Certificates and Exams

Linguae Mundi at Coventry University is an approved examination centre for several international language qualifications. We also have preparation courses to help you get ready for the exams. Whether you need an exam to live, work or study aborad, or just to prove your level, you can take it here in Coventry.

Next examination dates and courses

Language Exam Examination Dates Registration deadline Registration Preparation course start
French DELF/DALF 6-13 Dec 2019 29 October 2019 (Soon) Week starting 7 October 2019
Spanish DELE 22/23 Nov 2019 9 October 2019 Register Week starting 7 October 2019
Italian CILS
(B1 only)
24 Oct 2019 19 Sept 2019 Register -
A1/A2/B1/  B1 citizenship/B2/C1
3 Dec 2019 22 Oct 2019 Register Week starting 
7 October 2019

Next exam resit dates

Language Exam Resit Resit - Examination Dates Resit - Registration deadline Registration Link Preparation course start
Italian CILS
(B1 only)
24 Oct 2019 19 Sept 2019 Register -
A1/A2/B1/  B1 citizenship/B2/C1
3 Dec 2019 19 Oct 2019 Register -

We are also an approved centre for qualifications issued by the following external bodies:

  • Mandarin: HSK (via the Confucius Institute)
  • British Sign Language: Signature BSL
  • English: Trinity
  • German: AQA (runs on request)

Benefits of taking an accredited exam

All our exams:

  • Help international mobility – for work or study
  • Are recognised internationally
  • Are valid for life – qualification never expires*
  • Can be used for residency, work permits and university entry


* SIELE and TCF are computer-based tests and are valid for proving proficiency for 2 years only.

** Fees for exams are paid to the relevant examination agency and are non-refundable. Please note that it is not possible to refund exam fees once we have received your declaration of entry for the exam.


For more information, contact us at: examslinguaemundi@coventry.ac.uk

Or you can visit us at: Room 106, Student Centre, Coventry University, Coventry, CV1 2JH

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