ERASMUS MUNDUS 2004-2008 €230 MIL 103 Erasmus Mundus Masters Courses selected, 11 in Finland (2 coordinated) – Master of Science in European Forestry, Joensuun yliopisto, coordMaster of Science in European Forestry – European Masters Clinical Linguistics, Joensuun yliopisto, partnerEuropean Masters Clinical Linguistics – European Master in Higher Education, Tampereen yliopisto, partnerEuropean Master in Higher Education – SpaceMaster - Joint European Master in Space Science and Technology, Teknill korkeakoulu, partnerSpaceMaster - Joint European Master in Space Science and Technology – NordSecMob - Masters Programme in Security and Mobile Computing, Teknill korkeakoulu, coordNordSecMob - Masters Programme in Security and Mobile Computing – International Master in Management of Information Technology, IMMIT, Turun kauppakorkeakoulu, partnerInternational Master in Management of Information Technology, IMMIT – International Masters in Economy, State and Society, IMESS, Helsingin yliopisto, partnerInternational Masters in Economy, State and Society, IMESS – ASC - Master of Science: Advanced Spectroscopy in Chemistry, Helsingin yliopisto, partnerASC - Master of Science: Advanced Spectroscopy in Chemistry – CIMET - Color Informatics and Media Technology, Joensuun yliopisto, partnerCIMET - Color Informatics and Media Technology –MAIPR: Master of Arts in International Performance Research, Tampereen yliopisto, partner – EMMEP - Erasmus Mundus Minerals and Environmental Programme, Teknillinen korkeakoulu, partnerEMMEP - Erasmus Mundus Minerals and Environmental Programme Scholarships for non-EU students: China, India, Brazil, Russia, Mexico, Ethiopia, Pakistan, Bangladesh
ERASMUS MUNDUS 2004-2008 €230 MIL Action 3 Partnerships - totally 30, 3 in Finland –International Network for Higher education Studies, Tampereen yliopisto University of New England (Australia), Obirin University (Japan).International Network for Higher education Studies – MSc EF - Global Partnership for Master of Science in European Forestry, Joensuun yliopisto. Universidade Federal do Paraná (Brazil), University of KwaZulu-Natal (South Africa), Northwest A&F University (Northwest Sci-Tech University of Agriculture and Forestry (China).MSc EF - Global Partnership for Master of Science in European Forestry – SpaceMaster - Joint European Master in Space Science and Technology, TKK. Shanghai Jiao Tong University (China), Stanford University (USA), University of Tokyo (Japan), University of Toronto, University of Utah (USA).SpaceMaster - Joint European Master in Space Science and Technology Action 4 Enhancing Attractiveness 3. country HEIs as partners - totally 34, 13 projects in Finland !
Erasmus Mundus II Programme Objectives 1. to foster cooperation between higher education institutions and academic staff in Europe and third countries with a view to creating poles of excellence and providing highly trained human resources; 2. to contribute to the mutual enrichment of societies by developing a pool of well-qualified, open-minded and internationally experienced young women/men through promoting mobility for the most talented students and academics from third countries to obtain qualifications and/or experience in the European Union and for the most talented European students and academics towards third countries; 3. to contribute towards the development of human resources and the international cooperation capacity of higher education institutions in third countries through increased mobility streams between the European Union and third countries; 4. to improve accessibility and enhance the profile and visibility of European higher education in the world as well as its attractiveness for third-country nationals.
Erasmus Mundus II Programme Design - Actions Action 1:Erasmus Mundus joint masters and doctoral programmes of outstanding academic quality, including a scholarship scheme -> objectives 1 and 2 Action 2:External cooperation window: partnerships between European and third-country HEIs in specific regions as a basis for structural co-operation, exchange and mobility at all levels of higher education -> objective 2 and 3 Action 3:measures enhancing the attractiveness of Europe as an educational destination -> objective 4 Action 1 and 3 €493 MIL, Action 2 €460 MIL
Programme Design – Action 1 Integrated masters courses also including 3. country HEIs as degree awarding – new! Joint degrees will be prioritized Interships encouraged Masters Courses: annual flat rate of 30,000 Integrated doctoral programmes – NEW! Inter-disciplinarity and innovation, participation of industry, research centres etc in consortia Use of employment contract for grantees encouraged Possibility of a preparatory year Doctoral Programmes: annual flat rate of 60,000
Scholarships – Action 1 – Novelties Full-study scholarships for third-country students (master + doctorate-NEW!) Students having received an EM scholarship at masters level are also eligible Third-country masters students: 21,000/y, doctoral students: 23,000/y (stipend) or 40,000/y (employment contract) Full-study scholarships for European students (master + doctorate) – NEW! Mobility to third country obligatory if third countries are included in consortia European masters students: 15,000/y, European doctoral students: 30,000/y (employment contract) Short-term scholarships for third-country and European scholars Third-country and European scholars for masters courses: 14,500/3 months
Programme Design – Action 2 External cooperation window: support for large consortia between HEIs in Europe and specific third countries Full-study or partial scholarships for third-country and European nationals. Bachelor, master, doctorate and post- doctorate and for HE staff (training and/or research) Varying lengths of scholarships (up to 3 years) Use of Erasmus mobility features and instruments Definition of national & regional priorities Support for socio-economically disadvantaged groups and populations in a vulnerable situation
Programme Design – Action 3 - Novelties Ex “Action 4”, up to 75% funding Grants to NS for information and dissemination activities
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