Education opportunities in the European Union


European Commission offers a variety of choices for education exchange, internships, scholarships, learning opportunities and gaining qualifications in Europe.

Below is a summary of the top resources available online:

Learning Opportunities

Find information and links on opportunities to learn or study in another EU country by searching by subject field, level of education or country.



Find information on the European Qualifications Framework, National Qualifications Frameworks and how they compare.

Find information on qualifications in Europe by searching by subject field, level of education or country.

Guidance Services


Need help in your search for information?

Contact an organization in your country to help you find the information you need.

Moving to a country to study

Moving to another European country for school or study? Find practical information

Exchange Programmes & Erasmus+ and other Grants


Find information on exchange programmes and grants available in European countries.


Recognition of diplomas and qualifications


Find information on recognition of diplomas and qualifications in European countries


Related EU initiatives:


Europass CV and more!

To help to make your skills and qualifications clearly and easily understood in Europe


Open Education Europa

The central access point to find Open Educational Resources (including MOOC) from European providers.

In addition, it is an access point to the most accurate in-depth information on research around digital and open education.


The European Job Mobility Portal provides information, advice and job-matching services for the benefit of any citizen wishing to benefit from the principle of the free movement of persons. EURES has a human network of more than 850 EURES advisers that are in daily contact with jobseekers and employers across Europe.


This website provides a new way for anyone to compare universities from all around the world.

European Alliance for Apprenticeships

Apprenticeships combine education and training in school and in a company and lead to a recognized qualification. Find out about this initiative that aims to promote apprenticeship schemes and initiatives across Europe

The Council Recommendation on a Quality Framework for Traineeships

The aim of the Council Recommendation on a Quality Framework for Traineeships is to enable trainees to acquire high-quality work experience under safe and fair conditions and to increase their chances of finding a good quality job. It in particular calls on the Member States to ensure that national law or practice respects the principles set out in the guidelines, and to adapt their legislation where necessary. The Commission will carefully monitor the implementation of the Quality Framework in all Member States.

EU Skills Panorama (EUSP)

Access national, European and international research findings on skills and jobs

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