Our offices in Athens and Thessaloniki will be closed on Clean Monday, 27 February 2017.

Education Exhibitions Roadshow

Education Exhibitions Roadshow: 22–25 February

Meet representatives from UK institutions in Patras, Ioannina, Larisa and Heraklion Crete!

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Future News Worldwide, the international conference for youth journalism

Future News Worldwide: Conference for youth journalism

Passionate about journalism? Apply now for the Future News Worldwide conference!

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A woman writing a short story

Enter our International Flash Fiction Competition

You could win a full scholarship for our International Creative Writing Summer School!

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Welcome to the British Council in Greece

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

Next event

Join us at the screening of David Bösch’s atmospheric new production of Verdi’s tragic opera ‘Il trovatore’. Athens: 3 & 7 March 2017