Awards & Success

Celebrating and rewarding success

The University of Cambridge Outstanding Learner Awards

Over the last three years 3 students from Cambridge International School, Dubai, Topped the World while 18 topped the UAE in the IGCSE and A/AS level examinations. They received The University of Cambridge Outstanding Learner Awards for their achievements.

2014-2015 Results:

IGCSE

  • 42% of all subject results were A*-A which was higher than the national average
  • 76% of students achieved 5 x A* - C’s in their IGCSE examinations as compared to the UK national average of 68.8%
  • 37% of students received 5 or more A*-A results, while 11% of students scored 8 or more A*’s

AS Level

  • 37% of all subject results were A -B 
  • 25% of students received 3 or more A -B

A Level

  • 37% of all subject results were A’s, placing us equal to the top 300 independent schools in the UK. 
  • 16% of Year 13 students scored 3 or more A* -A

2013-2014 Results:

IGCSE

  • 38% of all subject results were A*-A as compared to the UK national average of 21.3%
  • 76.4% of students achieved 5 x A* - C’s in their IGCSE examinations as compared to the UK national average of 68.8%
  • 28% of students received 5 or more A*-A results, while 11% of students scored 8 or more A*’s

AS Level

  • 48% of all subject results were A*-B as compared to the UK national average of 40%
  • 15% of students received 3 or more A’s

A Level

  • 29% of all subject results were A’s, placing us equal to the top 300 independent schools in the UK. 
  • 16% of Year 13 students scored 3 or more A’s

THE UNIVERSITY OF CAMBRIDGE OUTSTANDING LEARNER AWARDS

  • 13 students were recognised for awards including Top in UAE, High Achiever and Best across three A levels

2012/2013 Results: 

IGCSE

In the 2011-2012 academic year 79%  of students from Cambridge International School, Dubai  achieved A* - C (including Math and English) in their IGCSE examinations. This is almost 20%  higher than the UK National average of 59.4% for the same year.

A Level Examinations

In the 2011 – 2012 academic year 27% tof students from Cambridge International School, Dubai obtained A –A* in their A Level Examinations. This is about 2% higher than the UK National Average of 24.4% for the same year.

High Achievers 2011-2012

 A2

 

A*

A

B

ISMAIL BREIWISH

4

0

0

MAHMOUD NASR MOHAMED AHMED ARIF

3

0

1

KAPILESHWAR SYAMASUNDAR

2

2

0

FAJER JAVED MALIK

1

2

1

ADITYA RAYMOND THAWANI

3

0

0

PISIPATI ANANTH SADHANA

3

0

0

HASAN KHALID

2

1

0

 

AS

 

A

B

ANAND KASTURE

5

0

ANUSHREE PRAMOD WARHEKAR

4

0

JENENI KASITHASAN

4

0

MOHAMED TALHA ABDELFATTAH SAEID

4

0

MOHSIN AKIL LIGHTWALA

4

0

FATIMA MUSTAFA

3

1

SAAD KHALID KHAN

3

1

 

IGCSE

 

A*

A

B

NIGEL SAVIO FERNANDES

9

2

0

ARA AZIZBEKYAN

8

1

0

LINA AWAD ATA M. ALIM

8

0

0

KARISHMA MANOJ ADNANI

7

2

0

ANDREA SARBU

7

2

0

FARHAN AHNAF RASHID

7

1

0

SYED TAHA NAEEM

7

1

0

ARWA ZAHID

7

0

1

JAVERIA KHALID KHAN

7

0

1

 

2010/2011 Results:

IGCSE

  • Pisipati Ananth Sadhana- Third Place Best Across Seven Cambrdige IGCSEs, Dubai
  • Aditya Raymond Thawani-Second Place Best Across Eight Cambridge IGCSEs, Dubai

AS Level

  • Bhavesh Thakur Kakwani-Mathematics- Top in the World
  • Asma Farooq-Psychology& Sociology-Top in UAE
  • Nabeela Merchant-Second Place Best Across Three Cambridge IGCSEs
  • Bhavesh Thakur Kakwani-First Place Best Across Four Cambridge International AS Levels

A Level

  • Saloni Samant-Economics-Top in UAE
  • Suneksha Kapoor-Psychology-Top in UAE
  • Ritvik Anand-First Place Best Across Three Cambridge International A Levels
  • Anoop George Jose-Second Place Best Across Three Cambridge International A Levels

Exam Results 2010-2011

We are pleased to be able to report to you another year of excellent examination success for our students and the school, with some results significantly exceeding UK and World averages.

86% of students in Year 11 (IGCSE) attained 5 A*-C, compared to 69% of students attaining 5 A*-C in the UK. 79% of students achieved 5 A* - C including both English and Mathematics.

Particularly pleasing were the results of students who took English as a First Language and English Literature, 100% of these students gained A* - C.  At AS level, Mathematics, Biology, Applied ICT, Arabic and Business were above world averages whilst at A Level, Sociology, Literature in English, Economics, Business Studies, Art and Design, Arabic and Applied ICT were above world averages.

There were some superb results for individuals with 5 students achieving four or more A results and 77 A grades at AS level; 81 subject results being A*/A grades at A level and 13 students achieving 3 or more A/A* grades.

The vocational program at CIS continues to excel, with 67% of the students who studied the BTEC Subsidiary Diploma Business and 40 % of those who studies the BTEC Subsidiary Diploma ICT achieving Distinctions (Equivalent to an A grade at full A level); while 53% of the students who studied BTEC Engineering in Year 9 were awarded Distinction grades.

Most of our leavers have taken up places in universities across the world including Imperial College London, UCL (UK), Surrey University (UK), Newcastle University (UK) University Of Manchester (UK), Mc Gill University (Canada), University of Waterloo (Canada), Broklav University Poland, University of Virgiinia (USA), Institute of Georgia Tech (USA), National University for Science and Technology (Pakistan), University Of Nottingham (Malaysia), Murdoch University (Australia), Cornell Medical College (Qatar) and Dubai Medical University (UAE).

We are very proud of our students and the results they have achieved and wish all of them every success for the future.