36 months
8500 EUR/year
Tuition fee
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The Fine Arts (Hons) programme of study in Fine Arts at University of Malta provide you with the academic opportunity to learn about the array of fine arts in its variety of practical and artistic applications. 

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By learning about the historical and traditional art of the Medieval, Renaissance and Baroque periods, you will be well equipped to understand how Modern art carries on, builds upon or debunks the artistic expressions of past centuries. 

The Fine Arts (Hons) programme is offered by University of Malta .

By learning about key artistic historic figures and their unique contributions, you will gain a deeper cultural appreciation for different impacted art forms, as you will have the chance to learn about the art modes of photography and sculpting in both practice and theory.

You may also have the opportunity to write a research-based dissertation, in which you will carry out a research topic of choice. 

We also encourage you to participate in the Erasmus+ mobility programme, for a more holistic and multicultural academic journey.

Career opportunites and access to further studies

As a fine arts graduate, you will have a number of career opportunities, both locally and abroad, in which you can employ your invaluable artistic skill-set. These include roles such as an art therapist, community arts worker, advertising art director, fine artist, graphic designer, conservator, illustrator, animator and exhibition designer. If you are interested in furthering your studies, or are considering an academic profession, then we encourage you to enrol in one of our local postgraduate courses for a honed and holistic academic experience.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Grammar of Photography
  • Multimedia Approaches to Fine Art Practice
  • Artistic Techniques: Painting, Sculpture and Printing
  • Print Making
  • Painting Workshop: Colour, Tonality, Structure
  • High Renaissance and Mannerism in Italy
  • Caravaggio and Early Baroque Classicism
  • Gender Issues in Art
  • Gothic Art and Architecture
  • Northern Renaissance Art
  • Classical Greek and Roman Architecture

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 36 months

Start dates & application deadlines


180 ECTS


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

    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.


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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