Year 1 Culture Trip 2022

On 14th September Year 1 ventured out of the school site for the first time this year, visiting a Malaysian cultural village experience. The trip was a brilliant opportunity for pupils to learn more about Malaysian culture and heritage in a fun and exciting way.    To begin the day, pupils were treated to roti […]

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Bronze Duke of Edinburgh’s International Award

On Monday 20th June, 25 Senior School pupils left Marlborough College Malaysia to undertake their expedition walk for their Bronze Duke of Edinburgh’s International Award (IA). This is a part of the worldwide and highly regarded programme of resilience, leadership and personal development for young people. The pupils have to complete an expedition during which […]

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Lower Sixth Biology Trip

On Wednesday 15th June, Lower Sixth pupils of Marlborough College Malaysia set off for a Biology trip where they were given the opportunity to explore the local habitats and learn about the impact that humans are having on the organisms who live there. They worked alongside Kelab Alami, a local NGO that provides environmental education […]

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Year 7 Residential 2022

From the 25th to the 27th May 2022, Year 7 pupils had their Residential within the 90 acre grounds of Marlborough College Malaysia. The pupils experienced an action packed three-day itinerary all without leaving the campus.   The itinerary included an introduction to diving, where an external team came on-site and taught the pupils how […]

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Reception UK Farm Visit 2022

On Wednesday 18th May 2022, the Reception pupils went on their first school trip to the UK Farm, based in Johor. This trip plays an important part in their topic for the term which is Farms and Growing.   Throughout the day the pupils helped to feed the goats including the infant goats (kids) milk […]

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Shell Johorgraphy Trip 2022

On Tuesday and Wednesday 17th and 18th May, the Shell Geography classes participated in a field trip where they were exploring the local area of  Iskandar Puteri, Johor. This is part of their topic for the term, Johorgraphy, where they have to answer a question about Legoland as a world-class tourist destination, how tourism in […]

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Year 6 Residential 2022

Between the 27th and 29th April, the Year 6 pupils of Marlborough College Malaysia moved on-site for their three day residential, enjoying the 90 acres of College grounds that offer a vast range of safe and enjoyable activities on site.    The three-day residential was packed with activities and adventures and the pupils were able […]

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IB Geography Field Trip 2022

On the 28th February, the Lower Sixth Geography pupils undertook their Field trip to Kota Tinggi. This is an essential part of their Internal Assessment and forms a major part of their final grade. The pupils spent the first day of the trip in the Sungai Pelepah river and they had great fun learning new […]

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Year 5 Residential | Prep School

An annual tradition at Marlborough College Malaysia (MCM) has been the Prep School residential trips. Due to the pandemic, these have not taken place for two years, until last week. MCM is set within an incredible 90-acre site which houses a wide range of facilities that have enabled MCM to run a fully onsite residential […]

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Hundred Geography Field Trip

Last week the Hundred (Year 11) Geography pupils participated in a field trip to gather vital data for their upcoming IGCSE exams. The overnight trip began with river exploration at the scenic location of Kota Tinggi where the pupils gathered data on the river, such as its depth, gradient, and flow. This data was then […]

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Easter Boarding Provision

Over 30 boarders remained at Marlborough College Malaysia over the three week Easter holidays as they were unable to travel home during the pandemic. To ensure that they had a safe, restful and varied holiday, an exciting array of activities and trips was available, as well as plenty of opportunity to revise for those taking […]

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Johorgraphy Field Trip | Shell

Bright and early, 44 Shell pupils embarked on the annual Johorgraphy trip. This term, we have been focusing predominantly on ecotourism and its effect on the tourism industry as a whole. The purpose of the trip was to study both the natural and human geography of our local area.   First stop was Kampung Sungai […]

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Rawa | Senior School

A group of pupils recently enjoyed a diving trip to Rawa. The group varied in their diving experience from those gaining their PADI Open Water qualification to those more proficient. Some pupils reflect on their trip. Training Before the trip we had training in our pool. We learnt about the equipment, how to use it […]

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Sea Life Malaysia | Year 2

On Tuesday, 14th January, Year 2 pupils took their first school trip to Sea Life Malaysia. The children were very excited to go on the bus journey and to see all the marine creatures. Following on from their learning in the classroom about Plastic Pollution they were able to link their thoughts when seeing the […]

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BISP 2019

Thursday, 21 st November, saw 80 pupils and nine staff travel to Phuket for the annual BISP Soccer 7s Football Tournament. We took teams across the U11, U13, U15 and U18 age groups, both boys and girls, and what a delight it was to see so many representing the school in one of Asia’s biggest […]

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UK Farm 2019 | Reception

On Tuesday, 19th November, Reception pupils took their first school trip to the UK Farm. The children were very excited to go on the bus journey and to see all the animals. When we arrived the lovely fresh smell of farm filled the children’s noses. The first stop on the tour was to feed the […]

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Space & STEM Camp 2019

“Marlborough, the experiment is a go, you are clear to launch.” For the first time, MCM joined a NASA competition to have real astronauts place a student-designed experiment on to the actual International Space Station, which blasted off from the Mission Discovery challenge centre in Singapore, with over 300 students from all over Singapore and […]

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History Trip to Beijing and Xi’an

On Tuesday, 22nd October, with the excitement of Nations Day still in the air, twenty-six MCM pupils and three beaks set off for the much anticipated History trip to Beijing and Xi’an. The journey to reach our first destination, Beijing, was a long and tiring one, but we arrived in great spirits on the Wednesday […]

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