Erasmus+, a program with many opportunities

Erasmus+ is the European Union's training and education funding program for the period from 2021 to 2027.
The program is not just for students, but is open to all publics and all areas of education. It supports establishments in European or international partnerships with a wide range of private and public players. It enables them to share know-how and innovate in the fields of education, training, youth and sport.

Program priorities 2021-2027

The Erasmus+ program operates on the basis of an annual call for proposals published by the European Commission. It offers a wide range of opportunities to develop international mobility and cooperation, with funding volumes varying according to the type of project and its scope. These international projects can involve organizations of all kinds: companies, associations, NGOs, local authorities, etc.

Focused on digital and ecological transition, inclusion and participation in democratic life, Erasmus+ 2021 - 2027 will benefit 10 million people with a budget of over 28 billion euros.

Main features of the program:

  • The development of mobility in all its forms (physical, virtual, hybrid),
  • Emphasis on the international dimension,
  • Improved access to remote audiences,
  • Greater promotion ofinnovation and excellence,
  • Strengthening the links between training, research and innovation, including the eligibility of doctoral students for short-term mobility.
  • In the field of educational studies, support for the pooling of expertise and teacher training

Program architecture

Here are the different Erasmus+ sub-programs, giving you the information you need to select the right program:

Schéma Erasmus +

ECHE Charter

The Erasmus Charter for Higher Education (ECHE) defines the general quality framework for European and international cooperation activities implemented by a higher education institution under the Erasmus+ program.
The charter is granted for the entire duration of the Erasmus+ program. Aix-Marseille Université has been awarded the Charter for 2021-2027, with a maximum score of 100 out of 100.

Consult the ECHE Charter.

Projects at AMU

To discover the projects carried out at AMU, visit the project pavilion !

Aix-Marseille Université has been an active participant in the Erasmus+ program since its launch, both in terms of mobility and cooperation actions. During the 2014-2020 Erasmus+ program, 64 projects were selected, including 35 in coordination.

Overview of Erasmus+ 2014-2020 training projects
A wide range of projects
1 European university7 intra-European mobility contracts7 international credit mobility contracts11 joint Erasmus Mundus Masters programs
20 strategic partnerships13 capacity-building projects4 Jean Monnet projects1 sports project
Erasmus+ projects by discipline
5 environmental projects2 projects in health9 projects in Law and Economics11 projects in humanities and social sciences
15 projects in science and technology22 puridisplinary projects  

Erasmus+ projects represent real opportunities for developing new international partnerships, particularly in the context of the CIVIS European University. Calls for projects are launched each year by the European Commission. Application deadlines vary according to the program's actions.


Contact information
Erasmus +
Call for applications