Erasmus Mundus Action 2

The Erasmus Mundus Action 2 programme is an EU-funded programme that was launched in 2006 under the name “External Cooperation Window". The programme promotes cooperation, development and mobility between higher education institutions in Europe and a great variety of non-European countries and regions around the world. Scholarships are provided for the mobility levels:

1. Undergraduate (Exchange) - 1 000 EUR per month
2. Master (Degree/Exchange) - 1 000 EUR per month
3. PhD (Degree/Exchange) - 1 500 EUR per month
4. Post Doc - 1 800 EUR per month
5. Academic staff - 2 500 EUR per month

Current EM Action 2 projects

Lund University is participating in several ongoing projects and seven new projects starting this year. For more information about each project, the application procedure, study offers and opportunities, please visit the respective project website:

Open for applications for second and third cohort

New EM Action 2 projects from 2013:

As a student, researcher or academic staff from any of these countries, you may be eligible to apply for a scholarship to come to Lund University.

* Projects marked with this symbol also allow outgoing mobility from Lund University. As an EU-citizen enrolled at/employed by Lund University you may apply to these projects.


Miguel Cornejo-Herrera
Coordinator EM Action 2
Tel: +46 (0)46 222 93 83

Claire Chadet
Mobility Coordinator EM Action 2

Baiba Thomaeus
Mobility Coordinator EM Action 2


Aidan Jones, South Africa, came to Lund University on an EM Action 2 Scholarship
This experience is second to none and I would highly recommend it to anyone considering studying abroad! I am truly grateful for this amazing scholarship and my two years here will stay with me forever."
Read Aidan's full story "My European experience" (Pdf 1.78 MB)

Frederico Montezuma, from Brazil, came to Lund University on an Erasmus Mundus Action 2 scholarship

"I would definitely like to repeat this experience and I strongly recommend all of those who might have the chance of participating in such a programme not to waste it. If you are selected, you’ll have a unique experience, which no other context can give you."