Erasmus Mundus aims to enhance quality in higher education through scholarships and academic cooperation between Europe and the rest of the world. The programme offers financial support for institutions and scholarships for individuals.
Erasmus Mundus comprises three Actions:
- Erasmus Mundus Joint Programmes: Scholarships cover participation costs, subsistence costs and insurance for the duration of the study period. Many students have the right to a contribution to travel costs.
- Erasmus Mundus Partnerships: Scholarships cover participation costs, subsistence costs, insurance for the duration of the study period, plus a contribution to travel costs.
- Attractiveness projects: Activities focus in particular on the international dimension of higher education, often targeting a particular region or academic discipline.
Below is a list of Erasmus Mundus Scholarships (see other Scholarship lists):
- Erasmus Mundus Scholarships in Sustainable Forest and Nature Management (SUFONAMA)
The global demand for forest and nature resources and the pressures on the natural environment seem to continue to increase. The need to ensure the sustainability of natural resources for future generations has never been greater.
The overall objective of the SUFONAMA Programme is to provide a top-level education programme that qualifies graduates to deal with the huge challenges in Europe’s pursuit of an evermore sustainable management of its natural resources, namely that the management of forest and nature areas must be seen in an integrated landscape context.
The application deadline is 1st December every year. Scholars (established researchers and teachers) can apply on a continuous (rolling) basis...read more.
- Erasmus Mundus Scholarship in Transnational Trade Law and Finance (EMTTLF)
The European Master in Transnational Trade Law and Finance (EMTTLF) is a flexible, semester-based, international, multi-site Programme that offers:
A formative, problem-oriented, multidisciplinary itinerary with the most advanced competencies of technical and procedural analysis and judicial and economic rationality; AND
An innovative itinerary in Transnational Trade Law, which aims to develop high level professional competencies and analytical skills, offering a professional and a research track.
The European Master’s in Transnational Trade Law and Finance (EMTTLF) has been selected by the European Commission among the Erasmus Mundus masters courses for five years. This implies that the European Commission will grant scholarships to highly qualified third-country graduate students to follow the EMTTLF Masters Course...read more.
- Erasmus Mundus Scholarships in Marine Biodiversity and Conservation
The Erasmus Mundus Master of Science in Marine Biodiversity and Conservation is one of the Master Courses selected by the prestigious Erasmus Mundus framework of the European Commission. It is strongly oriented to the fundamental understanding of the structure and function of marine biodiversity, the acquisition of several kinds of tools required for understanding the complexity of biodiversity patterns and processes and finally to the application of this knowledge for nature conservation and restoration...read more.
- Erasmus Mundus Scholarships for Developing Countries
The European Union offers full-time scholarships for Masters programmes and Doctorate programmes to students coming from any country around the world. These scholarships are exclusively awarded to students that have been selected to attend one of the Erasmus Mundus Joint Programmes at Masters or Doctorate level...read more.
- Erasmus Mundus Scholarships in Agricultural Development and NRM
The Agris Mundus Masters course is a two-year training programme of 120 ECTS (European Credits Transfer System) in agricutural development and management of natural resources. The Agris Mundus Masters course objectives are to train students to cope with the current global/international concerns in agriculture and rural development. Graduates will be qualified to identify and critically analyse key factors shaping the development of crops, forests and animal production, the management of research and rural development projects and finally, the sustainable use of natural resources and the environment. They will be trained to formulate and provide effective and appropriate responses to complex agriculture and natural resources related issues...read more.
- Erasmus Mundus Scholarships in International Master in Rural Development
The joint International Master in Rural Development (IMRD), part of the European Erasmus Mundus program, offers the opportunity to study the European vision on rural development in its diversity of approaches and applications, on a scholarship provided by the European Union for Non-EU and EU students.
The objective is to train specialists in integrated rural development, focused on socio-economic and institutional aspects, not only from the European Union but also from developed, developing and transition countries outside the European Union through a 2 year master program (120 ECTS) jointly organized by six European leading institutes in agricultural economics and rural development...read more.
- Erasmus Mundus Scholarships in Coastal and Marine Engineering and Management
The Erasmus Mundus Master Course in Coastal and Marine Engineering and Management, is a two-year English taught international Master’s programme, in which five high-rated European universities participate. During the course students familiarise themselves with key issues involved in providing sustainable, environmentally friendly, legally and economically acceptable solutions to various problems in the CoMEM field.
During the programme, students study at universities in three different countries. Upon successful completion of the Erasmus Mundus CoMEM Masters programme, students will receive an MSc degree from each of the three universities they visited during the course...read more.
- Erasmus Mundus Scholarships in International Humanitarian Action
The NOHA European Master's in International Humanitarian Action was selected by the European Commission among the first 19 Erasmus Mundus Masters Courses (EMMC), which started at the beginning of the 2004-2005 academic year. It has been again selected in the second phase of the Erasmus Mundus Programme, which covers the period 2009-2013, thus granting scholarships to highly qualified third-country graduate students (to follow the NOHA Mundus Masters Course) and scholars (to do teaching and research assignments and scholarly work in the participating universities)...read more.
- Erasmus Mundus Scholarships in Sustainable Tropical Forestry
The topic of sustainable tropical forestry is of global importance. This two-year Master’s course in Sustainable Tropical Forestry (SUTROFOR) is a world-class programme with the objective of preparing qualified graduates to deal with the complex aspects of contemporary tropical forestry.
Application deadlines for EU students is 15 August, while Non-EU students is 1 December every year...read more.