CALL FOR PROPOSALS — EACEA/34/07 Implementation of Erasmus Mundus External Cooperation Window in the academic year 2008-2009 The Community Action programme for the promotion of cooperation between higher education ERASMUS MUNDUS Closed!


The Erasmus Mundus External Cooperation Window aims at mutual enrichment and better understanding between the European Union and Third-Countries. It is designed to foster institutional co-operation in the field of higher education between the European Union and Third-countries through a mobility scheme addressing student and academic exchanges for the purpose of studying, teaching, training and research.


The following activities and costs will be covered by the programme:
the setting of institutional-based partnerships of European and Third-Country higher education institutions to cover both types of activities:

  1. The organisation of individual mobility of higher education students, researchers and academic staff,
  2. The implementation of individual mobility. The types of mobility and education to be funded under this call are:
  • Students: undergraduate, master, doctorate and post-doctorate mobility opportunities,
  • Academic staff: exchanging for the purposes of teaching, practical training and research.

European community funding

The Community provisional funding available for the call for proposals is:

  • 100,35 Million EUR (Global Budget)

All the important deadlines

  • 15 April 2008 - 13 years ago (Deadline for the presentation of proposals)

Further information about the call

Useful documents

  • CALL FOR PROPOSALS: Erasmus Mundus External Cooperation Window in the academic year 2008-2009 (Legal base)

Organisations eligible to participate

Opened to the following bodies or institutes with legal status established in the covered areas:

  • Training organisations (not university)
  • Universities
  • Non profit organisations

Covered areas

Bodies or institutes must have their registered legal seat in one of the countries taking part in the Programme which are:

  • European Union (EU)
  • European Economic Area (EEA)
  • European Free Trade Association (EFTA)
  • Candidate Countries
  • Third countries

Directorate-Generale responsible

Directorate-General for Education and Culture

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