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IB Results Day: Graduates Worldwide Celebrate

Today almost 160,000 Diploma Programme (DP) students around the world will receive their results from the May 2017 examination session.

They join a community of more than 1.6 million DP graduates in 152 countries worldwide. Globally, students received an average diploma score of 32.03 points (of 45 possible maximum), with a pass rate of 87%.

“To all Diploma Programme graduates in our May 2017 session, to their IB teachers and IB Coordinators, our heartiest congratulations” said Dr Siva Kumari, Director General of the IB. “Every six months, we are extraordinarily privileged to witness what you have collectively achieved to meet some of the highest international learning standards in education. The IB’s preparation for entry to higher education is second to none and, in recognition of this, the world’s finest universities welcome DP graduates as academically well-prepared humanists, who will make mindful contributions to our world today and in years to come.”

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More articles about the fantastic results can be viewed by following the links below:

School House magazine – https://www.schoolhousemagazine.co.uk/news/ib-results-2017/
EdQuarter – http://ie-today.co.uk/Article/160000-diploma-programme-students-around-the-world-receive-their-results
IE Today – http://edquarter.com/Article/160000-diploma-programme-students-around-the-world-receive-their-results