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28.07.2017

ESCO V1 is live!

The Commission has launched the first full version of the European classification of Skills, Competences, Occupations and Qualifications (ESCO). The classification is available in 26 languages (the 24 EU languages, Icelandic and Norwegian). 

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28.07.2017

ESCO in EURES

EURES will use ESCO as a common European reference language to find the best match between jobseekers and job posts, by automatically comparing knowledge, skills and competences requested by the employer with the skills profile of candidates.

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28.07.2017

Conference to showcase ESCO v1

The Commission is pleased to announce that the ESCO v1 conference will be taking place in Brussels on 9-10 October 2017. ESCO V1 represents a key milestone in this project and a chance to share the ESCO classification with the wider public.

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BROWSE THE ESCO CLASSIFICATION

Get to know ESCO

ESCO is the multilingual classification of European Skills, Competences, Qualifications and Occupations. ESCO is part of the Europe 2020 strategy.

The ESCO classification identifies and categorises skills, competences, qualifications and occupations relevant for the EU labour market and education and training. It systematically shows the relationships between the different concepts.