Academic

Visits From Leeds and Keele Universities

Budding MCM engineers and physicists were fortunate to have an Engineering Lecturer from the University of Leeds, Dr Benjamin Chong, deliver a lecture at MCM this week in the Marlburian Sixth Form Centre. Dr Benjamin delivered a lecture on Power Electronics: An Interdisciplinary Area of Electronic & Electrical Engineering”, which is closely linked to his […]

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Year 8 Council Meeting

On Friday morning (25th) the Y8 students were summoned to an ‘emergency’ Council Meeting to discuss the controversial developments on Kampung Baru, Kuala Lumpur. The Year 8’s have been working on persuasive speeches in their English lessons since the beginning of Lent Term. They have been learning about different persuasive techniques and integrating them into […]

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TED Talks

Ms Crawley organised an excellent TED talk competition, which culminated in the final last week, and we were treated to three outstanding presentations in Assembly. Thanks go to the panel of judges: the Master, Mrs Stevens and Mr Mooney.  Amrit Fernando began by giving a personal account of his passion for photography entitled ‘Beginnings’ followed by Ji Hoon Lee […]

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Theory of Knowledge – Trip to Desaru

On the first weekend of Michaelmas Term, the Lower Sixth departed for a residential trip to Desaru on the south-east coast of Johor. The objective of the outing was not only to help our cohort bond and relax before the school year commenced in full swing, but also to introduce to us what makes the […]

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2017 IGCSE Results

Marlborough College Malaysia has today announced yet another set of outstanding IGCSE results with 69% of grades being at A/A*.  The College can justifiably be proud of the cohort of seventy nine candidates, some of whom have been at the College since it started in 2012. One pupil achieved an exceptional 12A* grades, with another […]

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2017 IB Diploma Results

For the Summer term leaving cohort of Upper Sixth pupils, Thursday 6th July has been a date etched in the mind for many months, knowing full well that this would be the day the IB Diploma Programme results were announced. Inevitable anxieties were quickly replaced with congratulatory messages following the announcement that the College had achieved […]

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World Scholars Cup – Johor Round

For almost every MCM pupil, it was our first ever time participating in the World Scholar’s Cup (also fondly known as WSC!) so we hadn’t much of a clue in terms of what sort of scene to expect when we stepped into the theatre/dance studio after arriving at Raffles. Upon entering, the first thing we […]

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Careers Talk with Sarita Singh from Google

At lunchtime on Friday 11th November, the Sixth Form had the opportunity to attend a talk given by Sarita Singh, the Head of Retail Operations for Google’s hardware devices business in Asia Pacific. She describes her role as working ‘with device manufacturers, telecommunications carriers and large retailers across the region to bring Google’s Android and […]

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