Master of Arts in Baroque Studies

Master of Arts in Baroque Studies

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Course title Master of Arts in Baroque Studies
Course code PMABSTFTT9
Postnominal M.A.(Melit.)
Level of qualification Second Cycle
National Qualifications Framework level Level 7
Duration 3 Semesters
Mode of attendance Full-time
Total ECTS credits 90
Coordinator Denis De Lucca
Delivered by International Institute for Baroque Studies
This programme takes a multi-disciplinary approach to the study of the Baroque age, its heritage and its legacy. The academic cohort of the Institute assists students in deepening their knowledge on the political, military, religious, social, philosophical, scientific, literary, artistic, architectural and conservation aspects of the Baroque period.

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The Course shall be open to applicants in possession of a Bachelor's degree from this University obtained with at least Second Class Honours or Category II in an area of study as deemed relevant by the Board, or an equivalent qualification obtained from any other recognised university, provided that where applicants lack essential knowledge in particular areas not covered in their first degree, the Board may require applicants to follow and pass supplementary study-units to which not more than 12 ECTS credits are assigned.

Applicants in possession of the Diploma in Baroque Architecture awarded by this University and who have work experience that is related to the Course, may, after an interview, be admitted to a preparatory programme as specified below, which programme, if successfully completed, shall give access to the Degree.

The interview shall be conducted by an interviewing board appointed by the Board for this purpose and shall be composed of at least three persons.

The preparatory programme shall comprise study-units to which not less than 60 ECTS credits are assigned.

Applicants shall be required to successfully complete the preparatory programme with an average mark of 55% or better prior to their registration on the Course.

The admission requirements are applicable for courses commencing in October 2020.

For more detailed information pertaining to admission and progression requirements please refer to the bye-laws for the course available here.

UM currently hosts over 1,000 full-time international students and over 450 visiting students. The ever-increasing international students coming from various countries, in recent years, have transformed this 400-year old institution into an international campus.

Our international students generally describe Malta as a safe place, enjoying excellent weather and an all-year varied cultural programme. Malta is considered as the ideal place for students to study.

You can compare your national qualifications to the local requirements by visiting our qualifications comparability webpage.

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After you receive an offer from us, our International Office will assist you with visas, accommodation and other related issues.

Local/EU/EEA Applicants: Annual Enrolment Fee: Eur 400

Non-EU/Non-EEA Applicants: Total Tuition Fees: Eur 10,800
Click here to access the Programme of Study applicable from 2020/1.

Last Updated: 30 September 2020

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