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EU programme for education, training, youth and sport

Opportunities for individuals

Below you'll see the many ways you can take part in Erasmus+.

You'll need to go through your university, training centre or other organisation for many of them.

Your organisation applies for grants to run Erasmus+ projects, and those grants fund your participation.

Read what you can apply to by yourself


Who is Erasmus+ for? See what opportunities are waiting for you!

  • Spend up to 1 month abroad in a group or by yourself, organised by your school

  • Study or take a traineeship abroad, or explore Erasmus Mundus

  • Short exchange experiences with young people from different countries

  • Professional development opportunities through training or networking periods abroad

  • Support for current or recent graduates in higher education and VET placements

  • Teach abroad, get VET experience, find school or adult education placements

  • Training activities for staff in higher education, schools, adult education and VET

  • Time at an adult education organisation abroad, by yourself or in a group

  • Professional development abroad for coaches and other sport staff


There are many support networks and contact points who can help you take your first steps towards an Erasmus+ placement.

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