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What is “Erasmus+ Student Traineeship”?
Erasmus+ Student Traineeship programme for students included into the Erasmus+ Program 2021-2027. Student mobility for traineeship enables students at higher education institutions to spend a placement (traineeship/internship) period between minimum 2 maximum 3 months in an enterprise or organization in another participating country.
A traineeship is a period of time which a student independently secures an opportunity to work in an enterprise or organization in another participating country, with the aim to help rove work experience. The traineeship period assists the students in their future professional lives.
Amount of monthly grants that shall be allocated for students are determined by the Turkish National Agency. Students cannot participate to Erasmus Traineeship Program after their graduation.
Prospective applicants should check the relevant Embassy’s web pages for the duration of student/internship visa procedure as early as possible and apply for visa as soon as they receive an official acceptance letter. Following all visa procedures will be the applicants’ responsibility. Please find the details of grant amounts below.

Who can benefit?

Students in their second or third year.

Graduate students need to  submit an approval letter jointly signed by their thesis advisors and Graduate School Director for their participation to the program.

Placement Duration

Minimum 2 Maximum 3 months (62 to 90 days)

How to Apply?

Students will apply to their departments in early to mid Spring semester with their acceptance letters sent by the host enterprise in Europe.*

* Students cannot be placed in European Union Institutions or establishments which pursue EU programs or embassies in the host country.

"10 points will be decreased from the overall score of the students who are already selected for an Erasmus+ Mobility program in the same study cycle."

Applications online through both of these following application portals; https://erasmusbasvuru.ua.gov.tr/ . It is obligatory for all applicants, to submit their applications to of the application portal this year.

Applications that are not submitted to https://erasmusbasvuru.ua.gov.tr/ are not eligible and will not be evaluated.

Selection Criteria and Percentage Breakdown for Selection

CGPA: 2.50 / 4.00 (undergraduate level students)
CGPA: %50  
Language Skills: %50

Monthly Grant Distribution per Host Countries

Countries by Living Costs

Host Countries

Student Placement Grant (per month)

1. Group

Austria, Belgium, Czechia, Denmark, Estonia,  Finland, France, Germany, Greece, Greek Cypriot Administration of Southern Cyprus, Iceland, Ireland, Italy, Latvia, Liechtenstein, Luxemburg, Malta, Netherlands, Norway, UK, Portugal, Slovakia, Slovenia, Spain, Sweeden


2. Group

Bulgaria, Croatia, Hungary, Lithuania,  Macedonia, Poland, Romania, Serbia, Türkiye