Study in Malta

MALTA is a Southern European Island consisting of an island group in Mediterranean Sea.

Malta is a modern, vibrant Country famous for lovely beaches, sunny weather and a calm environment. The education system in Malta is very high rated and the curriculum is based on British model.

Quick Facts
Capital Valletta
Currency Euro
Languages Spoken English, Maltese
Area 316 square kilometers.
Population 436,947
Calling Code +356
  • Why Study in Malta
  • Institutions in Malta
  • Cost of Education
  • Entry Requirements
  • Student Visa Process
  • FAQ's

Why study in Malta

There are various benefits for international students where they could consider Malta as their new study destination.

High-quality education

The quality of education is very high and the largest university is the University of Malta . The courses are internationally recognized since their curriculum are designed by highly qualified professionals with experience in commerce, public affairs etc.

Rich British legacy

The students willing to have a great knowledge and expertise in English language can consider Malta for their higher education since they have rich British legacy.

Top destination for English language learning

Malta is considered as one the top destinations for English learning and They offer various English programs for international students to brush up on their English skills.

Excellent Career Opportunities

The students have interesting opportunities to work in Malta after graduation. They could look for jobs in hospitality and other industries to add value to your resume.

The students advised to get in touch with their university regarding career opportunities and work visa requirements.

Excellent campus facilities

  • Bright and spacious lecture rooms
  • Well-equipped computer labs
  • Latest smart boards and projection technology
  • Excellent Wi-Fi connectivity
  • Green screen and video equipment
  • Networking hardware & Cisco components
  • Robotic equipment
  • Fully equipped Library & access to online resources.

Safest Country

Malta is considered to be the safest country in all of Europe and this is an added advantage for international students.

The international students are eligible to receive free health treatments at state funded Hospitals and Health centres but only in case of emergencies.

Economical living

Malta is one of the smallest countries in the world and expenses like food, transportation, tuition fees are highly affordable. As far as costs are concerned, the students are advised to check with the universities for updated information.

Institutions in Malta

Some of the higher education institutions in Malta are as follows

Popular UG courses in Malta


  • Bachelor of Engineering in Mechanical Engineering (Plant)
  • Bachelor of Science in Environmental Engineering
  • Bachelor of Science in Chemical Technology

    Information Technology

    Information Technology
  • Bachelor of Science in Software Development
  • Bachelor in Creative Computing
  • Bachelor in Information Systems and Management


  • Bachelor of Science in Business Administration
  • BA Management
  • Bachelor in Management

    Banking and Finance

  • Bachelor in Banking and Finance
  • Bachelor in Accounting and Finance
  • Bachelor of Science in Accounting

Popular PG courses in Malta


  • Master of Science in Mechanical Engineering
  • Master of Science in Engineering (Electrical)

    Information and Communication Technology

    Information Technology
  • Master of Science in Artificial Intelligence
  • Master of Science in Communications and Computer Engineering
  • Master of Science in Computer Information Systems
  • Master of Science in Microelectronics and Nanoelectronics

    Health Science

    Health Science
  • Master of Science in Physiology
  • Master of Science in Biochemistry
  • Master of Science in Clinical Pharmacology and Therapeutics
  • Master of Science in Obstetrics and Gynaecology
  • Master of Science Communication Therapy

      Aerospace Technologies


      Master of Science in Aerospace Technologies


  • International Law
  • Law



      Master of Arts in Linguistics

Fine Arts

Fine arts
  • Architecture
  • Conservation
  • Visual Arts

Cost of Education

The cost of higher education differs from institutions to institutions.

The cost of can start from

1120 € - arts/business related courses

1440 € - Science based courses.(per semester)

Scholarship Assistance

There are various scholarship options offered for students to pursue education in Malta.

University of Malta offers a scholarship especially for Indian students in the field of Commerce, Medical, Dental and Health Sciences, Science, Engineering and Humanities.

The above scholarship has the following benefits

      For a 3-year course:

    • 90% waiver for the first year.
    • 75% for the second year.
    • 50% for the third year.

      For a five-year course:

      50% waiver - every year

For a four-year course:

  • 100% waiver for the first year.
  • 80% on the second year.
  • 60% on the third year.
  • 40% on the fourth year.

Eligibility and Application process


    • Should have passed high school (12th)
    • Minimum IELTS score of 5.5
    • TOEFL score of 61
    • Any other relevant qualifications

Application process

  • Complete an online form
  • Letter of reference from high school professors
  • Copies of academic qualifications should be provided

Entry Requirements

Exams Scores
TOEFL A minimum of 71 is required and a score of 90 (internet based) is considered good.
PTE A minimum of 43-50 is required

Academic Requirements

      Undergraduate Program

    • A Higher secondary school certificate (12th) from a recognized institution is required.
    • To enter in the 3rd year of degree, students are required to have successfully passed a minimum of two years of higher studies after 12th to earn 120/240 credits.

Postgraduate Program

  • An undergraduate degree from a well recognized University with minimum of 50% or above.
  • The students with other relevant qualifications and minimum of 3 years of relevant work experience are also considered.

Documents Required for Admission

  • 10th and 12th mark sheet copies with attestation
  • Bachelor degree certificate (both consolidated and degree certificate)
  • Work experience certificate (in case of business programs)
  • IELTS/TOEFL score certificates
  • Letter of Recommendation from academic professors.
  • Curriculum Vitae/ Resume
  • Statement of Purpose (SOP)
  • Stamp size photo of student.
  • Copy of passport

Student Visa Process and Requirements

  • The students willing to pursue education in Malta have to apply for a student visa.
  • Candidates applying for visa should produce proof of their English fluency.
  • Candidates should have their admission letter from the university.
  • Visas issued by Austrian, Italian, French or Spanish representations are valid for up to 3 months (90 days)
  • International students who wish to stay longer in Malta has to apply for a e-residence document. The students are advised to get in touch with the visa office in Malta for more details.

Documents required for visa

  • Application Form duly filled in and signed by the applicant.
  • Passport size photographs in colour with white background
  • Passport/Travel document
  • Valid Medical Insurance.
  • Letter from the Educational Institute in Malta stating that the applicant has been offered a place in the course.
  • No Objection Certificate from both parents if applicant is a minor
  • Proof of Accommodation
  • Proof of sufficient funds to cover all expenses (tuition fee and daily expenses) during the study period. (either own fund or bank loan).


The students are advised to carry 2 to 3 photocopies of each document along with the original copies for verification.



  1. Is it difficult to obtain student visa in Malta?
  2. Malta welcomes students from all around the world and guides them if the candidate satisfies all the entry requirements. Broadmind group is always happy to help the students regarding visa applications and procedures.

  3. What are the languages spoken in Malta?
  4. The languages spoken in Malta are Maltese and English. Most Maltese population understand Italian, French and other languages such as German and Spanish are understood to a lesser extent.

  5. What is the medium of instruction in Malta Universities?
  6. The universities in Malta use English as a medium of instruction and the curriculum is based on British model. This can be an advantage to international students.

  7. What is the currency used in Malta?
  8. The currency used in Malta is Euro (€) since it belongs to the European Union.

  9. How is the student life in Malta?
  10. The international students can make most of their stay in Malta since they offer a variety of amenities such as

    • Pleasant Environment
    • Travel facilities such as bus
    • Sports and leisure activities
    • Variety restaurants
    • Shopping
  11. What is the IELTS score that I have to get to qualify for admissions?
  12. A score of 6.5 is considered good for admissions but in exceptional cases, if a candidate has scored more than 70 or 80% in English during higher education, then a score of 5.5 can be considered for admissions.

  13. Can students work in Malta while studying?
  14. The international students have the opportunity to work in Malta during graduation provided that the students maintain attendance and good academic progress. The work right is at the sole discretion of the Maltese immigration authorities.