The European Education Area in the world
The EU will strengthen its international cooperation with countries and regions around the world and continue to promote Europe as a partner for education.
What is the EU doing to promote European education globally?
Study in Europe
Experience Europe's world-class education system and its expansive offering of bachelor's, master's and (post-)doctoral study programmes.
European higher education in the world
The Erasmus+ programme provides strong support for mobility and cooperation between universities in the EU and beyond.
Making the EU attractive for foreign students
European universities need to become more competitive to attract the best talent from around the world.
Policy dialogue with countries and regions
Through policy dialogue, the EU exchanges best practices and deepens cooperation with partner countries and regions.
Learn more about the work of European Education Area Strategic Framework Working Groups on the external promotion of the EEA and collaboration with external partners.
EEA in the world - updates
EEA in the world – resources
The Commission’s Directorate-General for International Partnerships (DG INTPA) actively contributes to global initiatives promoting policy dialogue.
Discover a range of policy documents, informative reports, studies, infographics and factsheets on the EEA in the world.
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Erasmus Mundus Association
The Erasmus Mundus Association provides a networking forum for communication and collaboration between current and former Erasmus Mundus students. Discover the Erasmus Mundus Association
EU DEAR programme
The EU Development Education and Awareness Raising Programme (DEAR) promotes active citizenship and critical understanding of sustainable development issues. Join the DEAR community
EU funding opportunities
Organisations from countries outside the EU can take part in selected actions of Erasmus+, the EU's programme to support education, training, youth and sport.
European Youth Portal
The Portal offers young people from around the world information on EU policies, funding and projects. Visit the European Youth Portal website
European Solidarity Corps
The European Solidarity Corps offers opportunities to young people to volunteer or work in projects in their own country or abroad that benefit communities and people around Europe. Visit the European Solidarity Corps website
Employment and volunteering
See practical information and opportunities concerning employment, including volunteering and traineeships.Explore employment resources