Florence - Pathway Academic Preparation

Italian courses to prepare for entering university studies in Florence, Italy

Overall rating of listed schools in Florence:
4.4/5.0 (201 reviews)
Lessons per week: 30

Location: Language School

Specific programmes available:
  • Art & Design
  • Engineering
  • Medicine
  • Languages

Course Content:

50%Italian language lessons
0%General academic skill training
50%Degree specific lessons

Max. students per class: 15
Required minimum language level: Lower intermediate (B1) or higher
Starting dates: 08.May.2017

For students who wish to attend an Italian University and pass the entrance examination for Architecture, Academy of Fine Arts, Medicine, Veterinary science, Dentistry, Pharmacy, Engineering.
Course material included.

Events in FlorenceBest time to take a language course in Florence

Scoppio del Carro (Explosion of the Cart)
Scoppio del Carro (Explosion of the Cart)

16 Apr. 2017One of the loudest folk traditions of the Easter season in Italy, the "explosion of the cart" is literally that, a wagon filled with fireworks that is set alight. The fuse runs from the alter of the cathedral and is lit by the priest.

International Italian Handicrafts
International Italian Handicrafts

22 Apr. 2017 - 30 Apr. 2017Annual handicrafts trade fair that has been running for well over 70 years. With crafts of all types, be inspired by the creativity and craftsmanship of hundreds of artisans. There is literally something here for everyone.

Florece Bike Festival
Florece Bike Festival

23 Apr. 2017A weekend festival in Cascine park dedicated to bicycles of all types with events, tests, demonstrations, shows and even an expo village where you can acquire all your biking needs. Family friendly event for the eco-conscious who truly believe that bicycles set you free.

Maggio Musicale Fiorentino
Maggio Musicale Fiorentino

24 Apr. 2017 - 30 Jun. 2017The first music festival ever in Italy, the Maggio Musicale Fiorentino began as an opera festival in 1933. It attracts some of the biggest names of the classical music genre from Italy and around the world.

Tango Festival
Tango Festival

25 Apr. 2017 - 01 May. 2017A week of tango, passion and the good life in Florence. Take lessons or attend milongas hosted by guest DJs in some truly spectacular locations. Mingle with the artists, and dance with new friends from around the globe.

San Giovanni
San Giovanni

24 Jun. 2017Feast of Saint John, the patron saint of Florence. Countless events are organised around the city including boat races on the Arno, a historical parade, the final match of the Calcio Storico and even a nighttime marathon. The evening ends with a spectacular fireworks display.

Historical football in costume
Historical football in costume

24 Jun. 2017Florence celebrates its patron saint John with a game of Calcio Storico, an early form of football. The game is played in period dress with competing teams representing the four quarters of the city.


07 Sep. 2017The festa della Rificolona is a folk festival held every year in the heart of Florence. It includes a popular parade, music and myriad paper lanterns carried by children. The tradition dates back to the 12th century and celebrates the birthday of the Virgin Mary.

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