Find out about our forthcoming programme of events in Greece.
Education information sessions
Thinking of studying in the UK? Come along to one of our free education information sessions taking place in Athens and Thessaloniki every week and find out everything you need to know!
IELTS information sessions
Our free IELTS information sessions aim to familiarise you with the IELTS test and help you perform more confidently on the day of the test. Athens: every Wednesday at 13.00
Shakespeare Lives at the Thessaloniki Concert Hall
Join us at a series of film screenings we are organising in Thessaloniki that will bring the works of Shakespeare to life on the big screen: 16 November 2016–8 February 2017.
Special Educational Needs
This online course is aimed at teachers of English but is suitable for all primary and secondary level teachers working with learners with special needs. Apply by 27 January 2017.
ELT Networking Event
If you’re a School Head, Educator or Agent interested in meeting accredited UK ELT centres, register for our networking event and explore ways of working together. Athens: 29 January 2017
Presentation Skills – Make Yourself Heard
In partnership with INNOVATHENS powered by Samsung, we invite you to take part in a series of free presentation skills workshops. Athens: 30 January–27 March 2017
Our Sustainable Fashion programme comprises a talk, a presentation of pieces from the Atopos Paper Fashion Collection and a workshop for fashion designers. Athens: 2 & 3 February 2017
We invite schools to take part in Salonika Remembers, an exciting new project marking the centenary of the Salonika Campaign 1915–18. Deadline for expressions of interest: 26 February 2017
Can you explain a scientific concept to a general audience in just three minutes? Enter FameLab – one of the biggest science communication competitions in the world – by 2 March 2017.
International Creative Writing Summer School 2017
Passionate about writing? Apply for our fifth International Creative Writing Summer School in Athens and Thessaloniki: 5–30 June 2017. Early bird deadline for applications: 10 April
IELTS Award 2017
If you’re planning to study in Greece or abroad in the academic year 2017–18, take the IELTS test and apply for the IELTS Award 2017 worth up to a maximum of £10,000. Deadline: 2 June 2017
Mix the Play
We invite you to direct a scene from Shakespeare's ‘A Midsummer Night’s Dream’ using an interactive video platform co-created by the British Council and the Old Vic Theatre.
Don’t miss our weekly music radio programme The Selector, broadcast every Saturday from 22.00 to 24.00 on Thessaloniki Municipality Radio FM 100.6.
Find out about our past events.