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IB results day: graduates worldwide celebrate

Today more than 159,400 Diploma Programme (DP) students around the world receive their results from the May 2017 examination session. This marks a 6.42 percent increase compared with last year, and they join a community of more than 1.7 million DP graduates in 152 countries worldwide. This year's students received an average diploma score of 29.95 points (of 45 possible maximum), with 218 students achieving a perfect score.

IB results day: graduates worldwide celebrate


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IB-Harvard learning alliance strengthened

A leading professional development program offered by Harvard Graduate School of Education is now recognized by the IB in a new learning alliance.

IB-Harvard learning alliance strengthened


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Universities survey says IB develops key skills in students

In their 2017 Survey of University Admissions Officers, the ACS International Schools (ACS) and IB Schools and Colleges Association (IBSCA), explored how the Diploma Programme (DP) compares to A-levels. For the survey, 81 university admissions officers at various universities across the UK were interviewed between 8 March and 21 April 2017.

Universities survey says IB develops key skills in students