The Higher Education Authority (HEA) is the statutory planning and policy development body for higher education and research in Ireland.  It is also the National Agency for the Lifelong Learning Programme: Erasmus, the National Contact Point for Tempus, the National Structure for Erasmus Mundus and has a key role in furthering the aims and objectives of the Bologna Process.  EURIreland.ie aims to provide a first-class information service for all interested in these and other European/International education activities.

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Erasmus NA backs GradIreland Languages Fair

For the second year in a row the Erasmus+ NA at the HEA will support the GradIreland Languages Fair. The event will take place on Wednesday 4 March 2015 at the RDS in Dublin.

Joint Programmes: Practioners Guide Published

Following support from the Erasmus Mundus Programme, a consortium of six Erasmus Mundus National Structures has published "Joint Programmes from A to Z. A reference guide for practitioners".  The project - JDAZ - was led by the Netherlands EM National Structure at EP-Nuffic and included partners from Finland, Austria, Lithuania, Norway and Poland.

The Higher Education Authority (HEA) is the planning and development body for higher education and research in Ireland.  It acts as the National Agency for the EU's Erasmus+ Programme. The HEA is also the national co-ordinator of the Brazil: Science without Borders Programme and administers the Government of Ireland International Scholarships.