International Sanskrit Examination Resource

Cambridge IGCSE® 

Information, Resources and Courses

The IGCSE® examination takes place each year in May/June 2019.  There is one  examination made up of two papers.  This examination covers all levels of ability. 


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

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

3. IGCSE Vocabulary list


Free resources 

Published course books



Using Videos and published books

Using Videos, free booklets, MP3s and Videos


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Last update: 10.7.19