Erasmus+ is the EU’s programme to support education, training, youth and sport in Europe.

The aim of Erasmus+ is to contribute to the Europe 2020 strategy for growth, jobs, social equity and inclusion, as well as the aims of ET2020, the EU’s strategic framework for education and training.

Erasmus+ also aims to promote the sustainable development of its partners in the field of higher education, and contribute to achieving the objectives of the EU Youth Strategy.

Source: European Commission

Opportunities for students:

  • Mobility for studies (one or two semesters)
  • Mobility for traineeships (two to twelve months)

Opportunities for staff

  • Mobility for teaching (two days to two months)
  • Mobility for training (two days to two months)

Why go on Erasmus:

  • To increase employment opportunities
  • To practice foreign language skills
  • To develop intercultural communication skills
  • To experience a new culture
  • To live an amazing experience with young people from all over Europe

Did you know that mobile students are more likely to be employedbecause they develop personal and professional competences?

Source: Erasmus Impact Study