Language course Italian in Salerno

Accademia Italiana

Learn Italian in Salerno at our partner school Academia Italiana. Located in one of the most beautiful and most visited streets in Salerno, Via Roma, Academia Italiana is situated a short distance from the medieval Cathedral Square right in the heart of Salerno's historical centre. The school itself is situated in a charming antique building, Palazzo Angrisani, which faces Salerno's seafront. This school makes the perfect place to learn Italian for those who really wish to immerse themselves in Italian life and culture.

Key features of our partner Italian school in Salerno:

  • School accredited by the Italian Ministry of Education and IALC
  • 14 fully equipped classrooms, some of with sea views
  • Large mix of nationalities
  • Computer room 
  • Study room 
  • Cinema room
  • Library
  • Individual attention
  • Minimum age: 16 years

Social Programme

Academia Italiana has a relaxing and friendly atmosphere, and provides a great meeting place for students. During the week the school organises many cultural and recreational activities which students can enjoy whilst they learn Italian in Salerno, including:

  • Evening meals with teachers and friends
  • Cinema club
  • Discussions about Italian culture and events
  • Guided visits of Salerno’s historical centre
  • Discussions about Salerno’s art and history
  • Tasting of local products

Of course you can also discover the beautiful region of Salerno in the weekends and take excursion to Capri, Pompeii, Amalfi, Sorrento, Naples and many more!


The intensive course offers 20 or 30 hours per week divided over 4 or 6 hours per day. The courses run all year round and are available from absolute beginner to advanced level. The minimum period of attendance is 1 week.

Minimum age is 16 years.


The Combined course is specially designed for those participants who would like to study in a group, yet at the same time have some private lessons for their professional or personal needs. 25 lessons per week, daily 4 group lessons + 1 individual lesson.

Minimum age is 16 years.

Golden Age

The Golden Age course programme is specially designed for older students who are interested in language and culture. It is a course of two weeks, with 20 lessons per week of language tuition and an acitvity program which consists of:

  • 1 practical class in cooking
  • 1 practical class in pottery or handcraft lesson
  • 2 school activities
  • 2 seminars
  • 1 city tour
  • 1 full-day excursion
  • 1 half-day excursion
  • 1 half-day special visit (mozzarella, olive oil, wine or lemoncello factory)

Minimum age is 50 years.

Italian & cookery

This course combines the intensive course with a cookery course. The cooking lessons  take place on two afternoons per week and focus on regional Italian cuisine. The skilled Italian chef will help you prepare a variety of delicious local dishes, which you will then eat with the other participantst accompanied by a class of excellent wine.

Minimum age is 16 years.

Italian, gastromy and wine

This course introduces you to the best that Italy has to offer! The program consists of two weeks with 20 Italian language lessons per week and an extensive activity and excursion program. The lessons take place in the morning and the activities take place in the afternoon. The activities include lessons on traditional cooking of Campania and lessons on the traditional wines of Campania. The program also includes one day excursion (in the weekend), one city tour and one special visit with tasting.

Minimum age is 16 years.

Family course / parents

This 1 - week course is aimed for parents with children aged 7-16 year, all of them willing to learn Italian together. The course consists of 20 lessons per week. The lessons usually take place in the morning (subject to change). The program includes also a city tour by Salerno, a half day excursion and 2 activities. It is possible to stay with a host family or to arrange your own accommodation.

Minimum age is 18 years.

Family course / children (7-16 years)

This 1-week course is designed for parents with children aged 7-16 years who would like to learn the Italian language together during their holidays. The course consists of 20 lessons per week which usually take place in the morning (subject to change). The program also includes a city tour of Salerno, a half day excursion and 2 activities per week.
It is the ideal combination of learning and relaxing during your vacation! Accommodation is with host families, which gives you an insight into the culture and lifestyle of the Italians. It is also possible to arrange your own accommodation.

Minimum age is 7 years.

Duo course

This is a course where the participants define their objectives to create an individual programme adapted to their level and learning pace.

It is a class for two students. This course can only be booked by two people who travel together and have the same level of Italian.

Minimum age is 16 years.