Senior School

Lectern Club – “Fortune Favours the Brave”

Late in November, the Master and Mrs Burbury invited a group of Sixth Form students to the Lodge for the second Lectern Club of the year. The chosen prompt for the evening’s speakers was “Fortune favours the brave.”    [Ollie’s Speech – Just Try] Ollie started off the night with his short speech entitled ‘Just […]

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COBIS Poetry Competition Success

On Thursday, 18th January, the Wallace House assembly buzzed with excitement as a special announcement took centre stage. Niranjenna Linganathan was awarded the prestigious runner-up prize in the COBIS Poetry Competition. This remarkable achievement is particularly noteworthy considering the fierce competition, with over 220 entries pouring in from more than 135 schools worldwide. The theme […]

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Year 13 Literature and Performance

On Wednesday 17th January, the theatre buzzed with life as Year 13 delivered a remarkable performance. As an integral component of the Literature and Performance IB course, students crafted an engaging presentation inspired by Haruki Murakami’s “The Elephant Vanishes.” This literary work comprises seventeen short stories seamlessly blending normality with surrealism, exploring profound themes of […]

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First day of Lent Term 2024

Earlier this week, Marlborough College Malaysia welcomed back pupils from their Christmas holidays. Despite the morning’s drizzle, the College grounds were filled with the infectious joy of pupils, arriving with ear-to-ear grins, thrilled to be reunited with their fellow classmates.    The previous night saw the heartfelt welcome back of the boarders. Following a lively […]

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Exceptional student gains Harvard University place

Elisa Yicen See has achieved an extraordinary milestone by being accepted into Harvard University, one of the world’s most prestigious academic institutions. Elisa is thrilled to receive this opportunity to join the Harvard community. Expressing gratitude for the support received from Miss Moody, Mrs Jarrett, and Mrs Hughes at Marlborough College Malaysia, Elisa is eager […]

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Boarders’ Christmas Supper

In the final week of the Michaelmas Term, the traditional Boarders’ Christmas Supper took place—an occasion for boarders to embrace the festive spirit before embarking on their Christmas break. Each year, the Graduate Assistants dedicate themselves to orchestrating the event, selecting a theme to set the tone for the night. This year’s theme drew inspiration […]

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Senior Houses Afternoon of Outreach

When you live a privileged life, it is easy to forget that Christmas is a time for giving, not receiving. However, on Friday the 8th of December, all of our Senior students spent an Afternoon of Outreach demonstrating that they understand the value of being generous with both their time and their talents.   Two […]

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Christmas Sixth Form Social 2023

The Christmas Social, hosted by the Marlburian Committee, not only fostered a festive spirit but also created an opportunity for the Sixth Form to relax and unwind. After rigorous and demanding weeks of mock examinations for the Lower Sixth and sporting events across the College, this social served as a jovial reminder for students of […]

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Prefects Afternoon Tea

On Thursday 7th December, Prefects were invited to a delicious afternoon tea at the Lodge with the Master, Mr Burbury. It was the perfect thank you for their hard work this term, and an opportunity to discuss the highlights of the Michaelmas Term.    Prefects enjoyed the British tradition of afternoon tea, complete with jam […]

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Outstanding Learners

We are delighted to share with you that a number of our pupils received prestigious awards from the Edexcel and Cambridge boards for their performances in the recent IGCSE examinations. This additional recognition comes hot on the heels of our record-breaking results, as our pupils attained an impressive average grade of A in their IGCSE […]

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