Language proficiency


Following the urgent measures adopted by the University, we would like to inform students, academic, technical and administrative staff that all the tests, exams and classes are suspended from February 24th to March 1st. SLAM will be closed to the public.

Activities will resume on March 2nd unless otherwise indicated.

Please contact us through the Infostudente Service only in case of emergency.

Thanks for your cooperation


The University of Milan Language Centre offers tests and language courses for both Italian and foreign students, in particular:


  • Placement tests and English courses for bachelor’s degree programmes
    Compulsory for those who do not have a language certificate at an equal or higher level than the language requirements of the chosen degree programme. 
  • Tests and courses in advanced French, Spanish, German and Anglo-American/English
    Compulsory for those who have to choose a second language in their study plan, such as areas of Political Economic and Social Sciences and Humanities.
  • Test and courses in English, French, Portuguese, Spanish and German for students who apply for European and non-European mobility programmes.
  • Italian courses 
    Open to international students, Erasmus+ students, graduate students, PhD students and visiting professors.

The University of Milan is also an examination Centre for a variety of international language certificates involving other institutions.

For information and assistance 
Infostudente Service

Tests and courses for international and mobility students, postgraduates, visiting scholars and professors.