Diploma de Español como Lengua Extranjera (DELE) – C1

– A maximum of 6 students per DELE C1 class –


What level is this exam? DELE C1 preparation courses at Route 66 Idiomas in Valencia, Spain

Students of the DELE C1 level will have the linguistic competence to express their ideas and opinions clearly using a wide-ranging vocabulary, including idiomatic and colloquial expressions. It is equivalent to level C1 of the Common European Framework of Reference for Languages.

Benefits of the DELE:
  • They are the only official qualifications that accredit the holder’s competence in Spanish, awarded by the Instituto Cervantes acting on behalf of the Spanish Ministry of Education
  • They are recognized world-wide by employers, universities and government departments
  • Preparing to take the DELE will also give you the confidence to use Spanish in real situations.

Prices, timetable and details

When can I take the exam?

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What’s the exam like?

The DELE C1 is made up of 4 papers:

    • Reading comprehension (80 min)
    • Writing (80 min)
    • Aural comprehension (60 min)
    • Conversation (20 min).


Route 66 Idiomas’ native Spanish-speaking teachers are all qualified DELE examiners and have considerable experience in preparing students for the DELE examinations. Contact us to discuss your goals and to arrange a free-of-charge, no-obligation level test as your first step towards exam success. We can also help you register for your exam:

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