Erasmus and other Exchange Programmes

Erasmus+ for study & SEMP

Erasmus Mundus - Action 2

Erasmus Student Mobility for Placements

Internships and Job Placement

European Credit Transfer and Accumulation System - ECTS

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Welcome Days

  Parliamo Inglese/Let's speak English - Deadline: October 10, 2017

The Guidance Counseling Office and the International Relations Office have launched a call for 15 English language assistants within the framework of the project “Parliamo Inglese. Let’s speak English”, financed through the Attivamente project of the Cariparo Foundation. The successful candidates shall cooperate as remunerated language assistants at Schools located in Padova and Rovigo.

Incoming Erasmus+ and SEMP students during the a.y. 2017/2018 can participate. Applicants are required to fill in the online application form and submit their CV; the assessment will consist of an interview that shall take place on October 16, 2017, aimed at testing the language competence, the features required and candidates’ motivations. Preference will be given to candidates holding language certificates (level C1 or higher – certificates are requested only to non-mother tongue candidates) and with advanced communication and interaction skills.

The call closes on October 10, 2017.

For detailed information applicants must refer to the Official Call.

To participate in the call, applicants shall fill in the online form.

For further information:
Servizio Orientamento - 049 8273553

  Being mobile matters - deadline postponed: Septembre 15, 2017

The International Relations Office has launched the first Short Film Contest edition “Being mobile matters” with the aim to promote the International Mobility. University of Padova Incoming and Outgoing students during the a.y. 2016/2017 can participate. Applicants are required to shoot and submit original short movies in English language describing their mobility experience. The contest purpose is to boost the internationalization process spurring the viewers to participate in similar Mobility Programme. The contest closes in September 15, 2017.

To participate in the contest, applicants shall fill in the online form.
For detailed information applicants must refers to the Official Call.

For further information:

Chiara Crozzoletti - 049 8273059


  Be a Doc

A joint initiative between the Coimbra Group (CG), of which the University of Padova is a member, and the Coimbra Group of Brazilian Universities (CGBU), aimed at supporting the mobility of PhD students/researchers/professors among institutions of both networks. All opportunities available are described on the dedicated platform.

The programme is run by the University of Coimbra and the call for applications is open from 10th July 2017 to 30th September 2017.

  Bilateral Agreements

Internationalisation has always been an important priority for the University of Padova. With nearly 250 bilateral agreements, the University has established long-standing relationships with Higher Education Institutions all over the world, not only in Europe but also in Africa, North and South America, Asia and the Middle East, aimed at encouraging international exchanges of teaching and administrative staff as well as students at all degree levels. These bilateral agreements reflect various forms of cooperation, which also include activities such as joint publications and exchange of information, to improve academic cooperation.

Further information: Valentina Loddo
International Relations Office (Servizio Relazioni Internazionali)
via Roma 38 - 35122 Padova
Tel. +39 049 827 3057
Fax +39 049 827 3917

  Coimbra Group – Student Exchange Network (SEN)

The University of Padova is member of the Coimbra Group Network, an association of long-established European multidisciplinary universities of high international standard.

A large number of the member universities participate in the Coimbra Group Student Exchange Network (SEN) which aims to promote and enhance an inner network exchange at all levels and academic disciplines.

Students moving within the framework of the Coimbra Group Student Exchange Network will not be charged tuition fees and may receive grants depending on their home university.
The students will receive recognition for course work successfully completed during their stay at the host university. In addition, all students will have access to support services at the host university.

Who can participate?
Students enrolled at the Coimbra Group Universities (participating in SEN) at all levels and academic disciplines who meet the general academic criteria and language requirements specified by the Coimbra Group SEN member universities.

For specific requirements and application procedures please check

Incoming SEN students
Chiara Bagatella - International Relations Office
Via VIII Febbraio 2
35122 Padova – Italy

  The Fulbright Program

The US - Italy Fulbright Commission assists prospective, future and present grantees by providing an information service for study and research opportunities in the United States and Italy.

Fulbright grants to Italy are awarded for teaching, to carry out a study or research project, to serve as expert consultants on curriculum, faculty development, institutional planning and related subjects at Italian universities. Grants are also awarded to assist English language teachers in Italian high schools.
Applicants should have sufficient proficiency in written and spoken Italian to carry out their project.

For any further information:

  Italian Ministry of Foreign Affairs

The Italian Ministry of Foreign Affairs advertises information about study and job opportunities abroad for Italians, and it offers opportunities for study and work available in Italy for foreign citizens and Italians living abroad.

Work and Study Opportunities for Italians (in Italian )

Work and Study Opportunities for Foreigners

  MCI - Mobility CONFAP Italy

The MCI – Mobility CONFAP Italy programme aims to support collaboration between CONFAP (National Council of Research Support Foundations) and the Italian Network (of which the University of Padova is a member) throughout mobility at Master (only for research periods), PhD and Post-Doc level in a variety of fields including humanities, social sciences, natural sciences and engineering.

Candidates must be residents in Brazil.

For further information about academic opportunities available at the University of Padova, please visit MCI platform:

The first call will close on August 08th, 2017 and is available at the following link: