The International General Certificate of Secondary Education (IGCSE) is a globally recognised qualification, developed by University of Cambridge International Examinations. The IGCSE curriculum extends over two years and is similar to the Class 10 examinations of the CBSE and ICSE or the middle years Programme of the IB. IGCSE provides a broad and flexible study program and covers subjects from a variety of areas: Languages, Humanities, Social Sciences, Mathematics, Creative, Technical and Vocational. One receives an "IGCSE" qualification for each subject one takes.
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The Pre-Colleg prep is a subject-specific course designed for students who are about to begin their graduate degree programme at a university abroad. This course will enable students to get aligned with the university study skills by teaching the subjects that are closely related to the chosen degree programme.For example, a student who is going to pursue engineering will have a few core subjects like Calculus, Engineering Physics, or Engineering chemistry which require a certain level of "prior knowledge." Hence, in order to bridge this gap of the subject knowledge at the school and university level, Tutela offers few subject-prep assistance.
The SAT comprises of four sections: Reading, Writing and Language(Grammar), Math (Without calculator) and Math (With Calculator). The four sections are scaled to obtain a composite score out of 1600. There is also an optional SAT essay which is evaluated on the basis of three parameters- each parameter being scored out of 8. Just FYI, an average SAT score for Indian students is about 1200/1600.
The ACT comprises of four sections- namely English, Math, Reading, and Science. Each of these sections is scaled to obtain a composite score out of 36. There is also an optional ACT writing(essay) section which is scored out of 12.Just FYI, an average ACT score for Indian students is 27/36.
IB: The International Baccalaureate (IB) offers a rigorous, consistent high school curriculum for the children of globally mobile families. An IB curriculum comprises of four programmes: Primary Years Programme(PYP), Middle Years Programme (MYP), Diploma Programme (DP), and Career-related Programme(CP) that focus on teaching students to think critically, independently and towards developing a global outlook. In India, IB curriculum is followed in about 18 world Schools of about 11 cities.
Advanced Placement (AP) is a program that offers college-level curriculum and examinations to high school students for them to prove their proficiency in certain subjects before starting college. A student who obtains a high score on their AP exam can be offered placement and course credit. In simpler words- By taking an AP course, you’re conveying to the colleges and universities that you have what it takes to succeed in particular subjects at the undergraduate level.
The International Baccalaureate Diploma Programme(IBDP) is a two-year course in school whose examination is taken at the end of Grade 12 (ages 16 to 19). It is considered as the most prestigious pre-university course in the world. Its comprehensive curriculum allows its graduates to fulfil requirements of various national education systems including that of India. IBDP consists of 6 subject groups consisting of various subjects (explained below).