General Information


General Information

  1. 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 MOI Licensing Affairs Department in Doha Driving Academy' s premises; you can complete this procedure here(from Sunday to Thursday - 7:00 am -10:00 am & for ladies, Wednesday - 7:00 am to 10:00 am).)
  2. 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.
  3. People who have opened any driving file before with other driving schools should transfer their file. For more information please call 44792263/44792264
  4. 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.
  5. People from the countries below and has driving license can convert their license by walking into any Traffic Administration Departments office with necessary documents & fee.UK, Turkey, Bosnia, Herzegovina, South Korea, and Malaysia
    For more information: Traffic Department's Head office at Madinat Khalifa - Tel: 4489 0666
  6. 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.
  7. 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 12:00pm & 4:00 pm to 7:00 pm (Saturday to Thursday)
  8. *As per the new Rule of Qatar Traffic Department effective 1st March 2016, both Full Course & Half Course will have 2 chances of Road Test.
    Signal and L&P Parking Test will be unlimited; but if failed, you have to pay QR 50/- (test-fee to Traffic dept) inorder to schedule another date. Driving license issuing fees of QR 300/- for HMV and QR 250/- for LMV has to be paid to the Traffic department office, once the applicant clears the test .

Important notes

  1. The applicant must be at least 18yrs old for light vehicle and 21yrs old for heavy/equipment vehicle.
  2. The student must carry their ID access card at all times during the training.
  3. In case if student wants to stop training for any reason, the amount of 350QR will be deducted as a management fee plus the cost of the book, access card, learning license & and the fees of the sessions attended.
  4. Absence on scheduled training will be deducted from your allotted training schedule.
  5. Learning License is valid for 3months only, you have to pay 150QR upon expiration.
  6. It is strictly prohibited to attend the practical driving class without Learning Permit & Access Card
  7. You must submit a Request Letter to Change of Practical Training Time and it is subject for approval by the Manager.
  8. Bribery or any kind of gifts is not allowed directly or indirectly.

Offer for the
month of March

Discount on all Driving Courses

For more information, Contact – Sales Division- 70513577
Office: 44792263/ 44792264