Financial conditions

The Erasmus+ grant is intended solely as a contribution to assist with the extra costs of working and living abroad. It will not cover all the costs of the mobility.


The following grant rates apply in Erasmus+ for traineeships in the academic year 2018/2019:

Countries divided into the cost of living groupsGrant rate EUR/month
Group I - Denmark, Finland, Iceland, Ireland, Liechtenstein, Luxembourg, Norway, Sweden, United Kingdom EUR 600
Group II - Austria, Belgium, Cyprus, France, Germany, Greece, Italy, Malta, the Netherlands, PortugalEUR 550
Group III - Bulgaria, Croatia, the Czech Republic, Estonia, the Former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia (FYROM), Hungary, Latvia, Lithuania, Romania, Slovakia, Slovenia, TurkeyEUR 500

Students who at the time of applying are recipients of state-funded low income allowance at the UE Katowice or have a certificate of disability degree will also be entitled to a monthly supplement of EUR 200 from the European Social Fund.