Meet math wizard Harneesha Kaur. The 18 year-old Malaysian student received the Top in the World Award for Mathematics for IGCSE examinations.
The former school captain, sprinter and student council member did exceedingly well in the subject for the November 2017 sitting of the UK-based examination. She scored 8As.
She is now pursuing A-Levels at the HELP Academy.
Her father Santokh Singh is the managing director of Multimedia Group in Ghana while her mother Sungeet Kaur is a teacher specialised in special education.
IGCSE, short for International General Certificate of Secondary Education, a popular international certification for end of secondary school (equivalent to O-Level, UK GCSE, fifth form or year 11 in respective countries and schools).
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