Enrollment Process

The Russian School of Abu Dhabi accepts students throughout the school year for grade levels with openings.

It is the parent’s responsibility to complete all application material. Failure to provide complete and accurate information on the application documents may result in the application to be denied for enrolment, or the student being asked to withdraw from the school after being enrolled.

The application documents to be submitted to the Admissions Office.

Enrollment process


Complete the Admission form online. If you have any problems, please email info@russianschool.ae and we will contact you as a matter of priority.

*Please note, after assessment, all students who are joining (RSAD) from another school will require a Transfer Certificate


An application fee of 500AED, including VAT (non-refundable, non-transferrable and non- deductible) will be required in order to book your assessment.

The application fee may be remitted by bank transfer or in person to our Accounts Department by debit/credit card, cheque made payable RSAD or cash.


As part of our admissions process, pre-KG and KG students are invited to an interview, primary students are invited to age-appropriate test-based assessment where knowledge of Russian, English, Mathematics will be assessed. Our Academic team will determine the student’s readiness for the programmes.

RSAD reserves the right to refuse an applicant after this step.


You and your child will be invited to a meeting with RSAD administrative staff.

RSAD reserves the right to refuse an applicant after this step.


You will be invited to send documents to complete the application.

RSAD reserves the right to request other supporting documents or reports relevant to the admission process.

For Foreign Applicants, in addition to items above, provide:

Copy of the passport pages for the applicant and at least one (1) parent showing:
– Picture, date of birth and passport number
– Date of issue and expiration
– Visa showing length of stay in UAE (to be submitted when available)