ALCE | Accademia Lingue e Culture Europee

Welcome at ALCE, study Italian in Bologna

ALCE, was established in 2000. We are a medium-sized, owner-managed, Italian language school.

We are a family-run school, offering intensive General Italian, examination preparation courses but also a nice range of specific courses for students from all over the world.
We are known for the personal attention we provide both in and outside of the classroom.
Our school offers top quality teaching and a friendly learning environment.
We also work carefully to conserve our excellent nationality mix.

Bologna, which is home to the Oldest University in the world, has something to offer to everyone. Art, history, music, culture, education, excellence in eno-gastronomy, night life, shopping and much much more!
We invite you to discover one of the best preserved Italian jewels.

Alce and the splendid city of Bologna are ready to give you a very warm welcome. All in all, an experience we are sure you will treasure for life!
Above all, you will be in safe hands of caring, experienced professionals who are passionate about language learning and cultural exchange.

We look forward to welcoming you to Bologna. On behalf of all the teachers and staff, we would like to invite you to join us soon.

Ciao, a presto!

Luca and Rossana

Join us at the IALC 2018

Book 10 weeks minimum
get -10% on GI23

Book 13 weeks CILS preparation, save 295€ (Sept-Dec)

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The school location:

• We are ideally located in Bologna city centre, at the entrance of the city walls

• Food, shops, bars, restaurants, just outside school

• Medieval historic centre is just 600 metres by foot (10 minutes)

• On the main bus routes that go to the most important sites (station, centre..)

• The most beautiful city park, the Giardini Margherita is only few metres away

Centrally and conveniently location

Free Wi-Fi

Coffee break point

Modern classrooms

Air conditioning

Maximum 8 students per class

Fulltime courses

Dubbing and recording studio


Privately managed student house

Visa counselling

Fully equipped kitchen