The Politecnico di Milano has been awarded an Erasmus Charter for Higher Education for 2014-2020 and is participating in the Erasmus+ programme that aims at supporting actions in the fields of Education, of Training, of Youth and of Sport.
Erasmus+ replaces seven EU programmes bringing together:
- the Lifelong Learning Programme (Erasmus, Leonardo da Vinci, Comenius and Grundtvig)
- the Youth in Action programme
- five international cooperation programmes (Erasmus Mundus, Tempus, Alfa, Edulink, the programme for cooperation with industrialised countries)
- the new sport action
Each participating institution has to provide an Erasmus Policy Statement.