Program Details

Classes are taught by mother-tongue Italian speakers in small classes of about 8 students. Small class size provides more interaction in Italian among students that leads to confidence to speak the language out of class.
Location:
Florence, Italy
Program Type:
Intensive Language
Degree Level:
Undergraduate
Duration:
1-2 weeks, 3-4 weeks, 1-3 months, 4-6 months, 7-11 months, 1 year, More than 1 year
Language:
Italian

Program Overview

Program Description:

Istituto Europeo's philosophy is to make learning fun, so that you can study both the Italian language and culture in depth, in a friendly and enjoyable environment. You also have the opportunity to discover the lesser-known side of Florence, both by day and night: at the Institute you will meet people and make friends from all over the world.

Istituto Europeo is not only a language school, but also an active cultural center that offers to its students the opportunity to learn many diverse aspects - ancient and modern - of Italian life, including Italian history, art, literature, music, as well as food, wine, and places of interest.

ISTITUTO EUROPEO is Officially recognized by the Region of Tuscany, delegated by the Italian Ministry of Education and is accredited as a Centre for Professional Training (accreditation number: FI0738 - decree n.2250).

ISTITUTO EUROPEO is accredited by CSN organization for financial aid Swedish students. IE is also certified to meet UNI ENI ISO 9001:2008 cert. No QA110238, the internationally recognized standard of quality management systems.

Setting Description:
Adjacent to Piazza Trinità, Istituto Europeo has its new campus at Via del Parione, 1. Steps away from the Arno River and minutes away from the Duomo at the heart of city, the school offers students with spacious facilities complete with a student lounge and Internet/WiFi point.

Additional Program Information

Scholarships:
Yes
Scholarships Description:
ISTITUTO EUROPEO awards, more than 100 Italian Cultural Institutes, school or Universities, Consulates or Embassies, scholarships for a 100 percent reduction and scholarships for 50 % reduction in the cost of a 4L course (4 weeks/80 lessons).

Program Reviews

Overall Rating

5.0

Based on 7 Reviews

  • Learning by doing
    5.0
    09/12/16

    Am ersten Tag meines Aufenthalts in Florenz konnte ich nur wenige Grundzüge der italienischen Sprache. Da die Lehrerinnen immer nur italienisch gesprochen haben, konnte ich mich schon nach kurzer Zeit viel besser zurecht finden. So lernte ich die italienische

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    Bottom Line:Yes, I would recommend this to a friend
  • Hoe overleef ik... Florence?
    5.0
    09/12/16

    Eind zomer 2015 besloot ik voor drie maanden te gaan studeren in Florence. Italië is op zich geen vreemd land voor mij, want ik kom hier al jaren in de zomervakantie. Toch vroeg ik me in het vliegtuig, op de heenweg, wel even af waar ik nou in godsnaam

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    Bottom Line:Yes, I would recommend this to a friend
  • 4e keer en weer even leuk
    5.0
    09/12/16

    In nov 2015 was het mijn 4e keer op het Istituto Europeo. Het welkom van Rinaldo en Fabrizio was hartverwarmend. De school is niet groot, de locatie in Florence fantastisch , op de hoek van via Tornobuoni vlakbij de rivier de Arno. De leerlingengroep

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    Bottom Line:Yes, I would recommend this to a friend
  • Studiare italiano per lavoro
    5.0
    09/12/16

    Facevo un Corso super-intensivo. Ma era molto utile. I miei insegnanti erano molto gentile e Hanno fatto il Corso molto interessante ed utile per me. Sono molto contenta con i risultati ed era un periodo molte avvincente per me! Farei un Corso per un

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    Bottom Line:Yes, I would recommend this to a friend
  • Best way to end my summer :D
    5.0
    09/12/16

    hello i come from saudi arabia and I'm a medicne student....its my graduation year so therefor its my last summer before internship...deciding to come to italy was a great choice.. i came to italy to learn the language and I'm so lucky i enroll in istituto

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    Bottom Line:Yes, I would recommend this to a friend
  • Marvelous experience
    5.0
    09/12/16

    Para mí fue una maravillosa experiencia que duró 3 meses, en los que tomé clase diariamente por la mañana de idioma italiano, además de historia del arte y cocina toscana. Los invito a que vivan la experiencia de Florencia y su cultura acompañados

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    Bottom Line:Yes, I would recommend this to a friend
  • Istituto Europeo - Learn Italian in Florence
    5.0
    09/12/16

    In Istituto Europeo I did not only learn the language (which was fully entertaining , practical , and informative about the culture) , but I had the most wonderful teacher who was a friend to enjoy talking to and a cultural guide through the stories of

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    Bottom Line:Yes, I would recommend this to a friend
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