Online Applications for MCAST Full-Time Prospectus courses for the academic year 2024/25 will be received as follows:

Monday 22nd January to Friday 28th  June 2024

international applications are now closed. Applications for Academic year 2024/25, are now closed.

For International applicants (FT Prospectus courses 2024/25) – Third Country (non-EU) Nationals not yet residing in Malta (hence without an active and valid Maltese EID)

  • International applications for  Bachelor of Science (Honours) in Nursing will be received until Tuesday 30th  April 2024
Monday 15th July till Wednesday 14 th August 2024

MCAST Admissions FT Prospectus Courses 24/25 – following the publication of MATSEC July results.

  • This time window is the  opportunity for EU Nationals and Third Country Nationals already residing in Malta as well as EU nationals not yet residing in Malta, wishing to submit an application but who do not have an active and valid Maltese eID.
  • Applications which will be submitted under Maturity Clause, will only be considered up to 14th August 2024.
  • Applicants wishing to apply for  Bachelor of Science (Honours) in Nursing   and do not possess all entry requirements for this course by the 14th August 2024, should apply for the ‘Advanced Diploma in Health Sciences’ (according to their eligibility). Once such an application is submitted, applicants must write to the Admissions and Records Department ( to inform about their interest in the Bachelor of Science (Honours) in Nursing. In the eventuality that these applicants become successful when the MATSEC September results are issued, then they may inform Admissions and Records Department ( to transfer the application to the B.Sc. (Hons) Nursing degree.
Monday 30th September to Friday 4th October 2024

Post MATSEC September results call – following the publication of MATSEC September / resit results – this call is ONLY available for those residing in Malta and have an active and valid EID.

  • Some courses may not be available during this call / applications’ time window, due to over subscription following the main July/August call.
  • Applicants who had previously applied for a course (up to the 14th August 2024) and hence would have become Registered MCAST students, and now wish to transfer to another course (given that following the MATSEC Resits September published results, they would have attained the full entry requirements for a different course), are to request such a Transfer of Course Application, during this week.
  • This time window will not consider applications requiring the Maturity Clause

The Bachelor of Science (Honours) in Nursing course is not available in this call. Applicants, who had applied for the ‘Advanced Diploma in Health Sciences’, and who would have informed the Admissions and Records Department (see explanation above) and have now obtained the necessary entry requirements, will now be able to request for a transfer to the B.Sc. (Hons) Nursing.

Monday 7th to Friday 11th October 2024 Late Call – a Late Application Fee of Euro 50 including VAT (non-refundable) is applicable – this call is ONLY available for those who are residing in Malta, have an active and valid EID, and have the necessary entry requirements (not available for Maturity Clause applications).
Bachelor of Science (Honours) in Nursing is not available in this Late Call, as may be other courses due to over subscription from the July / August call / Time window.

MQF Level 1 and Level 2 course applicants, who will be required to sit for an Initial Assessment Test (IAT), must ensure that they attend for the scheduled IAT, as otherwise they may not be considered for late call application submission, or any further application processing.

Transfer Window of Courses – only applicable to those who would have been successfully registered as MCAST students in the set calls / application time windows.

Until Friday 18th October 2024 MQF Levels 3, 4, 5, and 6 – Transfer of course, only from  Registered year 1 MCAST students.  Some courses may not be available in this period due to over subscription from the main Admissions Time Window.
Until Thursday  31st October 2024 MQF Levels 1 and 2 – Transfer of course, only from Registered year 1 MCAST students.  Some courses may not be available in this period due to over subscription from the main Admissions Time Window.