Private schools in Dubai have been ranked among the world’s best institutions —clinching a spot in the Top 10 for mathematics, according to a performance review based on students’ skills and knowledge.
After comparing 81 countries and regions around the world, the Organisation for Economic Cooperation and Development (OECD) has released the results of its Programme for International Student Assessment (Pisa 2022).
Dubai schools’ most remarkable achievement is seen in their math performance: From No. 34 in 2015, it is now No. 9 in the world, beating countries like Canada, the UK, and Australia.
The emirate ranked 13th for reading and 14th for science, according to Pisa results.
Conducted by the OECD, Pisa evaluates the effectiveness of education systems worldwide, with mathematics being a major focus in 2022. The rankings are based on the assessment of skills and knowledge of 15-year-old students.