MRSM Taiping

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MARA Junior Science College Taiping
Maktab Rendah Sains MARA Taiping
MRSM Logo.PNG
Location
Taiping, Perak, Malaysia
Information
School type MRSM, Secondary School, Boarding School
Motto Berdisiplin, Berilmu, Beramal
A Thinking School A Learning Organization
Established 1 July 1983[citation needed]
Principal Mr Mohd Sanusi
Head Warden Mr Hakim
Enrollment Approximately 800+ students every year
Officiation 29 June 1987 by HRH Sultan of Perak, Sultan Azlan Shah
Website

Maktab Rendah Sains MARA Taiping (مكتب رنده ساينس مارا تايفيغ), commonly known as MRSM Taiping, is a co-educational boarding school established in 1983 under Education and Training (Secondary) Division of MARA (Majlis Amanah Rakyat, Malay for People's Trust Council). The campus is located in Taiping, a town north-west of Perak, Malaysia.

Reputation[edit]

Taiping Lake Gardens.jpg

MRSM Taiping is grouped in the cluster of Program Khas Pendidikan(Special Education Programme) MRSMs designed by Majlis Amanah Rakyat (MARA) to educate the country's brightest students. The other PKP MRSMs are MRSM Pengkalan Chepa, MRSM LANGKAWI and MRSM Tun Ghafar Baba. Entrance into PKP MRSMs is by obtaining above average scores in the MRSM Entry Qualifications' Test, an exam combining mathematics, science and an IQ test. It is also compulsory for future students to achieve 8As in their PMR examinations.

MRSM Taiping has frequently entered the list of top achievers in the Malaysian Certificate of Education exams. It is one of the top 5 MRSMs in SPM examinations and usually one of the top 10 secondary schools in Malaysia.

Alumni[edit]

Anjung Maresmart[edit]

Anjung Maresmart is the official alumni of MRSM Taiping Class of 1995.

Mantrafive[edit]

Mantrafive is the official alumni of the MRSM Taiping graduation batch 1996. Members are actively involve in various activities like "jalan-jalan cari makan", holiday trips and most famous of all, "teh tarik" session in Bangsar.

PKPix[edit]

PKPix is the unofficial alumni of MRSM Taiping graduation batch of 2000 and known as millennium kids. Members are actively involved in motorsports events such as TimeToAttack, MegaLap, occasional track day at Sepang International Circuit & Elite Speedway Circuit, football friendlies and weekly Futsal at Samba PJ.

Maresmartians0405[edit]

Maresmartians 0405 is the unofficial alumni of MRSM Taiping graduating class of 2005. Members interact with each other in an online community and together they have a blog called Maresmart Sentral.

Maverick[edit]

Maverick is the unofficial alumni of MRSM TAIPING graduating batch of 2016. Members have gain many achievements in the country and also in the international competitions such as in robotics and also in Science Enrichment Model(SEM). Members are the 32nd batch of MRSM Taiping.

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Coordinates: 4°51′N 100°44′E / 4.850°N 100.733°E / 4.850; 100.733