Universidad Autónoma de Madrid

International projects in which UAM takes part

International projects in which UAM takes part

Atlantis>

The EU-USA Agreement focuses on implementing joint or dual transatlantic undergraduate degrees with consortia of higher education and training institutions through the ATLANTIS programme. It aims primarily to promote understanding between people of the European Union and the United States of America and improve the quality of their human resource development.

Comenius Multilateral Projects>

The Comenius programme focuses on the first phase of education, from pre-school and primary to secondary schools. It is relevant for all members of the education community: pupils, teachers, public authorities, parents’ associations, non-government organisations, teacher training institutes, universities and all other educational staff.

Programa Cultura>

The Culture Programme has been established to enhance the cultural area shared by Europeans, which is based on a common cultural heritage, through the development of cooperation activities among cultural operators from eligible countries, with a view to encouraging the emergence of European citizenship.

Daphne >

The Daphne III programme aims to contribute to the protection of children, young people and women against all forms of violence and attain a high level of health protection, well-being and social cohesion.
Its specific objective is to contribute to the prevention of, and the fight against all forms of violence occurring in the public or the private domain, including sexual exploitation and trafficking of human beings.
It aims to take preventive measures and provide support and protection for victims and groups at risk.

Edulink II>

Cooperation programme in the field of higher education in Africa, Caribbean and Pacific Group of States in order to improve the effectiveness, management, visibility and hence the impact of ACP-EU co-operation in the field of higher education.

Erasmus Mundus >

Erasmus Mundus is a cooperation and mobility programme in the field of higher education that aims to enhance the quality of European higher education and to promote dialogue and understanding between people and cultures through cooperation with Third-Countries. In addition, it contributes to the development of human resources and the international cooperation capacity of Higher education institutions in Third Countries by increasing mobility between the European Union and these countries.

LLP Erasmus Multilateral Projects>

Erasmus Multilateral Projects provide support for cooperation of higher education institutions among themselves or together with other relevant stakeholders.

They are sub-divided into five "priorities":

  • Increasing attainment levels and strengthening the social dimension of higher education,
  • Improving the quality and relevance of higher education, including through cooperation between HEIs and the labour market
  • Strengthening quality through mobility and cross-border cooperation
  • Knowledge Alliances
  • Improving governance and funding
LLP Erasmus Academic Network Project>

ERASMUS Academic Networks are designed to promote European cooperation and innovation in specific subject areas. They contribute to enhancing quality of teaching in higher education, defining and developing a European dimension within a given academic discipline, furthering innovation and exchanging methodologies and good practices.

NILS Programme>

NILS Science and Sustainability aims at improving and deepening academic and research collaboration among Spain on the one side and Norway, Iceland and Liechtenstein on the other, by fostering scientific research on strategic fields for Earth Sustainability and Human Well‐Being. Within this frame, it promotes inter‐institutional mobility projects, both for individual researchers at all levels and for scientific teams of the involved countries, in order to carry out joint research and academic activities. NILS Science and Sustainability offers the opportunity to scientists in experimental sciences at different stages of their careers to carry out joint research and advanced training activities in subjects related to Earth Sustainability and Human Well‐Being.