The first stipend for Foundation, Certificate, Diploma, Higher National Diploma, and Bachelor Degree (based on 2/3yrs) students will be paid on the 2nd December 2019, together with the Initial Grant and December bonus. Thereafter stipends will be paid every four weeks in arrears. 

Students repeating a particular module(s) will be eligible for stipend on a pro-rata basis.

Students receiving a stipend are also entitled to receive half the annual Government bonus and have to pay their National Insurance contributions.


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


€119.39 every 4 weeks
MQF Level 3


€119.39 every 4 weeks
MQF Level 4


€119.39 every 4 weeks
MQF Level 5

Higher National Diploma (2 year courses)

1st year student - €191.90 every 4 weeks
2nd year student - €221.73 every 4 weeks

MQF Level 5

Higher National Diploma (1 year basis) or first year Bachelor Degree

€221.73 every 4 weeks

MQF Level 6

Bachelor Degree second year and third year

€236.64 every 4 weeks


EU Citizens

Students who are of EU citizenship may be eligible to receiving a stipend. Evidence of residence or education in Malta for 5 years needs to be provided, or else documented evidence of the student's parents paying an NI in Malta for the last 5 years.

Non-EU Citizens

Non EU citizens are not eligible to receiving a stipend, however there are circumstances where this may be revised. Non-EU citizens may check with MEDE or the ITS accounts department with regards to the matter.


For further information kindly contact the accounts department on +356 2379 3245 or This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

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Aviation Park, Aviation Avenue
Ħal Luqa LQA 9023  
Malta - EU 

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