Report Highlights Success for IB Students

Published on 23 November 2011 by Mrs Fiona MacFarlane Categories: Senior School

International Baccalaureate logoThe Higher Education Statistics Agency (HESA) published a report which confirmed that compared to students with other UK qualifications:

 

  • IB entrants were more likely to attend a top 20 Higher Education Institute
  • IB students were more likely to attain a first class honours degree
  • Proportionately, IB entrants were almost twice as likely to be studying Medicine or Dentistry
  • On leaving further education IB entrants were less likely to be unemployed and more likely to be in graduate jobs.

IB Study graph showing relative percentage entering Higher Education Institutions

 

The full HESA report can be downloaded here

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