Mechanical Engineering (Hons), B.Eng. | University of Malta | Msida, Malta
48 months
10800 EUR/year
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The Mechanical Engineering (Hons) course at the University of Malta is structured to provide students with various elements of knowledge, skills, experience, intellectual abilities, and understanding of engineering science and mathematical theoretical background; engineering analysis methods and tools and engineering practice. 

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The overall aim of the Mechanical Engineering (Hons) course at the University of Malta  is to provide you with: knowledge of systems and processes in the domain of mechanical engineering and its related subjects; being able to understand, model and predict the behaviour of engineering artefacts through the application of scientific and technological principles; engineering practice in creating new solutions and in using the acquired knowledge in, for example, applied mechanics, thermos-fluids, materials engineering and computer-aided engineering design techniques. You will also develop your intellectual capacity through lifelong learning by exercising personal responsibility of assigned projects and to grow to understand your place in society as an engineer in a complex and fascinating professional community.

Career opportunites and access to further studies

Mechanical Engineers find employment very quickly in various sectors, such as aerospace, automotive, construction, energy, manufacturing, maritime, medicine, or even sport. The course is designed to provide broad based fundamental knowledge to facilitate job mobility. For those with an entrepreneurial mind set, the starting up of a technology based company can be an attractive option.

Salaries are very good and potential for personal growth is limited only by your imagination and motivation. Local sectors of employment include: building services, entrepreneurship, self-employment, consultancies, manufacturing industries, government agencies, pharmaceutical plants, hotels and hospitality, power generation and distribution, water and waste treatment, mobile and fixed telecommunication companies, hospitals, education and research institutions and many others.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Technical Report Writing 
  • Electrical Engineering Technology 
  • Mathematics for Engineers 
  • Engineering Mechanics - Statics 
  • Engineering Drawing 
  • Physical Metallurgy and Diffusion

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 48 months

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240 ECTS


On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any specific GRE, GMAT or GPA grading score requirements for this programme.

English requirements

IELTS admission requirements IELTS
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Other requirements

General requirements

Applicants must satisfy the General Entry Requirements for admission, namely, the Matriculation Certificate and Secondary Education Certificate passes at Grade 5 or better in Maltese, English Language and Mathematics.

Applicants must also satisfy the following Special Course Requirements: 

  • passes at Advanced Matriculation Level at Grade C or better in Pure Mathematics and in Physics. 
Applicants in possession of the Certificate in Engineering Sciences from the University may also be admitted into the course.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    10800 EUR/year
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    Based on the tuition of 10800 EUR per year during 48 months.
  • EU/EEA

    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 0 EUR per year during 48 months.

Living costs for Msida

690 - 1170 EUR /month
Living costs

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