More than 4,000 schools so far have chosen to teach International Baccalaureate® (IB) programs, with their unique academic thoroughness and their prominence on students' personal development. Those colleges use over 70000 educators, teaching more than one million students worldwide.
The International Baccalaureate® (IB) Diploma Programme (DP) is an assessed programme for students aged 16 to 19. It is revered by leading universities across the world.
Find out the way to become associate IB World College, in order to implement the DP, and read about the benefits and objectives of the DP curriculum below.
What the DP provides to students?
Through the DP, Schools are able to develop students who:
Possess excellent breadth and depth of knowledge
Prosper physically, intellectually, emotionally and ethically
Learn at least two languages
Shine in traditional academic subjects
Tour the nature of knowledge through the programme's distinctive theory of knowledge course.
Why provide the DP?
The international analysis shows that there are several advantages to selecting the dp over different 16-19 curricula. For example:
DP students are better able than their peers to cope with the demanding assignment, manage their time and meet the expectations placed on them, according to one study.
Analysis of dp students in Canada, the UK, and the USA found that the DP's extended essay improves students' approach to learning in higher education.
72% of students taking the DP in China attend one in all the world's prime five hundred universities, according to a 2013 study.