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What is the CCSE test?

The test of constitutional and sociocultural knowledge of Spain (CCSE test) is a test developed by Instituto Cervantes that evaluates, through different tasks, the knowledge of the Spanish Constitution and the Spanish social and cultural reality. It is one of the requirements established in the laws for obtaining the Spanish Nationality for residents in Spain.

Through the agreement signed with Instituto Cervantes, FEDELE is a collaborating institution for the realization of the constitutional and sociocultural knowledge of Spain test (CCSE test) and has 89 Examination Centers in several Spanish cities.

Exam dates 2019

The registration period for 2019 is opened: September 10th, 2018

The test of constitutional and sociocultural knowledge of Spain CCSE is carried out in a double session the last Thursday of each month, at 6:00 p.m. and at 8:00 p.m. (local time of the examination center).

  • It is essential to comply with each and every one of the following instructions to access the examination room and take the CCSE test for which the candidates have registered.
  • Place: Candidates enrolled in the CCSE test must be present at the CCSE exam center where they have registered, and which appears on the registration slip.
  • Day and time: Candidates enrolled in the CCSE test must be present at the examination center on the day they have registered and at the time they choose (minimum at 5:30 p.m. or at 7:30 p.m., depending on the registration), according to the local time zone of the examining center.
  • Before the beginning of the test (6:00 p.m. or 8:00 p.m.), candidates must be identified and receive instructions on how to administer the test by the administrative staff.
  • Documentation that candidates must bring with them:
    • Registration slip they have received by email.
    • Original valid passport.

Exam sessions and dates 2019

The registration period for 2019 is opened: September 10th, 2018

The test of constitutional and sociocultural knowledge of Spain CCSE is carried out in a double session the last Thursday of each month, at 6:00 p.m. and at 8:00 p.m. (local time of the examination center).

Exam session
Written Exam
Registration deadline
Registration
Exam session
January
Written Exam
31/01/2019
Registration deadline
10/01/2019
Registration
CLOSED
Exam session
February 
Written Exam
28/02/2019
Registration Deadline
07/02/2019
Registration
CLOSED
Registration
March
Written Exam
28/03/2019
Registration deadline
07/03/2019
Registration
CLOSED
Exam session
April
Written Exam
25/04/2019
Registration deadline
04/04/2019
Registration
CLOSED
Exam session
May
Written Exam
30/05/2019
Registration deadline
09/05/2019
Registration
CLOSED
Exam session
June
Written Exam
27/06/2019
Registration deadline
06/06/2019
Registration
CLOSED
Registration
July
Written Exam
25/07/2019
Registration deadline
04/07/2019
Inscripción
CLOSED
Exam session
September
Written Exam
26/09/2019
Registration deadline
05/09/2019
Registration
CLOSED
Registration
October
Written Exam
31/10/2019
Registration deadline
10/10/2019
Registration
CLOSED
Registration
November
Written Exam
28/11/2019
Registration deadline
07/11/2019
Registration

Exam sessions and dates 2020

The registration period for 2020 is opened: September 9th, 2019

The test of constitutional and sociocultural knowledge of Spain CCSE is carried out in a double session the last Thursday of each month, at 6:00 p.m. and at 8:00 p.m. (local time of the examination center).

Exam session
Written Exam
Registration deadline
Registration
Exam session
January
Written Exam
30/01/2020
Registration Deadline
09/01/2020
Registration
Exam session
February
Written Exam
27/02/2020
Registration deadline
06/02/2020
Registration
Exam session
March
Written Exam
26/03/2020
Registration deadline
05/03/2020
Registration
Exam session
April
Written Exam
30/04/2020
Registration deadline
09/04/2020
Registration
Exam session
May
Written Exam
28/05/2020
Registration deadline
07/05/2020
Registration
Exam session
June
Written Exam
25/06/2020
Registration Deadline
04/06/2020
Registration
Exam session
July
Written Exam
30/07/2020
Registration deadline
09/07/2020
Registration
Exam session
September
Written Exam
24/09/2020
Registration Deadline
03/09/2020
Registration
Exam session
October
Written Exam
29/10/2020
Registration deadline
08/10/2020
Registration
CLOSED
Exam session
November
Written Exam
26/11/2020
Registration deadline
05/11/2020
Registration
CLOSED

Change of exam date and / or examination center

  • The candidate could change the examination date and / or examination center, as long as the registration period remains open for the session in which he was registered and that the session in which he wishes to register has its registration period opened and has free vacancy.
  • The change request is available for the CCSE tests through the INSCRIPTIONS section of the user menu.

How to register?

  • The inscriptions, and their corresponding payment, must be made online, after having registered, within the private user space: examenes.cervantes.es.
  • You can pay your registration fee with any of the usual payment systems: both with credit and debit cards, through the Virtual TPV system of Santander Elavon Merchant Services, and through Paypal.
  • The inscription by the candidate in the CCSE test, implies their acceptance of the terms and conditions of purchase established by the Instituto Cervantes and their commitment to provide the identification and accreditation documentation required during the process of obtaining the Spanish nationality

FAQs

To solve the most frequent asked questions, you can go through the following button to the Instituto Cervantes’ website.

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