With many decades of experience in teaching students of all ages, we ensure that all our courses have been carefully designed to deliver the most effective and practical learning process through a full range of general, academic, business and exam preparation courses.
In this section
English courses for young learners
Our courses for children and teenagers are specially designed to improve your child's language learning and develop their skills at communicating in English.
English courses for adults
Are you keen to climb the career ladder? Would you like to study or work overseas? Whatever your background or ambitions, learning English can open the door to exciting new opportunities.
How do I register for a course?
How do I register for a course? Check your level Everyone who wants to join our courses needs to do a level test.
English courses for business and companies
Achieve success in your professional life with our professional development courses, or ask us about tailoring a private course to meet the specific training needs of your organisation.
Information for parents
The British Council has been teaching English to young learners for over 75 years. We provide children and teenagers with a safe, supportive and stimulating learning environment.
Find out more about our membership packages.
Why study with the British Council?
Learn English with us and make rapid progress in the most effective and enjoyable way.
Learn English online
The British Council has a wide range of online resources to help adults, teenagers and children learn English. The resources include videos, mobile apps and games.
Learn English on the radio
Obla Air is a lively radio drama from the British Council designed to help you learn and improve your English.