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How the DP prepared three students for their future careers

How does an IB education prepare students for their careers? Three Diploma Programme (DP) graduates share their stories.

I chose to study architecture because I saw an array of social and cultural issues in the built environments I grew up in, and little effort being put forward to solve them. – Billy Chen

International affairs

After completing the DP at Edron Academy, Mexico Andrea headed to New York University for the first step in her international relations career.

Read Andrea’s story


From the International School of Stavanger, Norway, Billy Chen took his passion for design to the architecture program at the University of Cambridge.

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Civil engineering

The breadth of the DP at Binus International School Simprug, Indonesia led Gita Ekaputri to excel in engineering at the University of Manchester.

Read Gita’s story

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