Lying at the crossroads of the Mediterranean, UM has been, over its 400-year history, the hub for international academic exchange on the island. UM is the leading higher education institution in Malta and its structures are in line with the Bologna Process and the European Higher Education area.

The University seeks to carry out academic research and provide a vibrant higher education setting in the arts, sciences and the humanities as required for Malta’s economic, social and cultural development. The courses at UM are designed to produce highly-qualified professionals in multiple disciplines. The UM alumni community is growing exponentially: well over 3,500 students graduate in various disciplines annually.

The language of instruction is English and about twelve per cent of the student population is international.

Today UM is composed of fourteen faculties, a number of interdisciplinary institutes and centres, three schools and a junior college. Besides the main campus, situated at Msida, there are three other campuses: Valletta, Marsaxlokk, Gozo.

Programs taught in:
English

This school also offers:

BA

University of Malta

One of the most popular courses at the University of Malta is the BA (Hons) which is offered by one of the largest Faculties with a student population totalling some 1,30 ... [+]

One of the most popular courses at the University of Malta is the BA (Hons) which is offered by one of the largest Faculties with a student population totalling some 1,300. There are sixteen different areas of studies namely:

Anthropological Sciences, Classics and Archaeology, English, French, Geography, German, History, History of Art, International Relations, Italian, Maltese, Oriental Studies, Philosophy, Sociology, Spanish and Latin American Studies and Translation and Interpreting – make up the Faculty of Arts. Additional areas of study, administered by Boards of Studies, include Communication Studies, Contemporary Mediterranean Studies, Library Information and Archive Studies, Linguistics, Music Studies, Psychology, and Theatre Studies.... [-]

Malta Valletta
October 2019
English
Full-time
3 years
Campus
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University of Malta

The main objectives of the Tourism Studies programme are to provide a comprehensive background to the local and international dimensions of the tourism industry and to eq ... [+]

Course information Course title: Bachelor of Arts (Honours) (Tourism Studies) Course code: UBAHTRS9 Postnominal: B.A. (Hons) (Tourism Studies) (Melit.) Level of qualification: First Cycle National Qualifications Framework level: Level 6 Duration: 3 Years Mode of attendance: Full-time Total ECTS credits: 180 Coordinator: Noel Buttigieg Delivered by: Institute for Tourism, Travel and Culture Course overview

The main objectives of the Tourism Studies programme are to provide a comprehensive background to the local and international dimensions of the tourism industry and to equip students with skills to critically analyse the tourism industry and its impacts on society, the environment and the economy. It is an interdisciplinary programme, covering a wide range of subjects.... [-]

Malta Valletta
October 2019
English
Full-time
3 years
Campus
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Bachelor

University of Malta

One of the most popular courses with international students at the University of Malta is the Bachelor of Engineering (Hons). This programme has two streams: Bachelor of ... [+]

One of the most popular courses with international students at the University of Malta is the Bachelor of Engineering (Hons). This programme has two streams:

Stream 1 - Bachelor of Engineering (Honours) in Electrical and Electronic Engineering

This programme is designed to provide comprehensive undergraduate training in a broad range of disciplines required to practice as a professional engineer. Hence, the curriculum is built on several technology pillars, namely mathematics, electrical engineering, electronics engineering, software, control, communications and computer systems, with additional subjects in management and professional issues. The programme provides substantial opportunity for practical work that is well balanced with theoretical instruction and lecturing. The student is able to demonstrate subject knowledge and understanding through standard methods of assessment, namely an end-of-study-unit examination and continuous assessment (coursework). Furthermore, a team project and final year project will also contribute to direct hands-on learning of engineering design skills, project management, subject knowledge, integration, and understanding. Management and other soft skills, as well as personal development, are an integral part of the course.... [-]

Malta Valletta
October 2019
English
Full-time
4 years
Campus
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University of Malta

The Bachelor of Psychology (Honours) course is a full-time course, which includes a number of compulsory core study-units in Psychology and a number of elective study-uni ... [+]

Course information Course title: Bachelor of Psychology (Honours) Course code: UBPSYHIFT Postnominal: B.Psy.(Hons)(Melit.) Level of qualification: First Cycle National Qualifications Framework level: Level 6 Duration: 3 Years Mode of attendance: Full-time Total ECTS credits: 180 Coordinator: Marilyn Clark Delivered by: Faculty for Social Wellbeing Course overview

The Bachelor of Psychology (Honours) course is a full-time course, which includes a number of compulsory core study-units in Psychology and a number of elective study-units which students may choose from. It has also a research component, where students have to design and conduct a research project. The Bachelor of Psychology (Honours) degree enables students to proceed with their studies in Psychology at the Postgraduate level, both in Malta and abroad, provided other requirements are also satisfied.... [-]

Malta Valletta
October 2019
English
Full-time
3 years
Campus
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University of Malta

This is Malta

Capital city Valletta

University of Malta
Address
Valletta Campus University of Malta St.Paul's Street Valletta
Valletta, Malta
Website
Phone
+356 2340 2340