International Baccalaureate
(IB) Program

We take pride in being an IB Continuum School, a testament to our commitment to the IB education philosophy. Notably, we were early adopters of  the IB Diploma Program (IBDP) in 2001, solidifying our dedication to offering a comprehensive IB education
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Primary Year Program

Discover the GSIS
PYP Experience

For the Primary Years Programme (PYP) at GSIS, it represents a foundational experience for students aged 9 to 11. This program emphasizes growth in every aspect of a child’s development. It nurtures intellectual curiosity, creative thinking, social skills, and emotional well-being, setting the stage for lifelong learning and success.

Why Choose Our
PYP Program

At GSIS, we believe in nurturing the heart, mind, and soul of our youngest members, aged 9-11. Our PYP program goes beyond academics, embracing a joyful, clean, serene, and blissful environment.
Explore the six transdisciplinary themes that shape our unique curriculum. GSIS is committed to inspiring young minds to become curious, empathetic, and capable individuals. Our comprehensive approach, inquiry-based learning, and global perspective prepare students for a rapidly changing world.
Experience the values of empathy, kindness, and honesty in action at GSIS. Our PYP students create a supportive dorm community, share assembly responsibilities, and cherish their reading corners.
At GSIS, we provide space for students to enjoy the love of reading, embrace vibrant joy, and take responsibility for their learning. Join us in cultivating an atmosphere of enthusiasm and accountability.
Through the PYP curriculum, we empower young learners with critical thinking, creativity, and international-mindedness. Our integrated approach and inquiry-based learning foster independent thinking and global awareness.
Experience learning that transcends subject boundaries. Our PYP program encourages students to connect concepts across disciplines, making education more meaningful.
Discover the power of inquiry-based learning that encourages students to ask questions, investigate, and grow as independent thinkers. GSIS PYP students become global-minded citizens through dorm and dining hall experiences, fostering intercultural friendships.
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Middle Year Program

Empowering Innovators
with IB MYP

Middle Years Programme (MYP) at GSIS is an integral phase of education for students aged 11 to 16. This program focuses on academic rigor alongside personal and social growth. It encourages critical thinking, innovative problem-solving, and social awareness, shaping students into informed, responsible global citizens ready to navigate and contribute to an ever-evolving world.

Why Choose Our
MYP Program

The International Baccalaureate Middle Years Program (IB MYP) at GSIS is reshaping education for students aged 11 to 16. Building upon the strong foundation of our PYP, the IB MYP stands as a symbol of innovation, fostering lifelong learners.
This curriculum surpasses traditional rote learning, focusing on vital 21st-century skills such as media literacy, creative thinking, critical thinking, and effective organization. IB MYP students don’t memorize; they become active learners, adept at navigating the dynamic, interconnected world.
What sets IB MYP apart is its dedication to nurturing globally minded, empathetic citizens. We foster a deep understanding of global issues, empathy for diverse cultures, and a sense of purpose.
IB MYP emphasizes real-world application, empowering students to apply their knowledge and skills to address tangible problems. This approach not only makes learning engaging but also equips students to positively impact their communities and the world.
In our classrooms, students embrace interdisciplinary learning through projects like Interdisciplinary Units (IDUs), gaining a holistic understanding of global challenges.
What truly sets our IB MYP students apart is their initiative and creativity. They engage in research, critical thinking, and innovative projects, addressing real-world issues.
Our students go beyond the classroom, merging language and theater arts creatively, actively participating in Visual Arts, Design, and Service action, giving back to the community and connecting classroom content to the real world.

Subject Groups in MYP

The MYP at GSIS offers a diverse range of subject groups, ensuring a comprehensive education that caters to your child’s unique interests and talents. These subject groups include:
  • Language and Literature
  • Language Acquisition
  • Individuals and Societies
  • Sciences
  • Mathematics
  • Design
  • Physical and Health Education
  • Arts
  • Interdisciplinary Learning
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International Baccalaureate®
(IB) Diploma Programme (DP)

Elevate Your Potential
with IBDP at GSIS

At GSIS, the International Baccalaureate Diploma Programme (IBDP) is more than a program; it’s a transformative pathway to excellence for students aged 16 to 19. This comprehensive journey equips students to excel in multiple dimensions: physically, intellectually, emotionally, and ethically, fostering well-rounded development and preparing them for global challenges.

Unleash the
Potential of IBDP

Ready to embark on your IBDP journey? Explore GSIS’s IBDP program and start your application
Respected by leading universities worldwide, the IBDP is designed to provide a passport to academic and personal growth, making it an ideal choice for ambitious and globally-minded students.
Choosing the IBDP is a significant decision. It’s a demanding yet rewarding program that requires dedication and commitment to achieve a well-rounded and exceptional education.
The IBDP at GSIS is your gateway to a world of possibilities. Our program not only offers academic depth and breadth but also equips you with essential 21st-century skills, nurturing your potential for a successful and bright future.
The IBDP at GSIS empowers students to not only excel academically but also develop a holistic understanding of the world. Our unique theory of knowledge course encourages intellectual, ethical, and physical growth, nurturing well-rounded individuals prepared for a dynamic world.
The GSIS IBDP paves the way for academic distinction and worldwide recognition. It provides students and families with a wealth of benefits, including a globally recognized education, rigorous academic development, and a solid foundation for future success.

Subject Groups in MYP

The International Baccalaureate Diploma Programme (IBDP) at GSIS provides a well-rounded and comprehensive education through various subject groups tailored to suit individual interests and talents. These subject groups encompass:

SUBJECTS (choose one subject from each Block)


English Language and Literature (HL/SL)

English A: English Literature (HL/SL)


French ab initio (SL ONLY)

Spanish ab initio (SL ONLY)

German ab initio (SL ONLY)


French B (SL)

Hindi B (HL & SL)

Spanish B (SL)


Business Management






Mathematics: Analysis and Approaches (HL/SL)

Mathematics: Applications and Interpretations (HL/SL)


Visual Arts





Global Politics



*GROUP 3 or 4

Environmental Systems and
Societies (SL ONLY)



Digital Society



Computer Science


Design Technology




*ESS – Environmental Systems and Societies is an interdisciplinary subject offered at the Standard Level that meets the requirements of Group 3 and Group 4
*Digital Societies and Computer Science cannot be taken together
*Biology and ESS cannot be taken together
**A minimum number of seven students are required to run the course to ensure collaborative learning and student interaction to fulfil the requirements of the IB approaches to learning.