The curriculum at The International School of Penang (Uplands) is designed to offer an international education. Qualities and characteristics are drawn from various national curricula, supported and promoted through the experience and motivation of highly-qualified staff.
Uplands offers a broad array of courses designed to give students a solid foundation for lifelong learning. At the upper secondary level, students will undertake the Cambridge International Examinations (CIE)IGCSE syllabus taught by experienced international teachers.
At Uplands we offer students the opportunity to develop as global leaders through the world-renowned IB Diploma program. As our Pre-University programme from students in Years 12 and 13, Uplands is the only school in Penang to offer the IBDP. As a key international school in Penang, it has one of the best IB Diploma Programmes in South East Asia.
Uplands aims to provide excellent international education for students of all nationalities in a challenging multi-cultural environment. Uplands believes that hope for world peace lies in an interdependent international community where the principles of respect for self, respect for others are strongly held.
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We are here to give you a more detailed breakdown of what to expect when school starts again on Monday 24th August and the preparations we have made to the school to ensure a safe return for all students.