● Generally 2 years, age range 16-19

3 Core elements and 6 subject groups

  • Theory of knowledge (TOK), creativity, activity, services (CAS), the extended essay (EE)
  • Studies in language and literature, language acquisition, individuals and societies, sciences, mathematics, the arts


  • IB subjects are graded on a 1- 7 scale with 7 being the highest score.
  •  To qualify for the award of the IB Diploma a student must receive a combined score of 24 points across 6 subjects with at least 12 points from higher level subjects and a minimum of 9 points from standard level subject.
  • The maximum points that can be awarded to an IB Diploma student is the full score of 45 with 42 points generated across the 6 subjects and 3 bonus points derived from Theory of Knowledge and the Extended Essay.

Recognition of IB Diploma

  • Globally recognised by universities, with its students gaining competitive offers for further studies.
  • Aims to produce excellent, internationally minded, research-based curricula and support material that enable students to develop the attributes of the learner profile and the IB mission.
  • Below are some equivalent courses for university entry:

Ampla’s IBDP Courses

We offer both long-term regular lessons that focus on the understanding of fundamental knowledge in every subject, and short-term intensive classes that can efficiently improve students’ exam technique. Supplemented with structured notes and adaptive homework plans, Ampla’s courses boost student grades effectively, with an average increase of 30% in 2 months.

We offer IBDP (SL and HL) classes in: 

  • Biology
  • Chemistry
  • Economics
  • English (A: Literature/ B)
  • History
  • Languages (A/ B/ ab initio): Chinese/ French/ German/ Spanish
  • Mathematics/ Mathematical Studies
  • Physics    

Ampla’s IBDP Course Highlights

Following our initial assessment, students will receive a personalised study plan:

  • 24/7 on-demand tutoring with our experienced IBDP tutors (online/ face-to-face lessons available)
  • Full-length and single-section practice tests for assignment complemented by weekly timed quizzes and progress reports
  • For second year students: we conduct revision of first year materials to ensure solid foundation for progression to Year 2

Strategic Plan

A week-by-week study plan specifically designed for you.

Targeted Approach

Review each topic with a focus on weaker areas, with condensed notes and study materials provided.

Practical Skills

Cover test-taking strategies including time management, making informed guesses and how to handle stress.

Exam Drill

Familiarise with different exam styles/ techniques/ mark schemes through practice papers.

University Admissions

Ampla's University Admissions Services range from consultation, college selection and personal statement guidance to test preparation, interview coaching and extra support.

Consulting Services

Admissions Success

Our Oxbridge and Ivy League consultants have helped students gain admission to Cambridge, Oxford, Harvard, Stanford, Yale, LSE, UCL and more.

University Applications

Complimentary Consultation

Contact us now to schedule lessons and arrange a complimentary meeting with our dedicated university admissions specialists.