The Erasmus Mundus Joint Master on Climate Change and Diversity: Sustainable Territorial Development (CCD-STEDE) is a very selective programme. Every year, we receive hundreds of applications from candidates coming from more than 50 countries. In twelve years, the number of applications has varied from a minimum of 150 to a maximum of 1068; while the acceptance rate range has varied from a minimum of 3% to a maximum of 16%. We encourage and welcome applications from suitably skilled candidates from all backgrounds!



1) Copy of your Passport or ID

2) Proof of place of residence (e.g. residence certificate issued in accordance with the candidate’s municipality normal registration rules or certificate from the candidate’s place of work, study or training issued by the institution in question, etc. For more info on eligible documents, please see PRADO website). For this document English translation is not needed.

3) Copy Diploma(s) and other award certificate(s) + copy of the Diploma Supplement whenever IF available

4) Copy of your Transcript of Records

5) Copy of 2 reference letters (PLEASE NOTE: must be on headed paper of the institution where your referees belong to and duly signed) –  [preferably one from professionals, one from academics OR from two different institutions]

6) Curriculum vitae – Europass format ONLY: the non-conformity to the format will be evaluated as part of the selection process

– Download the template for PATH 1 (knowledge of English and Spanish)

– Download the template for PATH 2 (knowledge of English and Portuguese)

– Download the template for PATH 3 and 4 (knowledge of English and French)

7) Personal Statement to be filled in English (download the template)

8) Language proficiency diplomas or certificates (if any) (A good command of the chosen path’s second language is required to be eligible. Please consider it for your choice)

All the documents must be submitted in *.pdf



The European Education and Culture Executive Agency (EACEA), in the context of managing the Erasmus Mundus Joint Masters, collects and processes the personal data of some of the candidates. In particular, certain data of the scholarship holders and non-scholarship holders is shared with the Agency and treated according to this privacy statement.