Developed by University of Cambridge International Examinations (CIE), IGCSE is widely accepted and recognised by higher education institutions and employers across the globe. The qualifications are based on individual subjects of study with typical core subjects include a First Language, Second Language, Mathematics and at least one more subject in the Sciences.
‘The IGCSE curriculum offers more options than any other international curriculum. At BIS, we offer a balanced curriculum that features a diverse selection of subjects including English, Maths, Science, Computer Science, History, Geography, Modern Foreign Languages, Business Studies, Art & Design, Music, Drama and Physical Education. The broad selection of subjects means that not only can students choose the subjects that interest them, but each student will also be well prepared for the next step of their education journey,’ said Rachel Stevenson, Head of Key Stage 4 (Year 10 & 11) and IGCSE Coordinator at BIS Hanoi.
IGCSE is proven to improve student performance by developing skills in creative thinking, enquiry and problem solving and its qualifications are accepted and valued by many leading universities around the world. While attending the BIS Hanoi IGCSE Award Ceremony, hosted by British Ambassador Gareth Ward at his Residence, Dr. Ben Schmidt, Regional Director for Cambridge Assessment International Education said, “IGCSE is the best preparation that young people could take for universities and beyond”.