Programme Description

The Erasmus+ individual mobility project is not only aimed at students but also at university teachers and members of staff at higher-education institutions in Germany and other European states. The programme is intended to sponsor mobility of teaching, education and training within 33 European countries, or Erasmus+ programme countries, and in the specified Erasmus+ partner countries around the world. For further information applicants should contact the International Office of their home institution.

Target Group

Erasmus+ mobility activities further individual training and education of all staff at higher-education institutions, be it a trainee or the institution's president or chancellor.
The project offers teaching assignments geared to:
  • professors and other teaching staff who are under contract to the institution of higher education
  • members of scientific staff
  • doctoral candidates active in teaching
  • staff from any international enterprise or organisation (may be invited to teach at a higher-education institution in Germany)

Number of Scholarships

In 2015 a total of 5,036 individuals received funding: 3,106 of which were awarded grants for teaching activities and 1,930 for further education or training activities.


  • education and training: two days (programme countries) or five (partner countries) to 60 days (excluding travel times)
  • teaching: teaching duration corresponds to the duration of education and training. The necessary pensum per stay is eight lessons for the first week or a shorter visit. For stays exceeding one week (seven days) the teaching requirement will be calculated on a pro rata basis

Scholarship Value

varies depending on higher-education institution

Application Papers

In order to take part in Erasmus+ mobility of individuals you should contact the Erasmus+ coordinator international office at the respective International Office.

Application Deadline

The international office of your home institution of higher education will provide you with the relevant application deadlines.

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