Owned by Qatargas Operating Company Ltd. (Qatargas), Al Khor International School (AKIS) was established in 1999 to cater exclusively for the children of the company's employees. The school is located in Al Khor Community, approximately 40 km north of Doha. 

A co-educational and non-selective school, AKIS offers the following provision to students from Foundation Stage through to Post 16 (4-18 years of age): 

• British curriculum (BC) 
• Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE) of India 
• Ministry of Education and Higher Education Curriculum (MoEHE) - Arabic, Qatar History and Islamic Studies. 

Approximately 4,000 students are taught across four buildings, by a dedicated and skilled team of 500 academic and administrative members of staff. 

AKIS British curriculum and CBSE are licensed by the Ministry of Education and Higher Education (MoEHE), and fully comply with its resolutions and the laws of the State of Qatar.