There are some 11,300 students, including around 1,500 international students from 127 different countries and 600 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.
About 3,500 students graduate in various disciplines annually.
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.