ERASMUS – WORK PLACEMENTS

DESCRIPTION AND GOALS

Work placeemnt in a company or institution in Europe, between 2 and 12 months

A way to obtain work experience and working skills in a European context

Possible to obtain credits counting towards the degre in the bachelor in Technical Architecture (6, 12 or 18 ECTS, according to the placement and academic situation) ; alternatively, a referece to Erasmus Work Placement will be included in the student’s transcript, or (for graduates) an independent certificate can be issued.

REQUIREMENTS

For students:

– 50% credits of the degree completed  (not applicable for master’s)

– Enrolled as a regular student during the mobility

For graduates (replaces the former Leonardo program) 

– applicant must find host company and sign training agreement before requesting the diploma

– work placement must take plae within a year after graduation

GRANT

Variable depending on the host country: in2014-15 between 300€- 500€ per month,  maximum 3 months independetly of the real duration of the placement

Eventual financial support from the host company (allowance, housing, meal vouchers, transportation, etc.)

APPLICATION

Open call for application until all funds are , through the online AIRE platform (UPV student intranet > section ” Relaciones Internacionales y Cooperación”)

Possible to choose from available placement offers (few cases) or to find host company/institution and to establish the training agreement (most of the cases).