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Virtual Graduation Ceremony 2021

Welcome to the Virtual Graduation Ceremony of Moate Business College for the 2021/2022 academic year. The team at Moate Business College has put together a virtual graduation ceremony to celebrate the achievements of our students through this very tough and unusual year. Congratulations to the graduates of the Class of 2021! We would love to […]

Tourism & Digital Marketing Students Visit Dublin Zoo

Recently our Tourism and Digital Marketing students visited Dublin Zoo, one of Ireland's most popular attractions. This visit formed part of their Marketing and Irish Culture and Heritage modules. Students had the opportunity to explore the zoo at their leisure, view some of the most famous global landmarks and iconic symbols as part of [...]

Moate Business College on Athlone Community Radio

Recently our Career Guidance Counsellor Helen Fitzsimons spoke to Deirdre Hunt of Athlone Community Radio about the wide range of courses on offer at Moate Business College, the benefits of Further Education for students, and how our students progress to Higher Education through the Higher Education Links Scheme. The full interview can be found by […]

Virtual Art Exhibition 2021

Welcome to the Virtual Art Exhibition of our Level 5 and Level 6 Art Graduates for the 2020/2021 academic year. The Art Team at Moate Business College has put together a virtual art exhibition to celebrate the achievements of our students through this very tough and unusual year. Congratulations to one and all of you [...]

Celebrating 30 Years of Success in Further Education & Training

We are celebrating 30 years of success in providing further education and training. From small beginnings in 1991, MBC grew steadily and now caters for over 400 full time students. MBC supports students in bridging the gap between their Leaving Certificate and third level.  Further education should be seen as a place of transition, where [...]

Access to Post-Primary Teaching (APT) Project (St. Angela’s College, Sligo)

Are you interested in becoming a Post-Primary Teacher? Moate Business College is delighted to announce a new initiative with St. Angela's College, Sligo - The Access to Post-Primary Teaching (APT) Project. The APT Project has developed a direct entry route into St. Angela’s three Initial Teacher Education (ITE) programmes. This restricted entry route is specifically [...]

Erasmus+ Excellence Award

Moate Business College Awarded Erasmus+ Accreditation & Excellence Label MBC are delighted to have been awarded Erasmus+ Accreditation and also the Excellence Label under the New Erasmus+ Programme. The award of the Erasmus accreditation confirms that Moate Business College has set up a plan to implement high quality mobility activities as part of a wider [...]

Fundraising for Irish Cancer Society

Our Digital Marketing students have been busy coordinating a fundraising initiative in aid of The Irish Cancer Society (@IrishCancerSoc). Throughout the month of March, students on the Digital Marketing course have been completing 7,662 steps per day. Why 7,662? This represents the number of nights that nursing staff provided care to cancer patients in 2020.  […]

Let’s Get Moving!

We have a challenge for you! We challenge all staff and students to get outside and get moving between 1st – 5th March. Walk/run daily to clock up as many Kms as possible. Distances can be logged on May My Run. Please make sure to tag us on Facebook and Instagram as we have some […]

MBC Art Graduate Appearing on The Late Late Show

Well done to MBC Art Graduate Vincent Devine (@vincent_devine) working to raise funds for Heroes Aid, a registered Irish charity keeping frontline healthcare workers safe and supported during Covid19. Vincent’s portrait of Vicky Phelan was unveiled on the @RTELateLateShow on January 8th and is up for auction on February 4th. All proceeds will be donated […]