International Baccalaureate (IB) Diploma

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International Baccalaureate (IB) Diploma

The IB Diploma is a world-recognised curriculum for high academic achievers that prepares you for university study.

IB study fulfils many national and state education system requirements and allows you to transfer from a Queensland IB school to any other IB school in the world. 

When you complete Years 11 and 12 in a Queensland IB school you will be awarded a Queensland Certificate of Education (QCE) in addition to the IB Diploma.

You must achieve high academic results in a range of subjects to be eligible to enrol in the IB program. Refer to entry requirements below.

The IB is only offered at selected schools.


Program length: Two terms, one academic year or the two-year Diploma course

Age range: 15 to 18 years

School years: Years 11 to 12

Program entry: At the beginning of Term 1 (January) or Term 3 (October), but only January for the graduate option.

Entry requirements: For details of age, academic and English language proficiency requirements, refer to Entry Requirements.

Fees: Refer to our Fee Schedule

CRICOS course code: 079324E 

List of schools offering IB Diploma:

For more information download the International Baccalaureate brochure


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Last reviewed 25 May 2016
Last updated 15 January 2020