YCIS Students’ Achievements in IB Exam 2019

For the International Baccalaureate (IB) Diploma exams held in May 2019, we are delighted to announce that 1 of our students achieved the score of 44 points, and 17 of them (14.3%) gained 40 points or above. The results published here are provisional because some appeal cases are still being processed.

Highlights of exam results:

  • 1 student scored 44 points with bilingual diploma; 3 students scored 43 points
  • A total of 17 students (14.3%) gained 40 points or above
  • The average score is 34.4, almost 4.8 points above the world average of 29.63 points of IB’s worldwide candidates

Worldwide candidates (2019)

YCIS IB graduates (2019)

Highest score



44 points



43 points



40 points or above


14.3% (17 students)

35 points or above


48.7% (58 students)

Average score



Bilingual Diploma


69% (82 students)

Pass Rate


98% (117 students)

*Worldwide data of 2018 IB exam is used here as a comparison and the complete statistics will only be available in late 2019.

Throughout the years, YCIS students have received impressive university offers from all over the world. This year, the 2019 graduating class has received the same recognitions and offers from universities in the UK, the US, Hong Kong, Canada and more.

Highlights of their university placements:

University of Cambridge
Imperial College London
University of Pennsylvania
University College London
Cornell University
University of Toronto
London School of Economics and Political Science
McGill University
King’s College London
University of Warwick
Wellesley College
Durham University
University of Hong Kong
Chinese University of Hong Kong
Hong Kong University of Science and Technology

The above list is not exhaustive.