Model European Union

Model EU – National and Brussels Simulation

The EWEI Model EU consists of a cycle of simulations organized in two phases, in order to fully experience the functioning mechanism of the European institutions.

End date: May 2019

Duration: 4 days

Step 1

The simulation of the Committee on Civil Liberties, Justice and Home Affairs of the European Parliament will take place in three different cities and will be attended by the university students and graduates who will overcome the interview conducted by the EWEI organizing committee.

Rome: 8-9 April 2019

Paris: 11-12 April 2019

Berlin: 15-16 April 2019

Step 2

In Brussels on May 28 and 29, the participants will go deeper into their direct knoledge of the EU ordinary legislative procedure and of the Common European Asylum System.

The best delegates of the national simulations will participate to a simulation of the Council of the EU, in the Justice and Home Affairs Configuration.

The other students will have the opportunity to simulate the European Parliament in plenary session.


Main topic

The participants to the EWEI-MEU will be called to work on the issue of migration and, more specifically, on the rethinking of the Common European Asylum System.

The documents discussed during the different simulations will be:

RomeDublin Regulation

ParisDublin Regulation

BerlinEU Resettlement Framework

Preparation courses

The participants will take part in preparatory webinar courses, held on an e-learning Platform.

The training course will deepen the knowledge of the functioning of the European institutions; lectures will study the historical evolution of European migration policies, analyze the main legislative documents on asylum, learn the rules of procedure of the European Parliament and refine their public speaking techniques.


Date: between the end of April and mid-May 2019


One national & Brussels simulation: 250

The cost includes:

  • 2 days simulation of the Committee LIBE of the EU Parliament proceedings, that will take place in Rome, Paris and Berlin
  • Online preparation course (10 hours)
  • Training material
  • Certificate of participation


  • 2 days simulation of the proceedings of the Council of the EU or the EU Parliament in Plenary Session held in Brussels
  • Online preparation course (4 extra hours)
  • Additional training material
  • Additional Certificate of participation

The cost DOES NOT include meals, accommodation and travel expenses.

Rewards motivation

The best 5 students of each national simulation will have the possibility to simulate the Council of the EU during the second phase that will take place in Brussels, without registration fees;

The best students will have the opportunity to do interviews for internships with our corporate partners

Participation requirements & Selections

Participation requirements

  •  ongoing or completed university studies
  •  B2 level of English

Selection procedures

1.  online pre-registration

2.  skype interview to be booked on a dedicated software

3.  reception of an e-mail with the  outcome of the interview

4. payment of the participation fee  within the next two working days from the reception of the e-mail (step 3)


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Giovanni Bray

SOAS, University of London | Italy
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Arianna Pepponi

Luiss Guido Carli University - Rome | Italy
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Cesare Alfieri - Florence University | Italy
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Cecilia Paone

Torvergata University - Rome | Italy
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Lorenzo Caltabiano

Utrecht University | Italy
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Kalkidan Veronesi

Bocconi University - Milan | Italy
Economic Diplomacy
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