Language Pathways

Language Pathways into the IB Diploma Programme

MYP Language A

or equivalent, e.g. IGCSE First language



DP Language A

MYP Language B

or equivalent, e.g. IGCSE Second language



DP Language B

No prior experience 

of the target language or for students with 

very limited previous experience

(Source: IBO Language ab initio (SL) Guide)



DP Language Ab


For DP Language Ab (ab initio), we currently offer French and Spanish.

Chinese Language Pathways