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Dilit International House
Rome, Italy

Via Marghera, 22 - 00185 Rome - see on map
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Dilit International House - Studying at Dilit International House

Rating: 4.3/5.0

Overall school rating of Dilit International House, Rome
Ranked #5 of 9 Italian schools in Rome
Location of the school

Rating: 4.7/5.0


Rating: 4.0/5.0

Social activities

Rating: 4.0/5.0


Rating: 4.4/5.0

Quality of teaching

Rating: 4.3/5.0

Value for money

Rating: 4.0/5.0


Rating: 4.0/5.0

Shared Flat (apartment)

Rating: 3.9/5.0

Overall school rating by student age group
Students < 18 years

Rating: 4.0/5.0

Students 18-30 years

Rating: 4.3/5.0

Students 31-49 years

Rating: 4.0/5.0

Students 50+ years

Rating: 4.4/5.0

What we like about the school
  • Garden and two big terraces where students can socialise and relax.
  • Homestay accommodation very close to school
  • Rome is one of the top destinations our students liked most
  • Excellent nationality mix. No student nationality makes up more than 10% of students.
  • Free assistance in finding flats for long-term students.
  • Electronic whiteboards in all classrooms.
What we dislike about the school
  • Lessons are 45 minutes long, which is shorter than in other schools.
How we create the points regarding what we like/dislike about a school

Location: Dilit International House is located in the fascinating and unique city of Rome, Italy. The school is housed in a beautiful villa, in the city centre, with a garden, terrace and snack bar. In the surrounding areas of the school, students can find such local attractions as the Chiesa di Santa Maria della Vittoria, the Santa Maria degli Angeli e dei Martiri and the Museo Nazionale Romano. There are also many shops, cafés and restaurants close by, ensuring students have all they need to feel comfortable in the city. With the Roma Termini Subway and Train station only an 8-minute walk from the school's front doors, the callosal attractions such as the Colosseum, St Peter's Basilica, Trevi Fountain and Pantheon, are all just a short journey away.

Facilities: With over 45 years experience in teaching Italian to the highest of standards, Dilit International House is well prepared to provide students of all levels, with what they need to reach their language goals. The school's facilities include a cafeteria, movie room, garden, rooftop terrace and a Student support desk for any questions or queries that may arise. All classrooms are equipped with air conditioning, heating, electronic whiteboards and ample natural light to create an optimal learning environment.

Courses available: Course selection includes several General Italian courses, taught over various schedules and intensities, inclusive of courses tailored by age groups (30-40, 50+). Multiple programmes offering an in-depth look into aspects of local culture and the arts are also readily available throughout the year. Specialist courses in Law, Academic Preparation, Business and CILS/CELI Exam Preparation, ensure that there is something available for everyone.
  • The language school Dilit International House was founded in Rome, Italy in 1974.
  • Legal name / parent company: Soc. Coop. VA Dilit r.l.
  • Tax registration ID: IT01094361001
  • Abbreviated name of school: IH Rome
  • The school is an official exam center
    The following language examinations can be taken directly at the school:

Italian Courses

General Language
Online Courses
Work & Study
Exam Preparation
Language Plus Activity

Information for all courses offered by Dilit International House

Comments about courses

For payments above EUR 77, there will be an additional tax stamp charge of EUR 2.

Lesson duration
45 minutes
School's administrative fee
85.00 €
Course material
Generally course material has to be purchased by the student. The costs of course material will be approximately 19 € per course level.
Individual classes
Single individual lessons of tuition can be reserved at 46 €. The combination of group and individual lessons is highly recommended. Individual lessons will encourage you to actively speak the foreign language and will offer you the opportunity to discuss individual problems and weaknesses.
Days without class
In 2023 (including national and regional bank holidays):
01 Jan. 2023, 10 Apr. 2023, 25 Apr. 2023, 01 May 2023, 02 Jun. 2023, 29 Jun. 2023, 15 Aug. 2023, 01 Nov. 2023, 08 Dec. 2023, 23 Dec. 2023 - 31 Dec. 2023.
In 2024 (including national and regional bank holidays):
01 Apr. 2024, 25 Apr. 2024, 01 May 2024, 15 Aug. 2024, 01 Nov. 2024, 23 Dec. 2024 - 31 Dec. 2024.
If a bank holiday falls on a weekday there is no refund nor are missed lessons recuperated. This is the case for the majority of language schools.
Level test
A test to assess your exact language level takes place at the school on the first day of the course.

Lessons needed per Italian language level

Level (CEFR) LESSONS needed per level WEEKS needed
(20 lessons per week)
A1 Beginner A1 to A2 80 4
A2 Elementary A2 to B1 160 8
B1 Intermediate B1 to B2 180 9
B2 Higher Intermediate B2 to C1 200 10
C1 Advanced C1 to C2 220 11
C2 Profiency
Data above gives some guidance. For more details consult our page How long does it take to learn a language or reach a specific level.

Our price includes

  • INCLUDED Organized activities
  • INCLUDED Internet access and use of school computers
  • INCLUDED Wireless LAN zone at school
  • INCLUDED Free certificate of course attendance
  • INCLUDED Language level placement test at first day of classes
  • INCLUDED For adult courses: a minimum of one free organized leisure activity per week
  • INCLUDED Free assistance in finding flats for long-term students
Note: All courses offered by Dilit International House, Rome can be reserved online with LanguageCourse.Net at a lower price than what you pay when booking directly at the school or at the school's website. In case a course is not listed above, just let us know.

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  • Computer room at Dilit International House
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  • Studying in Rome
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  • Students in Rome
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  • City tour
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  • Excursions in Rome
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  • Collosseum
  • Enjoying Rome
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  • Exploring Rome
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  • All eyes on the board
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  • Group lesson
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  • Lesson in progress
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  • Learning in Rome
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  • Sightseeing
  • Teacher in action
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  • Meeting new friends in Rome
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  • School
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Dilit International House (IH)

“Students coming to Rome have a dream and we want to do all we can to make this dream come true.They should have an unforgettable time in and outside the classroom, discovering the segrets of our our city and the aspects of the Italian cultures”
Accreditations and Quality seals
AISLIASILSIALCPreferential Terms in Case of Visa RefusalCILS exam centre, CELI exam centre
Italian teacher qualifications
100% hold a university degree
100% hold a recognised language teaching qualification
Languages spoken by school staff (cannot be guaranteed by school)
First day of course
Written and oral level test is performed. Students should arrive at 8:00
Student gender mix
40% male / 60% female
Offer for returning students
You will be refunded/waived the school's administration fee If you already attended previously a course at Dilit International House and you book here.
Payment methods accepted for payments made directly to the school
Visa - logoMastercard - logoCash payment - logoBank Transfer - logo

General school facilities

  • Cafeteria

  • Garden

  • Rooftop terrace

  • Balcony / terrace

  • Student support desk

  • Free WIFI

  • Non-smoking (all indoor areas, but not all outdoor areas of school)

  • Assistance with entrance ticket purchases

  • Classroom equipment

    • TV in all classrooms

    • Electronic whiteboard in all classrooms

    • Air conditioning in all classrooms

    • Heating in all classrooms

    • Ample natural light in all classrooms

    Number of classrooms: 14
    Paid parking (<500m)

Additional comment about facilities of school

Snack-bar for hot and cold snacks Piano for students use

Student Age / Nationality

Average number of students
In summer: 130
Throughout the year: 110
Minimum age of students
16 years
Average number of levels
Adult courses In summer: 10
Adult courses Throughout the year: 10
Average age of students
In summer: 23 years
Throughout the year: 30 years

Top student nationalities

Age of students

Airport transfer

Roma Ciampino Airport:
88 € one way
176 € return (both ways)
Leonardo da Vinci-Fiumicino Airport:
88 € one way
176 € return (both ways)
Best arrival airport is Rome (Fiumicino, Ciampino).
More information about airports around Rome and how to get from the airport to Rome on your own here on our Rome page.

Visa Documents

Nationals from USA do not require a visa to study short term courses up to 90 days.
Check visa requirements for nationals from other countries.
Nationals from countries that require a visa will receive documents from the school, related to booking confirmation, which is required for the visa application.
Full payment of all fees required before school dispatches documents required for visa application
Preferential cancellation terms in case of visa refusal
School agreed that students booking online on this site will benefit from preferential cancellation fees in case of visa refusal, and in this case will never exceed EUR 180.

Leisure activities

activity possibledistance from school
Dancing3 km
Football (soccer)-
Horse riding-
Swimming5 km
Yoga2 km

Examples of leisure activities organized by the school

Adults - Free activities

Seminars about Italian cooking Italian literature History of art Italian music Italian wines Films Aperitivo Walking tours

Adults - Paid activities

Guided visits Half-day excursions (approx. EUR 15-18): Ostia Antica, Villa Adriana, Villa Torlonia, Villa d'Este Searching for truffles with dinner (70,00 Euro) Full day excursions (approx. 50-55 Euro): Pompei and Naples, Pienza e San Giminiano, Siena. Opera evening (approx. EUR 25) Italian wine tasting (EUR 14) * Aperi-cena - Aperitif (EUR 12)
Leisure programme for adults (sample):
Sample Activities Program Dilit International House
Sample Activities Program Dilit International House