Going abroad

The Department of Economics and Management offers the possibility to take part in different Exchange Programs or Internship Programs abroad. 

On the University of Trento website you will find detailed information about the Programs, the Calls for application and the Calendar, while here you will find detailed information about the opportunities for the students of the Dep. of Economics and Management.

During the Fall Term the International Mobility Office organizes:

  • the International Mobility Day for all students of the University of Trento 
  • the DEM International Mobility Day dedicated to the exchange opportunities for the students of the Department of Economics and Management.

Erasmus+ for studying

The Erasmus+ for studying (2014-2021) aims at promoting the Mobility Exchange between students of the European Universities and Universities of the following countries: Norway, Island, Lichtenstein, Switzerland and Turkey. 

Call for application and selection:

Before, during, after the mobility

Erasmus+ for internship

Detailed information about the Program are available at the following link Erasmus+. UniTrento programme for Traineeship abroad offers the opportunity to be granted a scholarship for a traineeship in worldwide institution and organizations.
Scholarships are different depending on the geographical area of the host institutions:

​​​The Call for Traineeships abroad is open throughout the year with a monthly deadline.

The internship can be:

  • compulsory: the internship is a compulsory requirement of your Study Plan;
  • after graduation: after graduation (to end within 12 months after your graduation date).
Credits transfer

After the internship you can get the credits transferred to your UniTrento career, if included in your Study Plan. You have to submit the Traineeship Certificate, duly filled in and signed, to the International Mobility Office. Once you have submitted all the documents, the International Mobility office will transfer the credits to your career. Only if the internship is part of your Study Plan, it can be recognized. The procedure will not be applied to the students that undertake the internship as Graduates.

Bilateral Agreements

By taking part to the Bilateral Agreements students have the possibility to attend courses or carry out thesis research at Partner Universities around the world. General information about the Programs are available here.

Detailed information for the students of Department of Economics and Management:

Thesis Research abroad

The Program Thesis Research Abroad is a new possibility of undertaking Thesis research abroad at Host University/Reserach Centre/Companies worldwide. The Host Institution has to be found in cooperation with the Supervisor of the Thesis. 

The Call for Application is open every month. Detailed information on the Program and rules for applying are available here.

Internship abroad

The University of Trento is funding students for internship experiences abroad. The internship has to last 3 months and has to be compulsory (=credits transfer). The internship has to be found autonomously by the applicant.

For more information please have a look at the Job Guidance website.


KA2: CONSUMAWARE - Enhancing quality in innovative higher education about consumer awareness

Duration: 2016-2019
Coordinator: University of Economics in Katowice (Poland)

  • Università degli Studi di Trento (Italy)
  • Howest University College West Flanders (Belgium)
  • Işık University (Turkey)
  • Université Savoie Mont Blanc (France)
  • Seinajoki University of Applied Sciences (Finland)
  • University of Bucharest (Romania)
  • Budapest Business School (Hungary)

Short description:  Based on in-depth analysis of relevant documents and statistical data it was observed that European Union(EU) faces a major challenge in higher education and lack of innovative, interactive, stimulating and open education which develops both teachers and learners’ skills. On the other hand it can be observed, that EU priority is to increase the awareness of consumers with regards to their markets’ rights protection and there is lack of specialists on this topic.Objectives: The main objective of the project is to enhance the quality of innovative higher education on consumer awareness. It will be done through detailed objectives which include: creation and implementation of the innovation and interactive open educational module (MOOC), development of a model for academic innovative teaching and finally creation an open space of integration and exchange of good practice between Universities from EU.