The Canary Islands Ministry of Education and Health coordinate a special vaccination device against covid-19 for which 1,254 university students who plan to take higher education programs abroad have been cited or national mobility in the academic year 2021-2022.
From this Thursday, the students of the universities of Las Palmas de Gran Canaria (ULPGC), La Laguna (ULL), Fernando Pessoa and European University of the Canary Islands (UEC) who participate in internationalization and mobility programs and have not yet been vaccinated, He is summoned by telephone by the Canary Health Service to receive the vaccine.
The spaces enabled for the inoculation of this group of university students are the Santiago Martín pavilion, in Tenerife, and the Pedro Hidalgo fighting ground, in Las Palmas de Gran Canaria, both previously used by the Canary Islands Health Service in order to mass vaccinations.
According to the data provided by the university centers, 323 students from the University of La Laguna will travel abroad or to the national territory to continue their studies next year.
From the University of Las Palmas de Gran Canaria, 679 will do so through Erasmus +, 42 within the Mundus program and 161 with Seneca national mobility grants.
29 young people enrolled at the European University of the Canary Islands and 20 students from the Fernando Pessoa-Canarias University have also taken part in internationalization programs.