- to provide interns with a unique, first-hand experience of the workings of CETS. The training also aims to provide an understanding of the objectives and goals of the EU integration processes and policies;
- to give interns an opportunity to acquire practical experience and knowledge of the day-to-day work of the Centre. They will have an opportunity to work in a multicultural, multilingual and multiethnic environment, contributing to the development of mutual understanding, trust and tolerance;
- to focus on providing successful candidates short-term and long-term projects in the aforementioned focus areas. CETS combines research and office work on current as well as future tasks of Centre, such as: organizing meetings and conferences, communicating with partner institutions, preparing reports, and editing academic papers and documents; and
- to give interns the opportunity to put into practice, knowledge acquired during their studies, particularly in their specific areas of competence. To introduce these graduates to the professional world and its constraints, duties and opportunities.