The IGCSE Programme

At the end of the students’ Form Five year, Maru-a-Pula School offers the International General Certificate of Secondary Education (IGCSE) administered by Cambridge International Examinations. IGCSE is designed as a two-year curriculum programme leading to a certificate that is internationally recognised as equivalent in standard to the British GCSE and the international GCE O-Level examinations.

IGCSE provides a wide and balanced curriculum specifically tailored to international needs. As a prestigious qualification recognised worldwide for its high standards, IGCSE provides a foundation for the North American Advanced Placement Test (AP), the International Baccalaureate (IB) and GCE AS or A2-Levels.

Students typically select nine subjects from the following:

  • Accounting

  • French

  • Drama

  • Physics

  • Economics

  • Setswana

  • English Language

  • Business Studies

  • Mathematics

  • Chemistry

  • Additional Maths

  • Geography

  • Art & Design

  • History

  • Biology

  • Information and Communication Technology (ICT)

  • Literature in English

  • Music

  • Computer Science

For applications, please visit our admissions page.