Erasmus+ Program | Spain

The program is open to students who are registered in a Higher Education Institution, which holds an ECHE (Erasmus Charter for Higher Education) and that has signed the Inter-Institutional Erasmus + agreement with IED, and enrolled in Higher Education studies leading to a recognized bachelor degree.



Fall semester: May 30th

Spring semester: October 30th

Academic and language requirements

– Have good academic standing at Home University (B=28/30);
– Have completed at least one year of university study;
– Have a good knowledge of the language in which the course is offered. The language level and or certification (TOEFL, IELTS or similar) required by IED are indicated in the agreements. The minimum level required is the B2.

how to apply

Applicants will be firstly selected by their home university and then they will be recommended to IED, which will have the final say on whether to accept and enrol the student based on its Statutes, Rules and Orders.

Required documents:

– Erasmus Application Form (filled out and signed)
– Personal Resume
– Motivation Letter
– Copy of most recent university Transcript of Records
– Portfolio (in digital format)
– Copy of passport
– Learning Agreement (plan of subjects and credits approved by the Home University)
– Any Language proficiency Certificate

All these documents must be sent to the reference person in charge at the IED Seat where the student intends to submit the application.


Download here the Erasmus + Program Application Form


The Erasmus + Coordinator, once verified the suitability of candidates submitted by the partner universities, forwards to the Course Coordinator all the documentation for the evaluation of applications. The final selection of students is based on the opinion expressed by the Course Coordinator and the availability of places.

once selected

Erasmus + students have to check the regulations in force to entry the country for study reasons. Students coming from a non-EU country must apply for a student visa.

IED can provide students with the International Student Guide with relevant information on possible ways of finding accommodation as well as those on permit to stay and other necessary documents for their stay.

semesters and dates

The Erasmus + Program at IED lasts one semester or full academic year.

Fall semester: from September  to February

Spring semester: from February to June

Each school can decide the best period to welcome exchange students.

evaluation system at ied

IED adheres to the European Credit Transfer System (ECTS) that define one credit (CF) as twenty-five 25 “course hours” which include lecture, labs, project work and individual study time. A IED class hour is equal to 60 minutes of instruction. Erasmus students will receive a Transcript of Records at the end of their exchange semester/year. Credits can be recognized by the home university, in accordance with the appropriate regulations.