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January 09, 2012

Results of the 2011 Singapore-Cambridge General Certificate of Education (Ordinary Level) Examination

The Singapore-Cambridge General Certificate of Education Ordinary Level (GCE O-Level) Examination is conducted jointly by the University of Cambridge International Examinations (CIE), the Singapore Examinations and Assessment Board (SEAB) and the Ministry of Education (MOE).

A total of 36,955 school candidates sat the 2011 GCE O-Level Examination and 36,904 or 99.9% have been awarded certificates. An information sheet on students and schools with good performance is at Annex A.

The results of the 2011 and 2010 GCE O-Level Examinations for school candidates are as follows:

Year No. Sat 1 or more GCE O-Level Passes 3 or more GCE O-Level Passes 5 or more GCE O-Level Passes
No. % No. % No. %
2011 36,955 36,904 99.9 35,221 95.3 30,281 81.9
2010 37,655 37,598 99.8 35,753 94.9 30,562 81.2

This year, 4,548 or 34.8% of the 2011 Secondary 4 Normal Academic [Sec 4N(A)] students sat one or more subjects in the GCE O-level examination. Of these, 4,086 or 89.8% have obtained at least one O-Level pass.

A total of 3,932 private candidates sat the 2011 GCE O-Level Examination and 3,520 or 89.5% have been awarded certificates.

School candidates have been issued their results by their respective schools from 2:00 pm today. Private candidates will be informed of their results by post. Private candidates may also access their results through the Singapore Examinations and Assessment Board website from 2:00 pm today.