Erasmus+ Study placements

​Global Opportunities can confirm that funding is available for Cardiff Met students to undertake a study placement within Europe until May 2023.

What is Erasmus+?

The Erasmus+ programme is a European funding programme established in 1987 offering students a possibility of studying abroad in another country for a period of at least three months (one semester)up to 12 months (one academic year).  Eligible students would receive an Erasmus+ grant which is calculated based on country and duration.


Where can I study?

An Inter-Institutional Agreement must be in place before a study placement can take place.  Cardiff Met has a large number of agreements in place across all five schools.  More information can be found by clicking into each country. 

Germany IrelandItalyLithuaniaMalta




Student grants for study placements are a flat rate grant calculated at a monthly rate. Grants are a

contribution towards the costs of the planned Erasmus+ mobility period. Eligible students will be

awarded the grant as indicated in the following table.


​Country​Monthly grant ​Monthly grant (disadvantaged background)

​Group 1 countries (high cost of living)

Denmark, Iceland, Ireland, Finland, Sweden, United Kingdom, Liechtenstein, Luxembourg, Norway



​Group 2 countries (medium cost of living)

Austria, Belgium, Germany, France, Italy, Greece, Spain, Cyprus, Netherlands, Malta, Portugal



​Group 3 Countries (low cost of living)

Bulgaria, Croatia, Czech Republic, Estonia, Latvia, Lithuania, Hungary, Poland, Romania, Serbia, Slovakia, Slovenia, Republic of North Macedonia, Turkey





Please contact for more information on what work opportunities are available and for information on funding including which countries/territories are listed within each group.

You can submit an expression of interest via the online application system.  More information can be found by accessing the following link: - Application





Erasmus Charter for Higher Education 2014-2020​

Cardiff Met Erasmus+ Programme Guide / Policy Statement