As a requirement by the United Arab Emirates’ Ministry of Education and for us to be able to register your child legally with the Ministry of Education, it is mandatory that we receive a Transfer Certificate (TC) from your child’s current school.
All children entering Grade 2 and upwards at RAK Academy School must provide a Transfer Certificate, regardless of the country and educational curriculum they are coming from.
Please see below the Transfer requirements:
Transfer within the Emirate
Transfer from one school to another within Ras Al Khaimah requires an official transfer certificate issued from the previous school, and stamped by the MOE in RAK. Transfers within the Emirate cannot take place after November 1st of the current Academic Year.
Transfer from another Emirate
Transfer from one Emirate to another requires an official transfer certificate issued from the previous school and stamped by the previous Emirate’s Educational Zone.
Please see below the transfer certificate stamp and signature requirements:
School stamp and signature of Principal.
Stamp from Ministry of Education in the country where the School is located.
Stamp from UAE Embassy in country where the School is located. If there is no UAE Embassy in the country where the School is located, then a stamp can be obtained from the UAE Foreign Affairs in UAE (Dubai or Sharjah).
Stamp from Foreign Affairs of the country where the School is located.
A Transfer Certificate sample can be Downloaded Here. (Link)
Important information if enrolling during the Academic Year:
All Students joining the Academy November 1st onwards in ALL year groups must submit a Transfer Certificate showing the grade they are currently studying in from the start of the Academic Year to date.