Take advantage of the University's services to learn languages and improve Catalan and English!​

The Languages Service offers different services to help you improving your command of Catalan and English and to acquire communicative skills in other languages such as French and German. It also offers grants and prizes and runs campaigns to promote language parity and plurilingualism. 

Click on the category to see all the services:

​ Learning (courses, conversation groups, language learning centres, language exchanges, individual tutoring, grants for language courses).

Language tests and certification (level tests in Catalan, Spanish, Italian, Portuguese and grants for taking language tests).

Proofreading and translation (language consultancy and proofreading services in Catalan and English, translation into Catalan). 

Incoming students welcoming (welcome and language exchanges events and workshops).

Parity and plurilingualism (awards and grants for thesis, teaching materials and activities; languages and cultures workshops; language regulations; volunteering and campaigns).

Contact us:


VALENCIAN (We offer  A2 B1 B2 C1 C2 level courses and we also have preparation for official exams JQCV, EOI, CIEACOVA)


SPANISH (We offer  A1 A2 B1 B2 C1 level courses and we also have preparation for official exams DELE I SIELE



ENGLISH (We offer  A1 A2 B1 B1+ B2 B2+ C1 C1+ C2 level courses,  we also have preparation for official exams PACLE, LINGUASKILL, FIRST CERTIFICATE, ADVANCE, PROFICIENCY, PET, TOELF, IELTS, EOI, OXFORD TEST OF ENGLISH i specific courses.  On the other hand, we have courses for children and junior)


FRENCH (We offer A1 A2 B1 B2 C1 C2 level courses,  we also have preparation for official exams PACLE, DALF and DELF and specific courses)



ITALIAN (We offer  A1 A2 B1 B2 C1 level courses,  we also have preparation for official exams CELI and specific courses)



GERMAN (We offer A1 A2 A2+ B1 B1+ B2 C1 C2 level courses,  we also have preparation for official exams PACLE and specific courses)



PORTUGUESE (We offer A2 B1 level courses)



COREÀ (We offer A1 level courses)



ÀRAB (We offer A1 A2 level courses)





We also offer translation, interpreting and proofreading services, both for the university community and for companies requiring these services.




The Centre also offers a new language consultancy service for speakers and lecturers who have to give a presentation in a foreign language, with sessions aimed at perfecting pronunciation and revising the documents to be used at the conference.




The Centre has 20 classrooms with movable walls to create spaces of greater capacity and versatility, an assembly hall with a capacity for 100 people open to the holding of company events, and it also has multi-purpose and ambivalent spaces for workshops, exhibitions, etc. Contact for rental: contactocdi@uv.es

Confucius Institute

This institute aims to promote the study of the Chinese language and be the centre for teacher and student exchanges. The institute currently offers Chinese: language, culture and society and Chinese: language, culture and business for professionals. Japanese language courses are also offered.

Faculty of Language Studies, Translation and Communication
Av. Blasco Ibañez, 32
46010 València
Tel.: 963 983 592

The University of Valencia organises tests and issues certificates of languages proficiency:

CIEACOVA Catalan language certification tests at the Languages Service.

PACLE English language certification tests at the Centre d'Idiomes.

Cambridge English language certification tests at the Centre d'Idiomes.

TOEFL English language certification tests at the Centre d'Idiomes.

Oxford English language certification tests at the Centre d'Idiomes.

French and German languages certification tests at the Centre d'Idiomes.

CELI Italian language certification tests at the Languages Service.

CAPLE Portuguese language certification tests at the Languages Service.

HSK, YCT and BCT Chinese​ language certification tests at the Confucius Institute.

DELE Spanish language certification tests at the Languages Service.

Equivalences of Catalan and second language certificates at the University of Valencia​

The university community needs to certify, for different academic and administrative processes, to be in possession of a certain level of Catalan or second languages. Check the equivalences of the different certificates accepted by the University of Valencia: