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.

How to apply

Within the Erasmus + Mobility for traineeship scheme a.y. 2020/21, a second call is issued for applications to do two/three-month paid traineeships in European Union countries.

To take part in the Call you must:

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: Republic of Nord Macedonia, Serbia;

  • the United Kingdom, which, although no longer EU Member State, continues to participate in the current 2014-2020 Erasmus+ programme.

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.