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.

The CLA - Centro Linguistico di Ateneo promotes, organizes and offers Italian language courses for foreign students, researchers and professors. The courses cover levels A1 to C2 of the Council of Europe’s Common European Framework of Reference for Languages. Registered students and lecturers are free to use the multimedia facilities and the language laboratory for self-learning; they can also have access to audiovisual and computerized resources.

For any further information:
CLA - Centro Linguistico di Ateneo
via venezia, 16 - Padova
tel. +39 049 827 6185
didattica.cla@unipd.it

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