IGCSE & GCSE Courses

NorthStarWorldwide has enormous experience going back over 15 years in delivering high-quality Cambridge IGCSE courses in a wide range of subjects.

We provide our families with the widest possible flexibility:

For families working outside the UK, it means being able to obtain high quality GCSE-level qualifications without the need to return to the UK to sit exams;
Students can sit Cambridge IGCSE exams at local centres around the world;
IGCSEs do not require coursework;
IGCSEs provide internationally recognised, 16+ level, qualifications;
A growing number of UK examination centres now accept Cambridge IGCSE candidates.

NorthStarWorldwide is an official Cambridge exam centre. This means that students can now sit exams at our North Derbyshire base in May-June and October-November each year. To find out more about our exam facilities please visit our dedicated Exams web site by clicking here.

It is important that parents find an examination centre that agrees to allow their son/daughter to sit examinations BEFORE enrolling for courses with NorthStarWorldwide.

We currently offer the following IGCSE and GCSE. Please note that Edexcel courses prepare students for 9-1 qualifications.

Biology – IGCSE (CiE) (Edexcel)
Business Studies – IGCSE (CiE)
Chemistry _IGCSE (CiE)
Development Studies – IGCSE (CiE)
English Language – IGCSE (CiE)
English Literature – IGCSE (CiE)
Environmental Management – IGCSE (CiE)
French -IGCSE (CiE)
Geography – IGCSE (CiE)
History (Modern World) (CiE)
Mathematics – IGCSE (CiE)
Physics -IGCSE (CiE)
Religious Studies (Bible Knowledge) – O level (CiE)
Science (Double – IGCSE) (CiE)
Sociology – IGCSE (CiE)

O levels are regarded as being the equivalent of GCSE/IGCSEs.

If you are uncertain about what year to enrol a student in please feel free to contact us to discuss this; we are able to provide assessments in English and maths.  If you wish to have the assessments marked by our tutors then we make a small charge of £15 per subject per student. Tutors will provide feedback to parents.

For more information about Cambridge IGCSEs why not download Cambridge’s guide to IGCSEs by clicking here. If you would like to know more about the prestigious University of Cambridge International Examinations, the world’s largest provider of international qualifications, you can download a brochure here.

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