About IBDP


The International Baccalaureate Diploma Programme (IB DP) was established in 1968 to provide an international, and internationally recognized, university-entrance qualification for students studying outside of their home country. IBDP has been operating world-wide for almost 50 years and is in place in almost 3000 schools in over 140 countries around the world.

10 reasons why IBDP

It Increases academic opportunity

IB students care about more than just results.

It encourages students to become confident and independent learners.

The IB encourages critical thinking.

Graduates are globally minded.

It's an international qualification.

DP students have proven time management skills.

IB subjects are interconnected and teach real-life skills.

It encourages breadth and depth of learning.

Subjects are not taught in isolation.

IBDP At Crnjanski

Crnjanski High School was the first school in Serbia authorized in 2006. to introduce and teach the International Baccalaureate Diploma Programme (IBDP).

First Generation Graduated
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We aim to apply student-oriented, holistic and life-long learning approach in teaching and mentoring. We aim to develop young people who will become independent inquirers, as well as principled and caring citizens, ready to face different challenges in life .We aim to encourage open mindedness, social responsibility and sense of multiculturalism in our students by introducing local, regional and global cultural values and models.

Programme requirements and application process

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Coordinator's word

Welcome to the IB Diploma Programme at Gimnazija Crnjanski, a challenging world of academic excellence, open-mindedness and critical thinking. We are proud to be part of the immense community of almost five thousand IB schools worldwide. We are even more proud to have been the first national school in Serbia accredited in 2006 by the IB Organisation to indroduce and teach Diploma programme.

We, the IBDP department at Gimnazija Crnjanski are determined to pursue the aim of all IB programmes, including Diploma programme “to develop internationally minded people who, recognizing their common humanity and shared guardianship of the planet, help to create a better and more peaceful world.”

We encourage and support our students in their strivings to:

  • Develop their natural curiosity to conduct inquiry and research.
  • Explore concepts, ideas and issues that have local and global significance.
  • Appreciate their owncultures and history, and are open to the values and traditions of other individuals and communities.
  • Show empathy, compassion and respect towards the needs and feelings of others.

Therefore, if you wish to understand and express yourself confidently and creatively in more than one language, to learn how to approach complex problems and make reasoned, ethical decisions, always taking responsibility for your own actions and the consequences that accompany them, come,visit or join us in the Diploma programme.

We look forward to meeting you should you visit or join the school.

Gordana Medaković
Gordana Markovic

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