GENERAL EDUCATIONAL DEVELOPMENT (GED)

General Education Diploma, General Equivalency Diploma, or Graduate Equivalency Degree

GED Information

In Thailand, GED credential is accepted by Ministry of Education as high school equivalency (Mathayom 6) which can be used for college/university admission in many institutions including Thammasat University, Mahidol University, Bangkok University, and Assumption University (ABAC).
GED consists of 5 subjects as follow:
1. Language Arts, Reading: Literary, Poetry, Drama, Prose, Critical Review, and Business Document
2. Language Arts, Writing: Sentence Structure, Usage, Mechanics, and Organization
3. Mathematics: Number & Operations, Geometry, Measurement & Data Analysis, and Algebra
4. Science: Biology, Earth Science, Chemistry, and Physics
5. Social Studies: US & World, History, Geography, Civics & Government, and Economics

The maximum point of each subject is 800. To pass the GED, there are 2 requirements:
1. Score 410 or more in every subject2. Total score must equal to or exceed 2,250
You need to complete both conditions to pass GED examination. For example, you score 420 in every subjects which make total score 2,100. In this case, you pass the first requirement but fail the second requirement, resulting in “Non-Pass” result.
Student must pass all tests within one academic year. Any test failed can not be repeated within a certain time period (90 days).

GED Testing


1. AIMS (Advanced Institute of Multi Studies) GED Test www.aims.co.th
3rd Fl. Bangkok Bank,
Siam Square Building Mon-Fri 8:30-21:00
394 Siam Square Soi 5, Sat-Sun 8:00-18:00
Rama 1 Rd. Bkk
Tel: 02-2549300
Fax: 02-2548675


2. Prometrics/Institute of International Education
8481 Bangkok Maneeya Center # 1 Thailand
Institute of International Education
6th Floor Maneeya Center north
Bangkok Thailand 10330
Phone: 662 652 0734
http://www.prometric.com/GED/default.htm


Directions 
"Maneeya Center North Building is located on the Ratchaprasong Square. The most convenient way to come here is to take the BTS Skytrain and get off at Chitlom Station. Then walk along the skybridge following the sign to Maneeya Building. The BTS skybridge links with 3rd floor of the building. To get to the test center, take the elevator to the 6th floor. "



3. The Village International Education Centre
14 Soi 42c Sukhumvit Rd, Full Day Tutorial School with Special Needs Program /GED
Tel: 02-3914453-5 Harshi Sehmar
Pre-tests given to assess readiness in each topic area. Then enrolled in classes to support and prepare for the exams.