There are high literacy rate in Maldives, it is up to 70%. About 38% of the entire population is in the higher institution, but only 16% of her youths are pursuing higher education. There are 7 public universities, and 6 private universities offering various programs and courses to students. Presently there are more than 8,000 foreign students, the number keeps on increasing every year. Keep in mind that there are limited work opportunities here, as a student; you can as well be doing menial jobs to support yourself. The government is creating enabling environment that will help you to enjoy the studies.
There is no university listed in Maldives.