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Kota Tinggi IGCSE Geography Field Trip

This weekend Marlborough College Malaysia IGCSE Hundred (Year 11) pupils embarked on an insightful and educational fieldtrip to the region of Kota Tinggi in Malaysia, northeast of Nusajaya as part of a vocational research education, which will be hugely beneficial for their upcoming exams. Marlborough College Malaysia, partnered with Ecofieldtrips Pte Ltd, a Singaporean-based company […]

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Art Stage 2016

On Thursday 21st January, the GCSE and IB art pupils went to Art Stage Singapore in Marina Bay Sands Convention Centre accompanied by several members of staff. The Expo featured 170 galleries from 33 countries and 30 global cities. The theme of the Art Expo this year was “We are Asia”. We arrived at Marina […]

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MC Squared Hospital Visit

On 5th December, the MC Squared team alongside Miss Helena and Mr Monk paid a visit to the Sultanah Aminah Hospital as part of charity service. If we had to summarise what the trip was about, here are the words I would use: toys, songs, and fun. These are our elements of entertainment, as we […]

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Art Trip to Medini Mall

On 11th June 2015 nineteen Remove and Lower Sixth artists set off from school on a gallery visit. We arrived at the White Cube Gallery at Medini Mall in less than 10 minutes by bus. Thankfully, this trip did not involve immigration or passports which allowed us to arrive at our destination promptly. The purpose […]

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Year 8 Tioman Diving Trip

On 28th March 2015, ten Year 8 pupils and three beaks started their journey to Pulau Tioman, off the east coast of Malaysia, with the aim of returning as PADI Open Water divers. We arrived in Tioman with no problems and settled into the Berjaya Hotel with ease before jumping in the pool and trying […]

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The KL Model United Nations Trip

In the College’s third Model United Nations conference this year, twenty eager pupils from Shell to Lower Sixth once again donned their finest formal jackets to take part in an exciting session of the Kuala Lumpur MUN, a three-day conference comprising of fierce debate alongside thoughtful resolution writing. The theme for the conference this year […]

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Singapore Art Stage Trip

On 22nd January thirty-five pupils set off from MCM to visit ‘Art Stage Singapore: We are Asia’. They shared a sense of excitement and a love of Art and were not to be disappointed. The pupils from Remove, Hundred and Lower Sixth are all studying Art and it is an important and enjoyable part of […]

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Shell Sports Camp – Thanyapura Sports Resort, Phuket, Thailand

The Shell pupils had a tremendous trip to Thanyapura Sports Resort in Phuket, working hard and learning about the culture of their hosts. They got involved in Muay Thai, Tennis, running in rubber plantations, Zumba, swim training with Thai Olympic hopefuls and a boot camp called ‘Project Extreme’. Our pupils competed very well in an […]

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Junior Boarders’ Kota Tinggi Trip

At 4.30pm on Friday 16th January, 42 eager and excited junior boarders departed the Marlborough campus prepared for what was to be a brilliant weekend away in Kota Tingii. Upon arrival at the Kulum Eco Trail site the boarders met their activity coordinators, were swiftly organized into their dorms for the weekend and sent out […]

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Lower Sixth Baristas

The Lower Sixth gents of Munawir Hill were the first to learn all about coffee on the inaugural MCM barista course, held at Monsta café last weekend. Revealing his passion for the stuff, owner Uncle Feng had the boys tasting and appreciating the finer points of espresso coffee without so much as a pause. The lesson […]

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Iskandar and Taylor Trip to the Felda Residence

On Friday 19th September at 2.00pm Iskandar and Taylor set off for a weekend of fun and adventure. Spirits on the bus were high and singing commenced. We were not disappointed when we arrived two hours later. The pool was great and we could see the sea. First we went to our rooms to organise […]

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Shell Trip Kota Tinggi

On a breezy Saturday morning, the Shell boarders went to the Mawai Family Camp in Kota Tinggi. We were warmly welcomed by the staff when we arrived at the camp after a tiring two hour bus ride. We were given no time to get settled as we were immediately taken to play ice breaking games […]

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Theory of Knowledge Weekend to Desaru 2014

Over the course of 13th and 14th September we were immersed in the world of Theory of Knowledge (ToK) by our wise ToK beaks: CEMR, RAC, DJG and LWGW. We were shown a new way of thinking about virtually anything, from deeply philosophical ideas to the mundane statements made and heard during the course of […]

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Year 6 Kota Tinggi Trip

Pupils in Year 6 escaped from school for a week to Kota Tinggi for what proved to be an action-packed and fun-filled adventure. Having four nights in a hot tent was challenge enough for some, let alone the kayaking, waterfall-trekking and tree-top wire walking. We also appreciated life in a Malaysian ‘kampung’ and helped villagers […]

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Tioman Diving Trip

On 29th March pupils and beaks from MCM started their adventure on the Tioman dive trip. This trip was an opportunity for students to become qualified open water divers. Many applied, and sixteen of us made it on the trip, which was organised by Miss Pyper, Miss Martyn-Fisher and Mr Statham. At 3am, sixteen sleepy […]

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Singapore Gallery Trip

On Monday 27th January, the Art IGSCE classes from Remove and Hundred were lucky enough to visit the Singapore 2013 Biennale. The Biennale uniquely focuses on South East Asia, historically the hub of civilization and the pioneers of change. A wide range of artists from amazingly diverse cultures, perspectives and histories were given the same […]

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U13 Girls’ Football Triumph in Thailand

On 7th November forty very excited MCM footballers set their alarm clocks unusually early, in order to catch a plane to Thailand for a huge annual football tournament, hosted by British International School of Phuket. We arrived at the hotel in the afternoon and everyone settled into their rooms, before cooling off in the swimming […]

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Borneo Trip

On Saturday 19th October at 4.15am twenty seven MCM pupils and beaks assembled on court ready to embark on a week long adventure to Sabah, Borneo. After a short flight and a two hour bus ride, we arrived at Camp Bongkud, excited and ready to learn about the local way of life and hopeful that […]

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Junior Boarders’ Trip to Kota Tinggi Rainforest

On Saturday 7th September Taylor and Iskandar House set off for Kota Tinggi Rainforest Activity Centre. On arrival we went straight into the Rainforest, having attempted to prepare ourselves to be leech-proof. The afternoon was filled with wall-climbing and zip-wiring over the lake. Once the sun had set, we were treated to a boat trip […]

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MCUK Rugby Tour

Just before the beginning of the Michaelmas term, MCM were delighted to be joined by the Marlborough College UK XV and Development XV squads. They were passing through on their way back from a successful tour of Australia where they had showed the class that had brought them considerable recognition in the UK, including being […]

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