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Start your application (EPSO/CAST/P/1-4/2015)

Overview of the selection process 

1. Complete online application

  • Complete and validate the online application form. If you are eligible for more than one profile and/or function group, you can submit separate applications for each profile and/or function group. 
  • You cannot amend or update your application(s), once you have validated. 
  • Unless otherwise stated on the EPSO website, this call will remain open for registration without any deadline for submitting applications.


2. Candidates shortlisted from the database of applicants 

  • Once you have validated your application, you will be included in the database. 
  • When there is a vacancy, the agency will short-list a certain number of candidates that fit the profile to first participate in computer-based multiple choice tests.
  • If shortlisted, you will receive an invitation to book a test in your EPSO account. Please check your EPSO account at least twice a week.


3. Sit computer-based multiple choice tests (CBT)

  • You will sit verbal, numerical and abstract reasoning tests (in your main language) and a competency test for the profile you have applied for (in your second language) in a test centre in one of the 28 EU member states.
  • There are 4 testing periods foreseen to take place in the next 6 months.
  • IMPORTANT: Completing and validating the online application form is not a guarantee that you will be invited to sit the computer-based tests. Only shortlisted candidates are invited to sit these tests. 


4. Invitation for interview

  • If you pass the CBT tests, you will be invited for an interview by one of the recruiting services of the agencies. 
  • If successful in the interview, you may be offered a job.


Before applying:

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On the next page (available in English, French and German), you should log into your EPSO account by filling in your user name and your password.



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