MCKL GRADUATE WINS INAUGURAL MCKL- UNMC SCHOLARSHIP
On 25 August 2018, more than 400 MCKL graduands congregated at Wesley Legacy Centre for the MCKL Graduation & Awards Ceremony.
The graduands comprised students from the Cambridge A Level (CAL), Diploma in Early Childhood Education (DECE), Certified Accounting Technician (CAT), and ACCA programmes.
Professor Deborah Hall, Vice-Provost for Research and Knowledge Exchange of University of Nottingham Malaysia Campus (UNMC) was the guest of honour. During her speech, she said to the graduands, “You have just received world-class education from a leading college in Malaysia, go and do things that make you proud no matter what other people think so that you can truly be your own hero”.
The results of the CAL June 2018 examination saw improvements in almost all subjects and like the previous year, the passing rate was an impressive 100%. 32 students achieved 4A* while 46% of the graduands scored 3 to 4As.
MCKL’s home-grown programme, DECE, feted 20 graduating students with Ling En Yun receiving the Datuk Dr Chiam Heng Keng Award 2018 for best overall performance.
The CAT programme featured 21 graduands while the ACCA programme applauded 13 students who had successfully completed their professional papers. Arianna Yong Qiao-Ru clinched the ACCA Top in Malaysia and the World award for Paper FA1 and Ho Yee Khoon, the top in Malaysia award for Paper MA1.
The ceremony also saw Kok Hanz receiving the inaugural MCKL-UNMC Scholarship and Edmund Chee, the MCKL-HWUM Scholarship. Both scholarships cover full tuition fees and they are awarded to MCKL pre-university graduates with outstanding academic and co-curricular performance.
UNMC joins the list of established universities who are offering exclusive scholarships to MCKL students. The scholarship offers a full tuition fee waiver for all UNMC undergraduate programmes.
Established since 1983, MCKL’s mission is to nurture a community where excellence in all its forms is celebrated; where individuals come alive to their God-given abilities and make a unique difference in the world. MCKL believes in the potential of all students to rise to their calling as stewards of God’s creation, and nurturing them to their utmost potential.
MCKL offers pre-university programmes such as Cambridge A Level and Australian Matriculation, diploma programmes in Early Childhood Education and Social Work, the American Degree Transfer Program as well as professional CAT and ACCA courses.
For more information on the courses and scholarships offered at MCKL, please call 03-2274 1851 or visit the website at www.mckl.edu.my.