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MOS UK & Ireland Champion 2018

MOS UK & Ireland Champion 2018
The winners of the 2018 MOS Four Nations UK & Ireland Championship Final were announced on 22nd June in London.

Michaela Habartova, who is studying geography at University of St Andrew’s, Scotland, scored the highest in her category in the MOS4N Championship Final. Michaela won first place in the Microsoft PowerPoint 2016 category. She will head to Orlando, Florida, USA for the MOS World Championship from July 29 – August 1st, 2018.

Michaela beat thousands of students across UK & Ireland in the MOS Four Nations Championship Final, which took place on 22nd June 2018 in Design Museum London, alongside CertMatters.Live.

We’re delighted with Michaela’s performance, the digital skills standard demonstrated by students using Microsoft Office tools across UK & Ireland is continuously increasing, and this year the competition certainly was tough!” said Andrew Flood (CEO, Prodigy Learning) “We are looking forward to Michaela representing UK & Ireland at the MOS World Championship, we know she will perform very well”.

Certiport anticipates more than 150 finalists from more than 60 countries will compete at the MOS World Championship where students will again participate in a unique competition exam in their track. Six winners will receive cash prizes, medals and the title of Microsoft Office Specialist Word, Excel or PowerPoint World Champion.

Michaela will be joined in the MOS World Championship Final by the other MOS Four Nations UK & Ireland Champions Adam Drummond (St Ninian's High School, Isle of Man), and Christopher Doyle (UCD, Ireland) and the MOS Australian Champion Aidan Smith (All Saints College, Perth).

Image: Pictured as Michaela was crowned MOS UK & Ireland PowerPoint Champion 2018 (L-R): Andrew Flood (CEO, Prodigy Learning), Sarah Hedley (UK National Skills Lead, Microsoft UK), Michaela Habartova (University of St Andrew's, Scotland), Tina Jones (UK Education Engagement Manager, Microsoft UK) and Clare Riley (FE and HE Engagement Manager, Microsoft UK).

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