Future students 2022-23

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Reading and Listening B2 level English test for future students of some degree courses of the School of Science, Agricultural Sciences and Veterinary Medicine, Political Science, Humanities and Medicine and Surgery.

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 (academic year: 2022-23):

School of Science

  • Astrophysics and Cosmology
  • Chemistry
  • Computer Science
  • Cybersecurity
  • Data Science
  • Environmental Geology and Earth Dynamics
  • Evolutionary Biology
  • Environmental Sustainability and Education
  • Geophysics for Natural Risks and Resources
  • Industrial Biotechnologies
  • Marine Biology
  • Mathematics
  • Molecular Biology
  • Physics
  • Physics of Data
  • Sanitary Biology
  • Sustainable Chemistry and Technologies for Circular Economy

School of  Agricultural Sciences and Veterinary Medicine

  • Substainable Agriculture
  • Biotechnologies for Food Science
  • Forest Science
  • Food and Health


  • Chemical and process Engineering (DII)
  • Energy Engineering (DII)
  • Materials Engineering (DII)
  • Computer Engineering (DEI)
  • Control Systems Engineering (DEI)
  • Electronic Engineering (DEI)
  • ICT for Internet and multimedia (DEI)
  • Environmental Engineering (ICEA)
  • Water and geological risk Engineering (ICEA)
  • Ingegneria Gestionale: curriculum Management Engineering (DTG)

School of Economics and Political Science

  • International Relations and Diplomacy

School of Humanities

  • Historical Sciences (curriculum Mobility Studies)

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  on

  • 16/9/2022 (registration closed)
  • 27/9/2022 (registration closed)
  • 13/10/2022 (registration closed)
  • 2/12/2022  (registration closed)

This is a useful document to prepae:

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.

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 university credits.