Palazzo Malvisi was founded in 1986: we have nearly 30 years’ experience in the organization of Italian language courses. The Palazzo Malvisi brand is well known for its educational excellence and for the efficient but friendly way in which the school is run. The extracurricular activities and the choice of families providing accommodation are an integral part of our teaching method, to live the Italian language, all day, every day. The school is recognized by MIUR (Ministero dell’Istruzione, Università e Ricerca), is a member of ASILS (the most important association of Italian Language Schools in Italy) and collaborates with several Italian and foreign Academic organizations. The maximum number of students in our classes is 8, and the lessons are 55 minutes each. Only native speakers professional teachers, all DITALS II level certified (Certificate of Competence in Teaching Italian as Foreign Language by the University for Foreigners of Siena). We are an official examination centre for CELI, CILS, DITALS, AIL exams. Ravenna is a great art city, rich in history, quiet and safe at just 10 km from the Adriatic coast, one of the most vibrant and trendy vacation spots in Europe. A few minutes by bus or bicycle to reach the widest beaches in Italy! A city on a human scale: in Ravenna, there is a lot of traffic… but bicycles! Art, culture and the most beautiful mosaics in the world are all contained in a small but wonderful town, where the spirit and traditions of Italy can be found at every corner. Ravenna has been a capital city three times: of the Roman Empire, the Gothic Kingdom and the Byzantine Empire. The priceless works of art from this extraordinary past are jealously guarded in the town’s museums and historic buildings which have been declared a world heritage centre by UNESCO. Ravenna is also a quiet and safe place, without mass tourism: the ideal place for a relaxing study-holiday stay.
Whether you are a student, a business professional, or a traveler, there is a language course in Ravenna that is right for you. There are Italian courses available for all fluency levels, ages and time durations. Just select a course type from the list below to get started.
General Italian courses are for adults who want to improve their speaking, listening, reading, and writing skills in Italian. Most general Italian courses are for adults age 16 and up. 2 - 48 week courses available. Most courses average 30 classes per week.