Kosovo and Erasmus+

The 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.

KEO responsibilities

The Kosovo Erasmus+ Office is responsible for:

  • providing information about Erasmus+ activities in the field of higher education;
  • advising and assisting potential applicants;
  • monitoring Erasmus+ projects;
  • coordinating the local team of Higher Education Reform Experts (HEREs);
  • monitoring the legacy of the Tempus IV Programmeme (2007-2013);
  • contributing to studies and events;
  • providing support to policy dialogue;
  • maintaining contacts with the local authorities and EU delegations;
  • following policy developments in the field of higher education in their country.

 Kosovo (as a Partner) in the Erasmus+ activities is presented in the following table:

ERASMUS+ components Participation
KA 1 Joint Master Degrees ** Yes
KA 1 Credit Mobility ** Yes
KA 2 Capacity building in Higher Education * Yes
Possibility of mobility strand Yes
KA 2 Knowledge alliances, sector skills alliances ** Partly
KA 2 Strategic partnerships in education, training and youth ** Partly
Jean Monnet* Yes
KA 1 Youth Mobility Projects ** Yes
KA 2 Capacity building in the youth field* Yes
KA 3 Structured dialogue youth** Yes
Sport Collaborative Partnerships ** No

 *   Can be included in the role of the applicant and partner

** Can be included only in the role of partner

Fatjona Hoti – Short Mobility Degree (2)