Erasmus+ / Europe EU

The conditions of university studies within the Erasmus exchange programme (qualifications of a student, administrative requirements before the departure and after the arrival, financial terms).

Erasmus policy statement

Length of the Programme and Destinations

  • 3 - 12 months
  • EU members, Island, Liechtenstein, Norway, Turkey
  • Specification of the Erasmus programme conditions
  • Erasmus programme partner universities and colleges

Qualifications of a Student

  • A citizen of an EU member country, or of Island, Liechtenstein, Norway or Turkey. Or a resident or one of these countries, or a person with a refugee status in one of these countries
  • A student of the 2nd year of the Bachelor’s study programme at least
  • Fulfilling the selection criteria set by the pro-rector for study affairs (carry out the study duties properly, language skills, motivation letter, oral interview etc.)
  • A student can participate in the Erasmus exchange programme only once
  • In course of the Erasmus exchange programme, a student must not interrupt his/her studies at VSEM

Administrative Requirements before Departure

  • The foreign educational institution application form
  • Study contract (an approved plan of studies at the foreign university or college)
  • Financial agreement (serves as a basis for the scholarship payment)

Administrative Requirements after Arrival

  • Record of the study results achieved at the foreign higher education institution
  • Real length of the stay confirmation
  • Final report about the stay written by the student
  • Full recognition of the studies abroad (in case the necessary conditions are met)

Financial Terms

  • The scholarship amount differs according to the country and the length of the stay (the same amount is paid for each month)
  • The financial contribution of the student is at least EUR 100 – 150 per month (various kinds of expenses)