Contact us on 0120-4569000 / 0120-6684353 Mon-Sat 9am to 6pm

The British Council is present in 10 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: 0120-4569000 / 6684353

Fax: +91 11 2371 0717

Email: delhi.enquiry@in.britishcouncil.org

Holiday Calendar 2016

Date Day
01 Jan New Year
26 Jan Republic Day
24 Mar Holi
25 Mar Good Friday
26 Mar Easter Priviledge Holiday
15 Apr Ram Navami
20 Apr Mahavir Jayanti
21 May Budh Purnima
6 Jul Idu'l Fitr Ramzan
15 Aug Independence Day
18 Aug Raksha Bandhan
12 Sep Id-Uz-Zuha
11 Oct Dussehra
29 Oct Narak Chaturdashi / Kali Puja
31 Oct Govardhan Pooja
1 Nov Bhai Dooj / Karnataka Day
14 Nov Guru Nanak's Birthday
24 Dec Christmas Eve

Gurgaon

BC Examinations and English Services Pvt Ltd.

6th Floor One Horizon Centre,

Sector 43, Golf Course Road,

Gurgaon 122002

Phone: 0120-4569000 / 6684353

Email: delhi.enquiry@in.britishcouncil.org

Exams registrations and payments are accepted online and through courier/post only at our Gurgaon office.

(Over the counter registrations and payments have been discontinued at all our offices) 

Ahmedabad

British Council Ahmedabad

Bhaikaka Bhavan Law Garden Road ellisbridge 

Ahmedabad - 380 006 

Phone: 0120-4569000 / 6684353

Fax: +91 79 2646 9493

Email: mumbai.enquiry@in.britishcouncil.org

Holiday Calendar 2016 

Date Day    
01 Jan New Year    
14 Jan Makar Sankranti    
26 Jan Republic Day    
24 Mar Holi    
25 Mar Good Friday    
6 Jul

Idu'l Fitr

   
18 Aug

Raksha Bandhan

   
25 Aug

Krishna Jayanti

   
02 Oct Gandhi Jayanti    
11 Oct Dusshera    
12 Oct Muharram    
30 Oct Diwali    
1 Nov Bhai Duj    
25 Dec Christmas    

Bengaluru

British Council Bengaluru

Prestige Takt 23,

Kasturba Road Cross 

Bengaluru 560 001 

Phone: 0120-4569000 / 6684353

Fax: +91 80 2224 0767

Email: chennai.enquiry@in.britishcouncil.org

Holiday Calendar 2016

Day Holiday
01 Jan New Year 
15 Jan Makar Sankranti
26 Jan Republic Day
25 Mar Good Friday
27 Mar Easter Sunday
8 Apr Ugadi
6 Jul Idu'l Fitr, Ramzan
12 Aug Varmahalakshmi
02 Oct Gandhi Jyanti
11 Oct Vijayadasami
29 Oct Narakachaturdashi
30 Oct Deepawali
01 Nov Rajyotsava
25 Dec Christmas

Chandigarh

British Council Chandigarh

C515, 5th Floor, Elante Office Block,

178A, Industrial and Business Park, Phase 1, 

Chandigarh - 160002

Phone: 0120-4569000 / 6684353

Email: delhi.enquiry@in.britishcouncil.org

Holiday Calendar 2016

01 Jan New Year Day
26 Jan Republic Day
7 Mar Maha Shivratri
24 Mar Holi
25 Mar Good Friday
15 Apr Ram Navami
21 May Budh Poornima
6 Jul Idu'l Fitr
15 Aug Independence Day
18 Aug Raksha Bandhan
25 Aug Krishna Jayanthi
11 Oct Dussherra
25 Nov Guru Nanak's Birthday
26 Dec Boxing Day

Chennai

British Council Chennai

British Council Division 

British Deputy High Commission 

737 Anna Salai

Chennai 600 002

Phone: 0120-4569000 / 6684353

Fax: +91 44 4205 0688

Email: chennai.enquiry@in.britishcouncil.org

Holiday Calendar 2016 

Date Day
01 Jan New Year
15 Jan Pongal
26 Jan Republic Day
25 Mar Good Friday
14 Apr Ambedkar Jyanti/Tamil New Year
6 Jul Idu'l Fitr
15 Aug Independence Day
5 Sep Ganesh Chaturthi
10 Oct Ayudha Puja
29 Oct  Diwali
26 Dec Boxing Day

Hyderabad

British Council Hyderabad

British Library

5-9-22 Sarovar Centre

Secretariat Road; Hyderabad

Telangana 500063

Phone: 0120-4569000 / 6684353

Fax: +91 40 2348 3100

Email: chennai.enquiry@in.britishcouncil.org

Holiday Calendar 2016

Date Day
01 Jan New Year
15 Jan Pongal
26 Jan Republic Day 
23 Mar Doljatra
25 Mar Good Friday
27 Mar Easter Sunday
8 Apr Gudi Padwa / Ugadi
15 Apr Ram Navami
6 Jul Idu'l-Fitr, Ramzan
15 Sep Ganesh Nimajjan/Anant Chaturdashi
 02 Oct Gandhi Jyanti
 11 Oct Dusshera
 30 Oct Diwali
 25 Dec Christmas

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: 0120-4569000 / 0120-6684353

Fax: +91 33 2282 4804

Email: kolkata.customercare@britishcouncil.org

Holiday Calendar 2016 

Date Day
01 Jan New Year
26 Jan Republic Day
13 Feb Saraswati Puja
23 Mar Holi
25 Mar Good Friday
14 Apr Bengali New Year's
06 Jul Idu'l Fitr
15 Aug Independence Day
12 Sep Id-ul-Zuha
02 Oct Gandhi Jayanti
08 Oct Durga Puja
09 Oct Durga Puja
10 Oct Durga Puja
11 Oct Durga Puja
15 Oct Lakshmi Puja
29 Oct Kali Puja
25 Dec Christmas

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: 0120-4569000 / 6684353

Fax: +91 22 6748 6814

Email: mumbai.enquiry@in.britishcouncil.org

Holiday Calendar 2015

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
17 Sep Ganesh Chathurthi
25 Sep Id-ul-Zuha
02 Oct Gandhi Jayanti
22 Oct Dussherra
11 Nov Diwali
12 Nov Govardhan Pooja/Gujarati New Year
13 Nov Bhai Duj
25 Nov Guru Nanak's Birthday
25 Dec Christmas

Pune

British Council Pune

917 / 1 Fergusson College Road

Shivaji Nagar 

Pune 411 004

Phone: 0120-4569000 / 6684353

Fax: +91 20 4100 5316

Email: mumbai.enquiry@in.britishcouncil.org

Holiday Calendar 2016

Date Day
01 Jan New Year
26 Jan Republic Day
25 Mar Good Friday
8 Apr Gudi Padwa / Ugadi
1 May Maharashtra Day
6 Jul Idu’l Fitr, Ramzan
18 Aug Raksha Bandhan
15 Sep Ganesh Nimajjan/Anant Chaturdashi
02 Oct Gandhi Jayanti
11 Oct Dussherra
12 Oct Muharram
30 Oct Diwali
1 Nov Bhai Dhuj
25 Dec Christmas