The Erasmus+ programme aims to boost skills and employability, as well as modernising Education, Training, and Youth work. It supports transnational partnerships among Education, Training, and Youth institutions and organisations to foster cooperation and bridge the worlds of Education and work in order to tackle the skills gaps we are facing in Europe.
Between 2014-2020 the programme will provide opportunities for over 4 million Europeans to study, train, gain work experience, and volunteer abroad.
Erasmus+ aims to modernise and improve higher education across Europe and the rest of the world. It gives students and staff opportunities to develop their skills and boost their employment prospects.
The following information pertains primarily to student mobility.
Erasmus+ offers to the students the following options:
- 3-12 months opportunities for students to learn at a higher institution partner abroad for study purposes
- 2-12 months opportunities for students to spend traineeship (work placement) at businesses, enterprises, companies
Erasmus+ students receive:
- Exemption from paying tuition fee, registration fee, examinations and library facilities at host institution
- Full academic recognition for satisfactorily completed activities during the mobility period
- Students may be awarded an Erasmus+ EU grant to help cover the travel and subsistence costs incurred in connection with their study period abroad
- Support from the host university regarding accommodation and integration