Can I take Cambridge exams if I am an NCEA student?


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Yes! You can - NCEA students can enroll as private candidates and take CIE subjects at any level. This is a common strategy we recommend for our students to show they are going above and beyond academically, particularly for US and UK universities. Soumil Singh is a notable example of a former student who pursued this strategy to great success. He took a wide range of CIE subjects while at Hamilton Boy’s High School on top of his core NCEA curriculum and then was admitted into 4 Ivy League schools + Stanford