University of Malta (UM) - public higher education institution in Malta. UM began its activity in 1769. UM is located in a small town of Imsida in Malta.

University ranking. International rankings unanimously agree that University of Malta is the best in Malta. The university is in the top 5% of the most prestigious educational institutions on the planet.

Application process and the cost of tuition. The enrollment is based on the exam results. The academic year is traditionally consists of semesters. Studying bachelor’s at UM is relatively inexpensive - only 1,000 USD per year. In order to obtain a master’s degree the student must spend about 1,000 USD per year. The official website of the university ( can offer more accurate pricing information depending on the chocen program.

The composition of the university. University of Malta is average in terms of student capacity, teaching the maximum of 9 thousand students. The university employs 1400 teachers and professors. Both students and the academic staff can participate in the university’s international exchange programs. You can find the university on Twitter, Youtube, Facebook, Linkedin, which might tell you more about the day to day life of UM.

Infrastructure of UM. The university has a dedicated library.
Ranking   1749   1
Country Malta
City Imsida
Bachelor (citizens) Check the current price on the official website of the university
1,030 USD/year.
Bachelor (foreigners) Check the current price on the official website of the university
1,000 USD/year.
Master (foreigners) Check the current price on the official website of the university
1,000 USD/year.
Living expenses $524 -1,117 USD/month
Official Website
General information
Finance type Nonprofit
Organization type Public
Established 1769
Abbreviation UM
Teachers 1,499
Students 8,999
Religion None
Academic calendar Semesters
Admission Based on entrance examinations
Gender limitation No limits
Exchange programs Available
Library Available
Ut Fructificemus Deo
• Ministry of Education, Malta
• Association of Commonwealth Universities (ACU)
• Utrecht Network
World ranking 1749
Country ranking 1
International rankings
UniPage World University Ranking 1749
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