Facts about the region

As of December 2020, International Baccalaureate® (IB) programmes are being taught in 28 countries, in over 1,000 schools in Asia-Pacific.

Those schools may teach more than one IB programme. Of those schools:

  • 585 offer the Primary Years Programme (PYP)
  • 267 offer the Middle Years Programme (MYP)
  • 657 offer the Diploma Programme (DP)
  • 23 offer the Career-related Programme (CP).

Find out how to become an IB World School, including the process for implementing each of the IB’s four programmes of education, and about professional development opportunities currently being offered in the Asia-Pacific region.

You can also read global facts and figures about the IB. The IB publishes a range of statistics, which are updated regularly.