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Italian language courses

Università Cattolica organizes an Italian Language Course, designed for students who want to learn, study and explore the Italian language. The language course is not compulsory but highly recommended.


Course information and description

Course Information - Course Description

  • Semester course (44 units - 6 ECTS) 
  • Runs throughout the semester and in conjunction with other academic coursework.
  • Fall 2020 dates: Starting on September, 14 (TBC)
  • Schedule: Monday and Wednesday or Tuesday and Thursday from 5.30 to 7 pm (TBC), depending on your level. Please note that the final exam will take place on the last day of the course.


For Exchange students: Semester course 44 units - 6 ECTS  € 400
For Direct Enrollment students: Semester course 44 units - 6 ECTS  € 30

You will receive the link to the registration via email. 
You can complete the course enrollment while filling the online application form. 
Once you fill in the registration form and click on Register, you will be directed to the PayPal website, where you can pay by using a PayPal account or a credit card. If PayPal does not serve your country, please contact laura.ferrari@unicatt.it.
After the Payment has been successfully received, you will receive an email with a link and the instructions to access the online placement test. If you do not receive any email in 24 hours, check your spam box or contact laura.ferrari@unicatt.it. This test is designed to help the Italian Course coordinator determine your level and place you in the most suitable course. It is absolutely necessary you take the placement test even if you have never studied Italian.
Università Cattolica guarantees a refund only if the course is cancelled due to lack of participants.
More information will be shared with the applicant students via email.