Upper Secondary

YWIES Beijing offers Overseas University Preparatory Programme, leading to Pre-A Level or International General Certificate of Secondary Education (IGCSE) and University Preparation (A Level).

  • International Recognition

    The IGCSE and A Level certificates are issued by the Cambridge Assessment International Education (CAIE) and are widely recognised in the world. By providing a fully international programme with professional foreign teachers, international curriculum and advanced educational philosophies, we have created an authentic international atmosphere and learning environment in mainland China which facilities graduates to pursue further studies in top overseas universities.


    Cambridge IGCSE provides a study programme across a wide range of subject areas. Within the curriculum there is a balanced mix of practical experience and theoretical knowledge. Students graduating from IGCSE can continue to study the A Level programme at YWIES Beijing.

  • A Level

    A Level is based on the General Certificate of Education Advanced Level Programme issued by the University of Cambridge International Examinations (CIE). English is the key medium of instruction. It offers various choices of courses. Students are able to choose the most suitable courses according to their own career planning, interests and specialties. As an internationally recognised curriculum and examination, A Level assists students to get fully prepared for their further studies in top overseas universities.