Students at the University of Oviedo have several international mobility options to choose from. Each of the options is adapted to different needs and geographical areas.
Within the thousand international agreements that the Asturian academic institution has undersigned, students can find the destination that interests them or best suits their needs.
All students interested in completing part of their studies outside Spain will find all the necessary information and advice at the Office of the Vice-rectorate for University Extension and International Development Studies and through those responsible for international relations in their centres of study.
Each programme has its own specific academic features and the amount of the grants awarded is also different for each of them. Those students interested in participating in an international mobility shall check the specific requirements of each option. The mobility programmes managed by the Vice-rectorate for University Extension and International Development are detailed below:
Graduate studies that last one academic year or one semester in European universities that have interuniversity agreements, and include recognition of the studies.
Postgraduate studies (Master and PhD programmes) that last one academic year or one semester in European universities that have interuniversity agreements depending on the duration of the master programme.
Erasmus for lectures
Stays of lecturers in European universities that have interuniversity agreements, with a maximum of 5 days financed and travel allowances depending on the destination.
Stays aimed at the training of PDI or PAS staff in European universities with interuniversity agreements or agreements with other bodies that are not European Institutions of Higher Education, with a maximum of 5 days financed and travel allowances depending on the destination.
Call for mobility to do internships in European companies or entities, with a duration between 2 and 12 months, in the framework of the Erasmus + Programme
Agreements on graduate mobilities
Graduate studies that last one academic year or one semester in universities out of Europe with interuniversity agreements, with recognition of studies.
Agreements on Postgraduate mobilities
Postgraduate studies that last one academic year or one semester in universities out of Europe with interuniversity agreements depending on the duration of the master programme.
Participation in summer courses aimed at promoting and encouraging cultural cooperation with other countries, and also the linguistic improvement of the language spoken in the host country, which are developed in the framework of the Collaboration Agreements that the University of Oviedo has signed with foreign higher education institutions, with no recognition of studies.
Participation in the German Tándem Programme in Bochum, allows students to improve competencies in the German language and to obtain credits through a stay.
Mobility programmes aimed at graduate and postgraduate students, implemented through international agreements with partner universities and institutions which offer lectureships to students of the University of Oviedo.
International Cooperation Internships
The University of Oviedo collaborates with the Principality of Asturias to carry out cooperation internships in different countries of Latin America and Africa. Students participating in internship programmes related to cooperation development projects will receive economic support to cover travelling and accommodation expenses. In addition, the University of Oviedo will manage the academic recognition of this activity through the award of ECTS credits.
Grants awarded in the framework of the Erasmus Mundus PUEDES Programme aimed at graduate or postgraduate stays in one of the Latin American universities that are part of the consortium consisting of 20 institutions. Information about the necessary requirements is available on the web: http://www.puedes.eu/inicio