International GCSE

The path to Tertiary Education or the World of Work

Why Study the INTERNATIONAL General Certificate of Secondary Education?

The International GSCE is typically for learners aged 14 to 16 years but can be taken at any age. 

International GCSEs are the world’s most popular international qualification for 14 to 16-year-olds. They are recognised by leading universities and employers worldwide and is an international passport to progression and success. 


External Assessment takes place in twice a year in May / June and October / November in Registered Examination Centers around the World and  may include written, oral, and practical assessment.


Leading universities and employers worldwide accept International GCSEs as evidence of academic ability, understanding and critical thinking.

Why choose the Hybrid Learning Option?

  • Preparation for Edexcel International Examinations
  • Blended Learning with optional campus support
  • Follow The Academy Hout Bay’s timetable
  • Students are registered with The Academy Hout Bay
  • Examination centre is The Academy Hout Bay

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