This page describes the general layout and navigation of the Erasmus+ and European Solidarity Corps platform. It is intended for the general public, applicants and beneficiaries of these programmes.
The Erasmus+ and European Solidarity Corps platform is the single entry point to the Erasmus+ and European Solidarity Corps programmes for the Multiannual Financial Framework 2021-2027. It enables applicants and beneficiaries to:
The page is accessible even if you do not yet have an EU Login account, however most of the actions you will perform as an applicant or awarded beneficiary require signing in.
The screen consists of the following areas:
The main menu, header and footer are always displayed and can be accessed from anywhere inside the platform.
The content that is available to you depends on whether or not you are authenticated and on your role in the organisation.
Erasmus+ and European Solidarity Corps platform
The following elements are available in the top bar:
Once you sign in, you will also be able to:
Signed in user
At the bottom of the screen you will find a link to the privacy statement as well as the date and version of the latest platform update.
Use the main menu to navigate through the various sections of the Erasmus+ and European Solidarity Corps platform. Certain sections are only available after you sign in.
On a desktop computer screen, the menu can be collapsed or expanded by clicking on the X/menu icon, respectively.
On a mobile device, the menu is collapsed by default and only the menu icon is displayed.
Menu display on desktop computer (left) and mobile device (right) for applicants and beneficiaries
The Work area displays content according to your selection in the main menu and to whether or not you have signed in.
Where applicable, the work area is further divided into:
It is possible to scroll independently through the menu, the work area as a whole, and the two panels of the work area.
The following images show examples of the work area using the Content menu, the Search/Filter panel and the header:
Work area without header
Work area with header
The following example shows the expanded and collapsed Search Filter panel, respectively:
Collapsing and expanding the Search filter panel
To sign into the Erasmus+ and European Solidarity Corps platform click on the Profile icon in the top bar, then click Register or sign in and provide your EU Login username and password.
Please note that 2-factor authentication is required to access certain European Commission services, including the Erasmus+ and European Solidarity Corps platform. For further details about EU Login with 2-factor authentication please see the page EU Login - European Commission Authentication Service.
To sign out, click the Profile icon and select the Sign out button.
The homepage includes quick access buttons to the Erasmus+ and European Solidarity Corps opportunities.
After signing in you will also have access to the search filters, as well as an overview of the most relevant information to you, such as:
Clicking on the hyperlinked element (e.g. Form ID for an application) next to a specific item takes you to the relevant section of the platform. To return to the homepage click Home in the main menu or in the breadcrumb.
Homepage before and after signing in
When you are authenticated you can choose what you wish to view on the homepage, from the available information. This custom selection of information is referred to as a "custom view".
Custom views can be saved, set as default, and deleted in a dedicated customisation panel.
To open this panel click on the Customise button. To close the panel click either on the Close Customise button or on the X in the top right corner of the panel.
Creating and saving a custom view enables you to use it later on to quickly change what you see on the homepage.
To apply the custom view simply select it from the list, and the homepage is updated accordingly.
Setting a view as default enables you display the same set of workspaces every time you return to the homepage.
Customise your view
To access a specific page:
Due to technical constraints, certain sections (e.g. Register My Organisation etc.) open in a different browser tab. These sections are easily identifiable via a specific icon, as shown below.
To return to the homepage, simply return to the Erasmus+ and European Solidarity Corps platform tab.