A few years back, a little number of people knew about O-Level and A-Level. But now the trend of doing O-levels and after that A-level is becoming popular. A- Level is an international certification from commonly two different boards in Pakistan, one is Cambridgei.e. CIE (Cambridge International Examination) and the other is Eddixel (LondonUniversity). Cambridge is tough as compared to Eddixel, and has more value. CIE is offering the facility to the candidates to complete their A-level in two parts of one year each. Mostly schools in Lahore offer A-levels of Cambridge board.
Following are the popular schools offering A-level to the students.
Beaconhouse, a well recognized name in the private sector. It has got a standing and repute in education sector. It’s a project of an international non-for-profit organization. They are offering a well organized A levels program to the students. There are various campuses of it in Lahore, A- level is offered not in all of them. It is offered at Beaconhouse gulberg campus (ALGC), Beaconhouse liberty Campus (BLL) (Only for girls), BeaconhouseCanal side Campus (CSC) and Beaconhouse Defence Campus (BDC). They are facilitating their students with very competent teachers, good guidance and refreshing environment. They are providing a Cambridge A level program. A range of subjects is provided there. Students also get scholarships who secure 6 A’s or more. Even those who perform well in December test and other exams are eligible. Students can choose the subjects of their own interests and matching their capabilities. Students are also encouraged to participate in different activities and competition both at school level and national level. So at Beaconhouse you can get a good combination of studies and co-curricular activities.
Keynesian Institute of Management & Sciences (KIMS):
KIMS have its recognition among the colleges offering A-levels program. they are also offering AS level and A II level. Its campuses are in Defence and newly opened campus at JoharTown. They are also offering a Cambridge Certification A-Levels. They are offering scholarships at 2 A’s even. Nice and comfortable environment, good education, well organized study system, different activities for students, everything you will get at KIMS. The subjects offered are majorly of sciences, commerce, computing & business with exception to Art and designing. Teachers are qualified and have achieved a lot through their students.
A well known name to students. They have their A levels Campus near new airport, which is known as Burki Road Campus, quite far away. But to seek education u must go even if have to go to China. Anyways. The environment what I have heard about is quite open, free and bold. The students who really mean to study can study excellently because teachers are really good there. But those who are more towards chilling stuff can even ruin themselves (“a caution”). Scholarships are also offered to brilliant students. A variety of subjects is being provided from Commerce to music & media studies and Sciences to Arts & fashion designing. Last date for Registration is Wednesday 12th August 2009.
Lahore grammar school a cherry to the cake among all A-level Schools. Lahore Grammar is more famous for girls, than for boys. A level at LGS offers reviving and challenging educational experience. It is affiliated with the Cambridge Board of International Examinations for the A-Level programmes. Applicants to A level program are also required to take GET (General English Test) & GMT (General Math Test). Its has its campuses for A-level at Defence, Ghalib Market and Gulberg for girls only & Johar Town for boys only. It has a strengthened position and name. They are offering bigger range of academic and extra curricular options to students, variety of events and some exciting stuff. They a well organized system and teachers are well equipped with knowledge. For further information Click Here.
SICAS (SalamatSchool System):
One more name with got enough repute but not as much as all above have. But still reasonable enough. They have coed the campus for A level program. Have good faculty, some young teachers as well. Students are always encouraged to show all their skill at different levels besides studies. They provide interactive environment like all others to make students more confident and vigilant. They are offering different subjects with average quality of education.
It is also a well known school for A-levels. Its campus is near Barkat Market, opposite University hostels. The chief executive is Mian Aamir Mahmood. The school has good faculty and challenging environment for students. Besides studies students are also refreshed with extra curricular activities, events and trips. Facilities are good enough for students to go forward and bring out best out of them. Scholarships are also provided to the eligible students.
Crescent is a good option, as it has a huge area, great reputation and a solid faculty. CrescentModelHigherSecondary School is no doubt one of the best schools nationwide with a remarkable history of producing academically outstanding students. The school offers many indoor and outdoor extra-curricular activities. A-levels program at Crescent is quite good under a qualified and brilliant faculty. It is really a good option go for A-level. A range of subjects are offered there. Campus is separate for boys and girls. There is a very organized, well behaved and good environment. Students are encouraged and braught forward not only in studies but also in other skills and activities.