High Quality Programs
The Primary Years Program for pupils aged 3 to 12 focuses on the development of the whole child in the classroom and in the world outside.
The Middle Years Program for pupils aged 11 to 16 provides a framework of academic challenge and life skills, achieved through embracing and transcending traditional school subjects.
The Diploma Program for students aged 16 to 19 is a demanding two-year curriculum leading to final examinations and a qualification that is welcomed by leading universities around the world.
IB develops and offers three programs of international education for students aged 3 to 19, working in close cooperation with IB World Schools. The three programs span the years from kindergarten to pre-university. The programs can be offered individually or as a continuum.
Each program includes a curriculum and pedagogy, student assessment appropriate to the age range, professional development for teachers and a process of school authorization and evaluation. The programs are available through 2,145 IB World Schools in 125 countries.