Aspiring to be at the forefront of veterinary medicine? The Maltese Government's Veterinary Studies Scholarships Scheme supports students eager to dive into a veterinary course abroad, aiming for an MQF Level 7 certification (not sure what MQF levels mean? Check out our guide here). This initiative, funded through MGUS, opens the pathway for dedicated individuals to become fully-fledged Veterinary Surgeons. You can read the full regulations of the scholarship here.
This comprehensive scholarship program is designed to offer students a robust financial support system throughout their five-year course, culminating in a degree in Veterinary Medicine from a recognized institution. The goal? To equip Malta's next generation of vets with world-class education and practical expertise.
Under the Veterinary Studies Scholarships Scheme, successful applicants receive extensive financial support, facilitating their sole focus on acquiring skills and knowledge in premier institutions worldwide, eventually contributing to Malta's veterinary field.
This scheme is crafted for students committed to pursuing Veterinary Studies at an MQF Level 7, preparing them for registration as professional Veterinary Surgeons. The journey starts abroad at esteemed universities, and culminates with you bringing your valuable expertise back to Malta.
Eligibility for the Veterinary Studies Scholarships Scheme hinges on specific residency and citizenship criteria. Candidates must:
When the scholarship applications go live, here’s your action plan:
Head straight to Malta's Scholarship Portal.
The Veterinary Studies Scholarships Scheme offers aid of up to €14,000 annually for tuition fees, available for five academic years, aimed at supporting dedicated veterinary students.
The 2024 application deadlines have not yet been released. For reference, in 2023 applications were open from 7th July 2023 till 4th August 2023.
Direct: (+356) 2598 2677
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Ready to take on the challenge? With the Veterinary Studies Scholarships Scheme, your dream of becoming a vet is closer than ever. Embrace the opportunity to make a significant impact on veterinary care in Malta.