The Dante Alighieri Institute

If you want to learn Italian in Italy, then you are in the right place! Dante Alighieri Siena is a multinational learning center of Language, Culture and Gastronomy which offers Italian courses and programs for learners of all nationalities, adult learners, students who want to attend study abroad programs or internships in Italy, international university students and culinary amateurs and professionals. DA's commitment to academic excellence and high-quality classroom learning and instruction will surpass all your expectations.

DA Siena is recognized as a leading institute that provides Italian language courses and programs for those who want to study Italian in Italy. The institute is located in a recently restored historical building right in the city center of Siena. Premises have 25 well-lit classrooms, panoramic terraces, leisure reading room, recreation room and piano, a well-stocked library, and free WiFi connection. The friendly staff and docents will help and support you every step of the way. With DA you study Italian and have the opportunity to learn much more. DA Siena also offers 24/7 emergency assistance, housing services, internships in Italy, exciting afternoon and weekend social and co-curricular activities and much more!

Our affiliation with the Dante Alighieri Institute provides a cooperative agreement with the University of Siena. This gives us access to the University of Siena dining halls, WiFi (throughout Siena), and study halls. This means that you can get complete Italian meals in the dining ha