The European Baccalaureate

The European Baccalaureate cycle comprises the two last years of secondary education (S6 and S7) in the European Schools.

Important documents

  • Regulations for the European Baccalaureate (Applicable for the year 2018 European Baccalaureate session)
  • Arrangements Implementing the Regulations for the European Baccalaureate (Applicable for the Year 2021 European Baccalaureate session)
  • Equivalence between the European Baccalaureate and the upper secondary leaving certificate of national schools and admission of European Baccalaureate-holders to Universities in the member countries
  • more documents at

Handbook: DE | EN | FR

ESF information about BAC (Students' information session on 10. 9. 2020)

BAC - Information for admissions officers for universities and other institutions of higher education in the UK



  • B-tests schedule
  • Pre-Baccalaureate exams from 18. 1. 2021 to 29. 1. 2021
  • Baccalaureate written exams in June
  • Baccalaureate oral exams in June/July