Malta Study Visa Requirements
Visa to Enter Malta
Students who are not under the Visa waiver program to visit Malta will need to apply for a Visa to enter Malta.
Find out if you need a visa to enter Malta
In addition to the visa application form, a valid travel document and two (2) passport-size photographs, applicants need to produce the following documentation:
Proof of funds
- Cash in convertible currency
- Traveler’s checks
- Check books for a foreign currency account
- Credit cards
- Any other means that guarantees funds in hard currency
- The level of means of subsistence shall be proportionate to the length and purpose of the stay, and to the amount of € 48 per day.
A valid individual or group Travel Medical Insurance to cover any expenses which might arise in connection with repatriation for medical reasons, urgent medical attention and/or emergency hospital treatment. The insurance must be valid throughout the Schengen Member States and cover the entire period of the person’s stay.
The minimum coverage is of € 30,000.
Hotel reservation or reservation for a similar establishment.
Documents proving the existence of a lease or a title deed, in the applicant’s name, to a property situated in the country to be visited.
Where a third-country national states that he/she shall stay at a person’s home or in an institution, the applicant must present a written declaration (Declaration of Proof) by the host which vouches for the host’s commitment to accommodate. The diplomatic mission and consular posts will verify such declarations, where such checks are necessary.
Certificate which vouches for the commitment to accommodate, in the form of a harmonized form filled in by the host/institution and stamped by the competent authority in Malta, according to the provisions laid down in its national legislation.
Temporary Residence Card (TRC)
Once you have arrived to Malta, all international students are required to apply for an Temporary Residence Card (TRC). During your Orientation Day, our Director of Student Affairs will explain the process to apply for your TRC. The TRC allows students to work up to 20 hours per week.
Please note: You may not work until you have received your TRC.