Erasmus+ ICM Incoming (Extra EU)

The Erasmus+ International Credit Mobility Programme – for study offers the possibility to spend a period of studies at the University of Messina for students from Universities of partner Countries. The candidate student must be enrolled in a partner University that signed an Inter Institutional Agreement, within the framework of Erasmus + Programme, with the University of Messina.

Mobility students will be awarded a scholarship, will attend courses and will use all the facilities of the University of Messina on an equal basis as the enrolled students. A tax waiver policy will be adopted (except the fees due by all enrolled students – urban mobility, labs etc).

For master students: master courses available at the University of Messina
For Ph.D. students: departments active at the University of Messina

Financing

The Erasmus+ for study scholarships are contributions to support living costs in the hosting country. Scholarships awarded will cover the following costs:

• A fixed contribution by the European Union. The scholarship for Italy (Group 1 Country) is of €850 per month.
• A supplementary sum will cover the travel costs according to the European distance calculator http://ec.europa.eu/programmes/erasmus-plus/tools/distance_en.htm

Conditions and procedures

General conditions for admittance

The student must be preselected and nominated by the home University.

Application procedure before arrival:
Application form
Learning Agreement / Research Proposal
• Copy of the Passport
• Knowledge of Italian (B1- Certificate if available)
• Transcript of Records
• Short CV
• Passport photo (jpeg file)
• Motivation letter or short version of the research proposal in case of PhD students (signed by the PhD student and the academic tutor)

Application Form and Learning Agreement must be filled in, signed, and submitted, along with the other requested documents, on a single PDF file

The documents must be sent to the home Institution (International Relations Office). The home Institution will be responsible of selection procedures on the basis of transparent and fair criteria. (Check open calls for applications on your University website)

The home Institution will submit a list of selected candidates to the host institution.