.

How do I apply for a place?

Email and the school will guide you through the process.

Can I download and fill in the Application Form?

Yes, the Application Form is available for download here.

What documentation does the school require with the Application 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
  • Health Report for children up to the age of 6 years - obtained in Qatar

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.

When do I have to pay the tuition fees?

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

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


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

Account Number



QA87 CBQA 0000 0000 4580 5859 3500 1


Commercial Bank of Qatar


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

Swift Code


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.