Bachelor of Arts (Honours) in English with Maltese

Study Discipline: Arts & Humanities
Study Programme Details
City: Msida
Country: Malta
Admission Sessions: Autumn Session
Study Format: Full Time
Mode of Study: Fully on Site

Programme Type

Bachelor's degree


36 Months

Scholarship Available




About this Study Course

Embark on a captivating journey through the realms of literature and language with our Bachelor of Arts (Honours) in English with Maltese. Delve into the rich tapestry of literary history, spanning from Ancient Greece to the contemporary world, as you unravel the complexities of language and literature. Immerse yourself in a transformative experience where you’ll explore diverse writing styles, dissect complex theories, and critically analyze canonical and non-canonical works from British and non-British authors. Our program goes beyond conventional boundaries to offer you a holistic understanding of how literature reflects and reshapes the world around us, capturing the essence of politics, culture, and human experiences.


Upon completion of this immersive program, you’ll emerge equipped with a versatile skill set and a profound understanding of literature and language. Through rigorous academic exploration, you’ll master the art of literary and linguistic research, engaging in critical discussions that transcend disciplinary boundaries. You’ll navigate through the works of influential theorists and writers, honing your ability to perform close-reading analyses and gaining insights into diverse cultural perspectives. With a keen understanding of history, politics, and human nature embedded in literary works, you’ll be prepared to navigate the complexities of the modern world with finesse and insight.

Admission Requirements

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Year 1:

  • Compulsory Units: ENG1077 Literary Criticism and Theory: An Introduction, ENG1082 Shakespeare and Tudor Drama
  • Elective Units: ENG1075 Genre: Poetry

Year 2:

  • Compulsory Units: ENG2022 Theories of Literature 2: Literature Criticism Theory – Then and Now, ENG2081 The Modern Novel
  • Elective Units: ENG2033 Maltese Literature in English, ENG2077 Practical Criticism, ENG2079 American Literature of the Nineteenth Century 1, ENG2095 English Literature and Music

Year 3:

  • Compulsory Units: ENG3072 Contemporary Fiction, ENG3099 Dissertation
  • Elective Units: Refer to course catalog for available options

Non EU Applicants:

Fee per academic year: Eur 8,500

Local/EU/EEA Applicants:

No fees apply

Future Career Outcomes

Our graduates have embarked on diverse career paths, leveraging their expertise in literature and language to excel in various fields. From academia to the corporate world, our alumni have made significant contributions as literary analysts, language educators, content creators, cultural consultants, and esteemed researchers. Their profound understanding of literature and language, coupled with critical thinking and communication skills, has positioned them as leaders in their respective domains, driving innovation and fostering cross-cultural understanding.

Visa Requirements:

For visa information, please visit Malta page for student visa and student life.