Welcome to the British Council

The British Council is the UK’s international organisation for educational opportunities and cultural relations. We are on the ground in six continents and over 100 countries, bringing international opportunity to life, every day. Find out more about us.

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Learn English

Take an English course at one of our global teaching centres or learn English online

Study, Work, Create

Are you a young person or young professional? See the opportunities available to you now!

Take an exam

Every year, two million people take international exams with help from the British Council