What is it?
Erasmus+ aims to modernise and improve higher education across Europe and the rest of the world. It provides opportunities for students and academic and non academic staff to develop their skills and enhance their employment prospects. Good practices will be shared between universities and businesses in Knowledge Alliances. Higher education institutions in participating countries can work with their counterparts in neighbouring countries, non-EU Balkan countries, Asia, Africa and Latin America to develop their educational systems.
What does it involve?
Opportunities for students abroad, including :
- courses at undergraduate and Master`s level
- training positions in businesses
- Erasmus+ Master’s loans
Opportunities for staff to undertake professional development , including:
- Training or teaching;
- Attending business workshops .
Cooperation between institutions of higher education including:
- The delivery of joint Master’s programmes provided by a consortium of institutions from participating countries.
Cooperation between institutions of higher education and businesses:
- Companies and higher education institutions can work together to share knowledge.
Outside the EU cooperation between neighbouring countries in Europe, Africa, Asia, and Latin America in the form of projects that increase an organisation’s competencies or expertise such as:
- Joint projects to modernise teaching methods, materials and curricula;
- Structural projects, including the involvement of national authorities.
Who can take part?
Opportunities are available to the following in participating countries:
- Students at higher education institutions;
- Higher education institution staff (academic and non-academic);
- Private companies.
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