COVID-19: Schools closed till End of June, SEC Exams Postponed

In a Press Conference this morning, Minister for Education and Employment Owen Bonnici announced that the schools are to remain closed until the end of June. Minister Bonnici said that students in Years 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, and 10 will progress to the next scholastic year automatically, whilst the Benchmark Examinations will not […]

89.7 Bay backs ‘Stop The Stigma’ sexual health campaign

89.7 Bay is supporting a new sexual health campaign at the University of Malta. Stop The Stigma will raise awareness about sexually transmitted infections and urges students to get tested if they are concerned that they may have put themselves at risk of an STI. The GU clinic at Mater Dei Hospital offers a free testing […]

Prime Minister greets new students at University of Malta

The University of Malta has opened its doors to more than 4,500 new students. The Prime Minister wished them well as he paid a visit to the main campus at Tal-Qroqq at the start of the academic year. Joseph Muscat greeted students and posed for selfies at a Freshers’ Week event. The university’s student population […]

More than €60,000 up for grabs for Malta’s students

If you need some extra cash for your studies, here’s some great news. The University of Malta students’ council has unveiled a new funding programme for 2018. The KSU said around €63,000 will be available to university students this year – covering areas including research, transport, culture, sport and overseas travel. The cash comes from […]

University students raise thousands for Maltese charities

The President has praised students at the University of Malta for their charity fundraising efforts. Marie-Louise Coleiro Preca visited the Christmas on Campus event at Tal-Qroqq to personally thank students and staff for their work. The event, held every year, aims to raise cash for Maltese charities and other good causes. The Kunsill Studenti Universitarji, which […]