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 the University of Bologna.


Information for submission of 2021 ISEE for the additional contribution is available now. Please, consult the document Additional contribution to the Erasmus+Traineeship grant a.y. 2021/22 [.pdf 208 KB] and follow the indications. 

How to apply

Within the Erasmus + Mobility for traineeship scheme a.y. 2021/22, a call is issued for applications to do two/three-month paid traineeships in European Union countries.

To take part in the call you must:

  • Read the call and its attachments carefully;
  • Check the language requirements needed;
  • Get your host organization to fill out the Company Agreement Form; 
  • Upload your application on line via AlmaRM as of Friday 26 March 2021. Deadline: Wednesday 12 May 2021, 1 p.m;
  • Check the results on AlmaRM.

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 up to a maximum of 3 months.

Where can you go

The countries of destination are:

  • the 26 European Union Member States: Austria, Belgium, Bulgaria, Cyprus, Croatia, Denmark, Estonia, Finland, France, Germany, Greece, Ireland, Latvia, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Malta, The Netherlands, Poland, Portugal, the Czech Republic, Romania, Slovakia, Slovenia, Spain, Sweden and Hungary;
  • the 3 Countries of the European Economic Area: Island, Liechtenstein and Norway;
  • the accession candidate countries: Nord Macedonia, Serbia Turkey;
  • the United Kingdom.

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.