The applicant must be at least 18 years to apply for light vehicle licence and 21 years for heavy/equipment vehicle.
Students who do not possess any driving license are considered as "Beginner" and thus have to register for Full Course to get Qatar driving license. Students possessing their country's license are eligible for Half Course.
An approval from the MOI Traffic Department is required for half course and for foreign licenses holders. We have section of Department of Licensing Affairs in Doha Driving Academy' s premises; you can complete this procedure here(from Sunday to Wednesday- 6:30 am -10:30 am- for Ladies, Thursday- 6:30 am to 10:30 am).)
Students can register for either Automatic or Manual gear transmission for their car driving license. However, please note that Automatic license holders are not allowed to drive a Manual gear vehicle.
People who have opened any driving file before with other driving schools should transfer their file. For more information please call 44792263/44792264 or 70513577
People from the countries below and has driving license are eligible for the direct test.
GCC (Gulf Cooperation Council: Bahrain, Kuwait, Oman, Saudi Arabia and UAE) license, or Andorra, Australia, Austria, Belgium, Brunei, Canada, Denmark, Finland, France, Germany, Greece, Hong Kong, Iceland, Ireland, Italy, Japan, Liechtenstein, Luxembourg, Monaco, Morocco, Netherlands, New Zealand, Norway, Portugal, San Marino, Singapore, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland, Tunisia, USA and Vatican City.
Please verify the Profession mentioned on your QID to clarify the eligibility to apply for driving license, please download and see the list from here.
Before performing the Eye-test make sure the following, if you are wearing eyeglasses/contact lenses, then your photographs should have glasses/lenses. The working hours of eye-test centre in Academy is from 7:00 am to 12:00 pm & 4:00 pm to 7:00 pm (Saturday to Thursday)
The student must carry their ID access card at all times during the training.
In case if student wants to stop training for any reason, the amount of QAR 350 will be deducted as a management fee plus the cost of the book, access card, learning license & and the fees of the sessions attended.
Absence on scheduled training will be deducted from your allotted training schedule.
Learning permit is valid for only 3 months, renewal charges is QAR 150.
You must submit a Request Letter to Change of Practical Training Time and it is subject for approval by the Manager.
Bribery or any kind of gifts is not allowed directly or indirectly.