Starting out with Erasmus+
This guide gives you an overview of how Erasmus+ works. It explains the opportunities in Erasmus+ and shows you how to get started. It covers Erasmus+ in the fields of adult education, school education, vocational education and training, and youthwork.
Erasmus+ Eligibility Quick Guide
Without eligible legal status your organisation cannot take part in the Erasmus+ Programme. This sheet defines who or what can take part in the programme and provides some pointers about how to prove the legal status of your organisation.
Mobility Tool video: How to Access the Mobility Tool
This video shows you how to log on to the Mobility Tool, and avoid some common trouble spots!
Erasmus+ KA2 Project Outline Form 2018 for VET, Adult Education & School Education KA201
Submit this form at least two weeks before the 21 March 2018 deadline
Erasmus+ KA109 VET Charter 2018 Annexes
Zip file with Erasmus+ KA109 VET Charter 2018 annexes. Please see link below for the online application form. Note that the terms of the Call allow for Charters to remain valid beyond the lifecycle of Erasmus+, which ends in 2020.
Erasmus+ in Ireland, Mid-Term Evaluation
This national mid-term evaluation of Erasmus+ informs a wider evaluation being undertaken by the European Commission as required under Articles 21.2 and 21.3 of the Erasmus+ regulation. The Irish evaluation was commissioned by the Department of Education and Skills, as the National Authority for Erasmus+, and was carried out by O’BRIEN/Governance Design.
Policy, Report, Share, Leargas, External
Action Plan for Education, 2016-2019
Department of Education and Skills Strategy Statement, published September 2016
Erasmus+ KA109 VET Mobility Charter Application Form
This is an ONLINE application and you will need an EU Login account to access it. If you do not have an EU Login account, follow the on-screen instructions to set one up.
CVET in Europe – The Way Ahead
A summary of recent Cedefop research on continuing vocational education and training (CVET). It analyses how CVET contributes to reaching EU economic and social policy objectives with respect to social inclusion, employment, innovation, productivity, competitiveness and growth. It outlines the major achievements in CVET practices and policies over recent years, and highlights gaps and challenges for future CVET policies.
Erasmus+ Archived Programme Guides 2014-2016
These guides are for reference only. Use the current Erasmus+ Programme Guide for information on the 2017 Calls for Applications.
Erasmus+ KA2 Project Activity Timeline (Gantt chart)
This form must be attached to your Erasmus+ KA2 application before submitting.
Erasmus+ Mandate Form, KA1, KA2, KA3
Please complete the red sections of this form and attach to your Erasmus+ application before submitting.
Europe 2020, in a nutshell
A link to the European Commission's website on Europe 2020, the European Union’s ten-year jobs and growth strategy.
Policy Contexts (European and Irish) for Erasmus+ in Ireland
A presentation given by Séamus McLoughlin (Principal Officer in the International Section of the Dept of Education and Skills) at the Léargas Forum in December 2014
Policy, Prepare, Leargas
Erasmus+ Distance Calculator
Use this distance calculator to work out grant support for travel costs in the Erasmus+ Programme. Based on the distance (in km), select the corresponding distance band in application and report forms.
Erasmus+ eForm Technical Guidelines
Technical guidelines from the European Commission for completing application e-Forms