Author: Communications

November 29, 2022 Communications

The European Commission awarded the Malta College of Arts, Science, and Technology (MCAST) with the 2022 European Innovative Teaching Award for work related to the Erasmus+ KA2 project code-named Connect2018 in the category of ‘Learning together, promoting creativity and sustainability in VET schools. The project brought together the cities of Valletta and Leeuwarden, the European…

November 28, 2022 Communications

The Malta College of Arts, Science, and Technology (MCAST) held a research-themed conference, titled, ‘Fueling Creative Minds Through Applied Qualitative Research’ on campus in Paola. A total of 113 delegates registered and attended this informative and educational conference. Through-out the conference local academics and students presented 25 paper presentations, and 18 poster exhibits. International academics…

November 25, 2022 Communications

Students following courses at the Malta College of Arts, Science, and Technology (MCAST), successfully launched a special spatial balloon from Germany that reached the stratosphere. This Erasmus+ project was led by the Institute of Engineering and Transport (IET) senior lecturer Dr Ing. Clive Seguna, assisted by technician Ivan Fabri. Students are currently following Advanced Diplomas…

November 25, 2022 Communications

MCAST observed a two-minute silence in memory of Bernice Cassar and all victims of domestic violence. Students and staff gathered in front of Students’ House in the presence of the victim’s family members as a gesture of respect and a united stand against violence. Youth workers from Aġenzija Zgħażagħ also performed a brief sketch inviting…

November 25, 2022 Communications

The Malta College of Arts, Science and Technology (MCAST), together with the Institute of Business, Management, and Commerce (IBMC), have today signed a three-year agreement with local cloud software solutions company Scope Solutions. Through this agreement, lecturers and students will have the requisite license to train and practise on Scope’s cloud-based accountancy programme Xero. Xero…

November 23, 2022 Communications

The Malta College of Arts, Science, and Technology (MCAST) successfully held the first two graduation ceremonies at the College’s Main Campus in Paola, this week. During these first two graduation sessions MCAST presented certificates to students graduating with Bachelor (Hons) Degrees, and Higher Diplomas in a diverse study areas and disciplines. Graduates ranged from diverse…

November 17, 2022 Communications

The Malta College of Arts, Science, and Technology (MCAST) held a graduation mass at St John’s Co-Cathedral in Valletta on 14 November to celebrate the success of new College graduates. The ceremony honoured graduates from all of MCAST’s six institutes. The graduation ceremonies at the College, starting on 21 November, will celebrate the success of…

November 15, 2022 Communications

The Malta College for Arts, Science, and Technology (MCAST) and ST Microelectronics jointly held an award ceremony at the College’s Main Campus in Paola. MCAST students following engineering courses within the College’s Institute of Engineering and Transport (IET) were presented with awards for their brilliant achievements within this sector. The awards were presented by MCAST…

November 10, 2022 Communications

The Malta College for Arts, Science, and Technology (MCAST) inaugurated new premises and facilities for the fully accredited Centre for Maritime Studies (CMS), which forms part of the Institute of Engineering and Transport (IET). Industry players were also invited to visit the new Centre and meet students. The CMS offers a wide range of maritime…

November 4, 2022 Communications

Representatives from the Malta College of Arts, Science, and Technology (MCAST) are participating in, Playcon one of the largest international game development and e-sports Expo. Participants from the Institute of Information and Communication Technology (ICT) and from the Institute for the Creative Arts (ICA) showcased work done by MCAST students following courses in game development…