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Italian Citizenship Exam

Italian Citizenship Exam Preparation Course

A number of new amendments recently passed by the Italian government now make it compulsory for individuals to take the Italian B1 Level examination to be granted citizenship.


Before you take this examination, though, it’s a good idea to work through a preparatory course that can prepare you for the kinds of questions you may be asked while giving you insight into the overall examination process as well.

Course info
: depends on the CILS exam schedule
Number of hours
: 20 lessons of 60 min.
: B1
Price for the Course
: 145 euro
Price for the B1 Exam
: 150 euro
: included in the price
italian B1 exam for citizenship

Italian Citizenship - New Law

From the 4 December 2018  Italian law has changed and  those who are thinking to get citizenship have to show the knowledge of the Italian language, at least at level B1. Levels are chosen from the Common European framework of Reference for languages ( Council of Europe 2011) Law art. 5 and 9 of Law n. 91, 5 February 1992 (marriage and residence).

According to the new law the applicant must have:
– a degree awarded by a public or recognized educational institution or
– a certification issued by a certifying body.

The certifying body to assess knowledge of Italian language in Sanremo is Italian cultural center named after Fabrizio De André that organizes the CILS exam through the University of Siena. 

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Italian Citizenship Exam Preparation Basics

This Italian citizenship exam prep course can provide you with a host of details that dramatically increase your odds of successfully moving through the B1 Citizenship test your first time through, helping you to become an Italian citizen without having to go through this process a number of times.


The course focuses on Italian language test for citizenship questions that you’ll have to navigate before you are granted citizenship, encompassing 20 hours over five weeks – with two lessons given each week.


Italian citizenship exam

Who Needs to Take the Italian Citizenship Preparatory Exam?  

Anyone thinking about becoming an Italian citizen will have to go through this new citizenship examination, and the B1 linguistic certification is where a lot of first-time applicants are going to stumble (statistically speaking, of course).


With the help of the CILS Citizenship Preparation Course, however, you increase your odds of going through the process and taking the examination successfully the first time through, helping to streamline your pathway to citizenship as long as you already have a fundamental understanding of the Italian language.


An important distinction needs to be made about this Italian language test for citizenship preparatory course. It is not intended for people looking to learn the Italian language to the B1 level, but rather those that have already accomplished this level of proficiency with Italian language already.


This course work is much more focused on exam preparation than language basics and fundamentals. If you do need a bit of work on your Italian language skills before you use this exam prep, consider reaching out to us for that kind of assistance, too.

Here’s What You’ll Get Out Of This Preparatory Course

With this new course you’ll be provided lessons that focus on a variety of different areas, including reading in Italian, listening and responding to the Italian language, writing in Italian, and working through general revision work in Italian as well.


The course finishes up each lesson with a number of practice lessons that closely match the structure of the actual Italian citizenship exam itself, giving you a bit more experience in this area while you go through the rest of the prep work.


The entire course will only cost €145, preparing you for the rest of the official Italian B1 examination for citizenship that costs €150 itself.

Brava persona ha tanta passione per il suo lavoro te spiega le cose con professionalità

Mi piace Fabio come insegnante! 😊

Fabio boero e un insegnante molto preparato la sua scuola e la numero 1

Я учусь на курсах по изучению итальянского. Очень хороший Преподаватель Фабио. Узнала очень много нового 👍👍👍

Фабио молодец.! Наши занятия проходили интересно! Продуктивно! Доходчиво преподавал, учил нашу группу. Дружественная атмосфера в школе. Фабио интересно проводит экскурсии. Советую только эту школу для хорошего знания итальянского языка! 🙌

Me gusto mucho el curso profesor Fabio sus clases fueron dinamicas 👍

Un corso davvero impegnativo e di un grande Aiuto per chi ha intenzione die avere un certificazione in italiano.

Un esperienza bellissima.compagni meravigliosi. Grande Fabio.

Nice one Fabio, it been a nice time with you on this course 👍👍👍

A stata una esperienza molto bella...di questo corso di italiano..anche se di parte mia solo ho presso il corso di 12 di si grazie Fabio....

Я прошла курс подготовки к CILS A2, я очень рада, что обратилась в эту школу, было очень интересно заниматься, хочу выразить благодарность преподавателям Fabio и Дженифер, рекомендую их всем своим друзьям и коллегам!!!


Было супер! Все очень понравилось, курсы класс! Аттивита очень крутая! Спасибо девочки, спасибо Фабио. Фабио молодец )))


Была здесь 2 недели, все хорошо, очень понравилось, Фабио молодец!


I had summer course grammatica and pratica with my family! We love Italy and plan to move😊 fabio is the best teacher ever and other students voice. We had a wonderful time

Я долго выбирала центр в Италии, чтобы поехать учить итальянский с дочкой. Этот центр меня привлек доступностью информации. Все резюме есть на сайте, я посмотрела видео - сразу понимаешь что тебя ждет. Нам попалась замечательная семья. Мы жили у Сильвии, наши дети нашли общий язык. Поэтому мы проводили много времени вместе, ходили на пляж. Естественно постоянно практиковали итальянский. Школа расположена в центре , до моря 5 минут! Отличное место, всем рекомендую!


Лучшая школа итальянского языка!!! Профессиональный подход к работе, интересные экскурсии и замечательные преподаватели! Спасибо большое!!

Il corso mi è piaciuto tanto, ho imparato tante cose grazie a questa scuola e vi consiglio di frequentare questo corso perché merita. Grazie tante

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