Under the supervision of a lawyer or administrator, interns
spend their four-month internship as follows:
about the department's activities
on the knowledge they acquired during their studies
themselves with various aspects of the European patent system
first-hand experience of working in an international organisation
Currently there are no vacancies available
- hold a recognised
university degree or equivalent qualification, preferably in the field of
patent law or intellectual property. In the latter case, the main subject of
the degree should be related to the work done in the department concerned.
Priority will be given to applicants who either already have a postgraduate
degree or who are currently studying for one.
- have completed their university
degree no more than two years prior to the beginning of the internship.
- have a very good knowledge
of one of the EPO's official languages (English, French and German) and a good
knowledge of another.
- be nationals of one of the