AstroMundus is an international Master Course in Astronomy and Astrophysics that has been selected by the European Commission as an Erasmus Mundus Masters Course within the second edition of the Erasmus Mundus programme 2009-2013. AstroMundus is currently co-funded by the Erasmus+ programme. The Master course is jointly offered by with the participation of the following associated partners:

The programme has a duration of 2 years (120 ECTS credits), is developed within a consortium of 5 Universities in 4 different countries (Austria, Italy, Germany, and Serbia), and is conducted in the English Language. A wide variety of expertise covered by our international partnership ensures an excellent educational level in all branches of Astrophysics.

Invited to apply are top-ranked students that either hold a Bachelor's Degree or an equivalent certified period of studies of at least 3 years, corresponding to 180 credits in the European Credit Transfer System, in Physics, Astronomy, Astrophysics, Mathematics or closely related fields. A certified good knowledge of the English language is required.

The selected students carry out their studies in at least 2 and up to 4 of the AstroMundus Consortium Universities and will be finally awarded a Joint Master Degree, complemented with a Diploma Supplement, by all consortium Universities they visited during their studies.

Several Erasmus+ scholarships are made available by the European Commission to both non-European and European students. The selection of students is primarily based on excellence.

Further details are available in the AstroMundus brochure.

Full information about the AstroMundus programme, the application form, and detailed instructions on how to apply can be found on the web-site:

The contact e-mail for inquiries is: