This page is intended for students who wish to join the IB program, who have either recently arrived in Sweden or are about to move to Sweden.This page is intended for students who wish to join the IB program, who have either recently arrived in Sweden or are about to move to Sweden.
Year 1 of gymnasium in the IB diploma program is all about preparation. For a small number of students, it may be possible to jump over year 1 (preDP) and join directly in year 2 – the first year of the diploma program, or DP1.
This page is about IB admission and entrance tests. If you want to read more about IB program at Carlforsska gymnasium click on the link below.
Year 1 of gymnasium in the IB diploma program is all about preparation. You will be together with your class for all your subjects. Your skills and academic abilities will be pushed, and you will be expected to work hard and perform to your best ability. You will also develop socially and culturally as you become accustomed to a new learning environment (some of your classmates may need to adapt to a new country, to a new city and/or to studying in a new language)
Note, in order to be eligible to join gymnasium year 1 you must fulfil ALL the following demands:
To join year 1 (preDP) you will need to complete year 9 of Swedish school and gain “behörighet” or you need to complete two entrance tests. The entrance tests for entry into year one consists of two parts:
In order to join year 2 (DP1):