International House -
Welcome to the Italian Department.
If you love Italy and the Italian Language, Sicily is probably the best destination. The real characters and colors 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. e-
BABILONIA is the oldest Italian language school in Sicily. Our institute is hosting institution for several U.S. Universities and approved by University for Foreigners of Perugia (as CELI exam centre) and University "Ca Foscari" of Venice (as apprenticeship centre for ITALS master degree). Moreover, in 2008 BABILONIA has been awarded the LTM Award for Italian Language Schools in Italy.Together with our Italian language classes, we offer a wide choice of culture courses and extra courses (cooking, wine & food, ceramics, diving, hiking, golf, ect) together with a weekly social and cultural activity program. Accommodation and pick up services are also offered. e-