IST once again celebrates outstanding student success in the highly demanding International Baccalaureate (IB) Diploma, widely regarded as the world’s most prestigious university preparatory programme.
Class of 2020 Highlights
100% pass rate (vs. world average of 79%)
Average score of 38 points out of maximum 45 (vs. world average of 30)
All but 1 of 22 students scored above the world average (lowest = 29) 4 students achieving 44 point diplomas (only one in 500 students earns a 45 … last year 2x 45s!)
Over 18 million RMB in scholarships
Accepted at 70+ of the world’s leading universities in 12 countries, at the time of publication, a few of which are listed below:
Seoul National University
Hong Kong University of Science & Technology
The University of Hong Kong
Nanyang Technical University (NTU)
National University of Singapore (NUS)
University of Melbourne
University of Auckland
Georgia Institute of Technology
Manhattan School of Music
Parsons School of Design
University of British Columbia
University of Toronto
Imperial College London
King's College London
University College London
St. Andrews University
Erasmus University Rotterdam
The American School of Paris
Karlsruhe Institute of Technology
Lucerne University of Applied Sciences and Arts
IST far exceeds both the global and Asia-Pacific average scores in all aspects of its DP examination results, proving once again that it is a clear leader in international education, not only in Tianjin, but also in China, the Asia-Pacific region and across the world.
While success in the IB Diploma Programme is never guaranteed, students at IST are guaranteed to be highly competitive and amongst the best prepared students in Tianjin, and globally, with the ability to meet the challenges of university study and life in general. A very bright future awaits them.
Congratulations to the IST Class of 2020, their families and their teachers!