Centre of Italian Studies | Language School Melbourne - Centre of Italian Studies

A world leader in teaching Italian for over 42 years.

Our story

Our flexible and extensive timetable offers over 70 adult Italian classes and 9 children's classes

View our timetable

Summer Intensive Courses 2022 in Carlton and online

This is our fast-track offering and it’s perfect if you need to reinforce and consolidate your knowledge of the Italian language, or if you are a beginner and would like to cover this level in only one week. Join CIS next Summer and study Italian having fun!

More Summer Intensive Courses 2022 in Carlton and online

Meet the Italian author, Professor and Journalist Giancarlo Visitilli

We are pleased to welcome Giancarlo Visitilli, a brave man who gives voice to the voiceless. His writing is deep, involving and touching, a perfect example of a high-level Italian book.

More Meet the Italian author, Professor and Journalist Giancarlo Visitilli

Our standard classes, levels and books

How do the different levels work? What am I going to study in class? How do I know which class is the right one for me? Click below to find all the information you need about our standard courses available in Carlton and online.

More Our standard classes, levels and books

All our teachers are native Italian speakers,
keen to share their love of Italian and Italy.

Meet our teachers