A-Level Syllabuses Examined in 2023

Here are the 2023 GCE A-Level examination syllabuses that are offered to school candidates. These subjects are examined at Higher 1 (H1), Higher 2 (H2) and Higher 3 (H3) 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.

Cambridge Subjects

Subject Title Language Medium Subject Code Specimen Papers for
Revised Syllabus
[Year of Posting]
H1 H2
China Studies in English ## English 8628 - -
General Paper # English 8807 - -
Geography English 8813 - -
History English 8821 - -
Economics # English 8823 - -
Bengali Bengali 8827 - -
Gujarati Gujarati 8828 - -
Hindi Hindi 8829 - -
French French 8831 - -
Literature in English English 8832 - -
German German 8833 - -
Japanese Japanese 8835 - -
Panjabi Panjabi 8836 - -
Urdu Urdu 8837 - -
Economics [Revised] English 8843 - Paper 1
[2022]
Mathematics English 8865 - -
Physics English 8867 - -
Chemistry English 8873 - -
Biology English 8876 - -
Art English 8879 - -
English Language and Linguistics  English - 9508 -
Literature in English English - 9509 -
Theatre Studies and Drama English - 9519 -
Computing English - 9569 -
Economics [Revised] English - 9570 Paper 1
Paper 2
[2022]
Spanish Spanish - 9578 -
Management of Business English - 9587 -
Principles of Accounting English - 9593 -
China Studies in English # English - 9628 -
Further Mathematics English - 9649 -
Chemistry English - 9729 -
French French - 9735 -
German German - 9736 -
Japanese Japanese - 9737 -
Biology English - 9744 -
Physics English - 9749 -
Art English - 9750 -
Geography English - 9751 -
History English - 9752 -
Music [Revised] English - 9753 -
Economics # English - 9757 -
Mathematics English - 9758 -
Knowledge and Inquiry English - 9759 -

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

# Last year of exam in 2023

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

H3 Cambridge Subjects

Subject Title Language Medium Subject Code (H3)
Literature in English English 9805
Economics [Revised] English 9809
Chemistry English 9813
Physics English 9814
Biology English 9816
Art English 9818
Music [Revised] English 9819
Mathematics English 9820
Geography English 9822
History # English 9823

# Last year of exam in 2023.

List of Formulae and Statistical Tables (MF26) for H3 Mathematics (9820) syllabus.

Local Subjects

Subject Title Language Medium Subject Code Specimen Papers for
Revised Syllabus
[Year of Posting]
H1 H2 H3
Chinese B+ Chinese 8611 - - -
Chinese Language Chinese 8655 - - -
Translation (Chinese)  Chinese - 9571 - Paper 1
Paper 2
[2021]
Chinese Language & Literature  Chinese - 9575 - Paper 1
Paper 2
Paper 3
[2021]
China Studies in Chinese # Chinese - 9629 - -
Chinese Language and Literature Chinese - - 9901 -
Malay B+ Malay 8613 - - -
Malay Language Malay 8656 - - -
Malay Language & Literature Malay - 9576 - Paper 1
Paper 2
Paper 3
[2021]
Malay Language and Literature Malay - - 9921 -
Tamil B+ Tamil 8614 - - -
Tamil Language Tamil 8657 - - -
Tamil Language & Literature Tamil - 9577 -

Paper 1
Paper 2
Paper 3
[2021]

Tamil Language and Literature Tamil - - 9941 -
Project Work English 8808 - - -

# Last year of exam in 2023.

+ Mother Tongue Language Syllabus B is not a H1 or H2 Level subject.