Introduction to Erasmus+

Wageningen University participates in the exchange program of the European Union. Based on this program you can quite easily visit a large number of universities in Europe. The minimum period for study is 3 months to a maximum of 12 months per cycle (BSc, MSc or PhD).

In every country the procedures are standardized. This makes it easy for you to join this program. Apart from that, when you go abroad, you apply for an allowance for study and travel costs. The grant you receive depends on the country you go to, there are three groups. Link naar overzicht grants. Once you are back in Wageningen the student administration will integrate the grades you obtained abroad in the Dutch system. Because within the European Union a standard grade conversion system was agreed upon, this is an easy procedure.

It is also possible to apply for a grant for a traineeship, the minimum period is 2 months to a maximum of 12 months per cycle (BSc, MSC or PhD).

In the Erasmus+ programme you can go abroad for an exchange for study or traineeship for more than one time to a maximum of 12 months per cycle.

Have a look at the Erasmus+ Conditions to check how to qualify for an Erasmus grant.