DELE (Examination centre for level A2 and B2)

What is the DELE diploma?

DELE is the official diploma of Spanish language learning from the Cervantes Institute. These diplomas are recognised around the world and are well respected in the spheres of education and business alike. To obtain Spanish nationality is necessary to have at least a diploma DELE level A2.

What is the DELE diploma for?

  • If you are going to spend a long period of time in Spain, for studies, work or simply for leisure, you can make the most of your stay by taking the exam. You can then return to your home country with an internationally recognised official qualification which attests to your abilities in the Spanish language.
  • With a DELE diploma you will be able to access grants, internships and well-paid jobs which require a knowledge of Spanish.
  • It is a key to accessing university undergraduate and postgraduate degree courses in Spain as well as in 90 countries, where the diploma is recognised.
DELE is an exam that you can prepare for in Spain, at our centre TANDEM MADRID with face to face classes or via our online classes and take the exam either here in Madrid or in your own country of origin or residence.

DELE exam levels

DELE Spanish diploma Common European Framework Reference
DELE Spanish diploma A1 A1
DELE Spanish diploma A2 A2
DELE Spanish diploma B1 B1
DELE Spanish diploma B2 B2
DELE Spanish diploma C1 C1
DELE Spanish diploma C2 C2

Learn more: http://dele.cervantes.es/en/information/levels/spanish_levels.html

DELE 2018 exam dates

Call Date of written exam Deadline for inscription Levels
February February 9 January 10 A2
April April 6 February 14 A1, A2, B1, B2, C1
May May 18 – school students March 28 A1, A2-B1
May May 19 – general March 28 A1, A2, B1, B2, C1, C2
July July 13 May 23 A2, B1, B2, C1
September September 14 August 1 A2
October October 5 August 22 A2, B1, B2
November November 9 – school students October 3 A1, A2-B1
November November 10 – general October 3 A1, A2, B1, B2, C1, C2

DELE 2018 for school students

Visiting groups from educational institutions (high schools, colleges, academies etc.) can take advantage of their stay by receiving DELE preparation classes for one or more weeks at our centre.

It is also possible to prepare for the oral exam via Skype with our native Spanish speaker teachers who also hold the title of DELE examiner.

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