MI College previously known as IIPD, began its journey on the 20th of July 2006. The motto of MI College is "Inspiring Excellence".
The International Institute for Professional Development (IIPD), began its journey on the 20th of July 2006 in the name of International Centre for Career Development (ICCD). The journey began with 19 students, two classrooms with one permanent faculty (the co-founder) and two part time lecturers. With the approval of a few certificate courses by Maldives Qualifications Authority (MQA), Cambridge International Diploma in Business and English Language courses ICCD had started to grow.
As the student population increased so did the faculty and in 2009, ICCD campus was moved to a bigger campus and the name ICCD was changed to International Institute for Professional Development or IIPD. Similar to ICCD, IIPD too is under the company Mianz Pvt. Ltd. The name of IIPD was approved by Margareta Funder, the Manager of ITC, It is no more a career development centre as it became Professional Development Institute. IIPD became a Franchise of the largest training company in India the Aptech Computer Education. With this, IIPD opened another campus for IT education in Male’.
MIC continues to grow and at present has 17 branches across the Maldives. The student enrollment has grown to over 1800 students and the staff strength has grown from a mere 80 in 2014 to 150 staff across the country. This is in line with the College’s goal of increasing opportunity for higher education and empowering the younger generation.
MIC can now proudly claim international presence with its recently established branches in Srilanka and Nepal.