11 A level students from Sunway College have received a total of 15 prestigious Cambridge Assessment International Education awards for their excellent results in the recent Cambridge test series.
Six students were given the highest honour, which is the “Top in the World” award, out of a total of 11.
One of the students, Chai Zi Yang, was awarded first place and was given the title ‘Best Across Four’ by Cambridge Assessment International Education for his exceptional performance in the subjects of Mathematics and Physics.
The ‘Best Across’ awards are issued to learners who have achieved an A grade and have attained the first highest cumulative total standard marks over a set number of subjects.
“My experience in the past one and a half years here has been wonderful and a delight thanks to the competent and dedicated teachers and staff members. I am truly grateful to my teachers and Sunway College for providing this learning experience.
“My future is still hidden behind the mist of uncertainty which I hope will clear up as I go along. But whatever the future may hold, I am excited for it,” shared Zi Yang.
The other five ‘Top in the World’ award recipients are Natalie Tan Wen Hui (Literature in English), Eng Yi Jun (Mathematics), Lee Luo Tong (Mathematics), Ker Yiu Wayn (Physics) and Tan Hau Zhe (Chemistry). Ker Yiu Wayn and Tan Hau Zhe also received the ‘Top in Malaysia’ Award for Chemistry and Biology respectively.
Three students – Sherise Chin Sze You (Biology), Jason Foo Zhen-Jie (Accounting) and Gan Zi Kien (Economics) received the ‘Top in Malaysia’ Award for the respective subjects, while Cheah Gin Yang received the ‘High Achievement’ Award for English General Paper and Dennis Lim Yan Bin received the same award for Thinking Skills.
Meanwhile, Sunway College Director of the A-Level Programme, Ruth Cheah said, “I am extremely proud of the 15 Outstanding Cambridge Learner Awards that our A-Level students have earned. Although the past year has presented its fair share of obstacles to our students’ learning, these successes are a true testament to our unwavering efforts in ensuring quality education and consistent support for our students.”
Sunway College has received the largest number of Outstanding Cambridge Learner Awards in the country for the sixth year in a row, demonstrating the institution’s commitment to providing the highest standard of education.