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You can learn Italian in your country before leaving or attend a language course during your stay in Turin. The language courses are organized especially by international non-European students’ associations and provided at their university branches.


Italian Cultural Institute Courses

In collaboration with the Italian Embassies and Consulates, the cultural Italian Institutions organize Italian Courses tailored to the students’ needs.   Website


Università di Torino Summer Program

The Summer program provides an Italian course (lasting 3 to 5 weeks) for International students. After an assessment test, students will be divided into small groups according to three levels (elementary, intermediate and advanced). Teachers are professional mother-tongue and students can obtain course credits (European levels A2, B1, and B2). Moreover extra credits can be achieved with optional courses, such as: Italian art, cinema, food and wine culture.    Website



Politecnico courses: CLA-University Language Centre

International students of Politecnico have to pass an assessment for Italian language(B1). It is therefore necessary to have a certificate, issued by an Institution legally recognised by Politecnico or obtained with final exam released by the CLA (University Language Centre).    Website


Società Dante Alighieri

The Turin Società Dante Alighieri premises organizes Italian courses for international students. To get information about the dates, costs and schedules you can contact 011.5718563 or write an e-mail to    Website


Intercultural Centre

The Intercultural Centre of Turin Municipality organizes each year Italian language and cultural mediation courses.     Website


CPIA – Centri per l’istruzione degli adulti

The CPIA (Adults Learning Centres) provide a welcome and vocational guidance service, for all citizens over 15 years old.

The CPIA Centres are open every day in the evening and there are several locations around town and the metropolitan area.

Fondazione Università Popolare di Torino

The Foundation is exam premises for obtain the CILS ( Certificate of Italian as a Foreign Language) within a protocol of agreement with Università per stranieri of Siena

For more info find more at following website.


ASAI (Salesian catholic intercultural Association) offers several educational and cultural initiatives in town.

Asai focus are in particular adolescents and second generation and proposes activity based on cooperation.



Vides Laurita

International Volunteers Association for Women, Education and Development, operating at social level, aimed to young people and adults for promoting women in the world. They organize many activities and Language course for foreign peoplem

For more infos follow:


Comunità Sant’Egidio

The Comunità di Sant’Egidio,   it’s an Italian Network located   also in Torino. It’s a secular movement, engaged on Ecumenism and Dialogue, Peace and Solidarity. For further info about their activities, please visit:


Associazione Culturale RUSSKIJ MIR

This Indipendent Association of social promotion is open to new proposals, ideas and motivations aim to supporting Slavic Culture and Heritage.

More infos on courses and activities here.

Schools and private institutes

CIAOITALY – Via Alfonso Lamarmora, 31 – tel. 01115694775 – Email:
The school offers Marco Polo and Turandot programs for Chinese students. The school arranges preparatory courses for DITALS exams and offer a private Master in Teaching Italian as a Foreign Language and as a Second Language.

ALL LANGUAGES – corso Regina Margherita 95 – tel. 0118124016 fax 0118124026 – Email:

ALLIANCE FRANÇAISE TORINO – via Saluzzo 60 – tel. 01119716565 fax 01119716905 – Email:

ASEI School – corso Unione Sovietica 113 – tel. 0110268410

BRITISH INSTITUTES – via XX Settembre 65 – tel. 0115618740 fax 0115633819 – Email:

CALLAN TORINO – via Santa Teresa 20 c/o Liceo Cairoli – tel. 011531656 – cell. 3487198544 – Email:

DIALOGO LANGUAGE SERVICES – corso Massimo d’Azeglio 60 – tel. e fax 0110463986 – Email:

ISTITUTO LINGUISTICO EUROPEO – via Assarotti 4 – tel. e fax 011548951 – Email:

L’ITALIANO PORTICANDO – via Mercanti 2 – tel. 0115187079 fax 0115130840 – Email:

OVERSEA – corso Vittorio Emanuele II 88 – tel. 0115579012 
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OXFORD CENTRE INTERNATIONAL ACADEMY– corso Regio Parco 2 – tel.  0110678548 – Email:

SINGLE POINT LANGUAGES – largo Brescia 51 – tel. 0112237864 fax 0112238179 – Email:

TESL – The European School of Languages – via Baretti 3 – tel. e fax 0116696561 – Email:
THE WORLD – via Frassineto 34 – tel. 0113835447 – Email: