Erasmus+ Placements

ERASMUS+ placements

Practical and graduate placements (traineeships) provide students with another opportunity to travel abroad within Erasmus+ programmes. 

Placements can be performed in the member as well as non-member EU countries as follows: Austria, Belgium, Bulgaria, Croatia, Cyprus, Denmark, Estonia, Finland, France, Germany, Greece, Hungary, Ireland, Iceland, Italy, Latvia, Lithuania, Liechtenstein, Luxembourg, Malta, Malta, the Netherlands, North Macedonia, Norway, Poland, Portugal, Romania, Serbia, Slovakia, Slovenia, Spain, Sweden, Turkey and the United Kingdom.

All Bachelor’s, Master’s and PhD students (including part-time students and those of non-EU countries) can participate in the programme. 

Placements may last from 2 up to 12 months. The minimum number of worked out hours must be 20 hours per week.

The maximum length of Erasmus+ programmes (study stays and placements) is 12 months per study cycle.

1. ERASMUS+ Practical Placements

BILATERAL AGREEMENTS

The applicants can use the list under Bilateral agreements or secure a practical placement in an organization of their own (at public or private organizations, research institutions or foundations, school facilities, education centres, non-profit organizations, associations, NGOs). The condition is that the traineeship corresponds to the student's specialization. 

Furthermore, admissions are regularly announced by Czech centres abroad

However, placements are not allowed to be performed in the EU institutions and organizations administering the EU programmes.

In sufficient time prior to submitting an application, the applicants must assure a Letter of acceptance.

MONTHLY SCHOLARSHIPS

Belgium, France, Italy, Cyprus, Malta, Germany, the Netherlands, Portugal, Austria, Greece, Spain, Denmark, Finland, Ireland, Iceland, Liechtenstein, Luxembourg, Norway and Sweden

750 €
The United Kingdom 699 €

Bulgaria, Estonia, Croatia, Lithuania, Latvia, Hungary, North Macedonia, Poland, Romania, Serbia, Slovakia, Slovenia and Turkey

630 €

Before departure

Outgoing students in the winter semester must assure the check on the study results for the next academic year (go to SIS - summary of exam results - validations - I apply to the study department to carry out the final check for advancement to the next stage of study - submit request).

If you proceed to a higher study cycle, please also assure a premature enrolment at your Student Services Office. 

It is necessary to open your EUR account with a bank branch in the Czech Republic.

The sooner you submit the documents, the sooner you can sign the agreement. You´ll receive your scholarship by 30 days at the latest.

Power of Attorney (to conclude the Financial Agreement)

AFTER YOU RETURN

After you return, it is necessary to fill in your final evaluation report and submit the following documents to the International Office of the Faculty of Social Sciences (IO FSV) and to the European Office of the Rectorate of Charles University (EO RUC):  

Confirmation of Erasmus+ Period - the original document to EO RUC, a copy to IO FSV

Traineeship Certificate - copies to EO RUC and IO FSV

The recognitions of Erasmus+ results fall under the responsibility of the Student Services Office and your academic tutor.

Protocol on fulfilling study obligations 

TRAVEL INSURANCE FOR STUDENTS AT ERASMUS+ PRACTICAL PLACEMENTS

2. Erasmus+ graduate traineeships

In cooperation with the Educa consortium, Charles University offers internships for its future graduates.

Applications together with a curriculum vitae, cover letter and study results must be submitted before the date of your state final examinations and get approved by your academic tutor or the director of the institute.

Approval of the graduate traineeship

Find the application form here.

Contact person: Mgr. Petra Šmídová, petra.smidova@ruk.cuni.cz, tel. 224 491 676

Erasmus+ Coordinators

Experience of Students

Database of Final Reports

We would like you to share your experience from the Erasmus study stay you attended. We will be happy if you send us a few photos or a short video and drop a couple of lines about how you enjoyed your stay and what you will remember.

Due to compliance with the GDPR, we politely ask you to express your consent in the e-mail sent with the publishing of the provided documents on the social networks of FSV UK (Instagram of FSV UK, Facebook of FSV UK) and for presentations within the International Office.

Please send your contributions to life@fsv.cuni.cz