Erasmus+ Mobility for Traineeships: What is it and how to apply

Erasmus+ Mobility for traineeships is the EU-promoted student mobility programme which gives students a chance to broaden their vocational and training curriculum by working abroad in any public sector company or a private commercial enterprise located in European countries that have joined the Erasmus+ Programme. The Erasmus+ Mobility for traineeships Call for applications is published every year by Bologna University.

How to apply

The Erasmus+ Mobility for traineeship A.Y. 2018/19 call will be published in March 2018.

You can still consult the Erasmus+ Mobility for traineeship A.Y. 2017/18 call for applications closed.

Please consult the call for A.Y. 2017/18 (closed by now) to get a general idea of the application procedure and remember that the application requirements may be modified for A.Y. 2018/19.

In the meantime, if you wish to look for a hosting institution, please consult the documents in the “Attachment” box.

Lenght of traineeship and financial contributions

The duration of traineeships under this programme is from 2 to 12 months and students may receive a EU grant.  

Who can take part?

Students enrolled in first, second, third cycle degree programme and single-cycle degree programme, who can carry out the traineeship before or after graduation.

Students with special needs

Please contact Servizio Studenti con Disabilità ( for any organizational support, guidance and physical accessibility check.

Have a look at MappED!, an online tool developed by the Erasmus Student Network (ESN) mapping the accessibility of higher education institutions and their services, to make informed choices about your mobility destination.

The Student toolkit has been designed by students for students, and contains tips and advice to support your learning journey.