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IGCSE is an English language curriculum offered to students to prepare them for International Baccalaureate, A Level and BTEC Level 3 (which is recommended for higher-tier students). There are 5 group subjects; Language, Arts and Humanities, Sciences, Mathematics, Technical and Creative.
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|33,000 ฿||49,500 ฿||66,000 ฿|
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IGCSE is the abbreviation of International General Certificate of Secondary Education. It is world most popular international certification for end of secondary school (equivalent to O-Level, UK GCSE, fifth form or year 11 in respective countries and schools). The test has UK international standard. Students have to select 5 subjects; 3 subjects consisting of basic listening, speaking, writing, and other 2 subjects depending on skill and ability. The subjects can be core or extended subjects. The core subjects have easier standard but you will only receive grade C,D,E,F,G. If you select extended subjects, you will receive A,B,C,D,E,F,G. You should be careful when selecting the subjects. After you pass 5 subjects, you have to select 5 subjects with Grade C or above and submit to Ministry of Education then you will receive secondary education certification.
If you want to use IGCSE grade to apply for international programs aboard, you must study each university requirements. Some universities require Grade A in specific subject and some universities only IGCSE grade may be not enough. Therefore, you should carefully study the requirements.
IGCSE test schedule
There are 2 sessions per year.
Cambridge International Examinations (CIE) will be on May/June and October/November.
|May/June 2018 :|
|Normal application||January 2018|
|Delay application||February 2018|
|Result announcement||September 2018|
IGCSE is a secondary education test system. Students who take this test are between 15-17 years old. You may be never study some subjects before. You must understand scope and details of each subject and do lesson practices to make sure you clearly understand those subjects. You will need to practice past papers at least 10 copies to reassure your preparation. P’Ple guarantee that your preparation in 3 months can surely make you pass the test.
There are 2 IGCSE sessions in Thailand; May/June and October/November. For more details please visit www.britishcouncil.org/th
Compare IGCSE and SAT
IGCSE is a test for high school students to confirm that you are qualified to finish your high school education. SAT is a test for admission, you need SAT to apply for international programs in Thailand. The tests are much alike in major subjects such as Mathematics and English. SAT is more difficult because there is time limited and SAT requires more cautious when doing the test. As SAT is used for admission, it will test that you have enough knowledge to study in universities or not. Moreover, if your answer is wrong, your score will be deducted. Test techniques are also different.
IGCSE and secondary education
What should I do after I got IGCSE grade?
When you pass all 5 subjects and receive grade C or above, you need to submit the scores to Ministry of Education. The certification process takes about 15 days. You may receive a copy of the certification first and receive the original one later. Some universities allow you to use the copy certification but some universities are not.
IGCSE and University life?
If you get good grades in any IGCSE subject, it is absolutely a good start for your university life. Because the subjects you select for the test are also subjects you are going to study in university. So, if you get grade A or B, you will have more advantage and have no problems in your university study.
Download IGCSE Past Paper
Cambridge IGCSE Physics
Cambridge IGCSE Chemistry
Cambridge IGCSE Biology
FIRST LANGUAGE ENGLISH
ENGLISH AS A SECOND LANGUAGE 1
ENGLISH AS A SECOND LANGUAGE 2
IGCSE – FAQ’s (Frequently Asked Questions)
Are IGCSEs recognized ?
IGCSE was developed 30 years ago by Cambridge Assessment International Education to give students overseas access to a qualification of the same standard as GCSE. Both IGCSE and GCSE include much overlap in their syllabuses. Both qualifications are the same level. Thus, they are treated as equivalent to one another by all colleges, universities and employers.
How do I register for IGCSE exam ?
To register for the IGCSE exam, there are three simple steps. First, you have to complete your registration online through School Exams Registration System. Second, you have to pay for your exams. Third, you must submit your documents and you will then receive confirmation. Please note that you must have a valid email as all communications about your registration will be sent directly to your e-mail account automatically.
How do I check my IGCSE results online ?
Firstly, you have to register for online result service. This can be done by going to the Cambridge English Online Results Service and click on the Register button. Then you enter your candidate ID and secret number from your confirmation of entry. After that, you can enter your email address and choose a password. Once your results are ready, you will receive an email to confirm. Then you can log in to see your results.
How many papers are there in IGCSE English ?
There are two main papers under IGCSE ESL (English as a second language): core and extended. At the end of each course, you will need to take three papers: reading and writing, listening, and speaking for Core paper, or reading and writing, listening, and speaking for Extended paper, For IGCSE English literature, there are three different papers, which comprises prose and poetry, drama, and unseen (materials).
How many papers does IGCSE maths have ?
There two main courses: core and extended. Each comprises two papers. For example, under extended paper, you need to write Paper 2 and Paper 4. Each paper has a different time limit and marks. The difficulty level in each paper is also different. You can visit the official website of Cambridge IGCSE to download past papers, specimen papers, and mark scheme.
How many students take IGCSE each year ?
Annually, there are over 120,000 entries. The course has been popular among the students as it offers a wide range of subjects. Its approach to teaching also encourages its students to make connections between subjects. It also diminishes the obstacle of coursework that the GCSE has. It is treated equally to the GCSE qualification as well.
What are IGCSE subjects ?
The IGCSE core curriculum consists of a First Language, Second Language, Mathematics, and one or more subjects in the area of science. Then there are a number of syllabus offering various classes. For example, IGCSE Biology Syllabus comprises Characteristics and classification of living organisms, Movement in and out of cells, Human nutrition, etc.
What are the benefits of IGCSE ?
One of the major advantages is that IGCSE is globally recognised, so that IGCSE students can apply to foreign universities where CBSE and ICSE board is not recognised. Second, Its curriculum is more advanced and offers a variety of subjects to choose from. Moreover, It encourages its students to develop critical thinking skills.