Study in Malta

You will surely gain better career opportunities after study in Malta.
Malta is one of those countries that has been recently added to the favorite list of many abroad going international students. 

Why study in Malta?

Every year, hundreds of international students come to Malta to enhance their education. One of the main reasons students are drawn to this country is its high standard of education. Here are some of the benefits of choosing Malta as your study abroad destination:

  • English is Malta’s official national language. This is an excellent chance for students who do not speak other international languages but wish to study in English in Malta.
  • Most people in Malta are pleasant, respectful, and well-educated. As a result, it has a low crime rate, making it a safe destination for overseas students.
  • Malta is one of the most affordable places to live and study. Prices for lodging and food are significantly lower than in other parts of Europe. As a result, you can study in Malta at a moderate cost.
  • Malta is one of the most sought-after countries for international students due to the high quality of its curricula and the presence of renowned educational institutions.
  • Malta has a long history of intellectual distinction, and degrees earned here are recognized around the world.
  • Because of its low unemployment rate, Malta attracts the majority of students for postgraduate courses. After finishing the training, there are plenty of work prospects in the country.

Studying in GBS Malta

Global Banking School Malta (GBS Malta) specialises in formative higher education experiences that help you take your career to the next level — with targeted personal and professional development. Our campus is set in the heart of Valletta, a UNESCO World Heritage Site that is rich in character and culture in one of Europe’s safest countries.

GBS Malta is one of the units of GBS UK that is spread across 10 campuses in London, Manchester, Birmingham, Leeds and Malta with a legacy of over 10 years. We work in partnership with several leading UK Universities to deliver undergraduate and postgraduate programs.

GBS Malta is located in the heart of St Julian’s, with everything you need at hand. All classrooms are equipped with the latest technology for teaching and learning, and there are dedicated spaces for study, research and socialising. Our rooftop terrace has views of the surrounding area, and is a great place to meet your fellow students.

Experienced lecturers, all experts in their field, will ensure that your classes are engaging and inspiring. The student support team are there to help you with any academic or welfare assistance that you may need.

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Cost of Living in Malta

When it comes to the cost of studying and living in Malta for Indian students, both are reasonably priced and it can vary depending on factors such as accommodation choices, lifestyle preferences, and personal spending habits. On average, international students should budget for expenses related to accommodation, food, transportation, utilities, and leisure activities.

The below table will give you an idea about the funds required for living:

Living Expense TypeCost per day
If  accommodation is paidEUR 18
If  accommodation is not paid yetEUR 35

Also, keep at least 300 EUR (24,800 INR approx.) for all the major expenses and ensure that you get health insurance which will cover any health concerns you might hav

Student Visa to Study in GBS Malta

BCES can help you find out any potential visa requirements you might have, giving you a clearer understanding of the process. You might also need to bring certain original documents to Malta in order to complete the visa process.

Visa is the official permission, which temporarily authorises individuals to travel to a foreign country so you need to check whether you are required to apply for a visa to travel to Malta. 
An e-Residence Permit on the other hand is the document that you will require to be able to remain in Malta for the duration of your studies. Following arrival and registration students should apply for an e-Residence Permit. This permit will also be used as an ID card and will allow you to travel within the Schengen Area, together with a valid passport.

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Benefits of studying in GBS Malta

One of the safest countries in Europe, Malta boasts excellent food, glorious weather and a great social scene. Malta is an English-speaking country – Maltese and English are the nation’s official languages. Students and expatriates from all over the world live, work and study here, enjoying the wonderful facilities on offer.

The international airport is connected to almost all major European cities, and benefits from direct flights to and from the Gulf region. Upon arrival, you will find a diverse and welcoming island, where you will immediately feel at home.

  • Flexible study options: Daytime, evening, weekend
  • Classrooms with state-of-the-art technology
  • Computer lab for study and online research
  • Student library and dedicated quiet study space
  • Free Wi-Fi for all students
  • Rooftop terrace for socializing

GBS Malta Courses: Awarding Body: Bath Spa University

Course NameDurationAnnual feesEntry Criterion
BA (Hons) Business Management3 years€6,000A level or Intermediate or equivalent course of study.
(Higher Secondary School Certificate/Indian School Certificate (standard XII) from CBSE/CISCE and all State Boards (excluding Punjab and Haryana), with 65%, including grade C in at least five subjects.)
English language competency at CEFR B2
(IELTS 6.0 with minimum 5.5 each)
MA Business and Management1 year€7,000Undergraduate degree (equivalent to a UK Bachelors (Hons) degree).
(3 year degree or longer, normally a Second Class honours degree, or where a Class/Division is not used, achieve 50%+)
English language competency at CEFR B2
(IELTS 6.0 with minimum 5.5 each)
MA Marketing and Brand Management1 year€7,000Undergraduate degree (equivalent to a UK Bachelors (Hons) degree) in business, marketing or a related subject.
(3 year degree or longer, normally a Second Class honours degree, or where a Class/Division is not used, achieve 50%+)
English language competency at CEFR B2
(IELTS 6.0 with minimum 5.5 each)
MBA1 years€8,000Undergraduate degree (equivalent to a UK Bachelors (Hons) degree) (3 year degree or longer, normally a Second Class honours degree, or where a Class/Division is not used, achieve 50%+)
English language competency at CEFR B2 (IELTS 6.5 with minimum 5.5 each)
with two years’ managerial or supervisory experience.

Applications are still open for Sep 2023 intake for GBS Malta Campus for following Courses:

  • MA Business and Management
  • BA Business and Management

General Requirements:

  1. Personal Statement : Max 400 words
  2. CV – If the applicants have a gap of 2 years or more in their studies.
  3. English Language Requirement
  4. Qualification Requirements.
  5. Bank statement: 3 months old with balance: If accommodation is paid around 18 euros daily, if accommodation is not yet paid around 35 euros daily.
  6. Travel Medical Insurance Coverage of at least 30,000 Euros.

Application process:

Step 1: Submit the application on Zoho portal and attach the following documents:

  • Passport
  • Immigration history
  • Diploma / transcript
  • English proficiency documents – If not available, please attach booking confirmation

Step 2: Receive the offer letter

Step 3: Student accept the offer letter

Step 4: Telephonic interview with admissions team

Step5: Student pays the tuition fees (1st year full fees)

Step 6: Unconditional offer / acceptance issued by admissions team