18 months
7200 EUR/year
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The MA programme in Fine Arts from University of Malta is based on critical analyses, active participation, research and regular production of works and tasks.

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The central focal point of the programme in Fine Arts from University of Malta  includes studio-based artistic practice across main fine art media. During practical sessions each student is allocated a corresponding space. This is to be done in such a manner as to allow creative flexibility and to encourage resourceful and productive relations between students.

Group critiques sessions, individual and collective tutorials are organised within the existing possibilities and parameters. Visitors, including academics, artists, painters, and practitioners from various spheres are invited to the programme sessions.

Career opportunites and access to further studies

Graduates of the programme will be geared for the exciting diversity of the creativity market. The range of career opportunities is wide and varied, especially when considering that the creative sector is internationally held to be one of the fastest growing niche sectors.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Modern and Contemporary Art
  • Drawing and Painting Workshop
  • Research Methods in Art and Design
  • Art and Critical Theory
  • Communication and Community
  • Art Categories and Modern/Contemporary Art
  • Research and Practice

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 18 months

Start dates & application deadlines




On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
Third Class

Other requirements

General requirements

The Course shall be open to applicants in possession of one of the following qualifications:

  • the degree of Bachelor of Arts (Honours) in the same or in a closely related area of study as the area of study applied for,
  • provided that applicants in possession of the Degree with Third Class Honours shall satisfy the Board that they are in possession of other qualifications, including relevant experience, obtained following the first cycle degree or
  • the degree of Bachelor of Arts in the same or in a closely related area of study as that applied for, with an average mark of not less than 65% in that area or
  • a degree from this or from another university which the Board considers as comparable to any of the degrees indicated in paragraphs above.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    7200 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 10800 EUR for the full programme during 18 months.
  • EU/EEA

    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 0 EUR for the full programme during 18 months.

Local/EU/EEA Applicants:

  • Annual Enrolment Fee: Eur 400

Living costs for Msida

690 - 1170 EUR /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


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