There are some 11,500 students, including around 1,000 international students from 92 different countries and 450 visiting overseas students, following full-time or part-time degree and diploma courses. The degree courses at UM
are designed to produce highly-qualified professionals, with experience of research, who will play key roles in industry, commerce and public affairs in general.
During this academic year (2017-2018) approximately 2,000 pre-tertiary students are registered at the Ġ.F. Abela Junior College
The total floor area occupied by the (Main) University Library
building, situated at the Msida Campus is between 5,000 and 6,000 square metres. A collection of nearly one million volumes is housed throughout the Main Library, Branches and Institutes. The University Library currently subscribes to over 60,000 e-journals, 196 print journal titles and 16,554 e-books.