Study or intern abroad in Italy with AIFS and you may just scratch the surface of what this timeless nation has to offer.View all Programs in Italy
In Florence, artistic, cultural and historic richness is ever present. With the Ponte Vecchio, Pitti Palace, Piazza della Signoria, Accademia and San Marco creating a wonderful backdrop, it is no surprise that walking along the Arno River you come across artists attempting to capture this beautiful city. Take in the sites in and around Florence on visits to museums, art galleries, churches and theaters. If you are a connoisseur of Italian cuisine, you can learn how to make pasta from scratch or experience a typical trattoria, where you can find some of the best food in Italy. Whatever your tastes, Florence is the perfect spot to acquire a genuine experience of Italian life and culture.
Known as “The Fashion Capital of the World,” this stylish and sophisticated city offers vast internship opportunities. With its dynamic business culture and work environment, there are placements in nearly every career field. Immerse yourself in this fast-paced, thriving environment of Milan. Italy is waiting for you!
With its sunny climate and unparalleled wealth of ancient history and monuments Rome offers a rewarding international education experience and countless opportunities to immerse oneself in 3,000 years of Western culture. As a contemporary European capital, it is utterly unique. There is more to see and to experience in Rome than anywhere else. Here you will learn history and art while visiting the Colosseum, the Pantheon, Spanish Steps, Trevi Fountain or the Vatican Museums and walk along streets trodden by emperors, popes, writers, musicians, poets and artists, enjoying the unique beauty and mesmerizing atmosphere of the Eternal City.
This is your chance to set yourself apart. Explore the world and your interests while earning academic credit and developing your personal and professional skills.See How It Works
Live and learn in an exciting new city abroad while earning credits and having a life-changing experience.
One of the best things you can do before departure is enter into the journey knowing that your time abroad will be unique to this experience. The resources, community and support available to you when abroad will likely be different as well. In order to help you prepare for your experience, we have compiled many resources about social identity and access in specific locations abroad. Your program staff will also provide you with more details pre-departure and during orientation.Learn more