CLUPO - University Language Centre

During the second semester of the academic year 2020/2021, the Centro Linguistico di Ateneo (CLUPO) will hold its second 40-hour course in Italian language for foreign students.

Lessons will be held on Wednesdays and Fridays from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. in Room 101 - 1st floor - of the Dipartimento di Studi per l'Economia e l'Impresa (DISEI), Via Perrone, 18 -Novara, and will also be streamed on CLUPO's YouTube channel.
In view of the current state of epidemiological emergency caused by Covid19, the lessons will be also on youtube

The course dates are as follows:

  • 23 e 25 February;
  • 2, 4, 9, 11, 16, 18, 23, 25, 30 March;
  • 1, 6, 8, 27, 29 April;
  • 4, 6, 11, 13 May

Any notices will be published on the course page on DIR and in the "Community" section of CLUPO's YouTube channel.
The course of Italian language for foreign students is addressed to students of the various courses of study and for this reason it is not possible to book a place through the application "Upo Frequency", students interested in attending the face-to-face lessons will have to connect to the page of the course on DIR and follow the instructions for the reservation of the place in the classroom through the dedicated procedure. Furthermore, all those who will attend the face-to-face lessons will have to fill in and hand in the self-certification form to the staff in charge at DISEI or directly to the teacher, Prof.ssa Maria Luisa Giordano (

The self-certification form is available at the following link:

Further information on the security measures adopted by the UPO to combat Covid19 are available in the section of the University multiblog: L'UPO al tempo del Covid-19