Instituto Cervantes and the Aula Cervantes

Instituto Cervantes and the Aula Cervantes

In Calgary, the Instituto is represented by the language center, Aula Cervantes — the only center of this nature operating in Canada.

DELE: International Spanish Exams

The DELE is the official, internationally recognized qualification certifying students knowledge of Spanish as a foreign or second language. It is issued by the Director of the Instituto Cervantes on behalf of the Spanish Ministry of Education. Examinations are held three times a year — in April, May and November —in more than 500 centres around the world, of which 17 are located in Canada.

Exámenes - Instituto Cervantes


DELE 2023: Exam Schedule, Prices and Registration

DELE Examination Centres Canada 2023

AVE: Spanish Courses Online

More than 400 million people speak Spanish. Do you? Try the Cervantes Institute online Spanish courses:  Aula Virtual de Español (AVE) 

With the AVE you can:

  • Learn to express yourself in Spanish in a variety of situations

  • Study all aspects of the Spanish language

  • Discover the Spanish-speaking world in all its richness and diversity

  • Through audiovisual materials, interactive multimedia activities and personal tutor’s assessment and supervision. Take advantage of the most advanced communication technologies applied to the teaching of Spanish!

For more information, please contact: 403.220.2830 |