Learn English with the British Council and you’ll be learning with the world’s English language experts. We’ve been teaching English for more than 80 years and have helped more than 100 million people in 100 countries worldwide improve their English skills and build their confidence.

You can learn English by taking face-to-face lessons in our teaching centres or at home via our online courses and learning tools. And we can demonstrate your progress by preparing you for internationally recognised and accredited English language exams.

Explore our unrivalled range of courses and online resources designed to meet your learning needs.

Teaching English. Testing proficiency. Supporting learning.

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