India Studies offers the opportunity to understand the emergence of contemporary India and the achievements, challenges and opportunities facing the nation that is the world’s largest democracy and will be one of the great powers of the 21st century. It covers a study of the nature of Indian democracy, economic, social and cultural development and India’s international relations. The assessment includes, short answer and essay questions, using case studies and a research portfolio.
IGCSE India Studies was developed with teachers in several countries and is available to Cambridge schools across the globe. A text book that covers the whole course is now available. If your school is interested, please let us know.