Thursday 26 February 2015

International Baccalaureate Awards

The Annual International Baccalaureate Diploma (IB) Awards Ceremony was held at Federation Square, Deakin Edge on Wednesday 25 February. Hosted by Wesley College with Deputy Premier James Merlino in attendance, the Ceremony is held in recognition of outstanding achievement in the International Baccalaureate Diploma program. Certificates of Distinction were awarded to graduates who gained a score of 40 points or more.

Class of 2014 student and the Dux of the IB Diploma, Robin (Chun Hei) Ng was presented with an award of Distinction at the Ceremony, achieving a score of 41. Robin plans to study a Bachelor of Commerce with a breadth component of Civil Engineering at The University of Melbourne.

The IB Diploma embraces a global perspective and is a qualification that is internationally recognised. Students at The Ridgeway Campus are provided with the opportunity to study the IB Diploma Program as an alternative to the VCE.

The IB Diploma Program operates in more than 1800 schools around the world and provides a comprehensive educational program for motivated students. Highly regarded by both Australian and international universities, the Diploma is recognised as an excellent tertiary preparation course.

To find out more about Ivanhoe’s International Baccalaureate curriculum click here