To support the next step in the education of the class of 2016, we asked Diploma Programme graduates to offer advice on making the most of the first term at university. Here is what they had to say.
Preparing for university success
Tips from IB alumni on preparing for your university studies
After a bachelor’s and master’s degree, Ruth Mwangase knows how to prepare to succeed.
Haley Clasen on how the IB prepared her for rigorous university coursework.
Navigating your first semester at university? Here are ten tips from recent IB graduates.
Choosing your future career
Insights on choosing your studies and preparing for the job market
Sunniva Midtskogen on the value of literature, even if it does not come with a career pathway.
Dilys Huang discusses how the IB Diploma inspired her to pursue a career in urban planning.
Adrian Aleman chose Biomedical Engineering, a degree that didn’t even exist until recently.
Advice for funding your education and achieving your goals
If you are entering university, keep your eyes open for scholarship opportunities at your institutions.
Kimberly Rightor reveals how students define themselves and decide what success means to each individual.
Lucas Cocco, International School of Havana, talks about applying to universities in the United States.