Established in 1988, ELLCI Milano is a school of Italian language and culture.

Our premises are spacious and comfortable and are located in the heart of Milan, just a few steps away from Corso Buenos Aires, which is one of the main shopping areas of the city, and can be easily reached by the public transport.

Classes are composed by a small groups of students to ensure maximum attention to the needs of each student and offer an effective and fast learning. Our teachers are expert and qualified to teach Italian as a Foreign Language.

ELLCI is a center for the CELI (certificate of knowledge of Italian language) and CIC (certificate of business Italian) exams of the University for Foreigners of Perugia.


  • It is CELI exam center (Italian language certificates) of the University for Foreigners of Perugia
  • It is accredited in Germany as part of the BILDUNGSURLAUB (training leaves) in the regions of Berlin, Hessen, Saarland and Schleswig-Holstein
  • ISO 9001 certification
  • Member Eduitalia an association of 80 qualified schools and universities that offer courses for foreign students in Italy


  • Program AP-Italian scholarships for the promotion of Italian language and culture in the United States in collaboration with the Italian Embassy of Washington D.C. and Eduitalia
  • PRIA scholarship program for the promotion of Italian language and culture with the Italian Embassy in Russia and Eduitalia.
  • Scholarships reserved for students of the Italian Institute of Culture in Osaka.
  • Internships for the students of the Masters in teaching Italian for foreigners of the Ca ‘Foscari University of Venice, Catholic University of Milan, University of Macerata and University of Bologna.