To be submitted where you are asked for an official certificate.
The CILS certification, as it is nationally recognized, can be used in all areas where a certain level of fluency in Italian is required and formally certified, including:
- Entering the world of work and study
- For the enrollment in Italian universitie
- To teach the Italian language
As a motivation for language studies
The certification is still a goal to be achieved and, so, it encourages the motivation in learning the language.
To obtain a long-term residence permit
In order to obtain a residence permit, the Italian law forsees as mandatory the achievement of an Italian language recognized certification.
Specifically, the certification CILS A2 is recognized by the Ministry of Foreign Affairs among the titles of fluency in Italian language valid for obtaining the residence permit for EC long-term residents.The Institute Galilei therefore provides its students the opportunity to activate CILS exam preparation courses specifically taylored to all those who wish to take the exam CILS A2 for the specific purposes of obtaining the residence permit.
For enrolment in an Italian university
In order to enroll in an Italian University the minimum required level is the CILS DUE (B2). Foreign students who have this level are exempted from the test of knowledge of Italian language and can immediately start to attend the lessons and exams regularly. The CILS DUE – B2 is therefore considered valid for the admission of foreign students in the Italian system of higher education.
To obtain a higher score in public ranking
To be included in public occupation rankings, foreign students with a certificate CILS of levels THREE-C1 and FOUR-C2 can be accredited with additional score.