COMENIUS Programme in the field of lifelong learning 2007-2013 COMENIUS Closed!


The Comenius programme, which shall address the teaching and learning needs of all those in pre-school and school education up to the level of the end of upper secondary education, and the institutions and organisations providing such education.


Lifelong Learning Programme shall comprise support for the following actions:

  • The mobility of individuals in lifelong learning.
  • Bilateral and multilateral partnerships.
  • Multilateral projects especially designed to promote quality in education and training systems through the transnational transfer of innovation.
  • Unilateral and national projects.
  • Multilateral projects and networks.
  • Observation and analysis of policies and systems in the field of lifelong learning, the establishment and regular improvement of reference material, including surveys, statistics, analyses and indicators, action to support transparency and recognition of qualifications and prior learning, and action to support cooperation in quality assurance.
  • Operating grants to support certain operational and administrative costs of institutions and associations active in the field covered by the Lifelong Learning Programme.
  • Other initiatives aimed at promoting the objectives of the Lifelong Learning Programme (accompanying measures).

European community funding

The Community provisional funding available for the programme is:

  • 906,10 Million EUR (Global Budget)