Call for Applicants SmartLink – Erasmus Mundus Action 2


SmartLink (South-east-west Mobility for Advanced Research, Learning, Innovation, Network and Knowledge), a project funded under Erasmus Mundus Action 2 (EMA2) call for application is NOW OPEN.

The consortium has 20 partners and 5 associates covering large geographical regions of EU and South Asia. The project has representations from 8 European countries (UK, Germany, France, Poland, Bulgaria, Cyprus, Greece and Portugal) and 11 Asian countries (Afghanistan, Bangladesh, Bhutan, India, Indonesia, Maldives, Nepal, North Korea, Pakistan, Sri Lanka and Thailand).

This program is eligible for:

1. Undergraduate students

2. Masters students

3. PhD candidates

4. Post-doctoral researchers

5. academics and administrative staff.


The scholarship covers air ticket (two ways), tuition fee, medical insurance, and living allowance.


In the 1st and 2nd cohort, Indonesia has sent or will send 9 scholars to 4 different countries. For your information, 31 mobility from Asia to EU are expected to be funded in cohort 3, which are:

–          6 undergraduate mobility

–          14 Master mobility

–          3 PhD mobility

–          3 PostDoc mobility

–          5 staff mobility (academic/administrative)

Online application for 3rd cohort is now available here. Please be notified that the deadline is December 31, 2016.


For more details on requirements and application process, please visit SmartLink website.

If you have any spesific questions, you may contact Ms. Mar'atus at