26 applications approved for new private schools in Qatar

July 31, 2014 8:37 am

Qatar’s Supreme Education Council (SEC) has said it has so far received 90 requests for opening new private schools in the country, of which only 26 met conditions and have been given the approval, the Peninsula has reported. The new private schools to be opened in the next academic year are expected to provide more than 10,000 seats. Currently, there are 132 private schools in the country.