Ekhlass International School (E.I.S) in Kemaman, Terengganu, Malaysia

Ekhlass International School (E.I.S) was established in 1995 to cater to the academic needs of the increasing numbers of expatriate children in rural Kijal, Terengganu. From a modest school housing less than 10 children in its pioneering days, EIS now has over 100 children of diverse ages and background, with over 22 academic staff.

Located within walking distance from the breathtakingly beautiful natural Awana beaches, EIS promises to provide a high international standard of education within Malaysian shores.

The school is owned and run by an experienced educator, Puan Fariza binti Dato’ Dr. Hj. Kassim, who has years of experiences as a childhood educator. She graduated from Science University of Malaysia, in childhood education.

Subjects Taught in Ekhlass International School

In accordance to the standard British curriculum, the subjects taught are as follows:-

  • English
  • Mathematics
  • Science
  • ICT
  • History
  • Geography
  • Moral Education
  • Art & Design
  • Physical Education
  • Tae-Kwondo
  • In addition to the above, Ekhlass International School also provide classes for the Bahasa Malaysia language and Islamic studies.

School Term & Schooling Hours

As Ekhlass International School follow the British Academic Curriculum, one school year is divided into three terms, commencing in September and ending in July the following year. School closes for the summer holidays in August.

  • Term 1 September – December
  • Term 2 January – April
  • Term 3 May – July

Ekhlass International School caters for the needs of children aged two (2) to twelve (12) years old. Classes range from Pre-School to Primary School.

In addition, as practiced by the northern eastern states of Malaysia, the:
SCHOOL DAYS: Sunday to Thursday
SCHOOL HOURS: 8.45am – 2.00pm
SCHOOL WEEKENDS: Friday & Saturday

Ekhlass International School Facilities

Ekhlass International School classrooms are fully air-conditioned and the school is equipped with a resource center, a science lab, computer lab, dining hall, playground and a music room.


For the convenience of parents, EIS provides lunch for all children. All meals provided are halal.


Transport via a private school bus is also available for the Kemaman, Kijal, Kemasik, Kerteh and Paka areas. Please inquire within.


Applications for admission at all levels are accepted throughout the year. However, the placements of students into their respective classes are subject to the results of a pre-placements test.

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Ekhlass International School Contact Details

Ekhlass International School
21-22A, Baiduri Apartment,
Awana Kijal Resort, Kijal,
24100 Kemaman,
Terengganu, Malaysia.

Tel: +6(09)864 0594
Mobile: +6(012)957 2292

Email: info@ekhlasskijal.com