Advantages of Taking Admission in the IB and GED Courses


The International Baccalaureate (IB) and General Educational Development (GED) are the courses one may opt for if he or she is not willing to go with the traditional way of approaching his or her studies — school, college, university respectively. Both IB and GED courses are special diploma courses equivalent to the degree of a high school diploma.

Important Facts about the IB Course

There are age-wise classifications of the IB Course (คอร์สเรียน ib, which is the term in Thai): 


  • IB Diploma Program
  • IB Career-Related Program for Students Between 15 to 19 Years
  • IB Middle Years Program For 11 to 16 Years
  • IB Primary Years Program for Kids between 3 to 12 Years.


The Top 3 Advantages of IB and GED Courses

Despite several criticisms over these educational systems, most of the employees, nowadays, still think the International Baccalaureate and General Educational Development courses to be advanced in several perspectives and for various reasons. 


  • Worldwide acceptance and greater job opportunity: 


As mentioned above, the International Baccalaureate is an internationally acclaimed course thereby enhancing the chance of getting recognition all over the world. No matter what the University or Country someone is from, he or she will be able to show the certificates in all the countries and universities for seeking a job.


  • Extra Educational Benefits: 


Due to the vast syllabus and scheduled examinations, both the IB and GED brings within a student the ability to manage time and workloads in a better manner than the rest. These courses also help one in increasing his or her capability to writing, handling pressure, communicate with others and unique abilities to solve problems. 


  • Personality Development: 


Since the very beginning, IB & GED have aimed to develop the creative power and critical viewpoint of the students. After completing any of the courses, one is filled with self-confidence and respect for others. Students with these degrees understand it well that everything is possible if the understanding between the people increases.

To conclude, we must say that it is very difficult for parents to admit their children in out of the way system of school or universities. But it is completely to us whether we can go with the traditional flow to make our both ends meet or we can walk an extra mile to get the best out of us by doing the IB or GED Course (คอร์สเรียน ged, term in Thai).