The following stipends will be paid to full-time students who meet the eligible criteria and who are not in full-time employment during the scholastic period.

MQF Level 2

Foundation Certificate

€28.00 per week


MQF Level 3 Certificate course

€28.00 per week


MQF Level 4 Diploma qualification

1st year student

€28.00 per week


MQF Level 4 Diploma qualification

2nd year student

€40.00 per week


MQF Level 5 Higher National

Diploma 1st year student

€45.00 per week


MQF Level 5 Higher National

Diploma 2nd year student

€52.00 per week


The first stipend will be paid at the end of November. Thereafter stipends will be paid every four weeks in arrears.

Students receiving a stipend are also entitled to receive half the annual Government bonus and

have to pay their National Insurance Contributions.



  1. Industrial Placements a Full-time students will be required to undertake a compulsory fourteen (14) week Local Industrial Trade Practice (LITP) during the summer months in establishments assigned to them by the Institute of Tourism Studies. 
  2. Conditions of employment and remuneration payable to students during the LITP will be compliant with Maltese employment regulations. 
  3. The satisfactory completion of the LITP is a requirement for all programmes of study. 
  4. Students may propose establishments where to conduct their placement. Final approval of such arrangements is at the discretion of the Executive Director and the Board of Studies.  
  5. The six (6) month International Internship is a compulsory component of some of the Diploma/Higher National Diploma programme of studies. 
  6. Students who apply for an International Internship, as approved by Executive Director and who are accepted by properties approved by ITS will have to make their own travel and insurance arrangements. 
  7. The Executive Director’s and the Board of Studies decision on the placement of students is final.


ITS - Malta (Main Campus)  
Bajja San Gorg  
San Giljan STJ 3300  
Malta - EU 

ITS - Gozo
Triq l-Isqof Buttigieg,
Qala QLA 1042,