Outgoing Students Mobility

Erasmus+ Studio Program

The Erasmus + mobility for studies call for applications 2024/2025 is now online!

Read the call for applications, its attachments and the deadlines. You can check the exchange vacancies coordinated by our Department in the attachment below.

Check the language requirements at the pages 6-7 and on the attachment 1 of the call for applications, and enroll for the assessment tests within 17 January 2024, 1 pm via AlmaRM.

Submit your application via AlmaRM from 9 January 2024 to 8 February 2024 at 1pm.

ATTENTION NOTICE: the number of applications registered in the last call is available in the exchange vacancy general description. Take advantage of this information to better orientate your application choices and enhance your chances of getting an exchange place! It is also possible to apply for up to THREE different exchange vacancies, use them all to join the Erasmus Generation!

The ranking lists will be published online on AlmaRM from 7 March 2024.

An information meeting on Erasmus + Studio international exchange opportunities for the academic year 2022-23 was held on Thursday 19 January 2022. Presentation by Prof. Annalisa Tassoni.

BiGea International Event

Promoting and sharing all the international opportunities available in our Department. The event has been held on 10 November 2023. Here you can find the speakers’ presentations, while the recording of the event is available through this link (access restricted to nome.cognome@studio.unibo.it users).

You can find further information on the poster below.

Orientation Meeting re international mobility 2023/24

The meeting will be a presentation of all the international opportunities available to the students of the Department of Biological, Geological and Environmental Sciences (Ovearseas, Erasmus+, Call for Thesis abroad etc.). Our tutors for international mobility will be present.

BiGeA students can attend the meeting both in person and online. It will be held by Prof. Annalisa Tassoni, Delegate for International Relations for Dept. BiGeA.

For more information: scienze.didattica@unibo.it

WHEN: 3 November 2023, 3-5 pm

WHERE: Aula M1, Piazza di Porta San Donato 1, Bologna – Online here.


Overseas is a mobility program intended for students of the University of Bologna which offers the possibility of studying in partner universities outside of the European Union that have signed mobility agreements with the University of Bologna.

Students enrolled in the second year or above of a first or single cycle programme at the University of Bologna, or the first year of a second cycle degree with suitable language skills and who also meet the other specific requirements of the partner universities can apply to the Overseas call. Visit this page for more information.

Link to the Overseas 2024/2025 call.

The deadline for applications the Overseas 2024/2025 call is set for 14 November 2023 at 1pm.

The Overseas financial contribution, provided by University of Bologna, will be calculated on the student’s ISEE (Equivalent Financial Situation Indicator). The deadline for submitting the ISEE is 30 October 2023. Overseas selected applicants who fail to submit their ISEE certifications will be awarded the smallest overseas contribution provided by University of Bologna.

Call for Thesis abroad funded by BIGEA Department

The call for scholarships for preparing your thesis abroad is open for the Academic Year 2023/24 to students of the following Master Degrees:

  • Analisi e Gestione dell’Ambiente (codice 5900),
  • Biologia Marina (codice 8857),
  • Biodiversità ed Evoluzione (codice 5824),
  • Geologia e Territorio (codice 9073),
  • Didattica e Comunicazione delle Scienze Naturali (codice 5704),
  • Scienze e Gestione della Natura (codice 9257).

who didn’t graduate yet and have acquired at least 50 CFU with an average grade of ≥ 27/30.

It allows stays of minimum two (2) months, maximum four (4) months.

The mobility period must not start earlier than forty-five (45) days or later than six months from the deadline of this call. The call is available at this page.

Deadline: 7 December 2023 at 12PM.


Field Work call for applications 2023/24 

Through the international mobility programme Field Work students at the University of Bologna can spend a period with NGOs (non-governmental organisations) or other entities active in development cooperation, carrying out activities "in the field" in third countries where such NGOs or other entities operate. 

The call Field Work a.a. 2023/24 - International Student Mobility in Development Cooperation is now available. 

If you wish to participate, these are the steps you will have to follow: 

  • read the call for application and all its annexes carefully;
  • attend the information sessions taking place on Tuesday 24/10/2023 at 2:30 pm and Thursday 09/11/2023;
  • Submit your application online through AlmaRM as of 24 October 2023. Deadline: 1 December 2023, 1:00 p.m.
  • on 24 January 2024 check your position on the ranking lists for the various Field Work places on AlmaRM and, if you are amongst the winners, accept the place online by 26 January 2024, 4:00 p.m.
  • if you are not amongst the winners on the ranking lists published on 24 January, check the updated ranking lists which will be published on 29 January 2024 on AlmaRM; if you find yourself amongst these new winners, you will have to accept the place by 31 January 2024, 4:00 p.m., online through AlmaRM.

Erasmus + Mobility for Internship Call

Erasmus + Mobility for Internships is a student mobility program promoted by the European Union which gives students the opportunity to enrich their training and professional curriculum through work experience abroad, in public or private companies in one of the European countries participating in the Plan.

The call for a.y. 2023/24 has been issued on the 10th of March and is available here. Applications can be uploaded from the 27th of March through the 10th of May at 1PM. The results will be published on the 16th of June and the grants must be accepted by the 23rd of June. Traineeships can start from the 1st of September 2024.

Here you can consult the language requirements needed and the information regarding the tests.

Other opportunities


    • Vulcanus Europe-Japan program 

     The Vulcanus Europe-Japan Program is aimed at students from the European Union and offers the possibility of an internship in a Japanese industry. 

    Vulcanus Program Site 


    • Fulbright 

    The Fulbright scholarships, offers scholarships for Italian citizens for study, research and teaching projects in the best US universities, 



    • DAAD – German Academic Exchange Service 

    DAAD grants a range of scholarships in order to promote the internationalisation activities of German universities and research organisations, strengthening German cultural and language studies abroad. 

    DAAD - Scholarships for mobility in Germany 


    • TASSEP – Trans-Atlantic Science Student Exchange Program 

    TASSEP is a consortium of member universities from the European Union, Canada and the United States. As an exchange program, TASSEP provides the possibility for students to study abroad simply paying university tuition in their home institution and joining the foreign university with no additional costs. The programme is reserved to students of the scientific sector with B2 level English or French enrolled in years following the first of first cycle degree programmes, or in the first year of second cycle degree programmes. 

    TASSEP – Trans-Atlantic Science Student Exchange Program 


    • Schwarzman Scholars 

    Schwarzman Scholars is a scholarship initiative in which future leaders selected from around the world will pursue a fully-funded, one-year Master's degree at Tsinghua University in Beijing with distinguished guest lecturers. Schwarzman Scholars will spend considerable time outside the classroom developing firsthand exposure to China and its people through thematic study tours, a mentoring program and internships with key employers in Beijing. 

    Schwarzman Scholars - scholarships to pursue one-year Master's degree in China