About IAL

The Institute for the Arabic Language (IAL) was established to promote the Arabic Language and highlight its importance in the UAE and the Arab world, and to also offer external support to the educational community: teacher training, assessment instruments, and curricula design. The Institute is also intended to establish a translation service for major international works.



IAL aspires to be a leading teaching and research institute in the UAE and the region, recognized for its excellence in developing and applying innovative teaching methodologies, and its contributions to research in language and culture.


The Institute of Arabic Language is committed to preparing graduates who are competent communicators in written and spoken professional Modern Standard Arabic through the offering of skill-based Arabic language courses designed to promote linguistic identity, thorough knowledge of Arabic heritage, academic, professional and creative writing, critical thinking, and academic honesty.