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ERASMUS+ Programs

Erasmus+ is the European Union's programme to enhance education, training, youth, and sport throughout Europe. Its budget is expected to be €26.2 billion. When compared to its previous programme, this is approximately double the investment (2014-2020).

The 2021-2027 programme prioritises social inclusion, green and digital transformations, and encouraging young people to participate in democratic life.

It supports the European Education Area's aims and actions, as well as the Digital Education Action Plan and the European Skills Agenda. In addition, the programme

The Programme promotes activities, collaboration, and instruments that are congruent with the goals of the European Strategy and its flagship projects, such as Youth on the Move and the Agenda for New Skills and Jobs. Through the Open Methods of coordination, the Programme also helps to realise the goals of the Education and Training Strategic Framework for European Cooperation in Education and Training and the European Youth Strategy.

Individuals, institutions, organisations, and society as a whole will gain from this investment in knowledge, skills, and competencies by contributing to growth and guaranteeing fairness, prosperity, and social inclusion in Europe and beyond. At the University of Duhok we have been activity involved in various ERASMUS+ programs and projects with European universities partners. 


The Erasmus+ programme of the European Union is co-funding the OPATEL project. The project entails establishing and developing a centre to train staff and students in universities in Iran and Iraq using an online platform for teaching and learning to serve as a hub for using best practises in ICT in education, as well as increasing academic competencies by enhancing students' learning processes.    ➤ EXPLORE MORE



MediTec is a project from the Erasmus+ funding line of strategic partnerships. The goal of MediTec is to develop and establish a framework for the multilingual use of (self-) learning modules in order to make knowledge about latest developments in medical engineering and technologies accessible to students or medical professionals with different requirements and prerequisites.   ➤ EXPLORE MORE

Key Action 1 (KA1), the most heavily supported Action in the Erasmus+ 2021–2027 programme, offers thousands of people each year a one-of-a-kind chance for global mobility. The University of Duhok actively participates in this mobility programme and collaborates with other universities in Europe. This action is supporting the University's Internationalization endeavor. ➤ EXPLORE MORE