CELI is a certification of Italian language competence that attests language knowledge and communication competence. The CELI certification is released by University for Foreigners of Perugia through ALTE (Association of Language Testers in Europe). CLICK HERE for REGISTRATION FORM and for more information
The Italian Cultural Society is one of the official examination centers for the CELI certification.
ABOUT CELI CERTIFICATION
CELI is a certification of Italian language competence that attests language knowledge and communication competence. The CELI certification is released by University for Foreigners of Perugia through ALTE (Association of Language Testers in Europe).The certification CELI 2 level B1 is required to apply for Italian citizenship – Il CELI 2 attesta la conoscenza della lingua italiana al livello B1 del Quadro Comune Europeo di Riferimento.There are 6 levels of CELI: CELI Impatto (Level A1 of QCER); CELI 1 (Level A2 of QCER); CELI 2 (Level B1 of QCER); CELI 3 (Level B2 of QCER); CELI 4 (Level C1 of QCER); CELI 5 (Level C2 of QCER).
Certificates are granted by CVCL (and are the only Italian linguistic certificates included in ALTE Association of Language Testers in Europe). They are comparable per level with the most important language certificates granted by European institutions belonging to ALTE and comply with the learning objectives specified in the Common European Framework of Reference for Languages (CEFR). CVCL has adhered to the Quality System implemented by ALTE. All CELI certificates (from CELI 1 to CELI 5) possess the Q-Mark, a quality indicator awarded by ALTE once a rigorous audit has been passed.The CVCL promotes and develops study and research in the field of assessment and evaluation of language skills and competence. Established in 2005 as an autonomous university center, it has consolidated and strengthened a traditional experience in the certification of Italian as a Foreign Language, developed since 1987 by the University for Foreigners of Perugia.
The CELI exam takes place in three annual sessions (spring, summer and autumn), in Italy at the University for Foreigners of Perugia, and abroad in the authorized offices, such as The Italian Cultural Society of Washington DC.
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- CELI LEVELS
- SKILLS REQUIRED
- DESCRIZIONE PROVA CELI 2, Livello B1 (Scritto – comprensione e produzione di testi: 2 ore; Ascolto: 20 minuti; Orale: 10-12 minuti)