Short Term Mobility Funding

​​​​Short Term Mobility Funding (STM Funding) is a University initiative led by the International and Partnerships Office to support Cardiff Met students to participate in an international mobility.

STM refers to mobilities less than one academic semester such as summer schools, field visits that are embedded within the curricula, internships, and so on. 

What does STM Funding offer?

Successful applications will receive up to 80% contribution towards travel, accommodation and subsistence costs for a short term mobility activity, up to a maximum of £1000 per individual.

How to apply?

Programme directors/academic leads will complete an STM application form on behalf of groups of students to participate in an overseas activity. The School will implement an internal selection of students. Individual student applications cannot be accepted.

Call for Applications

The call for applications is now open. The deadline is Friday 30th September 2016. 

Download the following application documents to apply:

Application form 

Eligiblility criteria and guidelines

Application form instructions 

Completed application forms should be sent to:​ Please use the same email address if you have any queries, or call extension 6027. 


Read about where Cardiff Met students have been with STM by visiting our testimonials page​.

Read our Erasmus and Outward Mobility student blogs here

Press releases


If you r​equire further information on this initiative or require advice/guidance on initiating links for STM opportunities, please contact the Outward Mobility Team:​.


​Feedback surveys

​If you have been awarded STM Funding, please remember that staff and students must fill out Feedback Surveys once the STM activity has been completed. The links to these surveys can be found below: