The Erasmus programme works for increased international mobility among students and teachers, increased openness and for academic studies and qualifications to be credited throughout the EU. The programme gives teachers, administrative staff and students the opportunity for exchange and internships in Europe with a scholarship.
Erasmus+ is the EU's programme to support education, training, youth and sport in Europe. Erasmus+ offers the opportunity for higher education institutions to send and receive students and staff to and from other participating countries to study, participate in a traineeship, teach or train.
The Finnish National Board of Education is hosting the national agency for the European Union´s education and youth programmes.
Arcada holds an Erasmus Charter for Higher Education (ECHE) and participates in the Erasmus+ programme.