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Registration CLOSED

for the OCTOBER 2015 traineeship session.

To check the status of your application

 
 

3–step recruitment process

1. Application

  • Traineeships beginning in October – applications open in January.
  • Traineeships beginning in March – applications open July–August.
 

2. Pre-selection

Every single application is assessed on the basis of academic profile, language skills and additional qualities. A ranking is then established and the 2,800 candidates with the highest scores are shortlisted.

The applications which do not comply with the formal requirements are rejected.

 

3. Recruitment

The Commission units select candidates according to their specific needs and criteria (languages, studies, experience, etc.). Some 650 trainees are recruited for each session.

 

Calendar

MARCH 2015-JULY 2015 Traineeship

  • TRAINEESHIP: Ongoing
 

OCTOBER 2015-FEBRUARY 2016 Traineeship

  • APPLICATIONS: closed
  • PRESELECTION/eligibility: February-May 2015

The results of the pre-selection process for the administrative trainees have been published on their ECAS account on the 11th of May 2015.
Please consult your ECAS account.

11-12 May 2015: Communication of the results of the pre-selection process to candidates
12-27 May 2015: Treatment of candidates' inquiries by the Traineeships Office Unit

  • SELECTION: June 2015
    Sending of offers: start mid of June 2015
  • TRAINEESHIP: October 2015
 

MARCH 2016-JULY 2016 Traineeship

  • APPLICATIONS: mid-July - end of August 2015