IB Programme

IEC is now an International Baccalaureate Diploma Programme, IB DP, candidate school.

Following successful authorisation, we aim to start teaching the first DP cohort in September 2018 - Islamic Educational College - Jubaiha venue.

Candidate letter

Islamic Educational College (males and females) - Al Jubaiha is a candidate school for the Diploma Programme. This school is pursuing authorization as an IB World School. These are schools that share a common philosophy—a commitment to high quality, challenging, international education that Islamic Educational College (males and females) - Al Jubaiha believes is important for our students.

IB 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.

IEC Mission Statement

IEC develops the academic, physical and social skills of its students in an open world. It is committed to raising balanced, highly-educated and reflective life-long learners by providing an environment that promotes Islamic values and practices, whilst accepting and respecting others. Students are empowered to be proud of their heritage, language and history, and are motivated by their sense of responsibility to embrace, benefit and excel as communicators and risk-takers.

IB Diploma Programme (IB DP) Subjects to be offered at IEC

Group 1 Studies in Language and literature

Arabic A Literature

Group 2 Language Acquisition

Arabic B

English B

Group 3 Individuals and societies


Information Technology in a Global Society (ITGS)

Group 4 Sciences




Group 5 Mathematics

Math HL

Math SL

Math Studies SL

Group 6 The Arts

Visual Arts

IB DP Core

Extended Essay (EE)

Theory of Knowledge (TOK)

Creativity, Activity & Service (CAS)

The IB Learner Profile

IB Learners are

Inquirers Principled

Communicators Caring

Reflective Risk-takers

Open-minded Balanced

Thinkers Knowledgeable

International Mindedness

The aim of all IB programmes is to develop internationally minded people who, recognizing their common humanity and shared guardianship of the planet, help to create a better and more peaceful world.

Professional Development

The IB requires that all DP teachers and administrators attend professional development workshops before the school implements the programme.

To meet this requirement, IEC invested in sending the administrators and teachers to IB

recognised workshops


What is an IB education?


For more information about the diploma programme please visit the IB public website