Learn Italian in Genoa

The mild climate of the coastal city of Genoa boosts your spirits as you wander the streets through the largest medieval centre in all of Europe. Its affordability allows you to relax while learning Italian and taking in all that this amazing city has to offer.

Italian Language School in Genoa

Location: The Italian school in Genoa is located in the heart of the city, the largest medieval city center in Europe. The town is on the Mediterranean coast.

Facilities: The school has a separate lounge room, free internet access, magazines and library material and a recreational area.

Teachers: All Language teachers are highly professional with a genuine love for their work, a fun loving attitude and many years experience teaching Italian as a second language.

Materials: Included with course tuition and developed at the school

School Accreditations

  • Bildungsurlaub: recognized by Germany and Austria as professional training courses.
  • Approved by C.S.N. in Sweden for grant application.
  • Approved teaching training center by the University of Genoa.
  • Accredited by Universidad de las Americas.

Italian Courses in Genoa

Booking fee: 75 Euros
Classes per week: Individual , Group 20+5h , Group 30h , Group 25h , Group 15h

Type: Individual (these classes can be customized according to the student’s interest - see list of topics under “Specialized”), Group, Combined (group/individual).

Classes per week: Individual - 6, 10, 12, 20; Group - 20, 30; Combined - 20 + 4, 6, 8 or 10.

Course Duration: One week minimum.

Lessons: 50 minutes.

Class size: Maximum of 10.

Levels: All.

Start Dates: You can learn Italian in Genoa starting any Monday, all levels. 

Includes: Certificate or diploma, cultural activities such as trips to bars, restaurants, villages, wine tasting and city tours, free internet access, assistance with visa application.

Specialized: Law and Italian, Engineering, Architecture, Medicine, Tourism, Business, Italian literature, Italian History, Italian Geography, Italian Art, Italian Cinema, Italian Culture and Politics, Italian cuisine, Italian music history and opera.

Genoa Italian Course Fees (Euros)

Weeks Group (hrs) Combined (hrs) Individual (hrs)
(20) (30) (20+ 4) (20+ 6) (20+ 8) (20+ 10) (6) (10) (20) (12)
1 309 394 419 474 529 584 238 350 625 405
2 441 613 661 771 881 991 405 625 1175 735
3 568 818 898 1063 1228 1393 570 900 1725 1065
4 695 1009 1135 1355 1575 1795 735 1175 2275 1395
Extra 119 179 227 281 336 391 165 275 487 292

Language learning and cultural activities

Genoa has a rich historical heritage and a village ambience, while still being a modern city. We are within easy reach of Florence, Pisa and Milan. The school organizes many free activities such as trips to bars, restaurants, villages, wine tasting and city tours. Other activities for a fee include sailing, cooking classes and day trips to Portofino and Cinque Terre. Living with an Italian family provides the best cultural interaction and language practice available, should you choose this option.

Accommodation in Genoa

Options: Home stay, Shared apartment, Private apartment.

Type: Single, Double.

Description: Home stay – breakfast, utilities included, kitchen use in the evening, bed linens and towels supplied, room cleaned and bed linen changed weekly;  Shared and private apartment – utilities included, kitchen use in the evening, bed linen and towels provided, €35 departure cleaning fee, deposit may be required.

Meals: Breakfast, No meals.

Travel time to school: Within 30 minutes.

Airport pickup: €35 from Genoa airport.

Accommodation Fees (Euros)

Weeks Shared Apartment Private Apartment Home Stay
Econ Inter
Sing Dbl One Room
(Single or two beds)
Two Rooms Sing Dbl Sing Dbl
1 140 110 355 400 145 120 190 160
2 270 205 680 750 285 225 370 310
3 395 290 1000 1090 410 325 540 445
4 505 375 1305 1405 530 425 700 575
Extra 110 85 280 300 120 100 160 130

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