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Master in Laparoscopic Surgery (M.Lap.Surg.)
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New Master in Laparoscopic Surgery Programme M. Lap. Surg. (Melit.) 


The Faculty of Medicine and Surgery in collaboration with the Associazione Chirurghi Ospedalieri Italiani (ACOI) will be offering a New Master Programme in Laparoscopic Surgery. This programme is offered in English, on Full-Time basis (over 1 year: 3 semesters) and on Part-Time basis (over 2 years: 6 semesters) and consists of 90 ECTS credits made up as follows:

- 30 taught ECTS credits will be held at the University of Malta. Full-time and Part-time students shall be attending the first semester of the first year together and teaching will be scheduled predominantly after 3pm;  

- 30 ECTS credits in Laparoscopic Surgery constitute hands-on training in specialized hospitals in Italy.  Full Time and Part time students are expected to attend. Course fees do not include  costs of travel and accommodation; and

30 ECTS Dissertation. Supervision can be made by a University of Malta academic member of staff or by a tutor from ACOI depending on the subject area. The viva voce examination will be held in Malta. 

This Programme is eligible for tax incentives offered under the Get Qualified Scheme 2014. To apply for this scheme applicants shall refer to the Malta Enterprise Website:

For more details please contact Ms Doris Mangion by email on:


Course Description - Full Time

Course Description - Part Time 

Learning Outcomes and other Important Information                                                   

Programme of Studies - Full Time                                                                                                

Programme of Studies - Part Time 

Master in Laparoscopic Surgery Clinical Placements 







NEW Master in Laparoscopic Surgery

To be offered in February 2017

Last Updated: 1 February 2017

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