In order to fulfill the University's General Entry Requirements, applicants presenting GCE qualifications awarded by UK Examining Boards are required to present:
· 4 GCE Advanced Level passes†; or
· 3 GCE Advanced Level passes + 1 GCE Advanced Subsidiary level pass†; or
· 2 GCE Advanced Level passes + 3 GCE Advanced Subsidiary level passes†; and
· GCSE level passes at grade 4 or better in English Language, a language other than English, and Mathematics.
The above mentioned GCE Advanced / Advanced Subsidiary qualifications must include passes in a language, a science, and a humanistic subject.
When applicants choose a course having Special Course Requirements, the above GCE Advanced / Advanced Subsidiary qualifications should also include relevant passes in the subjects stipulated as Special Course Requirements in the course regulations or bye-laws.
For information regarding the comparability of grades awarded by UK Examining Boards with the grades awarded by the MATSEC Examinations Board please refer to the following link: https://bit.ly/2Vjk8RX.
Information regarding the relevant entry requirements for the course leading to the degree of Doctor of Medicine and Surgery is available in the course Evaluation Criteria.
† When applicants are following a curriculum with a structure of 3 Advanced Levels, the passes required to complete the above-mentioned number of subjects may be obtained as an Advanced Matriculation or an Intermediate Matriculation subject from the MATSEC Examinations Board: https://www.um.edu.mt/matsec.
In the case of Maltese nationals who pursued their studies abroad, the University requires a formal document from the School, confirming that the two years of study leading to the completion of the GCE Advanced Levels were followed outside of Malta.