Erasmus+ partner countries
Erasmus+ is the European Union programme for education, training, youth and sport. It runs for seven years, from 2014 to 2020, with organisations invited to apply for funding each year to undertake creative and worthwhile activities.
Erasmus+ aims to modernise education, training and youth work across Europe. It is open to education, training, youth and sport organisations across all sectors of lifelong learning, including school education, further and higher education, adult education and the youth sector.
Student mobility for studies (SMS) - Erasmus+ provides students with the opportunity to study abroad in Europe for three to 12 months (per university cycle) as part of their degree.
Staff mobility for teaching (STA) – Academic staff is eligible to teach abroad at partner institution.
Staff mobility for training (STT) - Staff can take part in training events or job shadowing in a relevant organisation abroad.
Some Actions of the Programme are open to any Partner Country of the world listed below. For some other Actions the geographical scope is less broad.
|Region 1 Western Balkans||Albania Bosnia and Herzegovina Kosovo Montenegro Serbia|
|Region 2 Eastern Partnership countries||Armenia Azerbaijan Belarus Georgia Moldova Territory of Ukraine as recognised by international law|
|Region 3 South-Mediterranean countries||Algeria Egypt Israel Jordan Lebanon Libya Morocco Palestine Syria Tunisia|
|Region 4 Russian Federation||Territory of Russia as recognised by international law|
|Region 5||Andorra, Monaco, San Marino, Vatican City State, Switzerland|
|Region 6 Asia||Afghanistan, Bangladesh, Bhutan, Cambodia, China, DPR Korea, India, Indonesia, Laos, Malaysia, Maldives, Mongolia, Myanmar, Nepal, Pakistan, Philippines, Sri Lanka, Thailand and Vietnam|
|Region 7 Central Asia||Kazakstan, Kyrgyzstan, Tajikistan, Turkmenistan, Uzbekistan|
|Region 8 Latin America||Argentina, Bolivia, Brazil, Chile, Colombia, Costa Rica, Cuba, Ecuador, El Salvador, Guatemala, Honduras, Mexico, Nicaragua, Panama, Paraguay, Peru, Uruguay, Venezuela|
|Region 9||Iran, Iraq, Yemen|
|Region 10||South Africa|
|Region 11 ACP||Angola, Antigua and Barbuda, Bahamas, Barbados, Belize, Benin, Botswana, Burkina Faso, Burundi, Cameroon, Cape Verde, Central African Republic, Chad, Comoros, Congo, Congo -Democratic Republic of the, Cook Islands, Djibouti, Dominica, Dominican Republic, Equatorial Guinea, Eritrea, Ethiopia, Fiji, Gabon, Gambia, Ghana, Grenada, Guinea, Guinea-Bissau, Guyana, Haiti, Ivory Coast, Jamaica, Kenya, Kiribati, Lesotho, Liberia, Madagascar, Malawi, Mali, Marshall Islands, Mauritania, Mauritius, Micronesia-Federated States of, Mozambique, Namibia, Nauru, Niger, Nigeria, Niue, Palau, Papua New Guinea, Rwanda, Saint Kitts And Nevis, Saint Lucia, Saint Vincent And The Grenadines, Samoa, Sao Tome and Principe, Senegal, Seychelles, Sierra Leone, Solomon Islands, Somalia, South Sudan, Sudan, Suriname, Swaziland, Timor Leste -Democratic Republic of, Tanzania, Togo, Tonga, Trinidad and Tobago, Tuvalu, Uganda, Vanuatu, Zambia, Zimbabwe.|
|Region 12||Bahrain, Kuwait, Oman, Qatar, Saudi Arabia, United Arab Emirates.|
|Region 13 Other Industrialised countries||Australia, Brunei, Canada, Hong Kong, Japan, (Republic of) Korea, Macao, New Zealand, Singapore, Taiwan, United States of America.|