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Legacy Syllabus (first examinations 2014)

Here you can find the syllabus statements for the IB Diploma (first examinations 2014)

2024 is the final year of the syllabus and the examinations in May 2024 will be the last time that this syllabus will apply. First year Diploma students should follow the new syllabus (first examinations 2025) guidelines.

New Syllabus (first examinations 2025)

This is the syllabus for all new higher and standard level students. Here you can find syllabus statements and interactive links to summary notes.

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