Programme Description

Erasmus+ mobility of individuals sponsors study periods and traineeships (work placements) in 33 specified Erasmus+ programme countries and in Erasmus+ partner countries around the world.

Target Group

The programme is intended for students who
  • are regularly enrolled at a German higher education institution,
  • have completed their first year of study (graduates),
  • are enrolled at a higher education institution participating in the Erasmus+ project
  • AND whose home institution has signed an Erasmus cooperation agreement with the receiving institution.

Academic Requirements

Erasmus+ mobility of individuals is open to all students at higher education institutions participating in the Erasmus+ programme who are in at least their second year of study.

Number of Scholarships

In 2020, approximately 51,000 participants from Germany received mobility offers within the Erasmus+ framework.

Duration

The duration of the Erasmus+ study and traineeship periods may vary from 2 to 12 months. The maximum, however, is of 36 months for studies or traineeships:
  • For Bachelor's, Master's or doctoral students of up to 12 months
  • For students in comprehensive degree courses, such as medicine, programmes ending with a state examination or traditional diploma courses the grant will be awarded for a period of up to 24 months and an additional 12 months for students pursuing a doctoral degree.
  • The scholarship can be split up within one study cycle, for example into 2 6-month stays.

Scholarship Value

The grant value varies depending on destination and higher education institution.

Application Papers

In order to take part in the Erasmus+ individual mobility programme please contact the Erasmus+ coordinators at the International Office of your home institution.
For further information on essential requirements and the application process, visit the Erasmus+ website.

Application Deadline

Please contact the International Office of your home institution for further information on the application deadlines.

Please select your status and your country of origin in order to be able to submit an application.

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