CILS – Certificate of Italian as a Foreign Language

Italian version

CILS

 

The CILS (Certificate of Italian as a Foreign Language) certifies language and communication ability in Italian as a second language. This certification is officially recognized by EALTA (European Language Testing Association), the European association which aims to promote awareness of language testing best practice in Europe.

 

 


  • Levels


    Exam structure


    Fees

    Registration

    On the day of the exam

    Contact details




  • Contents


    Levels and structure


    Fees

    Registration

    Calendar

    Contact details



  • What is the difference compared to the CELI and PLIDA certifications?


    When is the next session?


    If I sign up for one level, can I change it later?

    How do I choose the right level for me?

    What is the difference between the B1 Standard and the B1 Citizenship?

    Can I take the exam in a different place to the one I signed up for?

    How should I prepare for the exam?

    Can I change the time of the exam?

    Is it possible to cancel registration for the exam?

    What happens if I don’t turn up on the day of the exam?

    How long does the exam last?

    How many points do I need to pass the exam?

    When and how can I find out the exam results?

    What happens if I don’t pass the exam?

    How can I lodge a complaint about my exam result?

    How will I receive my certificate?

    What if my data on the certificate is wrong?

    What is the validity of the certificates obtained?

    What happens if I lose my paper certificate?