British Council Chandigarh

At British Council Chandigarh we have a wide range of activities and learning opportunities that cater to the needs of avid learners, students, young professionals and people from across varying fields. 

Library and Information Services 

As a library member you enjoy the privilege of the membership you choose and gain access to books, CDs/DVDs, journal, e-journals and e-books. You can choose from a range of membership options and avail additional benefits like discounted registration fee for workshops.


All round the year, we conduct workshops for both library and non-library members. You too can participate in recreational activities and events and take an advantage of these enriching workshops. To stay updated about what's happening in Chandigarh visit the events section of the website.

English Language Centre

We have over 75 years of experience in delivering high quality English courses to learners of varying age groups around the world. If you have a keen interest in improving English sit for a placement test. Based on your test result, you will be recommended a course by our counsellor. Click here for more details.

Click on the links to know more about courses we offer:

You can also check out Jobseekers, an Android application build specifically for jobseekers to improve overall communication skills in English. 

Study in the UK

If you want to study in the UK, you can attend Education UK exhibitions where you can interact with delegates from approved education providers in the UK, visa officers, alumni and fellow aspirants. Make informed choices by reading a resourceful article on various courses and scholarships that you can apply for in the UK universities. 

Did you know you can apply for online and distance learning courses too? To know about courses in offering, use the 'Find your UK education' tool on the Education UK website

Please note: Our office has shifted to the new premises next to the Elante Mall with more space dedicated to trainings and performances.