Designed for students between the ages of 16 to 19, the IB Diploma Programme (DP) is an academically challenging and balanced programme of education, aimed to address the intellectual, social, emotional and physical well-being of students. It is the oldest of the 4 IB programmes in the continuum, which has remained relevant, highly sought after and pursued by students as they prepare for effective participation in a rapidly evolving world. The DP has consistently remained a valuable preparation for tertiary education as a premier program.

Group 1: Studies in Language & Literature (English A and/or Language A: Literature in Kiswahili

Group 5: Math Analysis & Approaches, or Math Application & Interpretation

Group 2: Language Acquisition courses in either:

French B: SL or Abinitio or

German B: SL or Abinitio or

Mandarin B: SL or Abinitio or Spanish B: SL or Abinitio

Group 3: Individuals & Societies – A student must take at least 1 course in this category either, History or Geography or Environmental Systems & Societies or World Religions or Economics

Group 4: Sciences – A student must take at least 1 course in this group

Either, Physics or Chemistry or Biology or Environmental Systems and Society.

As well as the DP CORE that includes Creativity, Activity and Service (CAS)
Theory of Knowledge (TOK) and Extended Essay (EE).

Note: To successfully, go through the programme, DP students must choose at least 3 and no more than 4 DP subjects taken at higher level (for 240 hours) and 3 DP subjects taken at standard level (for 150 hours), in addition to the DP Core to satisfy the passing conditions.