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MALTA: UNIVERSITY OF MALTA

Msida, Malta

GENERAL INFORMATION

FULL NAME AND LOCATION OF UNIVERSITY

The University of Malta 

Msida, Malta

NUMBER OF UTRECHT NETWORK SEMESTERS ACCEPTING DURING 2019/2020

2

MAIN UNIVERSITY WEBSITE

INTERNATIONAL OFFICE WEBSITE FOR INCOMING STUDENTS

CONTACT PERSON FOR INCOMING STUDENTS

Ms. Monique Mallia
Student Advisor
Rm 107 Administration Building
University of Malta
Msida, MSD 2080, Malta
email: monique.mallia@um.edu.mt
Tel: 00356 2340 2370

CONTACT PERSON FOR OUTGOING STUDENTS

Ms. Monique Mallia
Student Advisor
Rm 107 Administration Building
University of Malta
Msida, MSD 2080, Malta
email: monique.mallia@um.edu.mt
Tel: 00356 2340 2370

APPLICATION WEBSITE

Click here to read the directions and download the paper application

HOW DOES THE APPLICATION AND ADMISSIONS PROCESS DIFFER FOR GRADUATE STUDENTS?

N/A

 

ACADEMICS

 

AREAS OF STUDY OPEN TO UNDERGRADUATE EXCHANGE STUDENTS

UNDERGRADUATE AREAS TAUGHT IN ENGLISH

The language of instruction at the University of Malta is English.

AREAS OF STUDY OPEN TO GRADUATE EXCHANGE STUDENTS

CAN GRADUATE STUDENTS TAKE UNDERGRADUATE LEVEL COURSES

Yes

CAN ADVANCED UNDERGRADUATE STUDENTS TAKE GRADUATE LEVEL COURSES?

No

AREAS OF STUDY RESTRICTED TO PRIOR BILATERAL AGREEMENTS BETWEEN EXCHANGE DEPARTMENTS OR FACULTIES

N/A

AREAS OF STUDY THAT ARE NOT OPEN TO EXCHANGE STUDENTS

Medicine, Gerontology, Health Care and Science

WEBSITE FOR COURSE OFFERINGS

REQUIRED MINIMUM AND MAXIMUM NUMBER OF CREDITS AVAILABLE THROUGH THE EXCHANGE

Minimum number of ECTS per Semester - 8ECTS
Maximum number of ECTS per Semester - 30ECTS

ARE SUMMER COURSES AVAILABLE AS EXCHANGE (NON FEE-PAYING)? IF SO, WHAT IS THE WEBSITE?

No

DO STUDENTS REGISTER FOR COURSES IN ADVANCE OR UPON ARRIVAL?

Upon arrival.

COURSE REGISTRATION DEADLINE(S)

Students register upon arrival. The exact dates are communicated on Orientation Day.

LANGUAGE REQUIREMENTS

For native English speakers, none. For others, Click here.

LANGUAGE TEST CERTIFICATE REQUIRED? IF SO, WHICH AND WHEN: BEFORE ADMISSION OR UPON ARRIVAL?

PREPARATORY LANGUAGE COURSE FOR INCOMING STUDENTS? DATES AND COSTS?

No

ARE THERE ANY SPECIAL ADVISING OR REGISTRATION CONCERNS THAT STUDENTS SHOULD BE AWARE OF? ARE SERVICES AVAILABLE TO ASSIST IN REGISTRATION OR COURSE SELECTION?

Students register online for their courses. The registration procedures are explained in detail on orientation day.

ADDITIONAL NOTES

Students are advised to be flexible in their credit taking.  Students are advised to have extra study-units (classes) in mind in case of any arising clashes in the time-table.

Visiting students are required to remain in Malta until the end of their semester exams and hand in all assignments before leaving.

DATES

 

APPLICATION DEADLINE FOR EACH TERM

Semester 1 (Oct - Jan): 1 June
Semester 2 (Feb - June): 1 November

ACADEMIC CALENDAR

EXAMINATION PERIOD

Semester 1: 15 January-4 February 2020
Semester 2: 1-30 June 2020

IF THERE IS A BREAK BETWEEN THE ACADEMIC COURSE CALENDAR AND EXAMS, CAN ARRANGEMENTS BE MADE SO THE STUDENT MAY TAKE EXAMS EARLY?

No

ORIENTATION SESSION(S) FOR INCOMING STUDENTS. ARE THEY MANDATORY? DATES AND COSTS?

Orientation Sessions are recommended. There are no additional costs for Orientation. Dates TBD

ADDITIONAL NOTES

COSTS

 

TOTAL COST ESTIMATE PER MONTH (IN EURO)

48 Euro per day including Housing, Meals, Books/Stationary, Transport, Leisure, Laundry, Telephone/Wifi

HOUSING

EUR 500

MEALS

EUR 250

BOOKS/COURSE MATERIALS

EUR 70

LOCAL TRANSPORTATION

EUR 40

HEALTH INSURANCE

Depends 

OTHER

45 Euro for the Chest X-Ray.
27.50 Euro Application Fee for the Residence Document.

IS COMPARABLE HEALTH INSURANCE COVERAGE FROM ABROAD ALLOWED?

Yes

ADDITIONAL NOTES

None

HOUSING AND STUDENT LIFE

 

IS HOUSING ASSISTANCE AVAILABLE? IS IT GUARANTEED? HOW DO STUDENTS APPLY?

Yes

HOUSING OPTIONS

University Residence or Hotel Kappara 

HOUSING WEBSITE AND CONTACT PERSON(S)

DO STUDENTS APPLY FOR HOUSING WITH THEIR UNIVERSITY APPLICATION OR IS IT SEPARATE? IS THERE A DEADLINE?

It is a separate application.
Students wishing further information on accommodation at the University Residence, may contact them at: frontdesk@universityresidence.com, tel: 00356- 2143618/21430360

WHAT KINDS OF HEALTH FACILITIES ARE AVAILABLE AT THE UNIVERSITY?

The University does not offer any health facilities. The facilities offered by the University of Malta can be found in the following link: http://www.um.edu.mt/about/services/support 

ARE INTERNSHIPS AVAILABLE?

No

ARE STUDENT JOBS AVAILABLE/ALLOWED?

No

ADDITIONAL NOTES

PROMOTIONAL MATERIALS

 

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