Piccola Università Italiana
Largo Antonio Pandullo 5
89861 Tropea
Tel.: 0963 / 60 32 84
Fax: 0963 / 61 786
E-Mail: info@piccolauniversitaitaliana.com

Welcome to our Italian language school!


Video: Study Italian in Italy

02.04.2009 - The new video is online: Lean back and enjoy! [more]

Piccola Università Italiana language school, Tropea, Calabria: brochure 2009

02.01.2009 - Download the 2009 Piccola Università brochure for more details about our unique Italian seaside learning experience! [more]

Summer in Italy beckons

31.07.2008 - Morning Italian classes – Carefree afternoons on the beach! [more]



Tropea is a charming medieval seaside town of 7000 inhabitants situated at the neck of the ... [more]


Class size is kept small, from 3 to a maximum of 6 students. The low teacher - student ra ... [more]

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Find additional "Articles" and "What's New" about our Italian language courses and our Italian language school in Tropea below.


Are you young at heart?

Specially designed Italian language courses for senior citizens

Are you young at heart?The Piccola Università Italiana has now started to offer also specially designed Italian language courses for the „young at heart”.

The courses last 2 weeks and a prolongation of the course can be arranged upon request. The “young at heart” language course program is structured in 3 lessons daily in small groups, which are formed based on the language levels of the course participants.

The social program assemblies a practical convertion to the language course in an interesting and true-to-life situation. All Italian language teachers have a university degree and are all Italian native speakers. The didactical teaching material, like written documents, a course book, newspapers, slides, classical Italian movies or historical guided city tours to discover the old town will ensure that the lessons are colourful and varied.

Highlight of the "silver-active-course" will be the excursion to discover the "Magna Grecia" and the private classical concert at school with wine tasting and typical products of the area. (see picture)

The Italian languageschool organizes low-prized flights, transportation from/to the airport as well as accommodation in beautiful specially rented apartments. The multi-lingual staff of the school’s secretary is helpful to assist during the stay of the participants / students.

These Italian languagecourses for seniors (Silver-Active-Languagecourse) are offered in November 2007, January and March 2008. Group travellers may also do a group booking (upon request also separate dates are available).

The Italian language school Piccola Università Italiana is situated in the historical old town of Tropea (about 150 m linear-distance). The climate in Calabria during winter is agreeable.

For further information please contact the school directly via e-mailor by phone from Monday to Friday from 08:00 am to 01:00 pm and from 04:00 pm to 08:00 pm.

written by Simone Rainer on 17.09.2007 at 12:28.