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CELI certificates test your knowledge of the Italian Language. They indicate your Italian language skills and can be used for work or study purposes. All UNIVPM students and graduates, as well as external candidates, can take the CELI exams.

The CSAL (Centro di Supporto per l' Apprendimento delle Lingue), in agreement with the  Università per Stranieri di Perugia (,  organizes the exam sessions.
Please contact our Italian teachers Bernadette DupoutsRaquel García Prieto  and Ilona Mesits for more information about CELI certification.

CELI exams are also available for different types of candidates: CELI immigrati for migrants and CELI adolescenti for school children.

The Ministry of Education recognizes CELI 3 as valid for admission to degree courses at Italian Universities

Students who pass CELI 4 and CELI 5 can be considered equivalent to Italian students. However each Faculty may also require the applicants to pass a specific entrance test.