The International Baccalaureate programme is well-known in Bangkok, Thailand. It has become a goal of those in public Thai schools to achieve. IB schools in Bangkok follow the IB programme consisting of 3 compact and co-ordinated study programmes for children from the age of 3-19. These aim to produce highly independent, considerate, well-rounded and compassionate young adults. The IBO programme puts strong accent on the ideals of being a responsible global citizens and following the ideals of international empathy.