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Erasmus+ Teaching Stays in Non-European Countries

You can find important answers to questions about university operations and the pandemic on the Coronavirus FAQ website.


In addition to the mobility of students and administrative staff, the Erasmus+ program with partner countries of the European Commission also offers instructors at Freie Universität Berlin the opportunity to spend time abroad at selected partner universities.

Erasmus+ for Academic Staff


1. What are the requirements for participating in a teaching mobility stay outside Europe?

2. Being an academic staff member, can I also take advantage of a training stay?

3. Which Erasmus+ worldwide partnerships are currently in place (however, funding may not be available at all partners)?

4. Which places can I currently apply for and how do I apply for funding?


5. How much is the Erasmus+ funding for my host country?

6. Is there special funding for employees with disabilities?

7. What are the priorities used to select grant recipients?


8. How can I prepare myself interculturally for a stay abroad?

9. Which language courses can I take in preparation?

During your stay

9. How am I insured? What additional insurance should I take out?

10. What obligations do I have as a grant recipient?


If you have further questions or if you are already specifically interested in a stay outside of Europe, you are welcome to contact us by phone or email.

Ms. Stefanie Ritter
International Affairs
IVB – Academic Relations
Kaiserswerther Str. 16-18
14195 Berlin

Tel.: +49 (0)30 838-73441
Email: stefanie.ritter@fu-berlin.de

This project has been funded with support from the European Commission. This publication reflects the views of the author only, and the Commission cannot be held responsible for any use which may be made of the information contained therein.