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Cattolica International

Italian Language and Culture Course


The campus offers an Italian Language and Culture Course, designed for students who want to learn, study and explore the Italian language.

The course consists of 45 units including a final exam and it is equivalent to 6 ECTS.

Beginners based on placement test results and number of enrolled students

Mid-March to mid-May 2019 (calendar tbc)

€ 220 for UCSC students or € 250 + 22% VAT for non-UCSC students.

Deadline for application and payment: 
Wednesday 20 February 2019

Please fill in the Application form and send it to ucsc.international-pc@unicatt.it before the deadline.

Payment details
Here are the links to pay by Credit Card:

  • UCSC Students (not active yet)
  • non-UCSC students (not active yet)

Minimum number of participants
10 students - if the minimum amount of participants has not been reached, we will endeavour to offer a new quote to enrolled students. 

Non-UCSC students will have to provide the following documents: copy of Passport/ID and a copy of VISA and/or Residency Permit (for non-European students).

How to take the online placement test
Please read the steps below before proceeding with the test:

  • click on Placement Test
  • click on Self Enrol
  • click on I need a CourseSite account and create your account (please make sure you type your First Name and Last Name correctly, the Institution name will be added automatically at Università Cattolica del Sacro Cuore, Please don't change it!)

Note: You will only be allowed to take the test once.

Withdrawal and Reimbursement
Students may withdraw and request reimbursement if the minimum amount of participants has not been reached and if they decide to withdraw from the mobility program, i.e. before the mobility period starts. Other circumstances will be considered on an individual basis.

The withdrawal and request for reimbursement should be sent by email to ucsc.international-pc@unicatt.it providing the reason for withdrawal.

If the withdrawal request has been accepted, you will receive a form via e-mail to be completed and returned to the International Office. The reimbursement will then be processed with a bank transfer - cash reimbursements are not possible.

Contact details
UCSC International
Tel. (+39) 0523 599 106
@: ucsc.international-pc@unicatt.it

Next course: September 2019

In the context of our Double Degree Program in International Management Università Cattolica will offer an intensive Italian Business Language course at the beginning of the academic year 2019/20.

Read the course program

Contact hours



Prof. Alessandra Radicchi

Beginning of the course
September 2019

€ 150

students need to have reached an upper-intermediate level of proficiency in Italian (B2)

The focus of the course will be to bring students to acquire common business language skills, through practical exercises such as oral presentations, employment interview, business briefs, etc.

Deadline for application
July 15

Please fill in the Application Form and send it by email to the contact below.

Payment Details
Kind of payment: bank transfer
Beneficiary: Università Cattolica del Sacro Cuore - Via E. Parmense, 84 – 29122 Piacenza
Bank: Cassa di Risparmio di Parma e Piacenza - Agenzia D - via Colombo, 101/D - 29100 Piacenza
Bank Account: 000000015755
IBAN: IT52B0623012607000000015755
CAB: 12607 – ABI: 06230 – CIN: B
Reason for payment: your Name and Surname – Intensive Italian Business Language Course

Contact details
UCSC International
Tel. (+39) 0523 599 436
@: ucsc.international-pc@unicatt.it