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Sheikh Zayed International Academy

Sheikh Zayed International Academy

Street 8, Sector H-8/4, Islamabad, Pakistan

+92 51 4939298



Sheikh Zayed International Academy
School type Co-educational Day & Residential
Founded 2003
Status Private
Principal Wafaa Abdul Ghaffar
Language of Instruction English
Co-ed Age Range 2-18 years
Average Class Size 12-15
Authorised IB Programmes IBDP, IBMYP, IBPYP
Diploma Coordinator Saima Sohail
MYP Coordinator Saadia Tariq
PYP Coordinator Nadeyah Adnan
Associations IB, Edexcel, CIE, NESA, British Council

Sheikh Zayed International Academy, an IB World School, in Islamabad - the capital of Pakistan is housed on a spacious green campus with facilities and space to learn and blossom. It is a dynamic, private, non-profit academic institution operating under the patronage of H.H. Sheikh Mansour Bin Zayed Al Nahyan, a board of trustees from the Ministry of Presidential Affairs, Abu Dhabi through the embassy of United Arab Emirates-Islamabad, Pakistan. Established in 2003, Sheikh Zayed International Academy-Islamabad is a privately owned co-educational, international school which offers premium-quality education of an International standard to students from Playgroup to Grade 12 level and, hence, enjoys the reputation of being one of the most prestigious academic institutions in Pakistan.

Sheikh Zayed International Academy is the only IB World School in Islamabad which has accreditation of all three IB programs i.e. DP, MYP and PYP. SZIA's varied academic curricula offers a broad range of International Baccalaureate, Cambridge International Assessment Examinations and High School options.

With a consistent focus on setting a solid academic foundation, SZIA's comprehensive and challenging curricula prepares students to achieve academic excellence and fulfill their potential in every aspect of life to make the world a better place.

SZIA prides itself of its 'internationalism' in its student body and faculty who come from various countries and enrich our environment. Home to over 23 nationalities, different mother tongues and varied culture and traditions, we manifest respect, tolerance, communication and genuine caring for one another.

Believing that each student is an intellectual, emotional, social and physical being with unique attributes and abilities, the caring and supportive, highly qualified faculty aims to help each individual student to excel to the utmost of his/her capabilities. Each teacher is an expert in ensuring that the years spent at SZIA are dynamic yet gentle, challenging yet reassuring, exciting yet reflective for the students.

The entire curriculum used at SZIA is enhanced with the incorporation of six IB approaches to teaching and five approaches to learning. A developed IT program to meet the needs of today's students studying to the highest level including a purpose built science lab, mathematics lab, smart boards/data show facilitated instruction periods and lessons promoting critical thinking and research methods serves to develop skills in our students which enable them to pursue the academic system in existence in any college or university over the world.

SZIA offers a broad range of co-curricular activities including variety of clubs, swimming classes, service learning projects and so much more. Wi-Fi is provided throughout the campus and a wide range of web-based resources for research and online learning. Students enthusiastically involve themselves in community service-learning opportunities in Islamabad.

Outstanding academic results and superb acceptance record of SZIA students at the best universities throughout the world speak volumes about the credibility and prestige of the Academy.

More details are available at www.szia.ae/about/#szia-an-ib-world-school or on Facebook www.facebook.com/sziaae.