We sometimes offer internships to:
Interns work as part of a team under the supervision of an experienced tutor with a view to:
We have the following vacancies at our different sites:
Internship in a legal field as a part of your Rechtsreferendarzeit (period of practical training between first and second state examination for law students in Germany)
Internships are generally for a period of three to six months, unless specified otherwise. Please state your availability in your application, if this is other than the dates mentioned in the vacancy notice.
The EPO provides interns with a contribution towards living costs of between EUR 500 and 750 per month (on condition that they do not receive financial support from any other official or corporate source). The EPO does not cover any other expenses.
Interns must provide evidence of having medical insurance. They will not be covered under employers' liability insurance. The Office covers interns only in its public liability insurance.
If you would like to apply for one of these internships and you feel you meet our requirements, please use the online application form for the vacancy in question.
After submitting your application you will see a confirmation web screen. You will not receive a separate confirmation notification by e-mail.