International General Certificate of Secondary Education (IGCSE)
The International General Certificate of Secondary Education (IGCSE) is one of the most widely recognized education certificates in the world for children aged 14 to 19 years. The Cambridge portfolio of IGCSE qualifications provides a solid foundation for higher level courses, such as GCE A and AS Levels or the International Baccalaureate Diploma. It also serves as excellent preparation and qualification for employment.
The Cambridge IGCSE curriculum is known for its rigorous and balanced approach to secondary education. It develops in students essential skills for thinking, research, knowledge application, problem solving and team work. IGCSE offers a wide range of subjects under the following heads: Languages, Mathematics, Humanities, Sciences, and Vocational and Technical. It also takes cognizance of the varying levels of ability in students and allows them to choose between core and extended syllabi.