• International Office

Staff Mobility

Before Application

WHAT IS ERASMUS+?

The Erasmus+ program is the most successful exchange program in Europe. Students and professionals can receive financial support during their stays abroad.

WHO CAN PARTICIPATE IN ERASMUS+ MOBILITY?

The program can be taken advantage of by professors as well as administrative staff. Both freelance workers and the permanently employed are welcome.

WHERE CAN I GO?

Employees can attend their stays abroad at one of our partner institutions, other Erasmus+ institutions or regular european institutions. Which partner we currently have, can be provided by the International Office.

HOW LONG SHOULD MY STAY BE?

Normally BiTS staff members can receive support for two to five days.

HOW MUCH DOES THE SUPPORT AMOUNT TO?

Erasmus does not offer full financial coverage. Under regular circumstances, an amount of 500 Euro can be granted.

WHAT CAN MY STAY ABROAD LOOK LIKE?

Teaching

  • at an Erasmus Institution in Europe
  • e.g. lectures, workshops, participation in International Days
  • min. two days away and eight hours of teaching per week

Advanced training

  • at an institution (e.g. language school, institution for continued education) or Erasmus school in Europe
  • e.g. sitting in on lectures, networking, participation in workshops or seminars
  • min. two days

Application Process

HOW DO I APPLY FOR ERASMUS+ MOBILITY?

The following documents (please see downloads) must be handed in until September 1st 2016:

  • application form
  • approval from your superior
  • employees with a holding contract: confirmation of your occupation at BiTS (can be requested from HR)
WHAT ARE THE CRITERIA FOR SELECTION?
  • motivation of the employee
  • practicability and purpose
  • advantage for the university
WHEN IS THE APPLICATION DEADLINE?

For the academic year of 2016/17 you may apply until September 1st 2016.