Spanish American Institute of International Education - SAIIE - DELE

banner razones dele 2015 851 enDELE (Diploma de Español como Lengua Extranjera or "Spanish as a Foreign Language Diploma") is the official accreditation of the degree of fluency of the Spanish Language, issued and recognized by the Ministry of Education, Culture and Sport in Spain. In many respects, it is similar to the TOFEL English exam. The DELE examinations are designed following the guidelines of the European Council’s Common European Framework of Reference for Languages (CEFR). Earning the DELE diploma is of great international value for students who intend to continue future studies at a Spanish-speaking university or who would like to work, intern, volunteer or live in a Spanish speaking environment.

SAIIE is recognized as an official DELE test center in Seville.

What are the advantages of getting this diploma?

  • It has international recognition.
  • The DELE certificate is of indefinite validity.
  • It involves official recognition of communicative competence.
  • It facilitates access to universities, grants and jobs.

For more information on the DELE diploma, please visit the following website: