Category: MCAST_NEWS

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…

November 3, 2022 Communications

The Malta College for Arts, Science, and Technology (MCAST) hosted the final multiplier event conference of the ‘CoachEd6 – Towards Quality Coaching Education’ project. CoachEd6 is a project led by MCAST together with, Mugla SItki Kocman University (Turkey), the University of Southern Denmark, and Reykjavik University (Iceland). In the absence of coaching education at higher…

November 2, 2022 Communications

A team of 5 students from MCAST’s Institute of Information and Communication Technology (ICT) were selected to compete in an international robotics competition which was held in Geneva, Switzerland between 13th October 2022 and 16th October 2022. First Global, the main organisers for this event invited 162 countries to participate in this competition. The aim…

October 29, 2022 Communications

A very strong vote from over 250 EfVET eligible members re-elected MCAST Principal/CEO Professor Joachim James Calleja for another three year term as EfVET President. The electronic vote took place during the Annual General Meeting of the European Forum of Technical and Vocational Education (EfVET) in Kuopio, Finland last Friday. EfVET last year celebrated its…

October 29, 2022 Communications

Three students following courses at the Malta College for Arts, Science, and Technology (MCAST) were nominated for the ‘Apprentice of the Year’ award during the Malta Business Awards organised by the Malta Chamber of SMEs. College students Mirhea Abdilla, Amber Borg, and Chris Saliba were the three shortlisted finalists in the mentioned category. Ms Mirhea…

October 24, 2022 Communications

The Malta College for Arts, Science, and Technology (MCAST) hosted a group of twenty heads of school and teachers from six Western Balkan countries, namely Serbia, Montenegro, Kosovo, Albania, North Macedonia and Bosnia & Herzegovina for a week-long event. This was part of an ongoing European Union Project called VET MOBILITY SCHEME FOR ENLARGEMENT COUNTRIES…

October 19, 2022 Communications

The Community College for the Third Age an initiative by the Malta College for Arts, Science, and Technology (MCAST) received a record number of applications from seniors willing to join a new learning experience this year. The College’s Centre for Learning and Employability (CLE) organises this yearly programme of activities for older citizens who wish…

October 13, 2022 Communications

Heritage Malta and the Malta College of Arts, Science and Technology (MCAST) have signed a Memorandum of Understanding that envisages, inter alia, the setting up of a Bachelor’s and Master’s degree in Conservation as full-time courses delivered by MCAST. The MOU also provides for the granting of free access, whenever possible, to MCAST students and…

October 10, 2022 Communications

A vibrant Freshers’ Week started today, 10 October, at the MCAST Campus in Paola and will continue over the next four days. New students who joined MCAST during the 2022/23 intake received a warm welcome this morning for them to discover the campus surroundings and experience the lively atmosphere and excitement. This year the College…

October 5, 2022 Communications

Malta’s Prime Minister Robert Abela and the Minister for Education Clifton Grima visited the MCAST Centre of Agriculture, Aquatics and Animal Sciences. During the visit, students spoke about their career paths in agriculture and animal sciences. A total of 313 full-time students are currently following courses at the Centre of Agriculture, Aquatics, and Animal Sciences….