15 TO 16 YEARS OLD 

ONE-YEAR GCSE PROGRAMME

Our fast-track GCSE course sets our students up for success at A-level. Over the course of one year, learners study up to eight GCSE subjects and explore potential career pathways through our Supercurricular programme. Taught by specialist tutors, our GCSE programme provides the academic challenge and individualised support our young people need to excel in their exams.
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OUR ONE-YEAR GCSE COURSE

At Oxford International College (OIC), we offer a one-year GCSE programme for students joining us in Year 11.  

Our fast-track, intensive curriculum is designed to prepare our learners for the challenge of A-levels. One of the leading independent secondary schools, we combine the highest standards of subject teaching with expert individual guidance. This ensures our courses are engaging, stimulating, and interactive. You’ll study up to eight GCSE subjects, which are delivered by specialist tutors in small classes.


Core subjects:

  • Maths. 
  • Additional maths. 
  • Chemistry. 
  • Biology. 
  • Physics. 
  • English (second language).

Supplementary subjects: 

  • Business studies. 
  • Computer science. 
  • Psychology. 
  • History. 
  • Geography. 
  • Native language (Chinese or Russian).

All our students take part in PE and personal, social, health and economic (PSHE) education sessions. We also offer courses in study, research, and teamwork skills. 

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OUR SUPERCURRICULAR DEPARTMENT

Our GCSE students’ academic studies are enriched by our pioneering Supercurricular department. They take our learners beyond the syllabus, giving them an in-depth insight into various career pathways and nurturing the skills they need to succeed in the future.

Our comprehensive approach will help you create a portfolio of experiences and qualifications that give you the extra edge when it comes to the highly competitive university applications process. 

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ENTRY REQUIREMENTS

Our one-year GCSE course starts in September.
  • Age of entry: 15+.
  • Level of English needed: Academic International English Language Testing System (IELTS) 5.5.
  • Entry assessments: You’ll be asked to sit maths and science assessments, and an online Cognitive Abilities Test (CAT4).
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A CLEAR PATHWAY TO SUCCESS

Every student follows their own path to success at OIC. Inspired to exceed expectations, our students achieve world-leading GCSE and A-level results that propel them to first-choice universities around the world.

OUR ACADEMIC EXCELLENCE