Development of european consciousness in Erasmus students

Sevda Mutlu



This research is the content analysis of 502 Erasmus students’ experiences published in the website One of the main purposes of the Erasmus Student Exchange Program is to maintain a cross-cultural dialogue through student activity, to remove prejudices and thus to strengthen interaction and join EU ctizens under such concepts as “Euro-pean Consciousness” and “Being European”. The purpose of this study is to determine how successful the Erasmus Student Exchange Program is through the shared Erasmus experiences of the participating students.


Key words:

EU, European Consciousness, Erasmus Student, Academic Experience, Personal Experience


DOI: 10.15503/jecs20112-87-102


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