- Outcomes out for O-levels, IGCSE taken throughout November 2020
- About 175,000 college students sat the exams in additional than 130 international locations
Cambridge Worldwide has issued outcomes of O-Ranges and IGCSE exams taken throughout November 2020.
In a press release issued on Tuesday, the college stated outcomes have been despatched to about 460 faculties ranging “from private schools to semi-government schools across the country”.
“This year Cambridge International took the decision to run exams for its global November 2020 series, as the majority of Cambridge schools globally said they wanted to hold exams where it was safe to do so and followed government guidance,” stated the college.
“The release of today’s results means that thousands of Cambridge students across Pakistan, like their counterparts around the world, can continue their educational journeys as soon as possible despite the COVID-19 pandemic.”
In accordance with the assertion, about 175,000 college students sat the exams in additional than 130 international locations throughout November final yr and the college “issued more than 470,000 grades for its International AS and A-Levels, IGCSEs and O Levels”.
“Amidst the challenges in these unprecedented times, both students and teachers quickly adapted to the new ways of learning,” said Uzma Yousuf, Country Director for Pakistan. “Not to forget the parents who played a significant role in their child’s education which helped them continue learning, sit their exams and gain their qualifications today.”
She acknowledged collaboration amongst “all as it made it possible for us to conduct the examinations safely and has enabled our students to continue with their education”.
Uzma Yousuf thanked Federal Minister for Education Shafqat Mehmood and all provincial education ministers “for extending their support which enabled us to hold the exams in Pakistan”.
“To enable more students to sit the November 2020 exams, Cambridge International added extra subjects to the series, which are normally only available in the June 2020 series,” learn the assertion. “These included Cambridge O Level Urdu and Cambridge IGCSE Chinese syllabuses.”
Islamiyat, Pakistan Research, Urdu and Arithmetic have been the most well-liked topics taken in Pakistan.
“Cambridge exam results are recognised by higher education and employers around the world. All grades issued this year will be accepted by universities in the usual way,” stated the press launch.
It could be added right here that college students who took Cambridge Worldwide AS and A Stage examinations within the November 2020 sequence acquired their outcomes final week.