Professional Internships

​The Portuguese Competition Authority’s (AdC) purpose is to defend competition to the benefit of citizens (“With competition, everybody wins”).
Its mission is to investigate more, better and faster in order to be the reference as public service provider in quality, agility and ability to deliver value to society.

The AdC has currently 1 opening for 1 year internship. Find out more:

Bachelor’s and Master’s Degree;
Master’s Degree concluded in the last 3 years.

(for academic qualifications obtained abroad, the candidate will have to convert to the equivalent Portuguese grading scale "from 0 to 20". The conversion will later be validated by the AdC).


  • Internship contract;
  • Duration of 12 months; 
  • 7:30 daily hours;
  • Internship grant;
  • Meal allowance; 
  • Personal injury insurance;
  • Certificate of attendance and final internship evaluation.


Selection process:
The AdC’s internship selection process consists of two phases:

  • Curriculum evaluation;
  • Interview.

Submissions phase: Until 23:59 (UTC/GMT+00:00) on February 5, 2021
Fill out the application, joining the required documents.

Selection phase: During February
Admissions: End of February