Language courses for Scholars

Language courses

The University of Padova offers many opportunities to gain a working knowledge of a foreign language or to build on existing skills.

The CLA - Centro Linguistico di Ateneo provides language courses (English, French, German, Spanish, Portuguese) for regular students, LLP-Erasmus students, professors, administrative staff. Thanks to the multimedia-laboratory facilities, both budding and experienced linguists can follow traditional lessons or choose from a host of self-taught courses.

  CLA Multimedia Library

The Multimedia Library is a branch of the Cla - Centro Linguistico di Ateneo. It provides a large collection of media: audio, video, language software, digital presentation resources, etc.
Students (including exchange students) and staff of the University can check-out DVDs and videos to watch in the lab. They are free to use the multimedia facilities and the language laboratory for self-learning; they can also have access to audiovisual and computerized resources.
Mediateca - Centro Linguistico di Ateneo
via Venezia n. 16 (4th floor) – 35131 Padova (map)
Tel. +39 049 827 6386
Opening hours: The Multimedia Library will open on September 14, 2015, due to its relocation.

Multimedia Labs

  • Palazzo Maldura
    piazzetta Gianfranco Folena, 1 - Padova
    Laboratorio A: 20 seats
    Laboratorio B: 25 seats
  • Complesso Via Venezia, 16
    Via Venezia, 16
    Padova