January 13, 2016

International Baccalaureate Programme

What is the International Baccalaureate (IB) Programme?

What is the International Baccalaureate (IB) Programme?

The International Baccalaureate is a programme designed to equip students with the necessary information and skills to excel in an ever-changing and increasingly globalized world. It emphasizes unique learning approaches developed to prepare students for a lifetime of learning.

Fairview International School is the only institution in Malaysia to offer a continuum of IB Programme, from Primary Years through Middle Years up to Diploma level. The IB standard is globally recognized and accepted with many of the top university around the world, including the United Kingdom accepting the IB as an entry qualification. Some universities in the US and Canada are known to confer credit or advanced placement for up to one year for students with the IB Diploma.

We Know the Quality of IB courses,
and we think the IB curriculum is terrific. “

Christoph Guttentag, Director of Undergraduate Admissions Duke University xx



IBO Mission Statement
The International Baccalaureate aims to develop inquiring, knowledgeable and caring young people who help to create a better and more peaceful world through intercultural understanding and respect. To this end, the organization works with schools, governments and international organizations to develop challenging programmes of international education and rigorous assessment. These programmes encourage students across the world to become active, compassionate and lifelong learners who understand that other people, with their differences, can also be right.

IB Learner Profile

The IB Learner Profile describes character attributes that staff and students at Fairview International School value and to foster in their daily lives.