Expat Insurance

A mandatory insurance coverage is provided by the Erasmus Mundus Joint Master Degree (EMJMD) to all students who receive an EMJMD scholarship, for the entire period of studies. It is useable for visa application, covers medical costs, is valid as travel and household insurance. Learn more in the policy conditions.

General Information

Students receive prior arrival their personal insurance certificate ‘Global Student Insurance from Expat & Co., comprehensive’. This is the official insurance document, proof of cover. Please carry your certificate when travelling.

In the policy conditions you will find a detailed description of how your insurance works. The policy conditions are available on Expat’s website: https://expatinsurance.eu/en/downloads, choose

Student Insurance (students, interns, au-pairs, phd’s, university staff, researchers) Student Insurance – Benefits guide & Policy Conditions.pdf

Comprehensive is a more complete (worldwide) coverage (incl. luggage, home contents, better dental…). However, it does NOT cover everything that may be needed!

Benefits & Options
Module 1: Medical Treatment Costs
Module 2: Assistance Abroad
Module 3: Accidents
Module 4: Baggage & Household Furniture
Module 5: Extra Contractual Liability Private Life

Insurance coverage for temporary stays (e.g. holiday, a visit to the family) in the home country is limited to a maximum of 8 consecutive weeks (further information see pages 10 and 11, Expat insurance general information).