A-Level Syllabuses Examined in 2023

Here are the 2023 GCE A-Level examination syllabuses that are offered to private candidates. These subjects are examined at Higher 1 (H1) and Higher 2 (H2) levels.

For syllabuses that have been revised, the specimen papers are available on the website for three years, including the year
of posting. We seek your understanding that some items / images / resources may not be available in these online specimen papers,
due to copyright restrictions. In such cases, a description of the item / image / resource, and/or a web-link may be provided.
The full specimen paper, in printed format, may be purchased from SEAB.

From 2017, certain papers of selected GCE A-Level subjects will be conducted in the e-Examination format
(for example, e-Oral, e-Written). These subjects are as follows:

Subject TitleSubject CodePaper
Chinese Language86552
Malay Language86562
Tamil Language86572
H2 Chinese Language & Literature95752
H2 Malay Language & Literature95762
H2 Tamil Language & Literature95772
Online Tutorial for Mother Tongue Language e-Oral examination and H2 Mother Tongue Language and Literature (H2 MTLL) e-written examination to understand the revised examination format.

Subjects Examined at A- and AO-Levels

Subject TitleLanguage MediumSubject Code
AOA
Arabic Arabic8187-
Islamic LawMalay8058-
Islamic TheologyMalay8059-
Islamic LawMalay-9018
Islamic TheologyMalay-9019

Cambridge Subjects

Subject TitleLanguage MediumSubject Code
H1H2
China Studies in English ## English8628-
General Paper English8807-
GeographyEnglish8813-
HistoryEnglish8821-
EconomicsEnglish8823-
BengaliBengali8827-
GujaratiGujarati8828-
HindiHindi8829-
FrenchFrench8831-
Literature in EnglishEnglish8832-
GermanGerman8833-
JapaneseJapanese8835-
PanjabiPanjabi8836-
UrduUrdu8837-
EconomicsEnglish8843-
MathematicsEnglish8865-
PhysicsEnglish8867-
ChemistryEnglish8873-
BiologyEnglish8876-
Art English8879-
English Language and LinguisticsEnglish-9508
Literature in EnglishEnglish-9509
Economics [Revised] English-9570
Management of BusinessEnglish-9587
Principles of AccountingEnglish-9593
Further MathematicsEnglish-9649
Chemistry English-9729
Biology English-9744
Physics English-9749
Geography English-9751
HistoryEnglish-9752
EconomicsEnglish-9757
MathematicsEnglish-9758

## Last year of exam in 2023. Not offered from 2024 onwards.

+ Last year of exam in 2024

List of Formulae and Statistical Tables (MF26) for the H1 Mathematics (8865), H2 Mathematics (9758) and H2 Further Mathematics (9649) syllabuses.

Local Subjects

Subject TitleLanguage MediumSubject CodeSpecimen Papers for
Revised Syllabus
[Year of Posting]
H1H2
General Studies in ChineseChinese8642--
Chinese LanguageChinese8655--
Translation (Chinese)Chinese-9571Paper 1
Paper 2
[2021]
Chinese Language & LiteratureChinese-9575Paper 1
Paper 2
Paper 3
[2021]
Malay LanguageMalay8656--
Malay Language & LiteratureMalay-9576Paper 1
Paper 2
Paper 3
[2021]
Tamil Language Tamil8657--
Tamil Language & LiteratureTamil-9577-

Singapore Citizens and Singapore Permanent Residents who would like to register for Mother Tongue Language Syllabus B can write to SEAB with their request.