First teaching of the IB

There has been an IB World School in this country since:


IB World schools

currently offer one or more of four IB programmes.

  • PYP
    offered by 20 schools
  • MYP
    offered by 9 schools
  • DP
    offered by 26 schools

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Universities recognise the IB

with official policies for admitting IB students to their courses.

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on recognition in JAPAN

Upcoming professional development

Educators can attend IB events and workshops. In the next two months, the number of events is:

Upcoming events in JAPAN
IBAP DP Cat 1, Cat 2, Cat 1/2 Mixed Workshops in Kobe, Japan 04 March - 06 March Kobe
IBAP DP Cat 1 Workshops in Sapporo, Japan 28 March - 30 March Sapporo

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Resources for schools in Japan

The IB has published key documents, about its programmes and practice, in Japanese.  


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