Erasmus Mundus has completed its selection of consortia, partnerships and projects under the three Actions of the Programme within the two calls 29/09 and 22/10. The Call 29/09 was issued on 3 December 2009, with a deadline for proposals of 30 April 2010 and the call 22/10 was issued on 22 July 2010, with a deadline for proposals of 15 October 2010.
Students and academics interested in scholarships should visit the website of the Masters course, joint Doctorate or partnership in which they are interested.
With these 29 newly-selected Masters Courses, a total of 123 EMMCs will be offering scholarships starting in the academic year 2011-2012 to students and scholars from inside and outside Europe to study or teach within the Masters Course. 14 of these newly-selected Masters courses are renewals of existing Masters courses.
The annual selection of EMJDs has resulted in 11 new Joint Doctorates to add to the 13 selected in 2009. These 24 doctoral-level training and research programmes, which last three to four years, will all be offering fellowships starting in the academic year 2011-2012.
Action 2 Strand 1 has selected 36 partnerships for mobility between the EU and countries covered by a number of the EU's financial instruments: ENPI, DCI, EDF and IPA – 30 of them under the call 29/09 and in addition 6 partnerships under call 22/10. Strand 1 continues the objectives of the former Erasmus Mundus External Cooperation Window.
Action 2 Strand 2 has selected 5 partnerships for mobility between the EU and countries covered by the Industrialised Countries Instrument.
Action 3 has selected 8 projects in its open Call for Proposals for projects to promote the attractiveness of European higher education. higher education cooperation with particular regions, the improvement of services for international students and doctoral candidates, quality assurance, the link between higher education and research, and on ways of promoting European study opportunities for doctoral candidates. Action 3 has also selected 3 projects in a restricted Call for Proposals aimed at Erasmus Mundus National Structures.