Vytautas Magnus University welcomes teaching staff from EU/EEA and Non-EU/EEA countries for Erasmus+ teaching mobility.
Erasmus+ programme provides a great opportunity for the academic staff to benefit from international cooperation opportunities, encourages development and dissemination of both existing and new study programmes as well as organisation of intensive study programmes and thematic networks.
Vytautas Magnus University invites faculty members of its partner universities for Erasmus+ teaching visits at VMU!
EU/EEA countries which participates in Erasmus+ programme:
EU countries: Austria, Belgium, Bulgaria, Croatia, Cyprus, Czech Republic, Denmark, Estonia, Finland, France, Germany, Greece, Hungary, Italy, Ireland, Latvia, Luxembourg, Malta, Netherlands, Poland, Portugal, Romania, Slovakia, Slovenia, Spain, Sweden.
EEA countries: Iceland, Lichtenstein, Republic of North Macedonia, Norway, Serbia, Turkey.
Other countries: Switzerland, United Kingdom.
Non-EU/EEA countries: Western Balkans, Eastern Partnership countries, Russian Federation, Southern Mediterranean countries, Asian countries, Central Asian countries, Latin American countries, African, Caribbean, Pacific and other countries.
Selection for Incoming Erasmus+ Teaching visits at Vytautas Magnus University (VMU) is implemented by home university. Teachers should contact their home university's International office and ask about the availability of grants and selection procedure. If it required to submit Invitation letter to the selection committee the teacher should contact VMU International Cooperation Department via email: firstname.lastname@example.org.
When the selection is made, partner university should send the Nomination letter to VMU: email@example.com.
The teaching activity should last 5 days, 2 additional days are foreseen for the trip. Teacher should have not less than 8 teaching hours per week.
Nominated teacher should:
For the 7 days visit teacher will receive travel grant to cover the trip expenses and individual support to cover the living expenses. Both sums will be paid as a "lump sum" before the start of the mobility period.
1. Individual support
|Partner Countries||140,00 Eur|
2. Travel costs
Travel distance* is calculated between the participant's place of origin and venue of activity using the distance calculator available at the website of the European Commission.
Funding of travel costs
|Travel distance||Amount allocated|
|From 100 to 499 km:||180,00 Eur|
|From 500 to 1999 km:||275,00 Eur|
|From 2000 to 2999 km:||360,00 Eur|
|From 3000 to 3999 km:||530,00 Eur|
|From 4000 to 7999 km:||820,00 Eur|
|8000 km or more:||1.500,00 Eur|
Please note. "Travel distance" refers to a distance between the place of origin to the venue of the activity (Kaunas or Vilnius), while the "Amount allocated" includes the amount for the trip to the venue of activity and return.