Practicalities for the USI community


Università della Svizzera italiana is an official IELTS Registration Partner. The exam IELTS – International English Language Testing System – certifies the level of knowledge of the English language. IELTS certification is valid in more that 10'000 organizations in the world, including Università della Svizzera italiana. 

Both USI students and staff as well as external people can register for the IELTS exam at USI.


2023 sessions

Saturday February 25th

Saturday May 20th

Saturday July 22nd


Exams take place in rooms A21, A22, A23, and A24 in the Red Building in West Campus Lugano.


Registration and payment

Registration and payment is directly managed by Cambridge English Languages, the company that comes to USI campus to take the test. Please use the following link.


For further information contact [email protected].





Updated on: 24 January 2023