Spanish Course Gap Year + SIELE Certificate

Spanish Course Gap Year + SIELE Certificate

Max. students: 10
55 min. lessons
Duración mínima
From 24 weeks
All levels
All Year


Monday to Friday 10:00am to 2:00pm and 5:00pm to 9:00pm

Take a break and spend one semester or more studying the Spanish language and culture in Madrid. At the same time you obtain an official Spanish language certificate, the SIELE. It is the perfect program to get ready to complete a bachelor’s or master’s degree at a Spanish University.

Precios del Curso de Español Año Sabático y Certificado SIELE


24 weeks


32 weeks


Semana Extra: 140€

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 Access and WiFi
  • First textbook
  • Student assistance provided: flight purchases, transport information etc.
  • One or two free cultural activities per week
  • Language Exchange Services
  • Mentoring 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

Spanish Course Gap Year with SIELE Certificate

Live a unique experience in Spain, studying Spanish in Madrid for a year, and finish your course with an official Spanish certificate which validates your Spanish language proficiency. It is the prefect program as a preamble to your studies in a Spanish University, since the SIELE exam is an evaluation which allows the registration and admission to international programs that are taught in Spanish-speaking countries, and specifically in all public and private Universities of the Community of Madrid.

It is also a certificate which attests an access level to undergraduate and postgraduate programs in non-Spanish speaking countries.

The SIELE Exam

SIELE is the International Service of Evaluation of the Spanish Language which certifies electronically the command of the Spanish language proficiency for students and professionals. 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 certifies the proficiency level in the Spanish language through four tests: reading comprehension, listening comprehension, written expression and interaction, and oral expression and interaction; and uses as a reference the levels of the Common European Framework of Reference for Languages ​​(CEFR) of the Council of Europe. It will be very useful to you because it is recognized by other important international organizations specialized in education and languages.

Paraninfo Academy is a SIELE examination center, therefore, you will be able to take the test at our school whichever day and time you choose.

** SIELE exam fees included in the program.