18 months
8933 EUR/year
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This Anatomy course at the University of Malta is intended to provide an advanced level of education, training and research for graduates in Medicine, Pharmacy and Dental Surgery.

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The Anatomy  course at the University of Malta  enables students to acquire advanced knowledge and research skills that could be employed in the academic and clinical setting. Students will be required to find a local supervisor and submit a research proposal upon applying in order for the application to be referred for consideration.

This Master of Science Course, which is mainly by Research, will allow candidates to specialize in their chosen area of studies. The taught study-units will provide an introduction to research methods in the Health sphere with essentials of Health information, epidemiology, qualitative research methods and ethical concerns in Research. Students will also be provided with basic knowledge and skills for statistical input in Health Research. Basic skills are also elaborated in practical sessions.

Career opportunities

  • Life Science companies targeting the development of new drugs to treat various disorders. Pharmaceutical companies, Hospital laboratories, Health Ministry and Ministry for Social Policy.
  • Potential to continue studies at Ph.D. level at University.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Dissertation
  • Research Methods
  • Statistics and Research Practicals

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 18 months
  • Part-time
    • 30 months

Start dates & application deadlines




On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
Lower Second Class

Other requirements

General requirements

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

  • the degree of Doctor of Medicine and Surgery, or
  • the degree of Bachelor of Dental Surgery, or
  • the degree of Master of Dental Surgery awarded from July 2018 onwards, or
  • the degree of Bachelor of Pharmacy (Honours) with at least Second Class (Honours), or
  • the degree of Bachelor of Science (Honours) (Pharmaceutical Science) with a classification of Second Class Honours or better, or
  • the degree of Bachelor of Science (Honours) from the Faculty of Science, with at least Second Class (Honours), or
  • at least a Second Class (Honours) degree in a discipline related to health science, or
  • a qualification deemed by Senate, on the recommendation of the Board, to be equivalent to the qualifications listed above.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    8933 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 13400 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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