Current students

Attention prospective MA (Research) and PhD Students:

As from October 2020, the ISSI will be offering the following options fully online (no longer blended, as in previous years):

(1) Master of Arts (Research on Islands and Small States) – full-time

(2) Master of Arts (Research on Islands and Small States) – part-time

(3) Doctor in Philosophy (PhD)

Browse through this website to learn more about entry level requirements.  Note that you may even be eligible for a full scholarship from the University of Malta.


If you are interested to study with the ISSI, please contact us at your very earliest on  We will be happy to discuss your research interests and guide you through the application process.



Useful information for our current student at the ISSI: