Skip to main content

MOE Approval (Ministry of Education Approval)

MOE approval is a Ministry requirement that allows students to be enrolled in ISG. MOE approval is required for all students (KG-G12), except US nationals.

NOTE: No student is allowed to attend school before submitting the required MOE approval documents.

Required documents: 

  • Ministry of education form
  • Student's passport
  • Sponsor's passport
  • Student's Iqama
  • Sponsor's Iqama
  • Student birth certificate (required for KGs and Grade 1)
  • Recent report card certificate:
    • Attested by the Ministry of Foreign Affairs and the Saudi embassy in the country from where the certificate is issued if the transfer is from outside KSA.
    • Attested by the Foreign Education Department / MOE if the transfer is within the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia.
    • Stamped by the school if the transfer is within the Eastern Province.
  • Leaving certificate from previous school
  • Employment letter from the sponsor's company in KSA

Saudi applicants

  • Must obtain MOE approval from Riyadh prior to enrollment.

Aramco school transfers

  • Refer to the ISG school registrar.