Established in 1495, USC is one of the world's oldest universities in continuous operation Today the university's facilities cover more than 130 hectares (320 acres). In terms of human resources, the university has more than 2,000 teachers involved in study and research, over 42,000 students, and more than 1,000 people working in administration and services. Moreover, in 2009, the University received the accreditation of Campus of International Excellence by the Ministry of Education, recognizing USC as one of the most prestigious universities in Spain.
Memorandum of Understanding as well as the Agreement for the Exchange of Students were signed in January 2018. In accordance with the Students Exchange Agreement, both parties agree to accept 2 students each academic year to participate in the exchange.
Beside, as of 2019, University of Hamburg and GIPA cooperate under Erasmus+ "International Credit Mobility" (ICM) Programme; (Students and staff exchange);
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ERASMUS + is the European Union's program for education, training, youth and sport. This program has run from 2014 and consolidates a single framework supporting the areas of education, training, youth and sport and other international programs, including Jean Monnet and Erasmus Mundus.
The Erasmus + program is intended to support education, training, youth and sport in all sectors of lifelong learning, including higher education, vocational training, adult education, school education, youth activities and training in the field of sport.
GIPA has participated in the Erasmus+ Program since 2016.
GIPA offers individual mobility opportunities for learning or training purposes for its students, academic and administrative staff in Europe. These mobility projects will allow participants to travel to another country to study, work, teach, train and develop professional skills.