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Reading and Listening B2 level English test for future students of the School of Science and Agricultural Sciences and Veterinary Medicine.

The University Language Centre organizes B2 level reading and listening tests in English for external candidates who are registering for one of the following Second-cycle Degree courses at the University of Padova:

  • Evolutionary Biology
  • Marine Biology
  • Chemistry
  • Computer Science
  • Physics
  • Data Science
  • Molecular Biology
  • Physics of Data
  • Cybersecurity
  • Geophysics for Natural Risks and Resources
  • Substainable Agriculture
  • Italian Food&Wine
  • Biotechnologies for Food Science
  • Forest Science

Only candidates who are registering for one of the above courses will be permitted to take the test.

The test is for those who do not already have an internationally recognized B2 level certificate, or a certificate from a University Language Centre.

The test will take place at the Language Centre on 25/9/2020 at 10.00 probably via zoom.

Registration for the test will open on July 7th 2020 and will remain open until 8 a.m. on 22/9/2020.

The test results will be published within a few days on this webpage and will also be sent to the Student Registration Office (Ufficio Carriere Studenti), to the Science School and to the Agricultural Sciences and Veterinary Medicine School.

Once you have registered at university, if you have passed the test you will receive an Open Badge. The test does not provide a certificate or university credits.

A few days before the test you will receive an email in which you will be given the username and password you will have to use to access the test on the day.