Study abroad in Edinburgh

Erasmus+ International Credit Mobility

Erasmus+ International Credit Mobility is a funding mechanism which is available to a select group of nominated International Exchange students.

The programme at a glance

The University of Edinburgh has an Erasmus+ International Credit Mobility agreement in place with a variety of International exchange partners.


Erasmus+ ICM agreements 2022/23:



Universidad De San Andres



University of Sydney



Universidade Católica do Rio de Janeiro

Universidade De Sao Paulo



Pontificia Universidad Catolica De Chile



American University in Cairo



Ben-Gurion University of the Negev



Saint Petersburg State University

Higher School Of Economics



National University of Singapore

Nanyang Technological University


South Africa

University of the Witwatersrand Johannesburg



Chulalongkorn University



If you are a nominated International Exchange student from one of the above institutions, it may be possible for you to receive a grant from the University of Edinburgh which will cover an element of the costs involved in studying abroad.

In the first instance, please contact your home university who will confirm whether it is possible to consider you as a recipient of the Erasmus+ ICM funding package. Your home institution will notify us if this is the case.

International Exchanges

As an Erasmus+ ICM student, you will be considered as an International Exchange student and so the information and entry requirements on our International Exchanges page is still applicable:

International exchange programme

Upon submitting a successful application to study with us here at the University of Edinburgh (and accepting an offer of a place) you will be contacted by the University of Edinburgh’s Erasmus+ ICM Officer with more information about your funding package.