Dhirubhai Ambani International School – An Overview

 The Dhirubhai Ambani International School was established a decade ago with the belief that every child is a talent house; when provided with the right mix of guidance, environment and opportunities. The school’s motto is an image of their belief i.e., “Dare to Dream…Learn to Excel”.The school takes its inspiration from Late Shri Dhirubhai Ambani and like him, has an unwavering commitment to excellence. Among the best educational institutes across Mumbai, the school has build an exceptional reputation of providing stimulating environment for holistic learning. It wishes to teach its students to appreciate our history, culture, teachings and as well as foster global-mindedness with frequent exchange programs with several international universities, colleges and institutes.

The school follows two curriculum: ICSE and IGCSE as well as offer International Baccalaureate Diploma Programme (IBDP) which is a post secondary school programme.The Founder and Chairman of Dhirubhai Ambani International School , Mrs. Nita Ambani, defines this school as “where learning is a joy, and teaching a pleasure; a school that places the child at the heart of every endeavour; a school that makes learning meaningful and progressive; a school with an Indian mind, an Indian heart and an Indian soul; a school that provides a robust foundation for children to grow into knowledgeable, creative, compassionate and capable human beings and responsible citizens.”

If you have been considering admitting your child here, you would find the given below information valuable.

Admission Procedure at Dhirubhai Ambani International School

  • The first step involves obtaining of the admission application form from the campus of the school located at Bandra-Kurla Complex, Bandra (East).
  • Then you need to pay the registration fees along with submitting the completed form and attaching all the documents asked in the form.
  • Appearing on the scheduled date for the admission test or appearing for a scheduled meet with school faculty.
  • Participating with other parents/students seeking admission. You may also meet our current students on request.
  • The school will communicate its decision on a child’s admission to his or her parents.
  • Acceptance of admission letter by parents and then submitting the fees for a specific grade along with submitting all documents asked by the school management.
  • Final confirmation of admission by Dhirubhai Ambani International School.


School Location and Campus

Located at Bandra-Kurla Complex, the school is accessible to students living across the length and the breadth of the city. The seven-storey school building is a house to state-of-the art infrastructure with well-equipped laboratories, modern classrooms, landscaped lawns and gardens and terrace gardens. Most of the areas of the school buildings such as labs, cafeterias, classes, library and auditoriums are air-conditioned.


Infrastructure and Facilities

Classrooms: Each classroom of Dhirubhai Ambani International School is equipped with:

  • customised furniture
  • lockers for every student
  • display boards
  • class boards
  • digital clock
  • Wi-Fi internet connection
  • air conditioners
  • public address system

Labs and special learning rooms:

The list of labs and dedicated teaching rooms of Dhirubhai Ambani International School goes long. Give it a look here.

  • Physics lab.
  • Chemistry lab.
  • Biology lab.
  • Art room.
  • Music room: Hindustani Music Room and Western Music Room.
  • Social Science room.
  • Computer lab.
  • Mathematics lab.
  • Yoga room.
  • Rooms dedicated to several languages.


Another centre of attraction at the school is its library which has space to house 40,000 books. Moreover, the students have access to periodicals, audio-visual library, photocopying machine and the internet connection. One can also go through the school’s archives of various learning reports in the library.


The air-conditioned auditorium is located on the ground floor of the school and is used to organise:

  • assemblies
  • concerts
  • lectures
  • indoor games and
  • other gatherings.

Medical Room:

The school lays a lot of significance on the health and safety of its pupils. The medical room is opened throughout the school hours with qualified nurses always available there. The students can meet the school doctor twice in a week. A doctor is always available on the campus to handle emergency cases.The routine medical check up of all grades hold prime importance for the school management. Dental and ophthalmologic camps are organised time-to-time.

Cafeterias and Drinking Water:

Water purifiers are installed on every floor of the school building. The two cafeterias are two excellently done dining halls that maintain high standards of hygiene and cleanliness. Only nutritious lunch and snacks are served to the students.

Transport facilities:

The school operates bus service on 24 routes. Once the admission formalities have been completed, you can get the details of different bus routes, bus charges and schedule time for pick-up and drop off at various bus points. As for now, the school doesn’t plan to further extend its bus routes.


Last but not the least, Dhirubhai Ambani International School takes pride in its faculty members who have come with vast teaching experience from different parts of the world. They all work towards the collective goal of nurturing their students to grow up to become self-respecting, self-dependent and responsible students.

August 27, 2014