Año Sabático SIELE

Gap Year with SIELE certificate

Course duration
From 24 weeks
Spanish Levels
All levels
Availability classes
All Year

Do not hesitate, sign up for our Gap Year and SIELE certificate. Take a break and spend one semester or more studying the Spanish language and culture in Madrid. At the same time, you will obtain an official Spanish language title, SIELE.

This official certification of the Cervantes Institute allows registration and admission in international programs that are taught in Spanish-speaking countries. Therefore, our program is perfect to prepare for your admission in a Spanish university, whether you want to take a Master’s degree or if you are considering a Bachelor’s degree. SIELE also allows you access to undergraduate and postgraduate programs in non-Spanish speaking countries.

Paraninfo Academy is an Official SIELE Examination Centre. Therefore,you can take the test at our school on your chosen day and time. Not only that, the exam fees are included in the Gap Year and SIELE Certificate price.

Prices of the Gap Year with SIELE certificate

24 weeks


32 weeks


Extra week


Registration fee for new students: 45€


  • Over 60 years: 10%
  • Religious congregations: 10%
  • Two or more members of the same family, simultaneously: 5%

Included in Registration

  • Welcome folder
  • Level Test
  • Internet and WiFi access
  • First textbook
  • Student assistance provided: flight purchases, transport information etc.
  • One or two free cultural activities per week
  • Language Exchange Services
  • Tutoring with teachers
  • Final certificate of course attendance and level acquired

Additional Benefits

  • You may combine your lessons with other Cultural Activities
  • You can combine your course with our Spanish Workshops or with Private Classes
  • Morning or evening timetables

Why sign up for the Gap Year and SIELE Certificate

SIELE is the International Spanish Language Testing System which electronically certifies the command of the Spanish language proficiency. The SIELE exam is promoted by the Cervantes Institute, the National Autonomous University of Mexico, the University of Salamanca, and the University of Buenos Aires.

This diploma for students and professionals certifies the degree of proficiency in the Spanish language through four tests: reading comprehension, listening comprehension, written expression and interaction as well as oral expression and interaction. These sections take as reference the levels of the Common European Framework of Reference for Languages(CEFR) of the Council of Europe.

Passing this exam will prove very useful as it is recognized by many international organizations referring to education and languages.

Study the language and the Spanish culture in Madrid and get an official SIELE certificate

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