This course is intended for those students who would like to sit for the Matriculation Certificate Examination of the University of Malta
The MATSEC course is the ONLY one that meets the entry requirements of the University of Malta.
University of Malta regulations and subject choice requirements apply when enrolling for this course.
Two-year course content:
The choice of subjects to be studied should be made from the following list:
|Group 1||Group 2||Group 3||Group 4|
|French||Economics||Chemistry||Engineering Drawing / Graphical Communication|
|German||Geography||Environmental Science*||Home Economics & Human Ecology|
|Russian||Philosophy||Physical Education (PE)*|
|Spanish||Psychology*||Theatre & Performance|
*Offered at Intermediate Level Only
Choice of subjects should be made from the table above.
Subject choice guidelines:
Entry Requirements for Course Option 1 - MATSEC Course
Minimum of SIX passes at Ordinary Level (SEC/GCE) at GRADE 5/GRADE C or better in:
*Note - With regards to the following subjects: Maltese, Italian, Arabic and Religious Knowledge ONLY a SEC - Secondary Education Certificate - can be presented.
Students who fail to obtain a Grade 5/C in either ONE of the above required subjects will still be accepted for the MATSEC course. However one must bear in mind that Ordinary level passes in Maltese, English and Mathematics would still be required when applying for a couse at the University of Malta.
Note for Maltese SEC Exemption