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Italian-speaking destinations, courses and useful information

Learn Italian abroad

Italian is a beautiful, historic language, with an incredible cultural appeal - and it is still one of the most popular choices when it comes to studying a new language. Why so? Learning Italian is an adventure, and the key to really discovering the nation behind some of the most iconic cities in the world, and a cultural history spanning centuries. If learning Italian is your mission, we’re here to help you achieve your goals! Thanks to our knowledge and many years of experience, ESL’s Italian study abroad programmes are a fantastic way to explore a new language and culture. 

Our Italian language destinations

Italian courses abroad

We’re proud to partner with first-class language schools offering a wide range of courses. Whatever your age, goals and level, we have a course for you!

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Frequently asked questions about studying Italian abroad

Why study Italian abroad?

An Italian course abroad is a unique opportunity to really get to know the culture and country behind the rich Italian language. By being completely immersed in the language day in, day out, you’ll hear it spoken around you, read it everywhere, and have the chance to practise with Italy’s famously friendly natives. The sense of pride you’ll feel from ordering from a real Italian menu is unbeatable, and your communication skills will grow as rapidly as your enjoyment while you learn Italian abroad. 

Why learn Italian abroad with ESL?

Languages are our passion, and we’ve been helping students to organise their ideal language journey abroad since 1996. We want to help you reach your full potential in addition to having an experience you’ll never forget, so we carefully select our partner schools and maintain a solid relationship with them to ensure you receive the highest quality Italian courses abroad. Wherever you want to go in Italy, be it RomeVeronaVenice, or Florence, our courses are available in multiple locations across the country to offer you the best range of choice we possibly can. 

If you’re learning Italian simply as a hobby, or if you want to give your CV that extra boost, you can be sure that ESL has the perfect course for you. Combine your course with cooking classes or music lessons for that extra personalised touch, choose an intensive course or study privately while you stay with a teacher in their very own home - our wide range of courses means you’ll be sure to find the language stay that’s perfect for you! 

How to evaluate your Italian level? 

If you wish to know your Italian level before enroling in a language course abroad, you can take our free online Italian test. You will receive an immediate assessment of your Italian level according to the Common European Framework of Reference for Languages. The final result will give you an idea of the areas where you are strongest and those where you should work on. Furthermore, it can be used to choose the right level for your Italian language course. 

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