Italy is a country located in Southern Europe, it is the most populous member state in the European Union and after the United States; it is the second most popular migration destination in the world. It has a highly developed and industrialized economy. Italy is recognized as the birthplace of Western culture, it is also a place to the greatest number of UNESCO World Heritage Sites in the world. High art and monuments are to be found everywhere around the country.Italy is famous for its delicious cuisine, its fashion industry, luxury sports cars and motorcycles, various regional cultures and languages, as well as for its beautiful coast, alpine lakes and mountain ranges. Having beautiful places and pleasant environment, it enjoys having tourist from all around the world throughout the world. Italy’s economy gains large part of growth through its tourism industry.
While, it attracts people to visit Italy for tourism and spend their vacations, it also inspires international student for study to visit for study. Being a civilized and developed country, living costs can be bit high in Italy, especially in big cities like Rome. Italy ranks among the highest taxed countries in the world and among the most expensive EU countries for living costs. Non-EU nationalities must apply for a student visa at least three months prior to expected date of arrival.