Lotus Unlimited is an Erasmus Mundus Action Two Partnership (EMA2) of European and South-East Asian Higher Education Institutions (HEI) and Associations, coordinated by Ghent University (Belgium), aiming at fostering mutual enrichment and better understanding between the EU and South-East Asia (China, Vietnam, Cambodia, Myanmar, Indonesia, Thailand), through the exchange of persons, knowledge and skills at higher education level.

Two-way mobility:

  • From Southeast Asia to Europe
  • From Europe to Southeast Asia

Eligibility period project: 15 July 2013 – 14 July 2017
199 scholarships:

  • 46 for EU nationals
  • 153 for SEA nationals

1. Scholarship Project:LOTUS UNLIMITED CALL 3

2. Offical Website:http://www.lotus.ugent.be

3. EU Hosting universities (9)

  • Ghent University
  • Vrije Universiteit Brussel
  • University of Goettingen
  • Universite Paul Sabatier – Toulouse III
  • University of Limerick
  • Rijksuniversiteit Groningen
  • Unisersidade do Porto
  • Uppsala University
  • University of Kent

4. Funding by: European Union

5. Target groups

  • TG1: HUST and Vietnamese partner’s students, Master, PhD students and staff
  • TG2: Vietnamese graduate students (for Master 22m), Master, PhD students and staff
  • TG3: Vietnamese citizens concerned by the geographical lot who are in particularly vulnerable situations, for social, political, radical reasons.

6. Scholarship Mobility: 06 mobility left for Vietnam

Mobility Duration 1m 6m 10m Scholarship
Bachelor 1 1000 Euro
Master 3 1 1000 Euro
PhD 1 1500 Euro
Total 6

7. Field of Study

Specific Courses offered by hosting universities at:

8. Application Deadline

  • Online Application: 10th July, 2014 (Belgium time)
  • Application website: http://www.lotus.ugent.be/index.asp?p=1956&a=1956
  • Exchange students should turn to their International Relations Office to validate their application.

9. HUST ICD contact person

NOTE: Staff members can encourage the related Professors and students in EU partner universities of Lotus Unlimited to apply for this call of EU-Asia mobility (to work at HUST). There are 8 avalable mobility for Master, PhD, Postdoc (6 months and 10 months). See details in: http://www.lotus.ugent.be/index.asp?p=1929&a=1361