Erasmus+ is the new EU programme for Education, Training, Youth, and Sport for 2014-2020, funded by the European Commission. The official Erasmus+ webpage: http://ec.europa.eu/programmes/erasmus-plus/discover/index_en.htm.

Erasmus+ aims to modernise and improve higher education across Europe and the rest of the world.

It gives students and staff opportunities to develop their skills and boost their employment prospects.

Opportunities for students to learn abroad, include:
- Studies
- Traineeships

Opportunities for staff to undertake professional development activities, include:
- Teaching
- Training

The Erasmus+ programme is open to the following types of countries:
- Programme Countries (countries that can fully take part in all the Actions of the Erasmus+ Programme)
- Partner Countries (countries that can take part in certain Actions of the Programme, subject to specific criteria or conditions.

For more information on eligible countries, please consult the link on the Erasmus+ webpage (http://ec.europa.eu/programmes/erasmus-plus/documents/erasmus-plus-eligible-countries_en.pdf) and the Erasmus+ Programme Guide (http://ec.europa.eu/programmes/erasmus-plus/documents/erasmus-plus-programme-guide_en.pdf).

All details on the participants’ eligibility, type of activities, and duration of the mobility for higher education students and staff can be found in the Erasmus+ Programme Guide (http://ec.europa.eu/programmes/erasmus-plus/documents/erasmus-plus-programme-guide_en.pdf).

For details on the cooperation between Alexandru Ioan Cuza University of Iași and partner universities within the Erasmus+ programme with partner countries, please go to the Partners menu.

For details on the scholarship offer and application procedure for an Erasmus+ scholarship, please check the Scholarships and the Application and Selection menus.