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European Patent Office

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EPO member and extension states


Internships at the European Patent Office

The Pan-European Seal

The Pan-European Seal Professional Traineeship Programme gives high-achieving young university graduates the opportunity to gain over one year paid internship, valuable on-the-job professional work experience in the multicultural environments of the EUIPO and the EPO.

Internships for patent professionals

These internships are open to patent attorneys.

Internships for national judges at the EPO Boards of Appeal

This internship programme is an opportunity for national judges to experience the procedures and proceedings at the Boards of Appeal of the EPO, which examine appeals from the decisions of the receiving section and the examining, legal and opposition divisions of the Office.

Other internships

Details of other internship opportunities at the EPO are published here.

Internships for graduates in the fields of law, international relations, European affairs, economics and communication

No positions available at the moment.

Internships for science and engineering students

No positions available at the moment.

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