IB recognition resource library

The International Baccalaureate® (IB) strives to provide easily accessible, accurate and updated information on IB recognition for all of our stakeholders.

 Browse our collection of the most frequently requested resources in the following categories:

Guides to IB programmes

Research

Key findings from programme impact research-Global
Key findings from programme impact research-Americas
Key findings from programme impact research-Africa, Europe, Middle East
Key findings from programme impact research-Asia Pacific

Key findings from programme impact research-DP
Key findings from programme impact research-MYP
Key findings from programme impact research-PYP

Postsecondary educational attainment of DP students in the US
The IB in US Title I schools

All programme impact research studies
All programme development research studies

Model IB recognition policies for universites

MYP subject briefs

DP subject briefs

Language and literature
Language A: literature SL/HL
Language A: language and literature SL/HL
Literature and performance SL
Language acquisition
Classical languages SL/HL
Language B SL/HL
Language ab initio SL
Individuals and societies
Business management SL/HL
Economics SL/HL
Geography SL/HL
Global Politics  SL/HL
History SL/HL
Information technology in a global society SL/HL
Philosophy SL/HL
Psychology SL/HL
Social and cultural anthropology SL/HL
World religions SL

Sciences
Biology SL/HL
Chemistry SL/HL
Computer Science SL/HL
Design technology SL/HL
Environmental systems and societies SL
Physics SL/HL
Sports, exercise and health science SL
Mathematics
Further mathematics HL
Mathematical studies SL
Mathematics SL/HL

Arts
Dance SL/HL
Film SL & HL
Music SL/HL
Theatre SL/HL
Visual arts SL/HL

The core
Core
Creativity, activity, service 
Extended Essay
Theory of Knowledge

You can also read subject briefs for the MYP, in the IB's digital toolkit.
Look for the heading 'MYP materials'. 

Above are the latest versions of subject briefs; if you want copies of previous briefs please contact us

DP student testimonials

Country guides for international students

Video Testimonials

Stanford video series

Stanford University video series

Meet university admissions officers from institutions accepting IB students from around the world. They discuss their perspective of the IB and how prepares students for university success

View university testimonials on Vimeo and YouTube.

IB regional offices:

IB Africa, Europe, Middle East

IB Americas

IB Asia Pacific

 

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