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 22 schools
  • MYP
    offered by 13 schools
  • DP
    offered by 31 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 Workshops in Tokyo Japan 16 December - 18 December Tokyo
IBAP Cat 1 MYP Workshops in Tokyo, Japan 22 September - 24 September Tokyo
IBAP DP Cat 1 Workshops in Tokyo, Japan 03 August - 05 August Tokyo
IBAP Governance Seminar in Tokyo, Japan 04 August - 05 August Tokyo
IBAP MYP Cat 3 Workshop in Kochi, Japan 15 August - 16 August Kochi

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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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