Founded in 1976 in Florence, LINGUAVIVA school offers academic excellence and high level of service with the aim of encouraging international students to learn Italian and culture of Italy.
The school is officially authorised by the Italian Ministry of Education. It is also an official examination center for the CELI and CILS examinations.
LINGUAVIVA has 5 schools, two of which are in Italy. The school is located in the center of Florence, in a quiet street next to the main railway station with easy access to any means of transport.
It occupies 2 floors in an old elegant 19th century building and one floor in a similar building on the opposite side of the road. The school has 16 bright and comfortable classrooms with air conditioning and audio- visual equipment and free internet. There is a small garden on the territory of the school.
Every year the school accepts students from more than 60 countries.
LINGUAVIVA outstands with its effective and quality language learning, modern methods, professional teachers. From the very first lesson students begin to speak Italian. Classes are held by native speakers who have education in teaching Italian as a foreign language. In addition to textbooks, they use various extra teaching materials, that allow to make a learning process more interesting and complete.
Courses are held for students with all levels of language proficiency, from beginner to advanced. Groups are available all year round. The school offers a wide range of programmes that meet the students` needs: general Italian courses, business courses, courses with specific topics (art, cooking, design), etc.