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Welcome to EUSA ID

EUSA_ID is a mobility programme offering study, training and research periods in Europe for South African Master and PhD candidates and staff and provides European PhD candidates the opportunity to spend a research period in South Africa. (For more information, please have a look at the ABOUT part)

2 more EUSA_ID Master Students at the IEE

Rhulani Maluleke and Siphatise Dyongo are taking part in the 1st Semester of the MADM at the IEE/Bochum and will return to UWC/Cape Town again in January 2015.

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Coordinator Britta Niklas, Rhulani Maluleke, Siphatise Dyongo and coordiantor Dr. Gabi Bäcker

EUSA_ID student arrived in Jyväskylä!

Already some time ago, the first south african student, Nomonde Mbhele, arrived in Jyväskylä. She takes part in the Master in Social Science (Specialization in Development and International Cooperation). Welcome!


Nomonde Mbhele together with the Head of Department Teppo Kröger

2 EUSA_ID students arrived in Duisurg/Essen

Yanda Bango and Broc Rademan arrived at the University Duisburg-Essen in order to start the Master in Development and Governance. Welcome!


From left to right: Yanda Bango, Broc Rademan, student assistant Christian Tischmeyer and EUSA_ID coordinator at Duisburg-Essen, Prof. Christof Hartmann

EUSA_ID student arrived at Palacky University

Xanani Baloyi, one of two EUSA_ID students starting with the Master in International Development Studies at Palacký University safely arrived. Welcome and good luck!


Xanani Baloyi, surrounded by the coordinators Martin Schlossarek (left) and Prof. Pavel Novacek (right)

Erasmus Mundus

The Erasmus Mundus programme aims to enhance the quality of higher education and promote dialogue and understanding between people and cultures through mobility and academic cooperation. Action 2 Partnerships are the basis for enhancing academic cooperation and exchanges of students and academics, contributing to the socio-economic development of non-EU countries targeted by EU external cooperation policy.


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This project is funded by the European Commission within the framework of the Erasmus Mundus Partnerships programme.

Selection Results

EUSA-ID selected 8 Master and PhD applicants for the 3rd Wave of the 3rd Cohort and several staff applicants. For details please have a look at the news part of our website.

EUSA_ID selected 28 applicants for a scholarship for the 1nd and 2nd Wave of the 3rd Cohort 2015/2016! For details have a look at the news part of our website.

EUSA_ID selected 18 applicants for a scholarship for the 2nd cohort 2015! For details please have a look at the news part of our website.

EUSA_ID selected 29 applicants for a scholarship for the 1st cohort in 2014. For details please have a look at the news part of our website

Online Application

The 3rd call for applications will be open end of June 2015. In order to get more information about the application procedure, please refer to the "How to apply section".


Mid-term meeting of EUSA_ID as well as the meeting of the selection committee took place at the Ruhr-University Bochum.

Pre departure event took place in Cape Town, at the Cape Peninsula University of Technology (CPUT).

08.05. 2014
The Meeting of the Selection Committee took place in Cape Town/ South Africa.

10.10.–11.10. 2013

The EUSA_ID kick off meeting took place in Bordeaux. All 13 university partners and 3 associated partners were represented.

01.10.–02.10. 2013

Dr. Gabriele Bäcker (RUB) and Prof. Julian May (UWC) took part in the Erasmus Mundus Coordinators' Conference in Brussels.

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