A Levels and other CIE school exams

A Levels and other CIE exams for scholars

CIE A Level, AS Level, O Level and IGCSE exams are a passport to international education. Cambridge International Examinations is the world’s largest provider of international education programmes and qualifications for 14 to 19 year-olds.

We offer CIE examination services to both independent candidates and to schools and private colleges that are registered with us as British Council CIE Attached Centres.

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Cambridge International Examinations are recognised internationally, helping scholars access both overseas and local higher education opportunities. For a comprehensive list please visit the CIE recognition webpage.

Cambridge International AS and A Levels are internationally benchmarked qualifications providing excellent preparation for university education. They are part of the Cambridge Advanced stage for 16 to 19 year-olds. They are taken in over 125 countries and offer a choice of 60 different subjects. Read more about Cambridge AS and A Levels

Cambridge IGCSE is the world’s most popular international curriculum for 14-16 year olds. It is part of the Cambridge Secondary 2 stage. Schools worldwide have helped develop Cambridge IGCSE, which provides excellent preparation for the Cambridge Advanced stage including Cambridge International AS and A Levels. Read more about the Cambridge IGCSE

Cambridge O Levels are part of the Cambridge Secondary 2 stage, and are typically for 14-16 year olds. Cambridge O Level is equivalent to the UK General Certificate of Secondary Education (GCSE). Cambridge O Level provides learners with excellent preparation for academic progression to Cambridge AS and A Levels and Cambridge Pre-U. Read more about Cambridge O Level

Cambridge Checkpoint tests are for use at the end of Cambridge Secondary 1, typically for 11-14 year-olds. They provide schools with an external international benchmark for student performance. Cambridge Checkpoint enables feedback to be provided on a learner’s strengths and weaknesses in key curriculum areas. Read more about Cambridge Checkpoint

Cambridge Primary Checkpoint offers feedback on a learners’ strengths and weaknesses in the key curriculum areas of English, Mathematics and Science. Developed exclusively for existing customers of Cambridge Primary, the tests provide schools with an external international benchmark for learner performance. Read more about Cambridge Primary Checkpoint

Other Cambridge International qualifications are also available. Please visit the CIE website, where there is dedicated information about all the qualifications on offer and useful information specifically for students, parents and teachers.