36 months
Duration
8500 EUR/year
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About

The Knowledge and Information Management (Hons) programme at University of Malta is offered as an honours main area of study together with a subsidiary area of study, or as one of two ordinary main areas of study. 

Visit the official programme website for more information

Overview

The Knowledge and Information Management (Hons) programme at University of Malta  consists of two parts:

  • Part One (Year 1) to which 60 ECTS credits are assigned, and
  • Part Two (Years 2 and 3) to which 120 ECTS credits are assigned.

At the end of Part One of the course, students who obtain an average mark of (a) 65% or better in the Knowledge and Information Management area of study, and (b) 60% or better in all the study units of Part One, will be eligible to proceed to the Honours programme.

In order to be eligible for the award of the Honours degree, students shall be required to successfully complete study-units to which a total of 180 ECTS credits are assigned, of which not less than 132 ECTS credits shall be in Knowledge and Information Management and not less than 36 ECTS credits shall be in the Subsidiary area of study.

In order to be eligible for the award of an Ordinary degree in Knowledge and Information Management and another main area of study, students must obtain credit for study-units to which a total of 180 ECTS credits are assigned, of which not less than 80 ECTS credits shall be obtained in each of the two areas.

Career opportunities and access to further studies

Graduates will be well-positioned to provide informed analysis, evaluation, and insight for various organizations aiming to leverage and maximize their knowledge and information assets and possibilities. 

Graduates are prepared for professional careers as knowledge and information managers, records managers, information policy consultants and researchers, knowledge consultants, information specialists, archivists, curators, and librarians.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Knowledge and Information Science: Approaches, Frameworks and Theories
  • Information Case Studies and Practices
  • Recordkeeping Theory, Principles and Processes
  • English Writing Skills
  • Records Management for Public Administration
  • Research Methods

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 36 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Credits

180 ECTS

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

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.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    8500 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 8500 EUR per year during 36 months.
  • EU/EEA

    Free
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 0 EUR per year during 36 months.

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.

Funding

Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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