Learn Italian at the TUM Language Center

Benvenuti a Italiano!
Italian is one of the most studied and loved languages in the world. Why? Not just because of its expressive power and musicality. Since ancient times, the Italian language and culture have had an immense influence on the intellectual development of Europe and continue to do so today. Learning Italian means diving into the philosophy of life that this language radiates.

Language Courses during the semester

We offer Italian courses from level A1.1 to C1 following the CEFR.

Block Courses in Lecture-free Periods

Use the lecture-free period from February to May, 2017, to improve your language skills.

Course Registration and Participation

Placement Test is required to register for levels above A1.2.

Students can register via TUMonline

Staff interested in taking a course should come to the first lesson.

  • Instructions for registration in TUMonline
  • Read More about registration and placement tests

The TUM Language Center reserves the right, in case of low number of present participants to cancel the courses.

Language Certificates and Language Tests

You can take a test to receive a language certificate to include in various applications (DAAD, scholarships, internships, etc.).

Italiano Online

In this Moodle course you will find interactive language exercises. There are plenty of opportunities to develop your skills and expand upon your coursework for levels A1 to B2.

  • Register for Italiano Online here. (Please contact your Italian instructor for the password.)

Dr. Debora Mainardi

Head of Italian Program
mainardi@zv.tum.de

Office Hours
Wednesdays 18:30 - 19:00
Room 209, Richard-Wagner-Str. 3 (MUC)
Tel.: 089/289-29337

Thursdays 14:45 - 15:15 (by arrangement)
Room MW 1011 (GAR)
Tel.: 089/289-29337



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