Malta is a southern European country in the Mediterranean Sea 80 km (50 mi) south of Sicily and 333 km (207 mi) north of Libya. Malta’s location has given it great strategic importance throughout history and a succession of powers have ruled the islands. Malta gained independence from the United Kingdom in 1964 and became a republic in 1974. Malta is a tourist destination with numerous recreational areas and historical monuments, including nine UNESCO World Heritage Sites.[…]
Malta is one of the easiest places to make friends in the world.
That’s according to the latest international friendliness rankings published this week.
In a ranking of 65 countries around the world for ‘Ease of Settling In’, Malta came fifth overall.[…]
If studying on a small island in the Mediterranean appeals to you, then Malta has a lot to offer. Its only university, the University of Malta (UoM), traces its origins back to 1592 with its foundations as a university following in 1769.
Malta is a member of both the European Union and the Commonwealth, and enjoys close ties with the UK. It is a member of the European Higher Education Area.
Undergraduate courses for EU students are free.
Edward de Bono, founder of lateral thinking, graduated in Medicine from the University.[…]
The small, sunny island of Malta might often be overlooked for its flashier neighbours, but if you’re looking to study somewhere that is bathed in golden sun, combines natural beauty with a laid back lifestyle and an all-round pleasant atmosphere, then Malta is bound to leave you smiling. Read on to discover a few reasons why.[…]
Malta is an archipelago with three main islands (Malta, Gozo, and Comino), located in the Mediterranean Sea, south of Sicily. Only the three main islands are inhabited. Its total area is 316 square kilometres. The islands consist of mainly low, rocky, flat dissected plains with many coastal cliffs, numerous bays, and good harbours. Valetta is the capital.[…]
Malta. Is it as good as England, Australia or New Zealand in English language teaching?As a teacher from England I have had first-hand experience with English languageteaching in England. It is difficult to compare the beautiful weather, varied cuisineand relaxed atmosphere to England. England is great for some things but trust me, theweather is not one of them. When comparing English language learning you have toconsider several things, the quality of the school, the professionalism of the staff and
the atmosphere. All of these things are important for a productive languagelearningexperience. Fortunately Malta has all of these things. Now, I am not generalizing,[…]
Greetings and salutations MUN City Mavericks and MUN enthusiasts alike! Today we take a slight detour from Malta’s gothic capital and focus on a topic which may be of some interest to some of our followers that have a penchant for adventure. As mandated by our MUNPlanet superiors, this first post of July shall give readers a glimpse into the life of Maltese students. Of course, there are many aspects of this experience that cannot be adequately described in a post of this length – so I encourage any MUNer curious about studying in Malta to reach out to me if they want any further information. […]
Teachers get to stress out over external visits (which are always a surprise, yay!), they have the pleasure of feeling guilty if a student doesn’t grasp a concept, and they get to go over the same lesson in their heads over and over again, wondering where and how it could be improved. Sometimes it even keeps them up at night which allows them to enjoy the soft shimmering moonlight and the way the world goes quiet at 3am – bliss![…]
Students from EU countries and countries that are part of the Schengen Agreement do NOT need a Visa in order to travel to Malta. Other nationals from Japan, South Korea, Argentina and Brazil also do not need a short stay VISA.Austria, Belgium, Bulgaria, Cyprus, Czech Republic, Denmark, Estonia, Finland, France, Germany, Greece, Hungary, Ireland, Italy, Latvia, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Malta, Netherlands, Poland, Portugal, Romania, Slovakia, Slovenia, Spain, Sweden, United Kingdom.[…]
If you are planning to move to Malta and uproot with your family, it’s a life changing event, not only for you but for your young budding Einsteins. You may be able to take it in your stride, but your kids – if they’re over the age of five – will probably have an opinion about your plans and so may not be in agreement with them.[…]