Careers Fair 2021

Last Wednesday pupils in the Lower Sixth and Hundred were treated to expert advice from leading specialists across a range of careers at Marlborough College Malaysia’s 2021 Careers Fair. “If you put your heart and mind into your dream job, it can be a reality” was memorable advice from our keynote speaker, Datuk Razlan Razali, […]

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COBIS Patron’s Accreditation

    Marlborough College Malaysia receives the highest recognition from the Council of British International Schools.   Marlborough College Malaysia set the pace globally by partnering with COBIS (the Council of British International Schools), the oldest and largest premier association of British schools overseas, to achieve the first-ever fully online Patron’s Accreditation and Compliance with […]

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Welcome Back

This morning the College community was delighted to welcome back all the remaining year groups.    It was excellent that everyone was back and able to take their seats, bringing classrooms to life once more throughout the College.   We eagerly await the day when all our pupils from around the globe can all be […]

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COBIS Art Competition MCM Finalists

Throughout January and February, the art department ran a competition where pupils were required to produce a piece of art that reflected the theme of Connections.    There were some incredible entries from across the school, in a variety of mediums, all showing different interpretations so it was a difficult task selecting the winners across […]

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Patrick Kerton | Sixth Form Talks

On Thursday 4th March the Sixth form community were treated to a thrilling online talk by Patrick Kerton. Patrick is a world-renowned Hollywood stuntman and stunt director. He is best known for his work on such movies as ‘X-Men’, ‘Suicide Squad’ and ‘300’ and he gave us a fascinating insight into the technical aspects of […]

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Conversation with Jon Lewis | Sport

This week we started series 2 of the ‘Conversation Series’ with a twist to allow our scholars and wider pupil body the opportunity to ask questions to sporting professionals currently working in the elite game. This week’s talk was with Jon Lewis, current Bangladesh batting coach and Ex-England performance coach. Jon has over 30 years […]

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World Wildlife Day 2021

To mark this year’s World Wildlife Day on the 3rd March 2021 pupils across the College picked specific areas of interest.    In the senior school, Mr Duncan and his Remove (Year 10) Geography class discussed the theme for this year’s World Wildlife Day: Forests and Livelihoods –  Sustaining People and Planet. They studied the […]

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November IGCSE Examination Results

High academic standards and top notch teaching and learning lie at the heart of a Marlborough College Malaysia education and a number of pupils at the College have been celebrating excellent IGCSE examination results since their publication a few days ago.   A group of pupils sat early entry examinations in Mathematics in November (these […]

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Debra Stephenson | Sixth Form Talks

Debra spoke eloquently about her journey from a very young age to her present roles in a number of prominent TV shows in the UK. Her career was originally launched when she won the BBC’s ‘Opportunity Knocks’ competition in 1987 at the age of just 14, a contest that was broadcast on TV and drew […]

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Chinese New Year Celebrations 2021

Whilst celebrations for Lunar New Year, Year of the OX may have looked a little different from normal, that did not stop the MCM community from celebrating in full force prior to the half term holiday. Pre-Prep pupils created and decorated lanterns or crafted their own Ox. Prep pupils designed posters containing information about the […]

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What are you Reading? | Senior Library

Usually, at this time of year, my focus in the Senior Library turns to identifying books to help the Lower Sixth with their Extended Essays (EEs) and planning for the upcoming World Book Day on the 4th March. Whilst the ordering of EE books is a tried and tested exercise, I would like to try […]

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Online Sixth Form Lecture Series

We are delighted to announce the launch of a series of online lectures for our Sixth Form community. Over the coming months, we will be hosting a number of speakers from a broad range of backgrounds and interests, in what we are sure will become a popular feature on the Sixth Form calendar. On Thursday […]

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Welcome Back Nursery, Reception, Hundred and Upper Sixth

Beautiful clear blue skies welcomed our youngest and oldest pupils back to the College site this morning. Pupils in Nursery, Reception, Hundred (Year 11) and Upper Sixth were back on site to receive their lessons face-to-face from their Beaks (teachers) alongside physically distanced friends. Excited pupils from the four-year groups were granted permission to return […]

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MCM partner with the University of Pennsylvania, USA.

Marlborough College Malaysia (MCM) is delighted to have been chosen as a service partner organisation, as part of a service-learning course offered at the University of Pennsylvania, USA. Spring Semester of 2021.   The course is offered through Penn’s Master of Applied Positive Psychology (MAPP) programme, a one-year programme that develops scholar-practitioners in positive psychology […]

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Top IB Global School 2020

Marlborough College Malaysia is delighted to have achieved a place in IB-Schools.com  top 75 highest scoring schools in 2020 who offer IB, globally which equates to MCM being placed in the top 2% of IB schools in the world.    MCM has been offering IB since 2012 and the results have improved year on year […]

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Medicine | Sixth Form

Over 40 Marlborough College Malaysia Sixth form students were privileged to have an online talk from Associate Prof. Dr Ronan Gleeson, Head of Department, Obstetrics & Gynaecology, Royal College of Surgeons in Ireland (RCSI) & University College Dublin (UCD) based in Penang, as part of their Careers programme. Professor Gleeson has worked in London, Melbourne, […]

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Act of Remembrance

On Sunday 8th November the boarding community joined together at dawn in an Act of Remembrance on Court. Sora in Year 12 commenced the service playing Schindler’s List on the violin. The Master, Mr Alan Stevens led the service which included poignant readings from both pupils and Beaks with Ms Goh, of the British Council […]

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Sports Provision during School Closure

Sport is as old as humanity itself. It’s kept us fit and healthy while building strong communities and boosting morale. With the current closure of the College, MCM sees the importance of sports as being ever more relevant not only for pupils but the whole College community. From daily challenges for younger pupils to online […]

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IGCSE Geography Field Trip 2020

Before half-term, 21 IGCSE Geography students participated in a range of quantitative and qualitative data collection and investigation exercises around Kota Tinggi, Penyabong, and Mersing. The trip, supported by the Radiant Camps team, exposed the pupils to numerous new field skills and helped consolidate their learning from the classroom. They tackled physical and human topics […]

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U.S. Election | Global Politics

The impact of the United States presidential election will be felt globally. With this in mind, the Global Politics department at MCM developed an election process to be held on campus which aimed to recreate certain critical aspects of the U.S. election. Originally, the Senior School was to be divided into three categories based on […]

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