Students and General Public

On a regular basis, students and members of the general public approach the NCFHE with their queries in relation to further and higher education. The Commission provides its assistance in the following situations:
  • ​a person intends to embark on a programme of studies and wishes to check its level rating on the Malta Qualifications Framework,
  • a person has already obtained a certificate after following a programme of studies and wishes to check whether it is level rated on the Malta Qualifications Framework,
  • a person wishes to apply for a promotion at the place of work and would like to check the level rating of qualifications already obtained,
  • a person would like to apply for a scholarship scheme or any other funding offered by the Government of Malta and would like to check the level rating of the programme of studies beforehand,
  • a person would like to apply for a tax rebate and needs to present the MQRIC recognition statement for qualifications obtained,
  • a foreigner needs to present the MQRIC recognition statement for qualifications obtained to apply for a working permit of VISA,
  • a person would like to validate certain personal skills, competences and knowledge that are not yet formally acknowledged.

If you are currently encountering any of the above-mentioned situations, each point will re-direct you to that particular service required. These are:

For more assistance and direction, kindly send an email on ncfhe@gov.mt. ​​​​​​​​​​​​