PLIDA Courses

The PLIDA (Dante Alighieri Italian Language Project) certification is the official title certifying the competence level in Italian as a foreign language. The PLIDA is issued by Società Dante Alighieri and recognised at ministry and internationale levels.

PLIDA certification is valid to:

  • most clearly indicate the Italian awareness level on the curriculum vitae;
  • enrol in Italian universities without needing to pass the linguistic skill exam (level B2 or C1)
  • obtain long stay permit in Italy for non-EU citizens (at leve A2)
  • teach Italian as a second language (level C2)
  • be easily comparable with other international language certification systems, according to the criteria set by the Common European Framework.


Exam dates

Date Levels
February 21, 2024 A2, B1
March 20, 2024 B2, C1
May 22, 2024 A2
June 12, 2024 B1, B2, C1
June 22, 2024 A1, A2, B1, B2 (Juniores)
September 11, 2024 A2, B1
October 19, 2024 A1, A2, B1, B2 (Juniores)
November 13, 2024 A2, B1
November 14, 2024 B2, C1, C2


PLIDA exam enrolment rates

Level Price
A1 70€
A2 70€
B1 100€
B2 100€
C1 145€
C2 145€


Our PLIDA courses

Type of Course: General Italian + PLIDA PREPARATION Course– group
Duration: 15 hours a week general Italian + 5 hours extra a week (dedicated to practical exercises and PLIDA simulation)
Cost: 300€ a week + 47€*
Programme: the Course is made up of a Standard Italian Course and practical written and oral exercises and PLIDA exam simulation at all levels (A1 – A2 – B1 – B2 – C1 – C2)

Type of Course: PLIDA PREPARATION – group (20 hours)
Price: 350€ +47€*

Type of Course: PLIDA PREPARATION – individual lessons (20 hours)
Prezzo: 540€ +47€*

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* The enrollment fee (47€) is valid for the current year and includes teaching material, final exam and Certificate of attendance.