The Ministry of Education and Higher Education (MOEHE) has issued the admission policy in schools for the academic year 2018-2019. This policy outlines the admission categories in public schools, as well as the procedures for registration, transfer and deletion of students, which schools have to abide by as per the policies of MOEHE.

The policy defines the rules for admission and registration of students in morning public schools, and it sets the regulations governing the senior education students (home schooling system) in morning public schools.

According the policy, the following are accepted in public schools: children of Qataris, children of Qatari women, children of GCC citizens, children of non-Qataris in ministries, other government entities and public institutions, children of non-Qataris in private, charitable organizations and institutions, in addition to children of private sector employees in the areas and villages where there are no private schools.

Source: Government of Qatar