Certificate of Competence for English Medium Instruction (CLUC-EMI)
What is the CLUC-EMI Exam?
This exam consists of two tests, a written test and an oral test. Its main objective is to assess whether the candidate has the language competence necessary to teach in English. In some cases, the language skills assessed within the exam correspond to a B2 level under the CEFR and in others to a C1 level under the CEFR.
Who it is intended for?
This exam is intended for academic staff (PDI) interested in certifying the level of language competence required to teach in English at a university level.
When will it take place?
- Writing test (90 minutes): Friday 20 November 2020 at 1 p.m. on the Sant Cugat Campus.
- Speaking test (30 minutes; individual): Monday 16 to Friday 27 November 2020, at times to be agreed upon, on both the Barcelona and Sant Cugat campuses.
How and when can I enrol in the exam?
- €75: general rate
How can I prepare for the exam?
The CLUC-EMI exam is linked to a 10-hour on-site preparation course that is scheduled to take place Monday and Wednesday, 9 to 18 November, 15 a.m. to 17.30 p.m., on the Sant Cugat Campus. To registrer, please contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org and we will send you the corresponding instructions. This course is not compulsory for those interested in taking the exam. The enrolment period for the course is until 6 November 2020.
For more information
Another sitting of the CLUC-EMI Exam is due to be held in June 2021.