The Selection Committee ranks applications according to five categories: Outstanding, Highly competent, Competent, Not yet competent, and Failed.  Admission to the programme will be offered to outstanding applicants. Please note that ineligible applications will not be assessed.

The Selection Procedure is as follows:

  • ELIGIBILITY CHECK
    Applications are first checked for eligibility by the programme office. Non-eligible candidates are notified, including appeal information.
  • ELIGIBILITY CRITERIA
    1. CDE required academic qualifications for admission
    2. Additional Criteria for Selection
    3. Completed online application form and upload of all requested documents
    4. Erasmus+ scholarship eligibility rules, set by EACEA (E+ scholarship applicants only)
  • INITIAL FILTERING
    Based on the eligible application shortlisting will be implemented. The short list will be based on academic qualifications and merits and CDE’s Additional Criteria for Selection. For E+ scholarship applicants Erasmus+ scholarship eligibility rules will be checked.
  • NOMINATION PROPOSAL
    The Selection Committee (SelCom) prepares a nomination proposal, including reserve listed candidates. Unsuccessful candidates will be notified.
  • ONLINE INTERVIEW
    All short listed applicants will be invited for an online interview by the Selection Committee aiming at validating submitted documentation including language skills, assessing personality and potential. Candidates not selected for further consideration will be notified.
  • ACCEPTANCE LETTER
    Successful candidates receive a letter of acceptance and are requested to respond with a confirmation. Offers of ERASMUS+ SCHOLARSHIP AWARDS are communicated separately and are subject to immediate confirmation by the recipient.
  • ERASMUS+ SCHOLARSHIP AWARDS
    at this stage are provisional and are subject to approval by EACEA, the EU agency providing the scholarships.
  • RESERVE / WAITING LIST
    Highly ranked candidates depending on a scholarship are placed on a reserve list and will be notified in case of any cancellations.
latest update: May 20, 2019