Erasmus Mundus Joint Master Degrees
An Erasmus Mundus Joint Master Degree (EMJMD) is a high-level integrated international study programme of 60, 90 or 120 ECTS credits, delivered by an international consortium of higher education institutions (HEI) and - where relevant - other educational and/or non-educational partners with specific expertise and interest in the study areas/professional domains covered by the joint programme.
Its aim is to:
- foster QUALITY improvements, INNOVATION, EXCELLENCE and INTERNATIONALISATION in HEIs;
- increase QUALITY and ATTRACTIVENESS of the European Higher Education Area (EHEA) – supporting EU EXTERNAL POLICY in the higher education field, by offering full degree scholarships to the best Master students worldwide;
- improve the level of COMPETENCES and SKILLS of Master graduates, in particular their relevance for the LABOUR MARKET, through an increased involvement of employers.
EMJMD (2 page information sheet 2019)