MCM College seeks to nurture the collective talents of its students, faculty, and the UM Community to build a virbrant, world class college centre enhanced by music, sciences and the arts.
"In shaping our collegiate lives together, all members of this community of scholars contribute ideas for the mutual benefit of MCM College members and for the advantage of the entire collegiate structure of UM’s ten colleges."
If the great educators from Plato, Froebel to Freire, were to live forever, one may have termed Colleges, the great educators of university education: always present, seldom doing anything ostentatious, but over time, influencing generations of learners, in the case of Colleges, turning out superb graduates – rounded renaissance men and women with adaptable, transferable and transformative skills – in essence, world citizens capable of superb accomplishment.
An arc of five-pointed gold stars, one large in the centre, is an essential of the Regional flag of Macau SAR. The origins of the seven golden castles within the shield of Portugal are thought to be Castile, from the coat of arms of Afonso III, his mother and second wife were Castilian.
In China, where yellow is associated with happiness, grandeur and wisdom, each point of the compass has a symbolic colour. Yellow signifies the Middle Kingdom. The Emperor’s palace lay, it was considered, at centre of the world.
Within the symbolism of colours with the five elements, with Chinese beliefs and Feng Shui, yellow/gold is associated with completeness, wealth, metal and a consciousness of deities.
The Presence of English, the medium of tuition with UM, and the British presence in Macau, between 1635-1793, may be symbolized by the three gold lions passant (Old French, heraldic term to describe striding forward with right forepaws raised,) shown in the United Kingdom’s Royal Standard, the banner of the Queen Elizabeth II.
Michaelmas Term (2013/14)
Hilary Term (2014/15)
Michaelmas Term (2015/16)
Hilary Term (2015/16)
Michaelmas Term (2016/17)
Hilary Term (2016/17)