No more call for applications available

We are glad to let all know that the WELCOME project awarded all available scholarships!

Therefore, no further call will be opened.


Selection Outcomes WELCOME 3rd Call for applications have been published !!!

We are pleased to announce that the Selection WELCOME Third Call for Applications has been succesfully concluded and all outcomes have been published. Please check all selected and reserve candidates under the following link: WELCOME Third cohort Selection outcomes application/pdf (106.97 kB)


WELCOME 3rd call for applications - selection outcomes to be published in May 2014

The WELCOME partnership is currently evaluting all applications received. The selection results of the 3rd call for applications will be published by the end of May 2014.

We thank all applicants for their understanding that no information on the status of the indivdual application can be given via email before the selection outcomes have been published on the website.


WELCOME 3rd call for applications closed!

The 3rd call for applications closed on April 6th 2014. Unfortunately we can not accept any further applications and/or additional documents for the applications that have been already submitted within the set deadline.

The WELCOME partnership is looking forward to award the available scholarships of the 3rd and last call to talented Egyptian and Lebanese students and scholars.


Extension of the Third Call for applications to 6th April 2014 !!!

In order to give you the possibility to apply numerously for the scholarships to be awarded within the WELCOME Third Call for applications, the deadline has been postponed to April 6th 2014!  

Please check the WELCOME Third call for applications application/pdf (583.33 kB) (Update 10/03/14) for more information.

Take your chance and APPLY NOW!!!



IMPORTANT: Academic offer updated!

The academic offer has been corrected. All applicants are kindly requested to review it and, if needed, to correct their application accordingly. We apologize for the inconvenience.


The 3rd Call for Applications is open !!!

The third Call for applications is open from January 23rd  to March 10th 2014.

The present call provides scholarship opportunities for Lebanese nationals for the Undergraduate, PhD and Post-doc level and for Egyptian nationals for the PhD level. Check out your possibilities now!!!


WELCOME 3rd call for applications to be published by mid January 2014

A 3rd call for applications will be launched at mid January 2014 for the EMA2 WELCOME project. The call will provide scholarships for Lebanese  and Egyptian nationals.

Please check our website regularly!!!


EACEA institutional visit to Politecnico di Torino

On November 25-26 the Politecnico of Torino received an institutional visit by the European Commission’s EACEA, the Agency managing the Erasmus Mundus programme. The goal of the visit was to look at the way the university benefits from Erasmus Mundus, the way it seeks to manage and combine its support for the various Action 2 EM partnerships, and synergies between the EM partnerships and other programmes. The meeting was very much appreciated by the EACEA representatives, who hadthe opportunity of examining directly the way that Politecnico di Torino operates on the Erasmus Mundus projects, as well as by the Politecnico project managers who received useful suggestions on how to improve future activities.


Meeting of Erasmus Mundus Partnership Coordinators of the geographical area North Africa

Politecnico di Torino, in quality of WELCOME project coordinator (geographical lot 2: Egypt and Lebanon) and coordinating institution of 6 other EMA2 projects, participated at the EM coordinators meeting for the North Africa area, which had been organised on Nov. 25th and 26th from the Univeristy of Vigo, Spain. Main issues that have been discussed were related to the daily management of EMA2 projects, publication of call for applications and selection procedures of beneficiaries and particularities related to the geographical areaNorth Africa.