Christmas 2017 in Malta

November 30, 2017

Christmas is around the corner and Malta is ready for it! The holiday season has officially started and Magister Academy combined a fun list of activities for you to do to celebrate and enjoy the spirit. If you pass by Santa Claus in the street and hear the street choirs singing carols, you know t...

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Activity ideas for a rainy day in Malta

November 14, 2017

With over 300 days of sunshine a year, the Maltese islands are known for offering one of the best climates in Europe. With an amazing architecture and loads of sun from April to October, many students choose Malta as there English learning destination to combine leisure with skills improvement. But ...

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Popular places to grab a bite in Malta and Gozo

October 06, 2017

Malta is home to some stunning archaeological remains and incredible weather. In fact, tourists from all over the world flock to visit its historic sites and incredible scenery. However, many of Malta’s visitors do not realise that the country is also home to some wonderful restaurants, cafes,...

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Museums in Malta you did not know about

September 19, 2017

 Think you’ve visited all of Malta’s museums? Think again! There is no doubt that for a tiny country, we have a great wealth of history and artefacts. Most of these are on display in our most famous museums, including the National Museum of Archaeology in Valletta and the Nation...

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The Feast of the Assumption

August 10, 2017

The Feast of the Assumption, known as the feast of ‘Santa Maria’ is celebrated by the Roman Catholic Church and recognises that the Blessed Virgin Mary ascended into Heaven with her body and soul. This popular Maltese ‘festa’ is the peak of the summer religious village feasts...

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The Delicata Classic Wine Festival 2017

July 17, 2017

The Delicata Classic Wine Festival is back for its 16th year! The Upper Barrakka Gardens in Valletta will be hosting the event between 10-13 August. Entrance is free but if you want to sample the wine, a wristband and your souvenir glass will cost just €12.00. You can try as many of the wines o...

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Visiting the Three Cities

June 28, 2017

Older than Valletta, and as important to Malta’s history as Mdina, the Three Cities are often left unvisited by many! Yet, they shouldn’t be. These three cities – Senglea (Isla), Vittoriosa (Birgu) and Cospicua (Bormla) – were called home by almost every people that conq...

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L-Imnarja 2017

June 19, 2017

This feast is one of the oldest feasts celebrated in Malta and Gozo. It celebrates two important Saints in Maltese religion, St. Peter and St. Paul. The word luminarja is developed from the Latin word Luminare which means to light up. People show celebrate this particular feast by the light of burni...

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There's nowhere like the Maltese islands

April 19, 2017

French filmmaker Loris Monteux has launched a video that will remind you we're living on an island paradise. Shot across Gozo and Comino, the drone footage takes you on an adventure through some of the most beautiful and iconic spots on the islands. Climbing every cliff and diving at every spo...

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Our participation in the 2017 FELTOM ELT Malta Workshop

March 20, 2017

Last week Magister Academy participated in the FELTOM ELT Malta Workshop. The event is held every year and participants are able to connect with schools, educators, industry service providers and agents whilst discovering the ultimate ELT destination. Malta is truly the most happening ELT destinatio...

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Events to check out in March 2017

March 02, 2017

VALLETTA 1566 - MELITA RENASCENS Heritage Malta’s Forthcoming Major Exhibition 23/07/2016 - 23/07/2017 Fort St. Elmo - Malta Heritage Malta's forthcoming major exhibition, in collaboration with Malta Libraries, commemorates the 450th anniversary since the laying of the first stone o...

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Events to check out in December

December 06, 2016

VALLETTA 1566 - MELITA RENASCENS Heritage Malta’s Forthcoming Major Exhibition 23/07/2016 - 23/07/2017 Fort St. Elmo - Malta Heritage Malta's forthcoming major exhibition, in collaboration with Malta Libraries, commemorates the 450th anniversary since the laying of the first stone of the ci ... ...

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Malta from a different angle..

December 06, 2016

Somebody once said that an island can only be called such when viewed from the sea. This may be obvious, but very true. What is certain is that there is no better way to appreciate the beauty of the Maltese coastline than from the vantage point of a boat. Valletta and the Three Cities, with t...

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Student Testimonial - Vincenzo & Giada

October 27, 2016

Vincenzo Capizzi Magister Academy is well organised - with included pre-paid transfer.  The General English course was very useful as it helped me to relax and gain confidence when speaking English. The administration staff and the teachers are always available to help you with whatever y...

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Why you think you're right – even if you're wrong?

September 23, 2016

The Writer, Julia Galef, gave a presentation about this topic in February 2016. To answer this question, she had to explain two different mindsets: 'Soldier Mindset' and 'Scout Mindset'. The first mindset which is explained is the 'soldier mindset', which Julia Galef also c...

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Useful holiday tips from one of our students - Sophie Kratzer

August 10, 2016

Intro: Below you can find some useful holiday tips from one of our students, Sophie Kratzer. Sophie is an Upper-Intermediate student from Germany. A safe day at the beach It is summer and you would like to have a good time with your friends at the beach? Great! With the following useful tips you...

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Isle of MTV 2016

June 23, 2016

On the 28th of June Malta will be hosting the annual Isle of MTV music festival. A world class line up of artists will play in a free concert on the Granaries in Floriana, just outside Valletta. The MTV music festival is a must-see event with past crowds topping 50,000 people. In recent years artist...

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UEFA Euro 2016 France Starts Today

June 10, 2016

This weekend will see the start of the UEFA Euro 2016 hosted in France, with Romania playing against France on Friday 10th June. This is a great time for us to feel patriotic and support our teams while taking part in some healthy competition. However, with 24 different countries participating it se...

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Sette Giugno Feast Malta 2016

May 26, 2016

“Sette Giugno” is the name given to the public holiday held in Malta on the 7th June every year. On this day the Maltese remember the tragic events which occurred on June 7th 1919. This happened in the aftermath of WWI when Malta had severe food shortages due to the colonial government n...

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Interns at Magister Academy

May 10, 2016

This is the first time we came to Malta and I can say that it is a nice country. The city of Sliema is home to many people and it is a beautiful place. We walked to school every day, then at one o’clock we went to work at Magister Academy. After that we went back to the hotel and we had dinn...

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Valletta Green Festival 2016

May 06, 2016

This weekend Valletta will be blooming with colour as they welcome the latest project: The Valletta Green Festival. From the 6th to the 8th of May 2016  the city’s urban areas will be embellished with colourful plants to create spectacular green areas. The largest of these will be Pjazz...

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Food Festival

May 04, 2016

Friday 6th - Saturday 7th May 18:00 till late Sunday 8th May 11:00 - 19:00 Mdina, Malta’s striking fortified medieval city, will be hosting the 2016 Malta International Food Festival on the first weekend of May. Here you can enjoy alfresco eating and drinking with food from numerous intern...

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The New York Times ranks Malta as the 3rd top destination in 2016

January 14, 2016

It seems 2016 could be a very special year for Malta. It has been featured as the 3rd best destination in the world in the New York Times right after Mexico City and Bordeaux (France), which took first and second place respectively. In an article written by Dave Seminara, Malta was described as &ldq...

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How much do you know about Malta? Take this quiz and find out...

November 06, 2015

(Scroll down to find out the answers). QUESTIONS Where does the name 'Malta' come from, and what does it mean? How many tourists visit Malta every year? What is the oldest building or structure in Malta? There are nine UNESCO heritage sites in Malta. Guess which ones. ...

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Bored or don't know what to do?

October 28, 2015

Why don't you... Try traditional Maltese food such as freshly baked cheesecakes (pastizzi), Maltese cheeselets (ġbejniet) made from goat milk, and the local savoury snack, Twistees. Soak up the sun on one of the many benches in Spinola Bay, whilst enjoying a refreshing local soft drink ...

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Presenting 'English for you'

October 26, 2015

This course is designed to meet the needs of the learners, catered to help them achieve their language learning goals. With classes of between 6 and 12 students, the teacher will provide bespoke lessons, focusing on what the learners need in order to better their English. Activities will be both i...

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Best price guarantee for long term students

October 13, 2015

Save money when combining an English Course with accommodation! Package includes: General English course (20 lessons) Registration fee Course book Return Airport transfers Accommodation at on-site Magister Residence or with Host Family Welcome Event Prices starting from...

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Student bus fares extended to language students

August 05, 2015

English language students can now have the same bus prices as all other students when using the Tallinja bus card, Malta Public Transport announced earlier this month. The registration of these students for the tallinja card was discussed between FELTOM (the Federation of English Language Teaching...

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Isle of MTV 2015

June 26, 2015

It's that time of the year again! The annual Isle of MTV music event in Malta is taking place on Tuesday 7th July between 19:30 - 23:00 Hrs. Now is the ideal time of the year to book your English Course at Magister Academy, and enjoy one of the biggest events on the island. The line-up for the 2...

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Interview Preparation English Course

June 12, 2015

A specialised course in Interview Preparation! We are offering a new course of 3 hours a week in interview preparation. The course covers different stages of the job application process, aiming to give you the confidence and language skills to maximise your chance of success. For further informa...

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Book 2 weeks and pay for 1 during April, May & June 2015

April 30, 2015

Get 50% off accommodation at our on-site residence in St Julians! The offer is valid for bookings received in April, May & June 2015 for stays until 21st June 2015! Hurry up and make sure that your reservation is confirmed as soon as possible! For further information e-mail: info@magisteraca...

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Book 2 weeks and pay for 1 during March 2015

March 20, 2015

Get 50% off accommodation at our on-site residence in St Julians! The offer is valid for bookings received in March 2015 for stays until 21st June 2015! Hurry up and make sure that your reservation is confirmed as soon as possible! For further information e-mail:

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FREE ACCOMMODATION at Magister Academy

December 03, 2014

We are happy to introduce a new unique Special Offer with FREE ACCOMMODATION at Magister Academy onsite Residence in January and February 2015.  Please download our SPO Flyer and contact us for more details at If you enjoy British summers, you will LOVE Maltese winter...

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ICEF Berlin Workshop

November 07, 2014

We’re proud to announce that Magister Academy school was launched at ICEF Berlin Workshop, one of the largest events in the Education Abroad industry held between 2nd and 4th November. The newly refurbished school and residence will open its doors under new management on 3rd January 2015. Agen...

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