We are 15 days away from the 10 th anniversary of Villa college.
The countdown began with traditional boduberu at villa college QI campus yesterday evening.
On the 17 th October 2007 Villa College was registered and established as the first Private College of the Maldives by the Department of Higher Education with a number of 20 students as a start. Since then, the student numbers have grown steadily and today over three thousand students, learning various disciplines, are enrolled.
With over 9 campuses and 14 learning centres around the country our vision is to be the leading higher education provider in the Maldives, highly valued locally and recognized internationally.
Oct 1, 2017
Villa College commenced its programmes in AA Ukulhas on 18 th September 2017. The programmes that commenced in this intake includes Certificate 3 in Business and Certificate 4 in Business. Certificate 4 in Business is a one-year foundation programme that allows O’Level leavers to progress towards a first degree qualification.
At present, 30 students are studying at the Ukulhas learning centre, and Villa College hopes to introduce degree programmes at the centre in January 2018. Villa College takes this opportunity to thank the Ukulhas Council for their commitment in facilitating this new initiative.
Sept 18, 2017
A certificate awarding ceremony was held at Villa College Naifaru Campus on 14 th September 2017.
A total of 70 students were awarded the certificates, which included level 3, Level 4 and diploma certificates.
Senior staff of the college including the Rector, Dr. Ahmed Anwar,attended the ceremony.
Villa College has established campuses in several atolls, making the process of studying to obtain internationally-accepted higher education easier, by studying on the students’ own island or on a nearby island.
Sept 14, 2017
Maldives Qualification’s Authority officials visited Villa College to conducted an external review site visit. The panel consisted of experts from overseas along with officials from MQA. The purpose of this Institutional Audit is to recognize the strengths of the College's operation and academic quality. This audit will also strengthen our operations and academic quality as the panel will provide relevant recommendations for the future.
The initial meeting was held with vice rector and the senior management of Villa College, at 1500hrs today, followed by a meeting with academic heads of the college.
The review visit will take place from 1-2nd of August of 2017.
Aug 1, 2017
Villa College has launched the application process for courses starting in SEPTEMBER 2017.
MoU signing ceremony between Islamic University of Maldives and Villa College.
July 23, 2017
July 20, 2017
Memorandum of Understanding signed between Villa college and Sun Island Resort & Spa to conduct Hospitality related programmes.
May 17, 2017
The Memorandum of Understanding signed between Villa college and Universal Foundation to conduct Certificate Hospitality.
May 16, 2017
Villa College has launched the application process for courses starting in May 2017.
Villa College launches the Application Process for Courses Starting in January 2017.
The Rector of Villa College, Dr. Ahmed Anwar, has been awarded an Honorary Degree of Doctor of Education by the Open University Malaysia (OUM)".
Villa College has signed a contract with UNDP today to conduct an "Assessment of issues faced by women in seeking justice in the Maldives".