Welcome to the Italian Department.
If you love Italy and the Italian Language, Sicily is probably the best destination. The real characters and colours of Italy are still vivid in Sicily. Here the weather is always mild and food is everyone's greatest pride!
International House Language Centre was established in 1975 by Pat Durden, the present Director, and has been an affiliate member of the International House World Organisation since 1984. It has also been an authorised centre for the University of Cambridge ESOL English examinations since 1980, and a member of AISLi (Association of Language Schools in Italy) since 1990. In 2002, the school became an official centre for Italian language examinations run by the Università per Stranieri di Perugia.