CLA - Università di Napoli

Università degli studi di Napoli Federico II

International certification

The Federico II University Language Centre (CLA - Centro Linguistico di Ateneo) is centre of some of the most important international certifying bodies for the following languages: English, French, German, Italian SL and FL.
Clicking on the link of each certifying body, it is possible to view all the useful information on the exam(s) of interest.

CLA gives the opportunity to Federico II students as well as external users, including school students, to certify their knowledge of French, English, Spanish and German and Italian both as a Foreign Language and as Second Language.

The Technical Direction for International Language Certifications is the university unit to contact to take an international language certification and/or a placement test to attend a free course for one of the international certifications released at CLA.

By clicking each certifying body page, you can access all the information needed to take each exam.
The placement tests are held twice a year: in September (bookings in June) and in December (bookings in November).
The link to the notice posted in the notice board will be available both on this page and on the "CLA Courses" > "Student Courses" page.

Please note that certificates can be picked up at the Direction Monday to Friday from 9:00 A.M. to 12:30 P.M.

For any information please contact the Direction for international language certifications,
Technical Director Mrs. Fabrizia Venuta ,
e.mail: -
phone number: +39-081-2534011, 081-2534447 .



The Direction is going to move to another office, we apologize for any problems connected to certificates release. In particular no certificates could be released if dated before the 12th May 2022.

No certificate will be realeased from the 4th August to the 4th September 2023.