April Sale – OSC Study Guides

As a bonus for students looking to boost their revision this Easter holiday, we are currently offering a 10% discount on orders of 3 or more OSC IB Study Guides. Simply select your subject titles, add them to the basket and the discount will be applied automatically*. OSC's IB Study & Revision Guide Series is the largest IB-specific publication range and is used by IB students and schools worldwide to supplement textbooks and teaching notes.   *Offer not valid with other discounts. Offer ...

Get Smartbacc for Free!

Until March 10th students can benefit from a free subscription to Smartbacc with a Exam Revision Course booking in any of our locations. The 3 month license will cover you during the hectic exam period, aiding in your revision by making the most of your study time. Smartbacc is authored by experienced IB Teachers and Examiners and already supports over 15,000 IB students. Increase your study potential by applying to an Exam Revision Course and getting a free license today! To be eligible ...

A Short History of the OSC Revision Guides

The Revision Guides are a hugely successful part of the OSC offering to students and schools, and are sold to hundreds of countries around the world. They first appeared on the scene in 2002 as a result of an experiment the previous year. At the time OSC was a smaller, family-owned company, run by Eileen Polgreen who had started the revision courses in Oxford in 1990 – they had expanded to run in Oxford, Cambridge, and Boston, and new initiatives, ...

Question Banks now available on Smartbacc!

We wanted to alert the IB community about an exciting new feature in Smartbacc that we believe will be invaluable to IB students revision processes - Question Banks. Question Banks are a new addition to Smartbacc - an extensive collection of IBDP exam style questions, specially designed to support revision and exam preparation. Created by a pool of IB teachers and examiners, the questions closely mimic actual exam papers in range and difficulty. They also include model answers with ‘examiner tips’ ...

New locations for 2016 IB Revision Courses

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This year, we are delighted to be offering the world’s most successful IB Revision Courses in three new locations, Brussels. Rome and Dubai, in addition to our flagship location, Oxford. All locations are open to all students and students can apply now. If your students are interested in attending as a group, please email osc@osc-ib.com Why should students take an OSC IB Revision Course? Revising for the final IB exams without expert guidance is tough. Students who attend an OSC Revision Course get more ...

2015 Final IB Revision Success

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We say this every year but each year gets better and better, and this year OSC’s IB Revision Courses in Oxford and Shanghai were the best yet. We saw over 1000 IB students representing 76 nationalities from 61 countries attend our courses. The time they share with us is precious. We want them to leave feeling confident about going into their exams and grateful for the time they spent with us. From reading the feedback, it already shows that students are ...

World’s leading IB Revision Courses for your students

Students will have already taken or will soon be embarking upon their mock-exams, an exercise that allows students to see exactly how they are performing.  The results can be quite surprising for some, making them realise where they need to focus to get the grades they want. Schools are apt at providing time, resources and help for revision, but external sources can also provide excellent support. This is where OSC’s IB Revision Courses can help.   97% of OSC students feel more ...

OSC Social Enterprise Update: IB Exam Revision Course Scholarships 2014

As a Social Enterprise, OSC’s mission is to provide the highest quality educational support for IB students and schools and to generate profits which are used for philanthropic educational projects. A key Social Enterprise activity for OSC is to provide scholarships for students to attend IB Exam Revision Courses. Scholarships are awarded to students who have a real financial and academic need for help in their final revision programme. For the 8th year, OSC were thrilled to be able to offer ...