University of Heidelberg

EMMA: Erasmus Mundus Mobility with Asia

Overview of the program

The EMMA program is an Erasmus Mundus Cooperation Window granted in the 7th EU framework to provide a fresh link for university education between Europe and Asia. The European host partners

  • University of Nice Sophia-Antipolis, France
  • University Bordeaux 1, France
  • Heidelberg University, Germany
  • University of Padua , Italy
  • International Institute for Geo-information Science and Earth Observation Enschede, the Netherlands
  • University of Warshaw, Poland
  • Lucian Blaga University Sibiu, Romania
  • University of Santiago de Compostela, Spain
  • Middle East Technical University Ankara, Turkey

and the Asian sending partners

  • University of Dhaka, Bangladesh
  • Ahsanullah University of Science and Technology at Dhaka, Bangladesh
  • BRAC University at Dhaka, Bangladesh
  • Royal University of Phnom Penh, Cambodia
  • Jadavpur University Kolkata, India
  • University of the Philippines-Diliman at Manila, Philippines
  • Ateneo de Manila University, Philippines
  • NED university of Engineering & Technology Karachi, Pakistan

jointly developed this large exchange network for a large variety of subjects and faculties.

EMMA program 2009

In the EMMA program 2009, 17 universities from Europe and Asia joined forces to provide a cooperation window for up to 246 beneficaries. Bachelor and master studens, doctorate candidates, post docs and lecturers spend between 3 month and 3 years at a foreign university - a measure to provide a new view on education and society in a cultural context which is mostly quite different from from their home country.

Participants 2009

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M.Winckler, M.Diener, 
Last Update: 05.10.2016