IB Recognition in Gujarat

This section covers information about IB’s recognition and placement in Gujarat and FAQ’s related to it. It also has the explicit recognition letters given by universities in Gujarat.

IB Recognition in Gujarat at a glance

General FAQ's (Recognition of IB in Gujarat, universities with explicit IB requirements, FS students placements in Gujarat (Surat)

Q. No. Question Where will you find the answer to this? Your answer
1 What does the top engineering college, DA-IICT in Gujarat say about the IB? Page 37 in the India Recognition Guide As stated in the admission policy of DA-IICT appearing on the website, a candidate must have passed the final examination of 10+2 ( class XII) or its equivalent with Mathematics, Physics, and any one of Chemistry / Bio-Technology / Computer Science / Biology. It is further stated that any Public School / Board / University examination in India or in foreign countries recognized by the Association of Indian Universities as equivalent to the 10+2 system is accepted. As such students with the IB qualification are eligible.
2 What are the highlights of the recognition document given by each of these Universities (or organizations)?

  • Ahmedabad University
  • Nirma University
  • CEPT
  • Gujarat University
  • The MSU Baroda (check the letter date also)

What do the explicit requirements for the IB tell us?

India Recognition Guide (check Index to see where you will find the recognition letter for the specific university) Ahmedabad University: The Academic Council of the University has decided to approve  Diploma for admission to the programme as equivalent to 10+2 school certificate of any Indian School board.

Nirma University: Nirma University has already recognized the Diploma Programme of IB Organization, Switzerland as equivalent to 10+2, long ago in the year 2004 for admission to various UG programmes offered by the Institutes under the University.

CEPT: Candidate will have passed the qualifying examination ( Higher Secondary School Certificate Examination, ( Standard XII, 10+2 patterns) or its equivalent Examination) with Mathematics or Statistics or Business mathematics as one of the subjects with minimum 50% marks (45% for SC/ST/SEBC category) in aggregate ( calculated based on all the subjects including languages, optionals, practicals etc) from Gujarat Board, or other state boards, CBSE/CISCE/ NIOS/ ISB / IB or candidate will have passed the diploma (10+3 pattern) of any stream with 50 % aggregate marks from Technical Examination board of Gujarat or  other state or from a university established under section 3 of UGC Act 1956 and have scored at least 40% marks in National Aptitude Test in Architecture (NATA) will be eligible for admission and will be included in the merit list prepared for admission.

Gujarat University:

The MSU Baroda: University syndicate at their meeting held on 31st August 1989 have on the recommendation of the standing committee on equivalence of examinations resolved vide S.R.No 25 that IB Diploma Examination conducted by the IB office, Geneva, Switzerland be recognized as equivalent to 10+2 stage for the purpose of admission to available higher courses of studies in this University, provided the respective examination is passed by the candidate with English and with required stream subject and percentage of marks already prescribed as a regular candidate and he is otherwise eligible as per existing rules.

3 Have students from Fountainhead gone to colleges in Gujarat? If yes, where and for what sort of courses?

Where have all IB students (from all schools in India) got placed in Gujarat?

Check here – FS Students Placements details Many- PDPU, AURO, Nirma, Babaria Institute of Tech, SCET, VNSGU (Courses- BBA, Engineering, BA-Psychology etc.).

GTU, NIFT-Gandhinagar, Nirma, CEPT, NID-Ahmedabad, PDPU, GNLU, MSU, Xaviers etc

4 Have students from Fountainhead gone to colleges in Surat? If yes, where and for what sort of courses? Check here – FS Students Placements details Auro, VNSGU, SCET, Metas Adventist College etc ( Courses- BBA, Engineering, BA: Psychology, B.com)

IB recognition documents by universities in Gujarat