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Erasmus Mundus Masters Courses and Scholarships

What is Erasmus Mundus?

Erasmus Mundus is a European Union cooperation and mobility programme in the field of higher education. It aims to promote the European Union worldwide as a centre of excellence for learning and education.

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What courses it is available? 

The programme supports the top standard of Master’s degree courses. A list of participating programmes can be found here.

Brief Description

A total of about 11,000 Erasmus Mundus scholarships are awarded. Graduates taking part in one of the selected Erasmus Mundus Master’s degree course programmes or academics teaching in one of the programmes can apply. Erasmus Mundus is intended both for nationals of non-EU countries doing a European Master’s course and for EU citizens, who will spend up to 3 months studying at a partner university in a third country.

Scholarship Funding

The funding is provided for the whole term of the Master’s course. While participants from non-EU countries spend their whole study visit at one of the selected Erasmus Mundus courses, participants from EU countries will generally only be financed for a 3-month visit to an institution in a third country. A list of answers to frequently asked questions about the programme is provided on this web page. A detailed description of the whole programme is provided on this web page.

Target Group

  • Higher education students wanting to complete their degree or students working on their Master thesis.
  • Doctoral candidates who require support for their doctoral thesis and doctoral candidates for postdoctoral studies.
  • Higher education teachers and academics.
  • Academic staff.

More information is provided here.

Number of Scholarships

The entire duration of the Master’s course
3 months

Scholarship Value
For students from third countries: 21,000.00 EUR per academic year: For visiting academics: 13,000.00 EUR.
For students from the EU: 3,100.00 EUR. For visiting academics: 13,000.00 EUR.

Application Requirements

A list of participating and approved degree programmes can be found here.

Application Deadline

A list of participating and approved degree programmes can be found here.

 List of all Erasmus Mundus Masters Courses (EMMCs)

Title of Masters Course Course Website
AFEPA – European Master in Agricultural, Food and  Environmental Policy Analysis http://www.uclouvain.be/afepa
AGRIS MUNDUS – MSc in Sustainable Development in Agriculture http://www.agrismundus.eu
ALGANT – International integrated Master course in Algebra, Geometry and Number Theory http://www.ALGANT.eu
AMASE – Joint European Master Programme on Advanced Materials Science and Engineering http://www.amase-master.net/
ASTROMUNDUS – Astrophysics http://www.astromundus.eu
CEMACUBE – Common European Master’s course in Biomedical Engineering www.biomedicaltechnology.eu
CHOREOMUNDUS – International Master in Dance Knowledge, Practice and Heritage http://www.choreomundus.org/
CLE – Master/Laurea Specialistica en Cultures Littéraires Européennes http://www.cle.unibo.it/
COSSE – Computer Simulation For Science and engineering http://www.kth.se/COSSE
DESEM – Erasmus Mundus MSc in Dependable Software Systems http://www.cs.nuim.ie/courses/desem/
ECOHYD – Erasmus Mundus Master of Science in Ecohydrology http://www.ecohyd.org
EM SIE – Erasmus Mundus Masters in Special and Inclusive Education http://www.roehampton.ac.uk
EM3E – Erasmus Mundus Master in Membrane Engineering http://em3e.eu/
EMBC – Erasmus Mundus Master of Science in Marine Biodiversity and Conservation http://embc.marbef.org
EMCL – European Master’s Program in Computational Logic http://www.emcl-study.eu/
EMDC – European Master in Distributed Computing www.kth.se/emdc
EMDiReB – European Master in Diagnosis and Repair of Buildings http://www.emdireb.eu/
EMECC NURSING – Emergency and Critical Care Nursing http://masternursing.uniovi.es/
EMECS – European Master Embedded Computing Systems http://mundus.eit.uni-kl.de
EMFOL – Food of Life http://www.emfoodoflife.eu/
EMGS – Global Studies – A European Perspective http://www.uni-leipzig.de/gesi/emgs
EMIN – Erasmus Mundus Joint Master in Economics and Management of Network Industries http://www.upcomillas.es/emin/
EMLE – European Master in Law and Economics www.emle.org
EMMAPA – Erasmus Mundus Master in Adapted Physical Activity www.erasmusmundus.be
EMMEP – Erasmus Mundus Minerals and Environmental Programme http://www.emmep.org/
EMMIR – European Master in Migration and Intercultural Reations http://www.emmir.org
EMM-Nano – Erasmus Mundus Master in Nanoscience and Nanotechnology http://www.emm-nano.org
EMQAL – European Joint Master in Quality in Analytical Laboratories http://cursos.ualg.pt/emqal
EM-SANF – Erasmus Mundus Master Course Sustainable Animal Nutrition and Feeding http://www.emsanf.eu/UK/
EMSD – European Master programme in Systems Dynamics www.europeansystemdynamics.eu
EMSEP – European Masters in Sport and Exercise Psychology www.jyu.fi/emsep
EMSHIP – European Education in Advanced Ship Design www.emship.eu
EMTM – European Master in Tourism Management www.emtmmaster.net
EMTTLF – European Master’s in Transnational Trade Law Finance http://www.transnational.
EU4M – European Union Master’s Course in Mechatronic and Micro-mechatronic Systems http://www.eu4m.eu
EUMAINE – European Master of Science in Nematology http://www.eumaine.ugent.be/
EURHEO: European Masters in Engineering Rheology http://eurheo.eu
EUROAQUAE – Euro Hydroinformatics and  Water Management www.euroaquae.org
EUROCULTURE – Europe in the Wider World http://www.euroculturemaster.org
EUROMIME – Master européen en Ingénierie des Médias pour l’Education http://www.euromime.org
EUROPHILOSOPHIE – Philosophies allemande et française dans l’espace européen http://www.europhilosophie.eu/mundus/
EUROPHOTONICS – Master in Photonics Engineering, Nanophotonics and Biophotonics www.europhotonics.org
EUROPUBHEALTH – European Public Health Master http://www.europubhealth.org/
euSYSBIO  – erasmus Mundus Master’s Course in euSYSBIO Systems Biology www.kth.se/eusysbio 
EWEM – European Wind Energy Master http://www.windenergymaster.eu/
FAME – Functionalised Advanced Materials and Engineering http://www.fame-master.com
FIPDes – Food Innovation and Product Design http://www.fipdes.eu
FloodR – Flood Risk Management (FloodRisk) http://www.unesco-ihe.org/
Food ID – European Master Food Identity www.masterfoodidentity.com
FUSION-EP – European Master in Nuclear Fusion Science and Engineering Physics www.em-master-fusion.org
GEM – Master of Science course in Geo-Information Science and www.gem-msc.org
Earth Observation for Environmental Modelling and Management
GEMMA – Master’s Degree in Women’s and Gender Studies http://www.ugr.es/~gemma/
GeoTech – Master of Science in Geospatial Technologies http://mastergeotech.info/
GIM – MSc in Global Innovation Management www.globalinnovationmanagement.org/
GLITEMA – German Literature in the European Middle Ages http://glitema.up.pt
IM in NLP & HLT – International Masters in Natural Language Processing and http://mastermundusnlp-hlt.univ-fcomte.fr/
Human Language Technology index.htm
IMACS – International Master in Advanced Clay Science www.master-imacs.org
IMEC – International Master in Early Childhood Education and Care www.imec.hio.no
IMETE – International Master of Science in Environmental Technology and Engineering www.imete.ugent.be
IMFSE – International Master of Science in Fire Safety Engineering www.imfse.ugent.be 
IMHS – International Master in Horticultural Sciences www.imahs.unibo.it
IMQP – International Master in Quaternary and Prehistory Master International en Quaternaire et Préhistoire https://sites.google.com/a/unife.it/quaternary-prehistory/
IMRCEES – International Masters in Russian, Central and East European Studies http://www.gla.ac.uk/erasmusmundus/imrcees
IMRD – International Master of Science in Rural Development http://www.imrd.ugent.be 
IMSE – International Master in Service Engineering http://www.erasmusmundus-imse.eu/
IT4BI – Information Technologies for Business Intelligence http://it4bi.univ-tours.fr/
JEMES – Joint European Master Programme in Environmental Studies http://www.jemes-cisu.eu/
MA LLL – European Masters in Lifelong Learning: Policy and Management www.lifelonglearningmasters.org
MACLANDS – MAster of Cultural LANDScapes http://www.maclands.fr/
MAMASELF – Master in material science exploring European large scale facilities http://etudes.univ-rennes1.fr/mamaself
MATHMODS – Mathematical Modelling in Engineering: Theory, Numerics, Applications http://www.mathmods.eu
MBIO – Erasmus Mundus Master of Bioethics http://www.masterbioethics.org/
MEDEG – Economic Development and Growth www.uc3m.es/medeg
MEDfOR – Mediterranean Forestry and Natural Resources Management http://www.medfor.eu
MEEES – Masters in Earthquake Engineering and Engineering Seismology www.meees.org
MERIT – Master of Science in Research on Information and Communication Technologies http://www.meritmaster.org/
MESPOM – Master of Science in Environmental Sciences, Policy and Management www.mespom.eu
MIND – Erasmus Mundus Master’s programme in Industrial Ecology http://www.emmind.eu
MISOCO – Joint European Master in International Migration and Social Cohesion http://www.misoco.org
MScEF – Master of Science in European Forestry http://www.europeanforestry.net
MSPME – Masters in Strategic Project Management (European) http://www.mspme.org/
MUNDUS JOURNALISM – Erasmus Mundus Masters Journalism, Media and Globalisation http://www.MundusJournalism.com
NEURASMUS – A European Master in Neuroscience: Advanced Courses and Research Training http://www.neurasmus.u-bordeaux2.fr/
NOHA Mundus – Joint Master’s Degree Program in International Humanitarian Action http://www.nohanet.org/
NOMADS EMMC – exploring without borders-documentary filmdirecting http://www.docnomads.eu/
NORDSECMOB – Master’s programme in Security and Mobile Computing http://nordsecmob.tkk.fi/
PLANET Europe – Joint Masters Programme on European Spatial Planning, Environmental Policies and Regional Development http://www.planet-europe.eu/
REGHEALTH – European Master in Sustainable Regional Health Systems http://ErasmusMundus.tprs.vu.lt
SAHC – Advanced Masters in Structural Analysis of Monuments and Historical Constructions http://www.msc-sahc.org/
SEFOTECH nut – European MSc in food science, technology and nutrition http://www.sefotechnut.org/
SELECT – Environomical Pathways for Sustainable Energy Systems www.kth.se/select
SERP-Chem – International Master in Surface, Electro, Radiation, Photo – Chemistry http://www.serp-chem.eu/
SPACEMASTER – EMMC in Space Science and Technology www.spacemaster.eu 
STeDe – Erasmus Mundus Master in Sustainable Territorial Development http://www.em-stede.eu
STEPS – Erasmus Mundus Master Course in Sustainable Transportation and Electrical Power Systems http://emmcsteps.uniovi.es/
SUFONAMA – Sustainable Forest and Nature Management www.sufonama.net
SUSCOS – Sustainable Constructions under Natural Hazards and Catastrophic Events http://steel.fsv.cvut.cz/suscos/
SUTROFOR – Erasmus Mundus Masters Course in Sustainable Tropical Forestry http://www.sutrofor.eu/
TCCM – Euromaster on Theoretical Chemistry and Computational Modelling http://www.emtccm.org
TEMA – Territoires européens (civilisation, nation, région, ville): identité et développement http://www.mastertema.eu/
TEOS – Transcultural European Outdoor Studies www.erasmusmundus-TEOS.eu 
tropEd – European Master in International Health http://www.em-troped.u-bordeaux2.fr
VIBOT – Erasmus Mundus Masters in VIsion and roBOTics http://www.vibot.org