European educational funding

The International Relations Office can assist you with:

  • Information on the Erasmus+ programme and related EU funding instruments in education
  • Background documents on the EU policy
  • Call specific information and templates
  • Support for establishing partnerships
  • Support in setting up new EM Joint Master Degrees
  • Individual advice while preparing project proposals
  • Support during project implementation
  • Information on mobility procedures

For more information, please contact us via

You can also consult the sections below: "I want to submit an Erasmus + project" and "My Erasmus + project has been selected"


EU-Erasmus+ (2014 - 2020)

Erasmus+ is the EU's programme for boosting skills and employability through education, training, youth, and sport. An overview for higher education:

Key Action 1: learning mobility of individuals

Key Action 2: cooperation for innovation and exchanges of best practices

Key Action 3:

Jean Monnet:


COVID-19 impact on (running) projects

Due to the COVID-19 outbreak and the measures taken by governments and institutions, many Erasmus+ projects are facing consequences. In order to guide Erasmus+ project beneficiaries through this situation, the European Commission published the following documentation.

In turn the Erasmus+ National Agency EPOS published information on its website

For any specific questions on their Erasmus+ project, project coordinators and participants may turn to:

  • The National Agency EPOS for the decentralized action: KA2 Strategic Partnerships
  • The EACEA for centralized actions: KA1 Erasmus Mundus Joint Master Degrees, KA2 Knowledge Alliances, KA2 Capacity Building, Jean Monnet, Sport

The Erasmus+ Project Team of the UGent International Office () is also at your disposal for catered advice, and

for bringing possible general questions and/or issues to the attention of the National Agency, EACEA and/or European Commission.