Arqus Cafè: virtual meetings in a foreign language

The Arqus European university alliance, of which the University of Padua is a part, organises "Arqus Café", virtual meetings dedicated to students, who can meet online and practice foreign languages in an informal way, under the guidance of mother tongue tutors.

There are "Arqus Café" meetings for the following languages:

  • Portuguese
  • Chinese
  • English
  • Italian
  • Spanish
  • Ukrainian
  • Russian

The meetings last about an hour, and participation is cost-free, upon registration at

A certificate of attendance is also given to all students of Arqus universities (Padua, Granada, Bergen, Vilnius, Lyon, Leipzig, Graz).

Further information is available online.