The Jean Monnet Actions for higher education aim at promoting excellence in teaching and research in the field of European Union studies worldwide. These Actions also aim at fostering the dialogue between the academic world and policy-makers, in particular with the aim of enhancing governance of EU policies.

New introductory or advanced teaching programmes or courses designed to be embedded in the official curriculum of a higher education institution.

- A Jean Monnet Module is a short teaching programme or course in the field of European Union Studies at a higher education institute.

- A Jean Monnet Chair is a teaching post with a specialisation in European Union Studies for university professors for duration of 3 years.

- A Centre of Excellence is a hub or focal point of competence and knowledge on European Union subjects with project duration of 3 years.

Please, find more information at the following link:

Detailed information on the criteria and funding rules applying to the different Jean Monnet Activities:

2021 Erasmus+ Programme guide