||Certificate Programs, full-time
||€11,000.00 per programme
2 weeks €2,600 3 credits
4 weeks €4,600 6 credits
6 weeks €6,400 9 credits
8 weeks €8,200 12 credits
12 weeks €11,000 18 credits
High School Students from ages 16 and above
The entry qualification documents are accepted in the following languages: English / Italian.
Often you can get a suitable transcript from your school. If this is not the case, you will need official translations along with verified copies of the original.
For Academic Year Courses (BASIC, ONE-YEAR, MASTER, and other courses that exceed 3 months) non-EU Students should make their application by 2 months prior to the course commencement date
1. Complete the ACCADEMIA RIACI application form and fax it to ACCADEMIA RIACI, ACCADEMIA RIACI’ s office or Information Centers.
2. Pay the enrollment fee (See Payment Procedures)
3.Mail the required original documents (*see next column) to ACCADEMIA RIACI, ACCADEMIA RIACI’s office or Information Center.
4. ACCADEMIA RIACI receives your required documents, then, within 30 days ACCADEMIA RIACI will let you know if you are accepted for the course you requested. If you are not accepted, ACCADEMIA RIACI refund the enrollment fee you paid.
5. Pay the tuition fee (See Payment Procedures) by 30 days before the course starts. After ACCADEMIA RIACI confirms your payment, the student will receive a “Certificate of Enrollment” via postal mail.
Note: When applying to ACCADEMIA RIACI, the student commits to agree and accept the coditions stated in the GENERAL CONDITION TO THE ENROLLMENT IN THE COURSES of ACCADEMIA RIACI . Those who cannot agree will be rejected, and the amount paid will not be refundable.
—Art Short Course Application Form(PDF)
—Summer Application Form (PDF)
– An International Postal / Money Order or a copy of the enrollment fee of wire transfers.
– 4 passport photos (3cmX4cm)
– Photocopy of your passport
For Advanced Students of Art Course
- We will arrange your class depending on what you did before. So, please send us your portfolio.
-Portfolio of 12 Art works (E-mail attachments) for Advanced Students.
-A portfolio description sheet listing each piece by number, size, medium and date completed for Advanced Students.
Short Course / SUMMER CREDIT PROGRAM / Spring course / Christmas Course
1. High School Students from ages 16 and above
2. Language Proficiency in Italian, English or Spanish
3. High motivation and passion for Art and Design
The Basic Course and Speciality Course are taught in Italian only. One-Year and Master courses are taught in Italian or with an English or Spanish Interpretor. Interpreter in other languages can be provided on request. A high-intermediate level of language is necessary to understand the lessons, even though ACCADEMIA RIACI do not hold language tests.
Enrollments are limited, due to our policy for keeping our classes small. ACCADEMIA RIACI may not accept further enrollment if the number of students are predicted to exceed the maximum number foreseen.
Notice: Enrollment is not valid until required documents arrive to ACCADEMIA RIACI, ACCADEMIA RIACI’ s offices world wide or the Information Center, along with the confirmation of enrollment fee payment.
– Basic, One-Year / Semester, Master Courses:
Admission Form and Enrollment fee must arrive at the Admission Office by two months prior to the beginning of class for non-EU students. For students with EU passport, the application form must arrive until 1 week before the class beginning.
– Summer & Short Programs:
The Admission Form, tuition and fees must arrive at the Admission Office by 30 days prior to the beginning of class. Please inquire for availability of the course after 30 days prior to the beginning. Students who need Student VISA to study for less than 90 days in Italy need to submit the Admission Form and Enrollment fee must arrive at the Admission Office by two months prior to the beginning of class.
ACCADEMIA RIACI reserves the right to cancel the courses prior to course commencement, as particular conditions for such neccessities arise. In such cases, students who already registered in a course that is canceled will be notified by telephone or mail, and should be asked whether they wish to transfer to another course or prefer a full refund.
The jewelry making technique called open work has been widely used in Florence since time of Renaissances, beginners and it’s one of these techniques that can be only taught here. Main motif is flowers and leaves. With one-month course, beginners can start carving and will be able to complete “bangle” in a month. For those who have previous jewelry making experiences, they eventually complete beautifully glistening crystal and two rings utilizing stone setting on colorful semiprecious stone, others include pendant head, pierce, bracelet and other original work. Even beginners with 2 months course, you can learn from very basics and eventually will be able to make pendant head and broach.
2 weeks :
 May 8, May 22, Jun. 5, Jun. 19, Jul. 3, Jul. 17, Jul. 31, Aug. 21
 May 7, May 21, Jun. 4, Jun. 18, Jul. 2, Jul. 16, Jul. 30, Aug. 20
4 weeks :
 May 8, Jun. 5, Jul. 3, Aug. 21
 May 7, Jun. 4, Jul. 2, Aug. 20
6 weeks :
 May 8, Jun. 19, Jul. 17
 May 7, Jun. 18, Jul. 16
8 weeks :
 May 8, Jun. 5, Jul. 3
 May 7, Jun. 4, Jul. 2
12 weeks :
 May 8, Jun. 5
 May 7, Jun. 4
*The last week finishes on 31 Jul with the same number of lessons as a whole week.
Italian or English or Spanish
We can provide interpreters for the following language:
Chinese, Korean, Japanese, Hindu, Russian, French and German.
*Please contact the admission office.