University of Cambridge International Examinations
Background of Institution
University of Cambridge International Examinations (CIE) is one of the world?s leading providers of international assessments. It was formally established in 1998 to provide high quality and leading edge qualifications that meet the demands of employers and educators the world over.
We have a broad range of qualifications that have been created with an international audience in mind, making them interesting and relevant for students. We also work hard in ensuring that CIE qualifications are accepted and recognized by universities, education providers, and employers across the globe.
CIE is part of the University of Cambridge Local Examinations Syndicate (UCLES), which is a department of the world-renowned University of Cambridge. We operate alongside OCR, which provides examination and assessment services in the UK, and Cambridge ESOL, which delivers a portfolio of qualifications for people learning English as a second language.
As part of the University of Cambridge, CIE has a strong pedigree in development and research. We constantly review our provision and introduce new subject areas, qualifications and services. In addition, we also strive to improve the support we offer to our network of registered Centres, and utilize innovative technology for purposes of delivery, assessment and administration.
Primarily school-based, CIE's general qualifications provide a means of assessing ability in a wide range of subject areas.
- Cambridge Checkpoint
- International General Certificate of Secondary Education (IGCSE)
- International GCE Ordinary Level
- International GCE Advanced Subsidiary Level
- International GCE Advanced Level
- Advanced International Certificate of Education Diploma (AICE Diploma)
Enhancing and extending CIE's portfolio of academic qualifications, Cambridge International Diplomas are offered in the following study areas:
- Cambridge ICT
- Cambridge for Business
In addition, CIE also offer professional development qualifications for teachers:
Cambridge for Teachers
- Cambridge International Diploma in Teaching with ICT
- Cambridge International Diploma for Teachers and Trainers
CIE has a network of more than 6000 Centres in over 150 countries worldwide. Based in the UK, our Curriculum and Teacher Support group is dedicated to providing extensive, high quality support for teachers at Cambridge Centres. This includes resources such as textbooks, CD-ROMs and websites, and professional development in the form of online training and short face-to-face courses. Meanwhile, A whole range of support materials is also available for students.
We also have an established network of regional offices to provide local support for Cambridge Centres. Our representative in Malaysia, Mr Ng Kim Huat, would be glad to assist in any of your enquiries.