Erasmus+ Traineeships (SMT)

Erasmus offers higher education students, whatever the attending academic degree, the possibility to do a 2 to 12 months curricular or extracurricular traineeship in a work environment.

See the complete European Commission information about these traineeships here.


To support students in adapting to the requirements of the EU labour market;

To enable students to develop specific skills, including language skills, and to improve their knowledge of the economic and social culture of a particular country, acquiring experience in a work setting;

To forward cooperation amongst Higher Education Institutions (HEIs) and enterprises; to contribute to the advancement of qualified young people, open-minded and internationally experienced future professionals.

ERASMUS Student Charter


Erasmus+ Study (SMS) and Traineeship (SMT) Programme Guide for Outgoing Students

Guia de orientações do Programa Erasmus+ Estudos (SMS) e Estágio (SMT) para os estudantes de mobilidade outgoing

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