A-Level Syllabuses Examined in 2025

Here are the 2025 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 TitleLanguage MediumH1 Subject CodeH2 Subject CodeSpecimen Papers for
Revised Syllabus
[Year of Posting]
French #French8831--
Literature in English **English8832--
Literature in English [Revised]English8841-Paper 1
German #German8833--
Geography English8834-Paper 1 | Insert
Japanese #Japanese8835--
HistoryEnglish8838-Paper 1
Mathematics [Revised]English8865-Paper 1 | Printed Answer Booklet
Physics #English8867--
Chemistry #English8873--
Biology #English8876--
Art #English8879--
General PaperEnglish8881-Paper 1
Paper 2 | Insert
Geography English-9173Paper 1 | Insert
Paper 2 | Insert
HistoryEnglish-9174Paper 1
Paper 2
English Language and LinguisticsEnglish-9508-
Literature in English **English-9509-
Literature in English [Revised]English-9539Paper 1
Paper 2
Paper 3
Theatre Studies and DramaEnglish-9519-
Economics English-9570 
Spanish #Spanish-9578-
Management of BusinessEnglish-9587-
Principles of AccountingEnglish-9593-
China Studies in English English-9628-
Further Mathematics [Revised] English-9649Paper 1 |Printed Answer Booklet
Paper 2 |Printed Answer Booklet
French #French-9735-
German #German-9736-
Japanese #Japanese-9737-
Art #English-9750-
Music English-9753-
Mathematics [Revised]English-9758Paper 1 | Printed Answer booklet
Paper 2 | Printed Answer booklet
Knowledge and InquiryEnglish-9759-

** Last year of exam in 2025; for JC2 repeats and CI3 candidates only.

# Last year of exam in 2025.

List of Formulae and Results (MF27) for H1 Mathematics (8865), H2 Mathematics (9758) and H2 Further Mathematics (9649) syllabuses.

H3 Cambridge Subjects

Subject TitleLanguage MediumH3 Subject CodeSpecimen Paper for Revised Syllabus
[Year of Posting]
Literature in EnglishEnglish9805-
Economics English9809-
Chemistry #English9813-
Physics #English9814-
Art #
Music English9819-
Mathematics [Revised]English9820Paper 1 | Printed Answer Booklet

# Last year of exam in 2025.

List of Formulae and Results (MF27) for H3 Mathematics (9820) syllabus.

Local Subjects

Subject TitleLanguage MediumH1 Subject CodeH2 Subject CodeH3 Subject CodeSpecimen Papers for
Revised Syllabus
[Year of Posting]
Chinese Language Chinese8655---
Translation (Chinese)Chinese-9571--
Chinese Language and LiteratureChinese-9575--
China Studies in Chinese [Revised]Chinese-9629-Paper 1
Paper 2
Chinese Language and LiteratureChinese--9901-
Malay LanguageMalay8656---
Malay Language and LiteratureMalay-9576--
Malay Language and LiteratureMalay--9921-
Tamil LanguageTamil8657---
Tamil Language and LiteratureTamil-9577-


Tamil Language and LiteratureTamil--9941-

Other Local Subjects

Subject TitleLanguage MediumSubject CodeSpecimen Papers for
Revised Syllabus
[Year of Posting]
Chinese BChinese8611-
Malay BMalay8613-
Tamil BTamil8614-
Project WorkEnglish8882-