International Cooperation

EU cooperation with third countries


EU COOPERATION WITH THIRD COUNTRIES

ICI-ECP Program supports EU cooperation with Australia, New Zealand, Japan and Republic of Korea in the field of higher education and vocational education and training.

AIM

Enhancement of the mutual understanding between cultures and facilitation of the exchange of knowledge.

ELIGIBILITY

Higher education institutions (HEI) and Vocational and training Institutions (VET) who wish to implement Joint Mobility Projects (JMP) or Joint Degree Projects (JDP) by forming consortia composed of institutions from the EU and the selected Partner Country.

Eligible applicants must be from one of the Partner Countries and from one of the 27 countries of the European Union or Croatia.

CRITERIA

Projects must address: development of innovative international curricula; student services, language and cultural preparation; organisational frameworks for student mobility and faculty members' mobility; evaluation; sustainability and dissemination.

BUDGET

The total budget available for the co-financing of projects amounts to approximately EUR 2.45 million. Comparable funding will be provided by the Partner Countries in accordance with the rules applicable for each of them.

APPLICATION DEADLINE

15th of May 2013r.

 
More information regarding ICI-ECP is available HERE.

 

CONTACT

EACEA-EU-ICI-ECP@ec.europa.eu