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Boosting students' employability skills through Erasmus+

Boosting students' employability skills through Erasmus+ traineeships and work-based learning

News | 24/04/2017 - 09:50

Providing students with real-life work experience is one of the main objectives of Erasmus+. Merging theory with practice should soon become the norm for most graduates and post-graduates in Europe, especially for those disciplines where work-based learning is not commonly used. This is precisely why the Erasmus+ programme supports traineeships abroad for students and... more

FIPDES – new thought for food

FIPDES – new thought for food

News | 24/04/2017 - 09:33

Culinary innovation, consumer behaviour, and packaging technology are just some of the ingredients of FIPDes, a master programme that is dedicated to training a new generation of international food professionals. Its graduates receive a holistic view of this vital sector of industry. This joint master degree equips students with the talent and vision required to create... more

Building bridges between universities and business

Knowledge Alliances: building bridges between universities and business

News | 24/04/2017 - 09:00

Erasmus+ Knowledge Alliances are innovative European projects bringing Higher Education Institutions and businesses together to work on highly relevant issues for both parties. These projects aim to strengthen Europe's capacity to innovate and to support the modernisation of Europe's higher education systems. Want to learn more or interested in applying for... more

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ICT training puts students on the front foot

News | 24/04/2017 - 09:25

3D modelling and design skills are increasingly important within the footwear industry – so the INGA 3D project was designed to make sure that industry-specific 3D skills would be taught in schools.

How to make skills visible and valued

How to make skills visible and valued

News | 21/04/2017 - 11:30

Real life-long learning is about more than just adding professional training sessions and courses to your CV. We also learn in other ways, through our own interests and experiences, without an approved syllabus or without even intending to acquire knowledge. The New Skills Agenda highlights that people should be able to use the full range of their skills for their careers... more

Perspectives from beyond academia

How can perspectives from beyond academia be explored?

News | 20/04/2017 - 15:02

Even though studying at university provides students with the skills needed to get a job, young people are often thrown in at the deep end when they enter the world of work. While they gain skills and knowledge, they are not necessarily prepared for the reality of the labour market. Erasmus+ is changing this by inviting business experts to teach at universities.

Erasmus+ projects

Looking for inspiring Erasmus+ projects?

News | 20/04/2017 - 14:35

What is it that makes an idea fit for European funding? Check out our online platform where you can have a look at all the projects that have been accepted for funding and make sure that your idea is innovative enough! The platform is updated on a daily basis and projects are shared there to inspire you and help you to find new partners! So why not take a look?

European Vocational Skills Week

Commissioner Thyssen invites you to the European Vocational Skills Week

News | 20/04/2017 - 17:24

Building on the success of last year, the 2017 European Vocational Skills Week will be organised from 20 to 24 November. The focus will continue to be on "Discover your Talent", with activities showcasing how excellence in VET practice has led to some of the most successful careers.

Results from the 2017 Erasmus+ call for proposals

First results from the 2017 Erasmus+ call for proposals

News | 20/04/2017 - 14:06

Around 30 500 applications were received by National Agencies before the closing date of 2nd February 2017 for the first round of calls for mobility of individuals. The number of participants has been significantly rising since the launch of the Erasmus+ Programme in 2014.

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Calls for proposals & tenders

Calls for proposals

Deadline:

04/10/2017

Reference:

EAC/A03/2016

Status:

Open

Calls for proposals

Deadline:

22/05/2017

Reference:

EACEA 07/2017

Status:

Open

Decentralised calls

Deadline:

17/05/2017

Reference:

EAC/A02/2016

Status:

Open

Calls for proposals

Deadline:

06/04/2017

Reference:

EAC/A03/2016

Status:

Open

Calls for proposals

Deadline:

17/01/2017

Reference:

EACEA 40/2016

Status:

Closed
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