The selection process will be managed by the EUPADRA Admissions Committee that will undertake the following activities:

• Validitation of correctness of the application documents
• Preliminary shortlist of candidates
• Interviews (on site or via Skype/conference call) with shortlisted applicants
• Approval of the final rankings
• Transfer of the final list of the new students to the European Commission
• Communication to the selected students

All applicants will be evaluated according to the following criteria:

  1. very good/outstanding study results, i.e. academic excellence, in the relevant study areas (up to 20 points)
  2. result of the interview (up to 20 points), for those shortlisted
  3. level of language skills (up to 15 points)
  4. motivation (up to 15 points)
  5. recommendations (up to 15 points)
  6. academic potential and/or work experience and professional qualifications, depending on the applicant’s profile (up to 15 points)

Maximum score: 100 points

Any complaint regarding the evaluation of applications provided by the Admission Committee can be addressed to the Scientific Committee, whose decision is final, by writing at