KEY FACTS and figures

What chance do you have of being recruited as a trainee?
How are nationalities represented among selected candidates?

On this page you will find answers to these and more questions!

The statistics on this page

were gathered from the traineeship sessions from March 2015 to October 2019. They are representative of these sessions only. Statistics for future sessions are likely to differ. Acceptance rates vary, based on many factors, among which the need to ensure diversity and fair representation among candidates, while balancing the Commission's needs for certain profiles.

(You can also compare the number of trainee applicants by nationality and by session.)

Figures based on data from March 2015 to October 2019

All applications

All applicants

Translation
traineeship
3.49%

Application
SUCCESS
RATE

Administration
traineeship
4.70%

Nationality

Nationality of trainees selected

Hover the mouse over each nationality to see the number of selected trainees.

 
 
 

You will find the answer in the chart above  

Statistics

Translation selected

Translation age range

 

All selected Work and Erasmus

Administration selected

Administration age range

Translation degree level

Translation THEME Administration
2.82% International Relations / Politics / Development 25.91%
2.26% Law 22.01%
2.26% European Studies 9.64%
- Economics 7.34%
49.72% Languages / Interpretation / Translation 4.33%
3.39% Administration / Business 4.29%
8.47% Humanities 3.78%
1.69% Social Studies 3.71%

 

Administration degree level

Translation number of times

Administration number of times