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  • St Martin’s sixth formers celebrate

    St Martin’s sixth formers celebrate

    St Martin’s College Sixth Form, which this year is celebrating its 10th year anniversary, recently organised its annual end-of-year celebration for students completing its two-year programme of studies. During the evening, Bernie Mizzi, director...

  • New MA in Health, Medicine and Society

    A new taught MA in Health, Medicine and Society being offered by the University of Malta’s Department of Sociology explores the intersection between the medical world, including issues related to health, illness and medical professions with social...

  • Pharmacogenetics research cited in scientific journals

    Pharmacogenetics research cited in scientific journals

    Research carried out by Dr Francesca Wirth, a lecturer at the University of Malta’s Depart­ment of Pharmacy, was recently cited in a scientific report in the reputable scientific journal Nature.com. The research findings were also published in the...

  • Meeting for prospective Junior College students

    A meeting for students who intend applying for admission to the G. F. Abela Junior College for the coming academic year will be held on Wednesday at Sir Temi Zammit hall at the University of Malta, Msida. During the meeting those attending will be...

  • Book of essays in Italian analysing social class, anti-racist education, feminism

    Popular education, social class and education, anti-racist education and feminism of difference are among the topics discussed in a series of essays in a recently published book in Italian co-authored by Prof. Peter Mayo of the University of Malta...

  • Can’t get people to science? Get science to people!

    Can’t get people to science? Get science to people!

    We can either moan about and blame others for the dwindling numbers of people engaging in science or we can critically review our strategies and propose science through innovative modes that are inclusive, participative and relevant. Nationwide...

  • Mcast Skills Challenge awards

    Mcast Skills Challenge awards

    Winners of the Mcast Skills Challenge held earlier this year were recently awarded medals, and all the 850 college students who participated in the competition were given certificates. The activity enabled the students to showcase their abilities...

  • Course on pharmacognosy and herbal products

    A 28-hour course on pharmacognosy and herbal products, starting on September 4, will be held at the University Residence, Robert Mifsud Bonnici Street, Lija, by Malta University Consulting Ltd. The course is mainly aimed at staff with a B.Sc. in...

  • Nurses, health middle managers face conflicting demands

    Research carried out by Dr Vanya Aquilina has revealed that nurses and health middle managers fulfil contradictory and competing demands in healthcare contexts, leading them to experience intense emotion and struggles to achieve a balance between...

  • Talks on VR, Malta’s underwater history and language dilemma

    Virtual reality, Malta’s underwater history and the local language situ­a­tion are the themes of this summer’s first edition of Think talks to be held on Wednesday at 7.30pm at the Quadrangle at the University of Malta’s Msida campus. The series...

  • The development of the ICT profession

    The development of the ICT profession

    The development of the IT profession is an important pillar of the European Commission, and should be the same for all EU countries. A new initiative, proposing an integrated digital organisational reference framework that connects digital...

  • Young Maltese scientists visit EU science hub

    Young Maltese scientists visit EU science hub

    Five Maltese scientists from the University of Malta recently visited the European Commision’s Joint Research Centre (JRC) in Ispra, Italy, after winning the centre’s Young Scientist Award. The scientists – Dr James Carlo, Sephora Sammut, Joanna...

  • Faculty of ICT exhibition

    The University of Malta’s annual Faculty of ICT Exhibition and Dean’s List Awards ceremony will be inaugurated by President Marie Louise Coleiro Preca on Thursday. The exhibition showcases work developed by the faculty’s undergraduate final year...

  • Mcast launches new prospectus

    The Malta College of Arts, Science and Technology (Mcast) has launched its 2017-2018 prospectus for full-time courses starting in October at its Foundation, Technical and University Colleges, ranging from introductory certificate courses, degree...

  • Mcast Open Days

    Mcast Open Days

    Mcast is currently holding a its Open Days at Students’ House on the college’s main campus in Paola aimed at offering prospective students a taste of its learning experience. Visitors will be able to engage in enjoyable hands-on activities to...

  • Researching for tomorrow’s smart applications

    The University of Malta is offering an M.Sc. in Language and Computation for graduates wishing to pursue further studies in an interdisciplinary area that brings together technology, language and cognition. It is particularly appropriate for...

  • Think overflowing with research

    Think overflowing with research

    Water-related research at the University of Malta is the main theme of the 20th edition of the institution’s research magazine Think. One article deals with research work being undertaken by Prof. Aldo Drago and his team to measure short- and...

  • University prospectus

    The University has issued a pros­pec­tus with details on its undergraduate courses on offer in the 2017-8 academic year, starting in October. The prospectus is available online at the websites below. Printed copies are also available. Applications...

  • €3,500 bursary on offer

    This year’s edition of  the Elisabeth Mann Borgese Bursary, consisting of €3,500 which may be used to finance research studies over the period of a year during 2017-2018, is being offered by the International Ocean Institute (IOI) based at the...

  • 9,485 sit for Matsec exams, results out around July 17

    A total of 9,485 students sat for one or more of the May 2017 session of examimations held over the three-month period starting in early March, organised by the Matriculation and Secondary Education Certificate (Matsec) examinations board. The...

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