Admission Overview


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Thank you for your interest in the American School of Creative Science - Maliha. ASCS serves students from over 52 different nationalities including local citizens of UAE and expatriate communities. ASCS students speak different languages including Arabic, Urdu, and English; however, the language of instruction is English and Standard Arabic. ASCS welcomes qualified students regardless of their race, religion, color, or nationality. Please see below some general information about ASCS admissions.

The admissions cycle for the next academic year will open from January onwards of the current academic year.

Booking seats for returning students for the following academic year starts in January of every year.

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General Admissions Information

  • The academic year begins at the end of August/early September and ends June/July as stipulated by the UAE Ministry of Education (MOE).
  • Each academic year consists of 2 semesters with winter, spring, and summer breaks.
  • The school is closed during all UAE public holidays.
  • ASCS requires that all students undertake the Ministry of Education subjects, and Muslim students are further required to enroll for Islamic Studies and learn the Quran.
  • Admission depends on the availability of seats, on a first come, first served basis and age of the child. Please see below the age cut-off guidelines for admission to respective grades.
Grade Level
Age (Years) Academic Year 21-22 Academic Year 22-23
Pre-KG 3 31/08/2018 01/09/2017 31/08/2019 01/09/2018
KG 1 4 31/08/2017  01/09/2016 31/08/2018 01/09/2017
KG 2 5 31/08/2016  01/09/2015 31/08/2017 01/09/2016
Grade 1 6-8 31/08/2015 01/09/2013 31/08/2016 01/09/2014
Grade 2 7-8 1-Jan-2014 31-Dec-2012 1-Jan-2015 31-Dec-2013
Grade 3 8-9 1-Jan-2013 31-Dec-2011 1-Jan-2014 31-Dec-2012
Grade 4 9-10 1-Jan-2012 31-Dec-2010 1-Jan-2013 31-Dec-2011
Grade 5 10-11 1-Jan-2011 31-Dec-2009 1-Jan-2012 31-Dec-2010
Grade 6 11-12 1-Jan-2010 31-Dec-2008 1-Jan-2011 31-Dec-2009
Grade 7 12-13 1-Jan-2009 31-Dec-2007 1-Jan-2010 31-Dec-2008
Grade 8 13-14 1-Jan-2008 31-Dec-2006 1-Jan-2009 31-Dec-2007
Grade 9 14-15 1-Jan-2007 31-Dec-2005 1-Jan-2008 31-Dec-2006
Grade 10 15-16 1-Jan-2006 31-Dec-2004 1-Jan-2007 31-Dec-2005
Grade 11 16-17 1-Jan-2005 31-Dec-2003 1-Jan-2006 31-Dec-2004
Grade 12 17-18 1-Jan-2004 31-Dec-2002 1-Jan-2005 31-Dec-2003

Our qualified staff in the registration department will be able to assist you with inquiries and registration procedures. If you are enquiring from overseas, please fill in the online query form or call 0097165055021