Erasmus Mundus – External cooperation window

Project Duration
2007 - 2008
€ 13 million

Countries covered:

  • Algeria
  • Egypt
  • Israel
  • Jordan
  • Lebanon
  • Morocco
  • Palestine *
  • Syria *
  • Tunisia

Brief Description

Promotes cooperation between higher education institutions in the EU and partner countries, through encouraging partnerships, mobility and exchanges of students, researchers and academic staff
Algeria, Egypt, Israel, Jordan, Lebanon, Morocco, Occupied Palestinian Territory, Syria, Tunisia

Actions in brief

  • Facilitates the mobility of students and academic staff through an exchange programme – over 1800       students and academics already participated for the year 2007-2008.

  • Encourages partnerships and cooperation between European universities and those from the Neighbourhood countries

  • Enhances the role of the higher education sector by exchanging knowledge, skills and expertise.

  • Paves the way to the international recognition of studies and qualifications.

  • Strengthens the international cooperation capacity of universities in partner countries.

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