Course Options

Helping our students find the right path

When your child reaches year 10 and year 12, they'll be faced with some big decisions about their future. It's not easy working out which path to take in your education, especially when you're 14...  

At GEMS Cambridge International School – Nairobi, we support and advise both our young people and their parents as they embark on their GCSEs, AS levels and A levels.

We provide a huge array of courses for students to choose from, helping them to find their unique path onto even bigger and even better things.

What's your course?

If you'd like a really quick run down of the course options available, please take a look at our optional and compulsory courses below. For a much more detailed view, please download our course options booklets above. 

Year 10 – GCSES


  • English Language
  • Mathematics
  • ICT
  • PE (Physical Education)

Optional (students may select 5)

  • Chemistry
  • Biology
  • Physics
  • Geography
  • History
  • Business Studies (BTEC)
  • Music
  • Art & Design
  • PE (Physical Education – extended)
  • Kiswahili
  • French

Year 12 – AS & A Levels

Further education courses include the following. Please view our downloadable Year 12 booklet above for full details:

  • Applied ICT
  • Art & Design
  • Business Studies
  • Business Studies (BTEC)
  • Economics
  • English Literature
  • Environmental Management
  • French
  • Kiswahili
  • Mathematics
  • Music
  • Psychology
  • Science
  • PE

Interested in enrolling your child at GEMS Cambridge International School – Nairobi? Keen to learn more about our teaching at GCSE and A level? Perhaps you'd like to look at our outstanding pass rates? We're always ready to help with your questions, get in touch with our team today.