EU Programme for Education - Erasmus+

Erasmus+ is the European Union's education, training, youth and sport programme to improve skills and employability, to modernise education and training, as well as child and youth welfare systems. Erasmus+ is running from 2014 to 2020 with a budget of approximately 14.7 billion euros.

Erasmus+ brings together the existing EU programmes for lifelong learning, youth and sport as well as European cooperation programmes in the field of higher education. Erasmus+ comprises of three key actions and Jean Monnet .


  • Key Action 1: Learning mobility of individuals

    Key Action 1 aims to encourage the mobility of students, staff, volunteers, youth workers, and young people. Organisations can arrange to send or receive students and staff to or from participating countries, as well as organise teaching, training, learning and volunteering activities.

    Further Information:

    Key Action 1

    Scholarship opportunities for EU internships abroad

    International Office

  • Key Action 2: Cooperation for innovation and the exchange of good practices

     

    Key Action 2 is designed to develop the education, training, and youth sectors through five main activities:

    Strategic partnerships to support innovation in the sector, as well as joint initiatives to promote cooperation, peer learning, and the sharing of experience.

    Knowledge alliances to foster innovation in and through higher education together with businesses, and beyond, contributing to new approaches to teaching and learning, entrepreneurship in education, and the modernisation of higher education systems in Europe.

    Capacity-building projects in the field of higher education to support the modernisation, accessibility, and internationalisation of higher education in partner countries.

    Further Information:

    Key Action 2

  • Key Action 3: Support for policy reform

    Key Action 3 aims to increase the participation of young people in democratic life, especially in discussions with policy makers, as well as developing knowledge in the fields of education, training, and youth.

    Further Information:

    Key Action 3

  • Jean Monnet Activities

    Opportunities for teaching, research, and policy debate on the EU and its policies.

    Further Information:

    Jean Monnet Activities


Information from the National Agencies on Erasmus+ (German only)
Information from the European Commission on Erasmus+

Contact

Dr. Maike Gummert
Management
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Brühlstraße 27
30169 Hannover
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Address
Brühlstraße 27
30169 Hannover
Building
Room
104