Italian immersion programmes

If you're serious about mastering Italian, an Italian immersion programme is your best option. There's nothing like using your Italian every day from morning to night to get you speaking Italian with ease. Sign up for one of our Italian immersion student or adult programmes and find out what it feels like to be an Italian speaker.

EF Languages Abroad

16 + years
2-24 weeks
Learn a language faster at an accredited EF school. Choose from 10 languages in 50 destinations. Start any Monday.
Destination: Italy

EF Language Year Abroad

16 + years
6, 9 or 11 months
Combine language and academic studies at a school abroad. Prepare for an official language exam and gain work experience.
Destination: Italy

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Italian immersion courses

From the vineyards of Tuscany, to the Colosseum and the back alleys of Rome, there are few countries in the world that bring to mind so many romantic notions as Italy. Italian cuisine and fashion are known worldwide, and the Italian language has a charm all it's own. When you enrol in an Italian immersion programme in Rome, you'll be steeped in thousands of years of history from the moment you walk out your front door. Rome is one of the oldest cities in Europe and this history is around every corner. Go beyond being a tourist and take advantage of an Italian immersion programme, where our innovative Italian lessons give you the tools to explore this fascinating country.

Why Italian immersion

Spoken by over 85 million people in Europe and around the world, the Italian language has been central to art, politics, music, cuisine, and culture for thousands of years. When you enrol in an Italian immersion programme, you gain access to this rich history, as well as the dynamic and fascinating society that is modern Italy. Your Italian immersion course can last a few weeks as part of a holiday or an intensive brush-up programme, or for as long as an academic year, allowing you to return home fluent! Whatever you choose, Italy is a destination like no other, and we'll be there with you every step of the way.