AIU-Irsyad International School is a reputed school in Alor Setar which follows three core values - God conscious, people centred and excellence driven. The school describes itself as being developed for God and for humanity. The school is a partnership between an institution which is renowned for its charity work and another for its educational excellence. They seek to provide an outstanding and first class educational experience to all students. The school teaches a progressive model of Islam to students. It also teaches about social inclusion between Muslims and others and how to bridge the gap between the have and the have-nots. The school strives to provide a global experience to students. It has core programmes on serving humanity.
AIU-Irsyad International School describes itself as a balanced school which adapts the Cambridge IGCSE curriculum and amulgumate the same with a technology enabled learning environment and Islamic teachings and values. The school provides education at the primary level. It boasts of highly engaging teaching methodology where students learn while having fun. The curriculum is a balance of IGCSE and a religious curriculum which gives students a multi-disciplinary outlook and helps them to appreciate cross cultural diversity. The school also concentrates actively on character development. This way, the school provides a holistic education to each student by engaging them in academics, sports and aesthetic activities.