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Organisation for Cooperation, Exchange and Networking: Student & Alumni

The Organisation for Cooperation, Exchange and Networking: Student & Alumni (OCEANS) is a global network of students, alumni, universities, and other stakeholders run by volunteers with the help of a service provider funded by the European Commission. OCEANS is open to students or alumni who have done an international credit mobility exchange between Erasmus+ programme and partner country universities with mission is to support intercultural exchange and global dialogue between alumni and students; empower members in their personal and professional development; and enhance internationalisation of higher education by supporting universities around the world to take part in international credit.

As members of OCEANS you have the world at your fingertips. You can take part in our events around the globe (and receive travel reimbursement), attend skill-building workshops and fairs to promote international exchange, organise your own event (and apply for funding to put the event on), publish articles, foster friendships and have fun! Membership is career-enhancing, allows you to impact your community, and keeps you connected with the world. Expand your horizons, increase your opportunities and start communicating at an international level joined by OCEANS Network.

OCEANS Network is open to students & alumni for Erasmus International Credit Mobility between EU (called "Programme") and Non-EU (called "Partner") countries (please find more information on the respective country types here). A person is eligible to be an OCEANS member if they attended university in an Erasmus+ Partner country and received International Mobility Credits from a university in a Programme country. Please visit our OCEANS community to join our network.