The Diploma de Español Lengua Extranjera (DELE) is an official qualification attesting to a command of the Spanish language issued by the Instituto Cervantes (the Government of Spain’s official organisation for promoting Spanish). It is recognised internationally and valid indefinitely. It can be obtained by sitting and passing the appropriate exam (there are three examination sessions each year).
DELE certificates are internationally recognized and valid indefinitely. They enjoy great prestige, not only among public and private educational institutions and authorities, but also in the business world and in Chambers of Commerce.
It can be obtained by sitting and passing the appropriate exam. The University of León's Language Centre is an Official DELE Test Centre and offers its students various testing periods along with DELE preparatory courses.
|DELE Examination Sessions 2021||Levels||Date of Examination||Registration Dates|
|February||Level A2||18 February 2022||Until 12 January 2022|
|May||Levels A2, B1, B2, C1 and C2||21 May 2022||Until 16 March 2022|
|July||Level A2||1 Jujy 2022||Until 4 May 2022|
|October||Levels A2||7 October 2022||Until 24 August 2022|
|November||Levels A2, B1, B2, C1 and C2||19 November 2022||Until 5 October 2022|
The prices of Diplomas de Español como Lengua Extranjera (DELE) approved by Instituto Cervantes' Governing Body for 2020 are: