• The Gateway Building, the sun, a palm tree and red background
    Opening of Academic Year 2022-23

Opening of Academic Year 2022-23

Programme for this year's Freshers

Opening Ceremony

08:45    Sir Temi Zammit Hall (51 on campus map) doors open for new University of Malta and Junior College students

09:00    Robing of Academic Staff in the Council Room

09:10    Welcome Address and the University of Malta Ensemble in Sir Temi Zammit Hall

09:30    Procession of Academic Staff to Sir Temi Zammit Hall

09:40    Music by the University of Malta Ensemble

09:45    Welcome to Freshers

09:50    Rector’s Speech

10:00    Music by the University of Malta Ensemble

10:05    KSU President’s Speech

10:20    Closing of the Ceremony

10:25    Music by the University of Malta Ensemble

10:45    Opening of Fresher’s Week by Rector

             Meet the Rector, Pro-Rectors, Academic Registrar and the KSU President on Quadrangle (Atriju Vassalli) (50 on campus map)

12:30    Inauguration Mass in University Chapel (44 on Campus Map)

14:00    DegreePlus information session by Professor Joseph Grima in Hall E, Gateway Building (GWHE) (7 on Campus Map)

15:00    Meeting with the Equity Office for first-generation students (students who are the first generation in their family to study at University) in Room 154 Gateway Building (GW154) (7 on Campus Map)



The University of Malta Ensemble is directed by Mr Alex Bezzina

Meetings with Freshers
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Check the venues on the Campus Map.

09:00 Group 1 Meeting with Academic Registrar at Sir Temi Zammit Hall for the following courses:
Faculty of Arts
Faculty for the Built Environment
Faculty of Economics, Management & Accountancy
Faculty of Laws
Faculty for Social Wellbeing

10:15 Group 2 Meeting with Academic Registrar at Sir Temi Zammit Hall for the following courses:
Faculty of Dental Surgery
Institute of Earth Systems
Faculty of Education - Get to know all the details.
Faculty of Engineering
Institute for European Studies
Foundation Studies
Faculty of Health Sciences
Faculty of Information & Commination Technology
Faculty of Media & Knowledge Sciences
Faculty of Medicine & Surgery
School of Performing Arts
Institute of Physical Education & Sport
Faculty of Science
Institute for Tourism, Travel and Culture

10:15 Group 1 Meeting with Deans/Directors
Faculty of Arts – ALT
Faculty for the Built Environment – GWHA
Faculty of Economics, Management & Accountancy – LT2
Faculty of Laws – LT1
Faculty for Social Wellbeing – GWHE

12:00 Group 2 Meeting with Deans/Directors
Faculty of Information & Commination Technology – ICT Auditorium, Level -1 Block B

12:30 Group 2 Meeting with Deans/Directors
Faculty of Dental Surgery – GW154
Institute of Earth Systems – CLR123
Faculty of Education – GWHD2
Faculty of Engineering – ELT
Institute for European Studies – LC117
Foundation Studies – LT2
Faculty of Health Sciences – South Auditorium (Mater Dei Hospital)
Faculty of Media & Knowledge Sciences – MKS313
Faculty of Medicine & Surgery – NALR
School of Performing Arts – VC101
Institute of Physical Education & Sport – LC118
B.Sc. (Hons) in Sport and Physical Activity 1st Years – Room 212, University Sports Complex from 12:30 to 14:00 

Faculty of Science – MP401
Institute for Tourism, Travel and Culture – LC119

Information meeting with Equity Office for migrant students
from 14:00 to 16:00 in GW154 (Room 154, Gateway Building)

10:00 Departmental Meetings
More information to be announced by respective departments soon.

Lectures commence for new students.

Details will be available soon.

Information meeting with the Equity Officer to get to know all about the services offered
from 14:00 to 16:00 in GWHC (Hall C, Gateway Building see campus map)


https://www.um.edu.mt/about/openingacademicyear2022-23/