IB Data & Results

The Overseas School of Colombo has continuously offered the two year IB Diploma Programme since 1983. All students at OSC are enrolled as IB Diploma Programme candidates and take IB Examinations. The following IB World data is from data published in Order cheap Cialis Soft 20 mg The IB Diploma Programme Statistical Bulletin, May 2015 Examination Session found on the IBO Public Website at www.ibo.org. The OSC IB Examination results are from a combination of data supplied by the IBO and calculated internally.

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Number of IB Diploma Programme examination candidates (all students at OSC) 143,241 25 30
Number of IB Diploma Programme

candidates attempting to earn the IB Diploma

69,975 19 25
Percentage of IB Diploma Programme candidates attempting to earn the IB Diploma 49% 76% 83%
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Number of IB Diplomas awarded 56,517 17 24
IB Diploma pass rate 80.8% 89.5% 95.2%
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Number of IB Bilingual Diplomas 16,112 5 4
Percentage of IB Bilingual Diplomas

awarded

29% 26% 17%
The Distribution of IB Points2
(0.3% of candidates worldwide earn the maximum number of 45 points)
 
Percentage of IB Diploma earners with 30 points and above 55% 88% 78%
Percentage of IB Diploma earners with 36 points and above 22% 24% 37%
Mean IB Diploma points 30.2 33.2 33.3
Mean IB Grade (1-7)      
Mean grade for IB Diploma earners 4.68 5.20 5.28
Extended Essay and Theory of Knowledge      
Percentage of candidates earning Extended Essay results of A 12% 21% 21%
Percentage of candidates earning Extended Essay results of B or Higher 35% 53% 55%
Percentage of candidates earning Theory of Knowledge results of A 7% 24% 16%
Percentage of candidates earning Theory of Knowledge Results of B or Higher 39% 44% 55%

  1. IB Diploma Programme Candidates may choose a modified set of courses instead of attempting the full complement of requirements for the IB Diploma. Completion of the OSC graduation requirements with IB examination results will allow students to earn the US high school OSC Diploma. The decision to pursue individual IB courses in lieu of the full IB Diploma may be based on an individual’s best approach for further education opportunities through attaining higher grades in Standard Level only classes, personal preference or for reasons of appropriate challenge. An IB Diploma candidate who does not pass the requirements for the IB Diploma will also only receive a certificate of results for their examinations. A candidate who meets all of the requirements for the IB Diploma receives the IB Diploma as well as a certificate of their results.
  2. 30 IB points are just above the IB World Average and equivalent to an average IB grade of 5 (Good). Many North American universities give university course credit for grades of 5 or better, especially at the Higher Level.
  3. 36 IB points are equivalent to an average IB grade of 6 (Very Good). Many North American Universities give a full year of university credit at considerable financial savings. Most top universities in the UK and Australia give offers to student earning between 30 and 38 points depending on the area of study. Approximately 7.4% of IB candidates earn 40 points or better and only about 0.31% earn the maximum 45 points.