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Study in Malta: Tuition Fees & Scholarships

Tuition fees in Malta are dependent on your nationality and what you’re studying. But, even if you have to pay, they are still low. They are charged per semester.

There are no fees for Maltese citizens as well as nationals of the EU, the EEA and Switzerland. Third-country nationals pay €1080 ($1300) per semester for all courses, except for science and engineering courses, which are charged at €1360 ($1640). Fees don’t vary too much depending on the level of study. Before arriving in Malta, you’ll need to pay a deposit of between €240 - €1080 ($290 - $1300). 

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As for student loans, these are open to Maltese citizens only, so you’ll need to be able to self-support throughout your studies. That being said, there are a number of scholarships open to international students. 

The Ministry for Education lists available scholarships here. Chief among these is the ENDEAVOUR Scholarships Scheme. It’s aimed principally at those looking to research and who have a good, workable idea. You can find out more about it here. Some schools also offer their own scholarships. When applying, you can look and see if any of them are applicable to you and your subject area.

Study in Malta

Want an overview of Malta? Do you want to know a little more about this island nation? The section gives you an oversight of all you need to know.

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Education in Malta

Want to learn about how the higher education system works in Malta? Malta is a good destination for a variety of students, given its good programs, low fees and the ability to improve your English. Take a minute to find out more about the structure of the education system in Malta!

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Student Visas

Do you need a visa to enter Malta to study? Learn more about the student visa process, and what you need to enter the country, depending on your citizenship. 

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Housing & Living Costs

No matter where you study abroad, it’s important to create a budget in advance so that you’re prepared. Therefore, we’ve detailed average living and housing costs so that you can get a better idea of what you would be paying as a student in Malta.

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Language & Culture

Malta is a country rich in history and culture. Find out more about what the country offers in terms of language, history, and more! We also talk about safety in Malta in this section.

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Application Process

Learn more about how to apply to Maltese schools and the documentation you need to do it in this section.

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Last update: 20 Apr 2021

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