Foundation for Theological Studies

  • His Grace the Archbishop Mgr Mercieca, after consulting the Faculty of Theology, on its advice, established a Foundation for Theological studies with a legal act drawn up by Notary Dr Anthony Gatt B.A. LL.D., on the 26th September 1988: it was canonically erected on the same date by a decree of the Archbishop. The seat of the Foundation is at the Archbishop’s Seminary, tal-Virtù, Rabat.

  • President: Mgr Archbishop Charles J. Scicluna
    Director: Mgr Prof. Hector Scerri
    Secretary:  Michelle Meli

    Telephone: 25906506; 25906502

  • Bursaries scheme

  • The Foundation for Theological Studies offers a bursaries scheme to encourage more individuals to engage in pastoral studies within the Faculty of Theology at the University of Malta. Click here for more details.

  • Ex Officio Members

    The Rector of the Seminary: Rev. Dr Jimmy Bonnici
    The Dean of the Faculty of Theology: Rev. Dr Stefan Attard

  • Members nominated by the Archbishop

    Mgr Bishop Joseph Galea Curmi
    Mgr Archbishop Emeritus George Frendo O.P.
    Hon. Justice
     Franco Depasquale
    Fr Christopher Caruana O.P.
    Rev. Fr Noel Vassallo
    Dr Andrè P. De Battista
    Rev. Dr Andrè Zaffarese
    Dr Tonio Borg
    Dr Rebecca Gatt

  • Representatives of the Faculty of Theology

    Rev. Dr Nicholas Doublet
    Dr Pauline Dimech
    Dr John A. Berry

  • Representatives of KSMR

    Rev. Fr Paul Formosa SDB
    Sr Victoria Sant DSH