University of Malta
Faculty of Medicine and Surgery
Master of Science in Surgery
(for courses commencing February 2021)
Students are required to obtain a total of 90 ECTS credits over a period of 5 Semesters of part-time study.Students will be required to register for the study-units as directed by the board.
(February 2021 - June 2021)
(All students must
register for this/these unit/s)
*Work on the dissertation is expected to start in Semester 2 of academic year 2020/21 (February 2021) and continue up to the end of the course (January 2023).
**Study-unit PAT5806 starts in Semester 2 of academic year 2020/21 (February 2021) and continues up to the end of Semester 1 of academic year 2021/22 (January 2022).
***Study-unit PAT5953 starts in Semester 2 of academic year 2020/21 (February 2021) and continues up to the end of Semester 1 of academic year 2021/22 (January 2022). This study-unit may be replaced by an alternative study-unit as directed by the Board.
This programme of study is governed by the General Regulations for University Postgraduate Awards, 2008 and by the Bye-laws for the award of Master of Science - M.Sc. – under the auspices of the Faculty of Medicine and Surgery.
Last Updated: 19 February 2021
The University makes every effort to ensure that the published Courses Plans, Programmes of Study and Study-Unit information are complete and up-to-date at the time of publication. The University reserves the right to make changes in case errors are detected after publication.
The availability of optional units may be subject to timetabling constraints.
Units not attracting a sufficient number of registrations may be withdrawn without notice.
Unless for exceptional approved reasons, no changes to the programme of study for a particular academic year will be made once the students' registration period for that academic year begins.