American University of Malta

Malta

Private

Location

American University of Malta

Bormla, Malta

Private

75%

Acceptance Rate

75%

Acceptance Rate

History, Affiliations and Rankings

The Jordanian Entrepreneur Hani Salah and the Government of Malta on 5th May 2015, signed an agreement for the former to set up a private educational institution called the American University of Malta (AUM). According to the initial plan, the university was set to be located in Spain; the owner of Sadeen, Hani Salah, was convinced to establish it in Malta by the then-PM of Malta,  Joseph Muscat. AUM is officially accredited by the National Commission for Further and Higher Education (NCFHE). 

Campuses, Courses and Infrastructure

As of 2020, the American University of Malta is known to be housed in a renovated building at Cospicua. Plans have been made to extend the campus into nearby buildings in Cospicua. A second campus plan at Zonqor point has also been proposed. The government approved granting land for the AUM after a long debate in parliament on 15 December 2015. AUM offers 10 undergraduate and 3 graduate degrees across disciplines like Business, Arts, Science and Technology. Students enrolled for undergraduate academic programs at AUM must complete the General Education Program. The General Education requirements are a total of 41-42 US/82- 84 ECTS credits.

Accomplishments and Alumni

The university ranks among the top universities of Malta owing to its global performance in such a short period. The university has an extensive list of notable alumni. It includes Kim Jong - iI (North Korean Politician), Daphne Caruana Galizia (Maltese Writer), Edward De Bono (Maltese Physician, Psychologist, Author), Joseph Muscat (Maltese Politician), Robert Abela (Lawyer and Politician), Guido de Marco (6th President of Malta), Simon Busuttil (Secretary-General of EPP Group), etc. 

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Ever since its establishment, the American University of Malta has been encouraging student diversity at its campus by promoting the active enrollment of international students every year. The faculty at this prestigious private university ensures the development of transferable skills among students required per industry standards.

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History, Affiliations and Rankings

The Jordanian Entrepreneur Hani Salah and the Government of Malta on 5th May 2015, signed an agreement for the former to set up a private educational institution called the American University of Malta (AUM). According to the initial plan, the university was set to be located in Spain; the owner of Sadeen, Hani Salah, was convinced to establish it in Malta by the then-PM of Malta,  Joseph Muscat. AUM is officially accredited by the National Commission for Further and Higher Education (NCFHE). 

Campuses, Courses and Infrastructure

As of 2020, the American University of Malta is known to be housed in a renovated building at Cospicua. Plans have been made to extend the campus into nearby buildings in Cospicua. A second campus plan at Zonqor point has also been proposed. The government approved granting land for the AUM after a long debate in parliament on 15 December 2015. AUM offers 10 undergraduate and 3 graduate degrees across disciplines like Business, Arts, Science and Technology. Students enrolled for undergraduate academic programs at AUM must complete the General Education Program. The General Education requirements are a total of 41-42 US/82- 84 ECTS credits.

Accomplishments and Alumni

The university ranks among the top universities of Malta owing to its global performance in such a short period. The university has an extensive list of notable alumni. It includes Kim Jong - iI (North Korean Politician), Daphne Caruana Galizia (Maltese Writer), Edward De Bono (Maltese Physician, Psychologist, Author), Joseph Muscat (Maltese Politician), Robert Abela (Lawyer and Politician), Guido de Marco (6th President of Malta), Simon Busuttil (Secretary-General of EPP Group), etc. 

Student Diversity and Companies Visiting

Ever since its establishment, the American University of Malta has been encouraging student diversity at its campus by promoting the active enrollment of international students every year. The faculty at this prestigious private university ensures the development of transferable skills among students required per industry standards.

Read More

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QS

Quacquarelli Symonds (Q.S.) is a corporation based in the United Kingdom that specialises in the analysis of higher education institutions worldwide. Nunzio Quacquarelli launched the company in 1990. It publishes the Q.S. World University Rankings every year. The Q.S. rating, which is considered one of the three most widely read university rankings globally, is approved by the International Ranking Expert Group (IREG). The institution uses six metrics, namely Academic Reputation, Employer Reputation, Faculty/Student Ratio, Citations per faculty, International Faculty Ratio and International Student Ratio, that effectively capture university performance. It also publishes rankings in Young universities, Graduate Employability, and Subject Rankings. Q.S. provides an auditing service to universities, which offers information on the institution's strengths and shortcomings. The Q.S. Stars audit procedure rates universities based on over 50 different indicators.

THE

The Times Higher Education, originally The Times Higher Education Supplement (THES), is a British magazine that focuses on higher education news and topics. It annually publishes The Times Higher Education World University Rankings. It has received worldwide acclaim for its new and improved rating algorithm. Since 2004, it has provided students and their families, academics, university executives, governments, and businesses with reliable university performance data. The performance indicators are grouped into five areas: Teaching (the learning environment); Research (volume, income and reputation); Citations (research influence); International outlook (staff, students and research); and Industry income (knowledge transfer). It also produces subject rankings and rankings for Young Universities, Impact, Reputation, And Emerging Economies.

Guardian

The Guardian is a British daily newspaper that first appeared in 1821 as The Manchester Guardian and was renamed The Guardian in 1959. The Guardian University Guide is published once a year. The goal of the University Guide is to show how each university's department is likely to provide an overall beneficial experience to future students, and to do so; they look at how previous students in the department fared. A league table was created using nine performance criteria for 54 disciplines spanning all stages of the student life cycle. Entry standards, Student-staff ratios, Expenditure per student, Continuation, Student satisfaction, Value Added, Standardisation, Subject Classification, and Career Prospects are the indicators utilised by the organisation.

USN

U.S. News & World Report is American news, consumer advice, rankings, and analysis publication. It began in 1948 as a merger of the weekly newspaper U.S. News and the worldwide weekly magazine World Report. The company's rankings of Best Global universities are well-known among the wider population and significantly impact admission trends. The inaugural "America's Best Colleges" report was released by the U.S. News & World Report in 1983. Since 1985, the rankings have been produced and published annually. The magazine U.S. News & World Report rankings are based on data collected from educational institutions through an annual survey, government and third-party data sources, and school websites. It also takes into account outside opinion polls of university faculty and administrators.

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Application Process

  • Visit the official website of the institution.
  • Click on 'Apply Now' or 'Register Here'
  • Complete filling your education history with all the qualifications.
  • Fill in the details of your employment history.
  • Fill in your personal statement.
  • Submit the application form by paying the mentioned fees.

Documents Required

  • All official academic Transcripts and grade cards
  • Passport size photographs
  • Passport photocopy
  • Visa
  • Updated CV/Resume
  • English Language Proficiency Test Scores
  • Letter of Recommendations
  • Statement of Purpose

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AUM is officially accredited by the National Commission for Further and Higher Education (NCFHE).
AUM is officially accredited by the National Commission for Further and Higher Education (NCFHE).
The university has an extensive list of notable alumni. It includes Kim Jong - iI (North Korean Politician), Daphne Caruana Galizia (Maltese Writer), Edward De Bono (Maltese Physician, Psychologist, Author), Joseph Muscat (Maltese Politician), Robert Abela (Lawyer and Politician), Guido de Marco (6th President of Malta), Simon Busuttil (Secretary General of EPP Group), etc.
The university has an extensive list of notable alumni. It includes Kim Jong - iI (North Korean Politician), Daphne Caruana Galizia (Maltese Writer), Edward De Bono (Maltese Physician, Psychologist, Author), Joseph Muscat (Maltese Politician), Robert Abela (Lawyer and Politician), Guido de Marco (6th President of Malta), Simon Busuttil (Secretary General of EPP Group), etc.
UM offers 10 undergraduate and 3 graduate degrees across disciplines like Business, Arts, Science and Technology.
UM offers 10 undergraduate and 3 graduate degrees across disciplines like Business, Arts, Science and Technology.
As of 2020, the American University of Malta is known to be housed in a renovated building at Cospicua. Plans have been made to extend the campus into nearby buildings in Cospicua. A second campus plan at Zonqor point has also been proposed.
As of 2020, the American University of Malta is known to be housed in a renovated building at Cospicua. Plans have been made to extend the campus into nearby buildings in Cospicua. A second campus plan at Zonqor point has also been proposed.
The university was set to be located in Spain; the owner of Sadeen, Hani Salah, was convinced to establish it in Malta by the then-PM of Malta, Joseph Muscat.
The university was set to be located in Spain; the owner of Sadeen, Hani Salah, was convinced to establish it in Malta by the then-PM of Malta, Joseph Muscat.

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