Erasmus+ programme has been established by European Commision and it being implemented by Education, Audiovisual and Culture Executive Agency (Executive Agency), National Agencies in Programme countries and by Erasmus+ Offices in partner countries such as Kosovo.
Kosovo Erasmus+ Office (KEO) assists the Commission, the Executive Agency and the local authorities in the implementation of the Erasmus+ Programme.
KEO is the focal point for their stakeholders involved in the Erasmus+ Programme in the area of higher education and contributes to improving awareness, visibility, relevance, effectiveness impact of the international dimension of Erasmus+ programme.
The Kosovo Erasmus+ Office is responsible for:
The European Commission is ultimately responsible for the running of the Erasmus+ Programme. It manages the budget and sets priorities, targets and criteria for the Programme on an on-going basis. Furthermore, it guides and monitors the general implementation, follow-up and evaluation of the Programme at European level. The European Commission also bears the overall responsibility for the supervision and coordination of the structures in charge of implementing the Programme at national level.
At European level, the European Commission’s Education, Audiovisual and Culture Executive Agency (Executive Agency) is responsible for the implementation of the centralised Actions of the Erasmus+ Programme. The Executive Agency is in charge of the complete life-cycle management of these projects, from the promotion of the Programme, the analysis of the grant requests, the monitoring of projects on the spot, up to the dissemination of the project and Programme results. It is also responsible for launching specific calls for proposals relating to some Actions of the Programme which are not covered through this Guide
The European Commission, notably through the Executive Agency, is also responsible for: