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Certification

 

Certification

This Italian Cultural Institute is home to the certification exams for knowledge of the Italian language (CELI) issued by the University for Foreigners of Perugia

Two exam sessions are held every year for any level in two sessions.  June and November.  Contact this Institute at least 6 weeks prior to the session of your choice.

The cost of the certification exam is K.shs. 5000,- per person.

CELI certificates are certificates of general Italian that are aimed at adults and young people (not under the age of 16) with schooling.


The certificates can be spent in the field of work and study.

CELI levels:
The CELI are divided into 6 levels on the model of the Common European Framework of Reference for the language (CEFR)

CLICK HERE to download the exam texts

 

2021

June 2021 session:

- Exam date: 22.6.2021

- Registration deadline: 10.5.2021

 

November 2021 session:

- Exam date: 22.11.2021

- Registration deadline: 10.10.2021

 

How to register:
Applications for registration must be submitted using the appropriate form by the dates indicated by the IIC, and sent by e-mail to the following address: iicnairobi@esteri.it

 

Terms of payment:
• Check deposited directly into the IIC account
• Bank Transfer

 

Institute Bank details:
- Bank: NCBA
- n. CC: 6708230017
- Made out to: Embassy of Italy - IIC
- Agency: Village Market
- SWIFT: cbafkenx

 

Documents to be attached to the form:
• Copy of valid identity document
• Bank proof of payment.

Registration form: CLICK HERE

 

Certification in Italian as a Foreign Language  


Certificates in Italian are qualifications that declare the level of communicative competence in Italian as a foreign language. The recipients are all foreign citizens, Italian citizens resident abroad (descendents of Italian emigrants) and foreign immigrants in Italy.

To sit the exams no particular qualification is necessary.

For the administration of the exams abroad through Italian Institutes of Culture, the Ministry of Foreign Affairs ha stipulated agreements with the following institutions: 

 


Correspondence of the Certifications with the European Common Reference Outline

 Università per Stranieri di Perugia Università per Stranieri di
Siena
Università degli Studi di Roma Tre Dante Alighieri
LIVELLO C2
Padronanza
CELI 5 CILS Quattro-C2 IT PLIDA C2
LIVELLO C1
Efficacia
CELI4    
CILS Tre-C1 ------ PLIDA C1          
LIVELLO B2
Progresso
CELI3 CILS Due B2 ------ PLIDA B2
LIVELLO B1
Soglia
CELI2 CILS Uno B1 ele.IT PLIDA B1
LIVELLO A2
Sopravvivenza
CELI1 CILS A2 ------ PLIDA A2
LIVELLO A1
Contatto
CELI1 CILS A1 ------ PLIDA A1


The Italian Institute of Culture, Nairobi administers the certifications of Università degli studi di Siena at an intermediate level, Certification CILS


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