The University of Malta's IT Services (formerly known as Computing Services Centre) was established in 1997. The primary role of IT Services is to proactively support the teaching, research and related (both current and projected future) activities of the University through coordinated, efficient and effective use of information and communication technologies.
|IT Services manages the Maltese National Research & Education Network (NREN) providing access to the GÉANT network to local research & education institutions.|
| ||IT Services also provides operational support to NIC(Malta) which is responsible for the .MT top-level Internet domain for Malta.|
|As an NREN, the University of Malta is a member of the Trans-European Research and Education Networking Association (TERENA) which aims to promote collaboration, innovation and sharing of knowledge in order to foster the development of Internet technology, infrastructure and services to be used by the research and education community.|
|IT Services is a member of the Universities and Colleges Information Systems Association (UCISA) and a member of EDUCAUSE, a nonprofit association and community of IT leaders and professionals, whose mission is to advance higher education through the use of information technology.|
|IT Services is also an associate member of the Standing Conference for Heads of Media Services (SCHOMS), a professional body for Senior Managers working within higher education in the design, development, delivery and support of existing and new learning environments and technologies.|
IT Services is structured into three main service teams: User Services, Technical Services and Corporate Services.
27 February 2017