The British Council is present in 9 cities in India. Find the contact details for your closest British Council centre below.

New Delhi

British Council New Delhi

British Council Division

British High Commission

17 Kasturba Gandhi Marg

New Delhi - 110 001 

Phone: 1-800-102-4353

Fax: +91 11 2371 0717

Email: delhi.enquiry@in.britishcouncil.org

International callers can reach us at  00 91 (0) 11 42199000 

Holiday Calendar 2015

Date Day
01 Jan New Year
26 Jan Republic Day
 06 Mar Holi
 03 Apr Good Friday
 14 Apr Ambedkar Jyanti/Tamil New Year
 18 Apr Id'ul Fitr
 15 Aug Independence Day
 29 Aug Raksha Bandhan
 25 Sep Id-ul-Zuha
 02 Oct Gandhi Jayanti
22 Oct Dusherra
11 Nov Diwali
12 Nov Govardhan Pooja/ Gujrati New Year Day
25 Dec Christmas
26 Dec Boxing Day

For library holiday list please click here

Ahmedabad

British Council Ahmedabad

Bhaikaka Bhavan Law Garden Road ellisbridge 

Ahmedabad - 380 006 

Phone: 1-800-102-4353

Fax: +91 79 2646 9493

Email: mumbai.enquiry@in.britishcouncil.org

International callers can reach us at  00 91 (0) 11 42199000 

Date Day
01 Jan New Year
26 Jan Republic Day
06 Mar Holi
03 Apr Good Friday
14 Apr Ambedkar Jyanti/Tamil New Year
18 Jul

Idu'l Fitr

15 Aug

Independence Day

29 Aug

Raksha Bandhan

25 Sep

Id-ul-Zuha

02 Oct Gandhi Jyanti
22 Oct Dusherra
11 Nov Diwali
12 Nov Govardhan Pooja/Tamil New Year Day
25 Dec Christmas
26 Dec Boxing Day

For library holiday list please click here

Bengaluru

British Council Bengaluru

Prestige Takt 23,

Kasturba Road Cross 

Bengaluru 560 001 

Phone: 1-800-102-4353

Fax: +91 80 2224 0767

Email: chennai.enquiry@in.britishcouncil.org

International callers can reach us at  00 91 (0) 11 42199000 

Day Holiday
01 Jan New Year 
26 Jan Republic Day
06 Mar Holi
03 Apr Good Friday
14 Apr Ambedkar Jayanti/Tamil New Year
18 Jul Idu'l Fitr
15 Aug Independence Day
29 Aug Rakshan Bandhan
25 Sep Id-ul-Zuha
02 Oct Gandhi Jyanti
22 Oct Dusherra
11 Nov Diwali
12 Nov Govardhan Pooja/Gujrati New Year Day
25 Dec Christmas
26 Dec Boxing Day

For library holiday list please click here

Chandigarh

British Council Chandigarh

C515, 5th Floor, Elante Office Block,

178A, Industrial and Business Park, Phase 1, 

Chandigarh - 160002

Phone: 1-800-102-4353 

Email: delhi.enquiry@in.britishcouncil.org

International callers can reach us at  00 91 (0) 11 42199000 

01 Jan New Year Day
26 Jan Republic Day
06 Mar Holi
03 Apr Good Friday
14 Apr Ambedkar Jayanti/Tamil New Year
18 Jul Idu'l Fitr
15 Aug Independence Day
29 Aug Raksha Bandhan
25 Sep Id-ul-Zuha
02 Oct Gandhi Jayanti
22 Oct Dusherra
11 Nov Diwali
12 Nov Govardhan Pooja/Gujrati New Year Day
25 Dec Christmas
26 Dec Boxing day

For library holiday list please click here

Chennai

British Council Chennai

British Council Division 

British Deputy High Commission 

737 Anna Salai

Chennai 600 002

Phone: 1-800-102-4353

Fax: +91 44 4205 0688

Email: chennai.enquiry@in.britishcouncil.org

International callers can reach us at  00 91 (0) 11 42199000

 

Date Day
01 Jan New Year
26 Jan Republic Day
06 Mar Holi
03 Apr Good Friday
14 Apr Ambedkar Jyanti/Tamil New Year
18 Jul Idu'l Fitr
15 Aug Independence Day
29 Aug Raksha Bandhan
25 Sep Id-ul-Zuha
02 Oct Gandhi Jayanti
22 Oct Dusherra
11 Nov Diwali
12 Nov Govardhan Pooja/Gujrati New Year Day
25 Dec Christmas
26 Dec Boxing Day

For library holiday list please click here

Hyderabad

British Council Hyderabad

British Library

5-9-22 Sarovar Centre

Secretariat Road; Hyderabad

Telangana 500063

Phone: 1-800-102-4353

Fax: +91 40 2348 3100

Email: chennai.enquiry@in.britishcouncil.org

International callers can reach us at  00 91 (0) 11 42199000   

Date Day
 01 Jan  New Year
 26 Jan Republic Day 
 06 Mar Holi
 03 Apr Good Friday
 14 Apr Ambedkar Jayanti/Tamil New Year
 18 Jul Idu'l-Fitr
 15 Aug Independence Day
 29 Aug Raksha Bandhan
 25 Sep Id-ul-Zuha
 02 Oct Gandhi Jyanti
 22 Oct Dusherra
 11 Nov Diwali 
 12 Nov Govardhan Pooja/Gujarati New Year Day
 25 Dec Christmas
 26 Dec Boxing Day

For library holiday list please click here

Kolkata

British Council Kolkata

British Council Division

British Deputy High Commission

L & T Chambers, First Floor 

16 Camac Street

Kolkata 700 017

West Bengal 

Phone: 1-800-102-4353

Fax: +91 33 2282 4804

Email: kolkata.customercare@in.britishcouncil.org

International callers can reach us at  00 91 (0) 11 42199000 

Date Day
01 Jan New Year
26 Jan Republic Day
06 Mar Holi
03 Apr Good Friday
14 Apr Ambedkar Jayanti/Tamil New Year
18 Jul Idu'l Fitr
15 Aug Independence Day
29 Aug Raksha Bandhan
25 Sep Id-ul-Zuha
02 Oct Gandhi Jayanti
22 Oct Dusherra
11 Nov Diwali
12 Nov Govardhan Pooja/Gujarati New Year Day
25 Dec Christmas
26 Dec Boxing Day

For library holiday list please click here

Mumbai

British Council Mumbai

British Council Division 

British Deputy High Commission 

901, 9th Floor, Tower 1 One Indiabulls Centre 841, 

Senapati Bapat Marg Elphinstone Road 

Mumbai

400 013 India

Phone: 1-800-102-4353

Fax: +91 22 6748 6814

Email: mumbai.enquiry@in.britishcouncil.org

International callers can reach us at  00 91 (0) 11 42199000

Date Day
01 Jan New Year
26 Jan Republic Day
06 Mar Holi
03 Apr Good Friday
14 April Ambedkar Jayanti/Tamil New Year
18 Jul Idu'i Fitr
15 Aug Independence Day
29 Aug Raksha Bandhan
25 Sep Id-ul-Zuha
02 Oct Gandhi Jayanti
22 Oct Dusherra
11 Nov Diwali
12 Nov Govardhan Pooja/Gujarati New Year
25 Dec Christmas
26 Dec Boxing Day

For library holiday list please click here

Pune

British Council Pune

917 / 1 Fergusson College Road

Shivaji Nagar 

Pune 411 004

Phone: 1-800-102-4353

Fax: +91 20 4100 5316

Email: mumbai.enquiry@in.britishcouncil.org

International callers can reach us at  00 91 (0) 11 42199000

Date Day
01 Jan New Year
26 Jan Republic Day
06 Mar Holi
03 Apr Good Friday
14 Apr Ambedkar Jayanti/Tamil New Year
18 Jul Idu'l Fitr
15 Aug Independence Day
29 Aug Raksha Bandhan
25 Sep Id-ul-Zuha
02 Oct Gandhi Jayanti
22 Oct Dusherra
11 Nov Diwali
12 Nov Givardhan Pooja/Gujarati New Year Day
25 Dec Christmas
26 Dec Boxing Day

  For library holiday list please click here