Malta has a free state school system with an optional private education where fees are very reasonable.
The standard of education in Malta is very high. English is the language of instruction for most subjects at all levels of the education system. In Malta, English is the official language together with Maltese. Italian is also very widely spoken. Furthermore at secondary level students may take up French, German or another language.
Malta has a University which provides education for more than 9,000 students in all the major disciplines. There is also a technical education systems offering courses in applied electronics, IT, design etc.
English language teaching is well established on the Maltese Islands. There are over 40 language schools in Malta and Gozo offering a wide selection of courses and leisure programs.