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Extended Essay (First Exams 2018): Examples of Extended Essays

Samples from the IBO

The IBO publishes two volumes of 50 Excellent Extended Essays, covering all Diploma Programme groups -- and all scored a top A grade.

Click on the link below to access PDFs of the essays. 

All 50 essays are also available in electronic form in the QD Library on the iPads.  Look for the display at the circulation desk. The essays are found in the iBooks app. The iPads are available for check out at the circulation for periods of 30 minutes at one time.


Recently, the IBO has produced another list of exemplars with marks. Click on the link below to access this: