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    We provide a rigorous but nurturing environment in which our students will become active and capable citizens of tomorrow.

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IB Programme at the British International School Hanoi

The British International School Hanoi has been authorised to offer the International Baccalaureate (IB) Diploma Programme since August 2016.

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The International Baccalaureate (IB) Diploma Programme is highly valued by universities around the world. Attaining this prestigious qualification gives students the best possible chance of studying at their first-choice university. There is no better preparation for higher education, so give your child the foundations they need to achieve their aspirations in the working world.

Students studying our IB Programme at the British International School Hanoi will be under the guidance of our highly qualified teachers, undertaking a rigorous, challenging course that will see them study six core subjects and gain vital life skills. You won’t find an IB school better equipped to give your child a first-class qualification, as our state-of-the-art facilities give students access to everything they need to unlock their full potential. For more information about the IB Programme at the British International School Hanoi, don’t hesitate to contact our team.

Elements of the IB Diploma Programme

To complete the programme and receive the International Baccalaureate Diploma, students choose subjects from six subject areas, studying at least three (but no more than four) at higher level and the rest at standard level. The subjects are chosen from the following areas:

•    Language and literature
•    Second language
•    Individuals and societies
•    Sciences
•    Mathematics and computer science
•    The arts

In addition, they must complete three core elements:

•    The Theory of Knowledge course, which teaches students to think critically about the nature of knowledge and the "facts" we believe to be true.
•    The extended essay, which is a 4,000-word paper based on research done independently by the student in an area related to one of their courses of study.
•    Creativity, activity, service (CAS), which involves extracurricular projects or activities with a defined goal that reflect each of these qualities.

For more details on completing the IB Programme at the British International School Hanoi, please refer to our IB brochure.

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