The University Language Center (CLA), according to article 20/5 of the university didactic regulations, organizes entrance tests and language tests on behalf of departments and centers, as required in the study plan.

Please note:

  • CLA organizes tests all year round except for August.
  • Each turn has a maximum number of 55 seats. We recommend to enroll well in advance. Test dates are available on the pages: 
  • the tests organised by CLA are not language certifications, but tests that are necessary to satisfy the language requirements expressed in the study plan. For UniTrento students, it is possible to take some language certifications at an discounted price. Full information on the page: Do you want to obtain a certificate?

General rules for Tests

All students enrolled at the University of Trento must respect the students’ code of honor when taking entrance tests and language tests.

Furthermore, In order to take the in-person tests, students must have:

  1. an identity document with photo;
  2. UniTN username and password;
  3. a pen;


  • CS: Reading comprehension test
  • CO: Listening comprehension test
  • PS:  Writing task
  • PO: Speaking test
  • AD: Teaching activity
  • Cod. Esse3: Code of the teaching activity in the study plan (visible in Esse3)
  • CEL: Language expert and collaborator
  • CEFR: Common European Framework of Reference for Languages
  • CFU: Accademic credit
  • MyCLA: Personal area for students related to CLA courses and exams.