IB Diploma, Grades 11 - 12

The IB Diploma Programme (IB DP), for students aged 16 - 19, is a two-year course of study.

Recognised internationally as a highly respected qualification by universities all over the world, allowing students to access the most prestigious universities. It also allows students to fulfil the requirements of their international education systems.

Students share an educational experience that emphasizes critical thinking as well as intercultural understanding and respect for others in the global community.

The IB Diploma at the end of Grade 12 is considered a prestigious path to higher education, as it is based upon the best educational practices in the world. The programme is recognized by the German government and, providing requirements are met (see KMK document), enables students to gain the "Allgemeine Hochschulreifeā€¯ (see conversion table). Recent graduates from Thuringia International School have scored very well in their examinations and gained entrance to universities in Germany, Italy, Austria, Belgium, China and Switzerland, as well as many English-speaking countries.