Senior School: Pre-University

R block buildings
University

Preparation

For Years 12 and 13, JIS offers two choices: the International Baccalaureate Diploma Programme (IB) and the Advanced Level General Certificate of Education (A Level). Both programmes are studied over a two-year period and offer students a wide range of subject choices taught by an outstanding team of highly qualified academic staff. Our aim is to give students the best possible preparation in order to allow them access to programmes of study at the world’s leading universities. Throughout these two Pre-University programmes, we strive to provide every student with the self confidence to take on each challenge they face, and with the right tools to enable them to find the solution.

The curriculum provision and quality of education provided at JIS is outstanding.BSO Inspection Report

Facility Overview

Every space feels like it belongs in a leading University.

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state of the art science laboratories.

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outstanding
Boarding Houses
 

31%

of grades achieved were A* or A grades at A Level

51%

of grades achieved were A* to B grades at A Level

750

seat auditorium in the Performing Arts Centre

34%

of JIS graduates in the UK attend Russell Group Universities

37

Average IB score achieved (out of 45)

No.1

Award winning Outdoor Discovery Centre

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Average IB score achieved (out of 45)

No.1

Cleanest air in Asia

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cutting edge Design and Technology rooms

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Acre site, including fully equipped Boarding Village.

Advanced Levels (A Levels) 

The Advanced Level General Certificate of Education (A Levels) is a two-year internationally recognised programme. All A Level examinations are sat at the end of Year 13 after the full two years of study. A Level students are able select up to four subjects from a range of more than 25 on offer.

Learn more about studying A Levels at JIS Brunei here

International Baccalaureate Diploma

IB students study six subjects (three at Standard Level and three at Higher Level) in a curriculum that offers a breadth of experience in languages, humanities, the experimental sciences, arts and mathematics. Students will also write an essay and study a critical thinking course.

Learn more about studying the IB Diploma at JIS Brunei here

Pre-University

Student

The staff encourage you to be the best person you possibly can be, in all aspects of your life.Pre-University StudentBoarder

Dr. Muppidi

Parent

At JIS, there is a balance of academic, cultural and sports. Students are exposed to so many children, teachers and staff from other countries, and various backgrounds. There is so much diversity and inclusion, ultimately shaping students to become well-adjusted global citizens.Dr. MuppidiParent

Ms. Mups Hirse

Alumni

JIS has a very strong commitment to positive student engagement. I attribute my success not only to the work I put in, but also to the help and support provided to me.Ms. Mups HirseALUMNI (UNIVERSITY OF TORONTO)

Pre-University

Student

JIS teachers are incredible. They show true interest and concern in our studies and our future. Pre-UniversityStudent

Mrs Kristen Hannappel

Parent

JIS' location makes every outdoor activity an adventure. Just taking a step outside the gate takes children into a world of wildlife, beach or jungle!Mrs Kristen HannappelPARENT

Pre-University

Student

I really like the environment JIS has created. It encourages both students and teachers to strive to be better. Pre-UniversityStudent

Mr. Kah Luk Wong

Parent

JIS is a safe environment for children to learn and to explore their potential. Mr. Kah Luk WongPARENT

Pre-University

Student

JIS has amazing facilities. These enable each and very individual to explore their talents and see what they are capable of. Pre-UniversityStudent

Dr. Siti Khadijah Ismail

Parent

JIS celebrates cultural diversity and differences in personality which, can only foster emotional maturity and confidence in our children.Dr. Siti Khadijah IsmailPArent

Our community has created snapshots of what life at JIS Brunei is really like. There are videos and image collages that give you the chance to 'walk in the shoes' of a student at JIS. 

 A Pre-University Student
Follow a day in their life

There is so much going on at JIS. Our Senior School booklet goes into more depth, so discover more about life in our Year 12 and 13 by downloading our Senior School booklet here:

PRE-UNIVERSITY BOOKLET

JIS offers two choices in years 12 and 13. Click on the buttons to learn more! 

A Levels

IB PROGRAMME