Erasmus is a multicultural experience that all students should try once in their life. Created in 1987, it is a European Union (EU) student exchange programme. In the last few years, a parallel project, called Erasmus Mundus, has expanded the destinations, offering exchange programmes in the other continents as well.
More than 4,000 higher institutions have taken part in the project: by promoting a multicultural idea of the university, students have become aware of the importance of discovering other countries and mingling theoretical notions with a different cultural background. Being able to get integrated into a new culture is a challenge that will also disclose some diverse aspects of people’s personality.
As a matter of fact, Erasmus has turned into a cultural phenomenon: attracting thousands of young people every year, this project is also tearing down