Why Cambridge A Level?



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Why Cambridge A-Level

Flexibility: The structure of the A Level course allows students considerable flexibility in designing a stimulating programme of study. Students have the option of choosing either A (Advanced) Level or AS (Advanced Subsidiary) Level courses in order to fulfill the Level requirements. Students choose the length and depth of study, which match their interests.

Rigour: Demanding courses stretch able students, who can also take a heavy course load for an additional challenge.

International standards: The programme sets a standard for education around the world.

Recognition: A Level degree is recognized by countries across the globe as meeting their requirements for entry into higher education.

International relevance 

Cambridge International A Level syllabuses have been created specifically for an international audience. The content of International Level is carefully devised to suit the wide variety of Cambridge schools worldwide and avoid any cultural bias.

International recognition

Cambridge International A Level has widespread international recognition as educational qualifications. This recognition is because:

Cambridge International A Level qualifications are recognized by universities as equivalent in value to UK A Level.

good grades at A Level can result in one full year of advanced standing or credit at universities in the USA and Canada

it is accepted as an entry qualification by universities of the European Union, on a par with the French Baccalaureate, the German Abitur, etc

good A Level grades are vital for admission to all the world's major English-speaking universities and many non-English-speaking universities

A Level are rigorous programs that encourage high academic standards

A Level has a high profile amongst English-medium international schools around the world.


The A-Level programme lasts two years. Classes for A-Level students begin in June.

Eligibility for Admission in A-Level 

Students who have taken the SLC/GCSE or equivalent at the time of admission can apply. The main requirement is academic ability to fulfill the rigours of this challenging programme. Each year Global College International uses a comprehensive evaluation system to select a highly motivated group of students to join the programme.