Italian Study Abroad Programs

Our Italian study abroad programs give you a sense of what it’s like to speak Italian all day, every day. Choose from a range of courses in one of our fascinating host cities in Italy, and make the most of your Italian study abroad program by combining your studies with travel or sight-seeing.

Italian Study Abroad Programs
EF Language Year Abroad

EF Language Year Abroad

16 + years
6, 9 or 11 months
Abroad
Combine language and academic studies abroad at an accredited EF school to prepare for an international career or degree.
Destination: Italy
EF Languages Abroad

EF Languages Abroad

16 - 89
2-24 weeks
Abroad
Learn a language faster at an accredited EF school. Choose from 10 languages in 50 destinations. Start your course any Monday.
Destination: Italy
EF Gap Year

EF Gap Year

Individual travel programs between high school and college
Get more out of college with an academic year or semester abroad that includes educational travel, language study, volunteer service, a work internship, and leadership development.
Destination: Italy

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Italian Study Abroad Programs

You'll learn quickly with our Italian study abroad program because you'll be completely immersed in the language. It starts in the classroom where you'll learn grammar and vocabulary through a communicative method that focuses on speaking and listening exercises. This teaching style ensures that what you learn stays with you. Much of the Italian study abroad program takes place outside the classroom . You'll use your language skills when navigating Rome, seeing its historical sites, and enjoying its cafes and nightlife. There's truly no better way to learn the language than by studying Italian abroad.

The Advantages of Italian Study Abroad Programs

You'll pick up the language much more quickly if you study Italian abroad rather than at home. Perhaps you can find a program at home using a similar communicative method, but you can't get the same immersion experience outside of the classroom that you get with our Italian study abroad program. Using the language in real, everyday situations is an important aspect of retaining what you learn in class and you will learn lots of new things about Italian culture by communicating with native speakers. Our Italian study abroad program teaches you to truly understand how the culture influences the language.