Erasmus+

Erasmus+ is the new EU program for education, training, youth and sport, which is to be implemented in years 2014-2020. This seven-year program aims to improve skills, employability and support modernization of education, training and youth systems.

The new Erasmus+ incorporates all existing EU programs for education, training, youth and sport, including the Lifelong Learning Programme (Erasmus, Leonardo da Vinci, Comenius, Grundtvig), Youth in Action Programme and five programs of international cooperation (Erasmus Mundus, Tempus, Alfa, Edulink and  program for cooperation with industrialized countries). The program will have a budget of 14.7 billion euro, a 40% increase compared to the previous programs, which Erasmus+ incorporates.