Tag: MCAST

MCAST Principal re-elected as President of EfVET

MCAST Principal and CEO Professor oachim James Calleja was re-elected President of the European Forum of Vocational Education and Training (EfVET) after already serving for two years.

Foreign and European Affairs Ministry awards design student behind Malta’s UNSC...

Andrea Camilleri won the competition to design Malta’s logo for its bid for a seat on the United Nations Security Council.

MCAST insists judicial protest on its engineering courses is unjustified

The Malta College for Arts, Science and Technology has strongly objected to a judicial protest filed by the Chamber of Engineers concerning a number of courses related to the engineering profession, insisting that everything was in order.

The Chamber of Engineers files judicial protest against MCAST

The Chamber of Engineers said that these courses were being advertised as part-time courses and at the moment, MCAST graduates who have already graduated with the above degrees are not being considered by the Engineering Profession Board as being eligible for the warrant to practice the profession of Engineer.

Restoration works on Gudja Chapel being carried out by MCAST students

Restoration works are currently being carried out by the Malta College for Arts, Science and Technology (MCAST) students following courses in masonry heritage skills.

Prof. Ian Refalo appointed MCAST President

Prof. Ian Refalo will replace Frederick Schembri who stepped down earlier this month

MCAST President steps down

Frederick Schembri served for two years in the role.

Educational resources repository freely available online

Minister for Education Owen Bonnici visited MCAST where he was able to experience lectures being done remotely from the teacher’s and students’ own homes following the decision to temporarily close all schools due to COVID-19.

MCAST urges students to make use of online learning opportunities

Online learning activity at MCAST is on the increase with lecturing staff engaged on a regular basis with students. Since the temporary closure of all educational institutions announced on 12 March, MCAST staff have embarked on several efforts to ensure the least disruption possible to learning provision.

Watch: Help students participate in a robotics competition in Dubai

A group of five MCAST students are appealing for donations in aim of representing Malta in an IT and robotics competition taking place in Dubai....