Católica Global School of Law is one of the University Members of the Pan-European Seal (PES) programme. Every year, the programme welcomes talented young graduates from different universities, providing them with the opportunity to gain a unique insight into the workings of the EU Intellectual Property Office (EUIPO) and the European Patent Office (EPO), in a year-long paid traineeship. Through this partnership, we aim to provide our graduates with an opportunity to acquire valuable on-the-job experience, contributing to these institutions’ mission to develop future talent within the IP industry

Should you require any further information, please visit the office’s websites or contact them directly: 

  • EPO

PES Programme Website 

FAQs for Students 

EPO e-learning centre 





EUIPO Website 

Academy Learning Portal (ALP) 



Maria Rubina Silva

Trainee at EUIPO
I am extremely grateful to have been accepted to the PES Traineeship program and am sure this experience will enrichen me both professionally and personally and will prove the ideal beginning of a challenging and thrilling future in IP.