International Sanskrit Examination Resource

IGCSE® 2019

Information and Resources

The first IGCSE® examination in the new format will be held in May/June 2019.  There will only be one  examination made up of two papers.  The new examination will cover all levels of ability. 


1. Go to the Cambridge Examinations website for: 2019 Sanskrit Syllabus no. 0499 and Specimen Papers (scroll down on the Cambridge page to find the Specimen papers and Mark Schemes)

2. 2019 Sanskrit Epic Civilisation Course - see the syllabus on the Cambridge site, or  click here

3. IGCSE 2019 Vocabulary list


Study books etc:

Free resources 

Published course books



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Last update: 2.2.19