ILCE conducts research in the field of Spanish language testing and assessment. ILCE administers three main types of proficiency exams for students at Universidad de Navarra:
(1) Placement Exam ILCE: to determine appropriate placement for students taking courses at ILCE.
(2) DELE Cervantes: Official certification from Instituto Cervantes (official standing in European academic institutions and companies in the private sector).
(3) Proficiency Assessment B2 UNAV: For international students who need to show their Spanish mastery in order to take regular academic courses in Spanish at Universidad de Navarra.