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THE ERASMUS UNIVERSITY CHARTER
the academic year 2003/2004 the EUC replaces the previous system
of Institutional Contracts (IC). The reasons for this change are:
the advantages of the Erasmus University Charter?
submit an on-line application and send two signed paper
copies of the application (with original signature) to the
European Commission. The on-line application will be available in English,
German and French. Applications may be written in any of the
20 official EU languages.
Awarding of an Erasmus University Charter
institutions will receive an Erasmus
signed by the European
Commission. Apart from giving the university the right to
participate in Erasmus, the Charter outlines the fundamental
principles of Erasmus and the minimum terms and conditions
that the participating universities must respect in carrying out
list of approved institutions along with their European Policy
Statements is published as a measure to improve transparency, and encourage an exchange of
good practice and mutual understanding.
Validity period of the Erasmus University Charter
most cases the Charter will be valid for the lifetime of Socrates
II, that is until the end of the academic year 2006/2007.
note that the Charter may be withdrawn in the case of
non-compliance or violation.