Erasmus Mundus II – Action 2 Partnerships

Project Duration
2007 - 2013
(ENPI countries): € 254 million 2007-2012; € 70 million 2013

Countries covered:

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

Brief Description

Promote cooperation between higher education institutions through partnerships, mobility and exchanges of students, researchers and academic staff (with scholarships).
Armenia, Azerbaijan, Belarus, Georgia, Moldova, Russia, Ukraine (East) Algeria, Egypt, Israel, Jordan, Lebanon, Libya, Morocco, Occupied Palestinian Territory, Syria, Tunisia (South), as well as partnerships across the whole world

Actions in brief

  • Encourages partnerships and cooperation between European universities and those from the Neighbourhood countries;
  • Facilitates the mobility of students and academic staff through an exchange programme;
  • Enhances the role of the higher education sector by exchanging knowledge, skills and expertise;
  • Offers unique opportunities to citizens in partner countries to gain new cultural and educational experiences.
  • Paves the way to the international recognition of studies and qualifications;
  • Strengthens the international cooperation capacity of universities in partner countries.