Over 60 Years of Legacy the story began in 1959, when two passionate teachers – KS and Mariamma Varkey – left Kerala, India for the United Arab Emirates in search of a better life for their young family. They had been led by one purpose: to put a quality education within the reach of every learner. GEMS Education is one of the largest Kindergarten to Grade 12 private education providers in the world. They provide diverse curricula and educational choices to all socio-economic means, and they have schools in the Middle East, North Africa, Asia, Europe and North America. In the MENA region alone, they own and operate over 60 schools, serving in excess of 130,000 students.
In 2019, GEMS International Schools had been established in Cairo, Egypt, offering a variety of educational models that cater to the needs of each individual student. With four GEMS Schools under one wing, located throughout East Cairo and Alexandria, offering British, American, and IB curricula to 3,500 students. The British curriculum is designed to develop critical thinking skills and encourage independent learning. The American curriculum focuses on developing strong communication skills and preparing students for success in college. The IB curriculum is a rigorous academic program that develops inquiring, knowledgeable, and caring young people who help to create a better and more peaceful world. Each curriculum is designed to challenge students and prepare them for success in their future leaders. We’re always eager to expand our network with the best schools to provide the highest level of education, check our list of GEMS Schools in Egypt: