Conventional thinking says all-rounders (with strong organisational skills) tend to prefer the IBDP, while those with a clearly defined academic passion and preference for science, or the arts, or languages or the humanities tend to favour the A Level.
Click here to understand the differences between the IBDP and A Levels.
There are more than 35 international and private schools offering GCE Advanced Level or International A Levels in Thailand. Most recently, Brighton College Bangkok opened its sixth form in 2019 to offer A Levels, and its first cohort will sit their exams in 2021. BCIS Phuket and Wellington College International Bangkok plan to offer A Levels as they roll out senior years in the future.
Read on to find out more about where to study A Levels and the IBDP in Thailand.