Erasmus+ International Teaching Mobility - Outgoing

The Erasmus+ International Teaching Mobility supports teaching visits to selected partner universities outside of Europe and offers:

  • International teaching experience
  • Continued professional development
  • Academic networks and international research projects
  • New input into your own teaching and research activities
  • Financial support for a professional stay abroad


  • Target Group

    Erasmus+ International Teaching Mobility aims to reach academic staff of the University of Vienna, including lecturers and young scientific staff/junior scientists.

  • Requirements
    • Duration of visit: 5 or 10 days (depending on agreement with the partner university)
    • For visits of 5-7 days, at least 8 teaching periods (of 60 minutes each)
    • The minimum number of teaching periods increases for longer visits: 10 days = 12 teaching periods
    • Mag./MA. and at least 1 year teaching experience
    • Applicants must be in a proper employment relationship with the University of Vienna at the time they apply and this must continue at least until the end of the mobility visit
  • Application process

    Applications can be submitted at any time, provided the allocation has not already been exhausted. Information on the positions which are currently open for applications can be found via the quicklinks.

    The prerequisite is prior contact with the contact person in the relevant section of the partner university and agreement of the teaching visit, obtaining signatures from the partner university (usually from the director of the institution or the mobility coordinator) and the University of Vienna (director of the institution or the mobility coordinator).

    Required documents:

    • Staff Mobility Agreement for Teaching (to download, see right)
    • CV (only required on the first occasion)

    All application documents must be submitted to the International Office in English not later than 4 weeks prior to the mobility visit:


    Successful candidates will be sent a “Grant Agreement for Erasmus+ staff mobility for teaching” as confirmation of award, which must then be filled out and signed and returned to the International Office prior to the visit. 

  • Reimbursement

    Accommodation and travel costs are refunded upon presentation of vouchers in accordance with the Guidelines on the travel cost allowance .

    • Overnight accommodation costs: max. € 160 per day (based on accounts rendered)
    • Travel costs: vary depending upon the partner university (see quicklinks)

    In order to be awarded the travel cost allowance, the following documents must be submitted to the International Office after the visit:

    • Original receipts in respect of travel and accommodation(incl. boarding cards; credit card bills, where appropriate; hotel bills)
    • Letter of Confirmation for Teaching Assignment (to download, see right)
    • Report as part of the reporting requirements of the European Commission (a report request will be sent via email)

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