British Council

Person undertaking an English language exam with the British Council

About

The British Council is the United Kingdom’s international organisation for cultural relations and educational opportunities.

We’ve been teaching English for more than 75 years and have helped over 100 million people around the world learn English and improve their language skills. We are global experts in teaching English both in our online courses and our teaching centres around the world.

Programs 1 Program

These online programs are designed for you to explore subjects you’re passionate about, with the opportunity to earn a FutureLearn Award to demonstrate your learning.

Courses 22 Courses

Learn new skills, pursue your interests or advance your career with our short online courses.