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Istituto Dante Alighieri
Milan, Italy

Via G. Carducci, 5 - 20123 Milan - see on map
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Istituto Dante Alighieri - Students learning
4.6

Rating: 4.6/5.0

Overall school rating of Istituto Dante Alighieri, Milan
Ranked #1 of 6 Italian schools in Milan
School
Location of the school
5.0 

Rating: 5.0/5.0

Facilities
4.4 

Rating: 4.4/5.0

Social activities
3.7 

Rating: 3.7/5.0

Organisation
4.8 

Rating: 4.8/5.0

Course
Quality of teaching
4.8 

Rating: 4.8/5.0

Value for money
4.8 

Rating: 4.8/5.0

Overall school rating by student age group
Students < 18 years
0.0 

Rating: 0.0/5.0

(0)
Students 18-30 years
4.5 

Rating: 4.5/5.0

(2)
Students 31-49 years
5.0 

Rating: 5.0/5.0

(2)
Students 50+ years
4.0 

Rating: 4.0/5.0

(1)
What we like about the school
  • Best rated school in Milan
  • Excellent rating of teaching quality (4.8/5.0)
  • Top rated school facilities (4.4/5.0)
  • Excellent nationality mix. No student nationality makes up more than 15% of students.
  • One of the oldest Italian schools in Milan founded in 1923
  • 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: The school is located in the heart of the city, within easy walking distance from 'Duomo' and a few steps from 'Castello Sforzesco'. It is near the railway station (Stazione Nord - Milano Cadorna) and is served by 2 underground lines.
  • The language school Istituto Dante Alighieri was founded in Milan, Italy in 1923.
  • Legal name / parent company: Istituto Dante Alighieri Milano
  • Tax registration ID: P.Iva 06615990964 (tax)

Italian Courses

General Language
Private
Work & Study
Business
Exam Preparation
Language Plus Activity

Information for all courses offered by Istituto Dante Alighieri

Comments about courses

Individual lessons are 60 minutes.

Lesson duration
45 minutes
Course material
Generally course material is distributed free to students and will stay in student property.
Days without class
In 2023 (including national and regional bank holidays):
01 Jan. 2023 - 08 Jan. 2023, 07 Apr. 2023 - 11 Apr. 2023, 24 Apr. 2023, 25 Apr. 2023, 02 Jun. 2023, 15 Aug. 2023, 28 Aug. 2023 - 03 Sep. 2023, 01 Nov. 2023, 07 Dec. 2023 - 10 Dec. 2023, 23 Dec. 2023 - 31 Dec. 2023.
In 2024 (including national and regional bank holidays):
01 Jan. 2024 - 07 Jan. 2024, 29 Mar. 2024 - 02 Apr. 2024, 25 Apr. 2024, 26 Apr. 2024, 01 May 2024, 12 Aug. 2024 - 18 Aug. 2024, 02 Sep. 2024 - 08 Sep. 2024, 01 Nov. 2024, 21 Dec. 2024 - 31 Dec. 2024.
School policy regarding bank holidays:Full number of lost classes are made up
Level test
A test to assess your exact language level takes place before the start of the course via an online form.

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 Tuition
  • INCLUDED Course material
  • INCLUDED Organized activities
  • INCLUDED Internet access and use of school computers
  • INCLUDED Free certificate of course attendance
  • INCLUDED Language level placement test before arrival
Note: All courses offered by Istituto Dante Alighieri, Milan 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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  • Office at the school
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  • Learning facilities
    Learning facilities 3/14
  • Classroom for groups
    Classroom for groups 4/14
  • school corridor
    school corridor5/14
  • Inside the school
    Inside the school6/14
  • Class facilities
    Class facilities7/14
  • Class for individual lessons
    Class for individual lessons8/14
  • Class ready for new students
    Class ready for new students 9/14
  • Reception
    Reception10/14
  • Front desk
    Front desk11/14
  • facilities
    facilities12/14
  • Desks
    Desks 13/14
  • 14/14

Istituto Dante Alighieri

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Accreditations and Quality seals
ISO 9000/9001EDUITALIAPreferential Terms in Case of Visa Refusal
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
Students should arrive at 8:50
Student gender mix
50% male / 50% female
Offer for returning students
You will be refunded/waived the school's administration fee If you already attended previously a course at Istituto Dante Alighieri and you book here.
Payment methods accepted for payments made directly to the school
Visa - logoMastercard - logoAmerican Express - logoMaestro - logoEurocheque - logoTravellers Check - logoBank Transfer - logo

General school facilities

  • Library

  • Student support desk

  • Free WIFI

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

  • 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:

    6

    Number of public PC workstations:

    1

    Paid parking (<500m)

    Facilities for disabled students

    • Accessible Toilet

Additional comment about facilities of school

Modern classrooms Television VCRs Cassette players Blackboards Internet

Student Age / Nationality

Average number of students
Adult courses - In summer: 20
Junior courses - In summer: 1
Junior courses - Throughout the year: 1
Minimum age of students
18 years
Average number of levels
Adult courses In summer: 4
Adult courses Throughout the year: 7
Average age of students
In summer: 22 years
Throughout the year: 28 years

Top student nationalities

Age of students

Airport transfer

Best arrival airport is Malpensa.
More information about airports around Milan and how to get from the airport to Milan on your own here on our Milan 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
Yes
Express shipment fee (via courier)
20 €
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
Dancing1 km
Golf10 km
Horse riding10 km
Music-
Skiing70 km
Squash1 km
Tennis1 km
Volleyball1 km
Windsurfing60 km

Examples of leisure activities organized by the school

Adults - Free activities

The school organises monthly activities for the students: aperitivo, city tours, museums, pizzas, school little parties, excursions, dance nights, karaoke etc.

Adults - Paid activities

The entry to museums and to paid activities is on students charge

Ratings of Istituto Dante Alighieri compared to ratings of all schools in Italy

 Istituto Dante Alighieri MilanAverage of all other schools in Italy
Overall school rating4.6

Rating: 4.6/5.0

4.5

Rating: 4.5/5.0

Location of the school5.0

Rating: 5.0/5.0

4.8

Rating: 4.8/5.0

Facilities4.4

Rating: 4.4/5.0

3.9

Rating: 3.9/5.0

Social activities3.8

Rating: 3.8/5.0

4.0

Rating: 4.0/5.0

Organisation4.8

Rating: 4.8/5.0

4.5

Rating: 4.5/5.0

Quality of teaching4.8

Rating: 4.8/5.0

4.5

Rating: 4.5/5.0

Value for money4.8

Rating: 4.8/5.0

4.3

Rating: 4.3/5.0

Homestay0.0

Rating: 0.0/5.0

4.2

Rating: 4.2/5.0

Shared flat0.0

Rating: 0.0/5.0

4.2

Rating: 4.2/5.0

Student opinions about Istituto Dante Alighieri, Milan

Liked
Great school with great teachers and very welcoming staff.
Disliked
Ex curriculum activities can be improved.
Overall rating
5.0

Rating: 5/5.0

Value for money
5.0

Rating: 5/5.0

City/place
3.0

Rating: 3/5.0

Facilities (library, classrooms)
4.0

Rating: 4/5.0

Quality of teaching / language progress
5.0

Rating: 5/5.0

School organization
5.0

Rating: 5/5.0

Social activities
2.0

Rating: 2/5.0

Course: Standard Course A June 12 - June 23 and July 3 - July 21 - 5 weeks
24. Jul. 2023
Liked
The kindness of the people, the quality of the teaching
Overall rating
5.0

Rating: 5/5.0

Value for money
5.0

Rating: 5/5.0

City/place
5.0

Rating: 5/5.0

Facilities (library, classrooms)
5.0

Rating: 5/5.0

Quality of teaching / language progress
5.0

Rating: 5/5.0

School organization
5.0

Rating: 5/5.0

Social activities
5.0

Rating: 5/5.0

Quality of teaching / language progress: Great school, lovely teachers and pedagogues, an available and efficient administrative team, I really recommend this school
Course: Standard Italian Course A - 8 weeks
2. Mar. 2020

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FAQ about Istituto Dante Alighieri, Milan

  • Italian courses at Istituto Dante Alighieri start at 36 € for Part-Time Course course with 4 lessons per week. When booking here you benefit from an exclusive discount.
  • Yes. The following courses can be attended as an absolute beginner: Standard Course A, Semi-Intensive Course , Standard Course B, Standard Course A Plus, Intensive Course
  • Depending on the chosen course, the maximum number of students at Istituto Dante Alighieri varies from 1 students (One-to-One Course) to 12 students (Standard Course A)
  • 100% of teachers at Istituto Dante Alighieri hold a university degree. 100% hold a recognized language teaching certificate.
  • The highest Nationality percentage at Istituto Dante Alighieri comes from USA with a 12% representation, followed by students from Korea (10%) and France (10%).
  • Yes, there is an exclusive discount that only applies when booking online here.
  • Istituto Dante Alighieri offers courses from 18 years to 99. Average age is 22 during the summer and 28 for the rest of the year.

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