About this course

British Council has introduced an exciting new speaking skills course in all its English Language Centres – Chennai, Kolkata and New Delhi. Our Impact spoken English courses are available at a range of levels and are designed to develop your speaking, listening and pronunciation skills for more effective communication in social, study and professional situations. These courses will develop your confidence in using English through conversation activities, public speaking, extempore, interview skills and group discussions. 

Where is this course taught?

Why take this course?

Our Impact course will help you to get ahead in your career, be successful in your studies and be confident in social situations by:

  • Building your confidence and increasing your fluency      
  • Developing your listening skills
  • Improving your pronunciation
  • Broadening your range of language
  • Giving you support and access to self-study materials and online practice activities

You will receive individual feedback on your progress from your teacher during the course.

Calendars and course fees

Choose to study at a range of times on a weekday or at the weekend.

Chennai

Term Course date Duration Fee (INR) Registration
Term 1 10 Jan to 01 Mar 2016 7 weeks (42 hrs) 10,000 Closed
Term 2 06 Mar to 28 Apr 2016 7 weeks (42 hrs) 10,000 Closed
Summer Intensive 02 May to 20 May 2016 3 weeks (42 hrs) 10,700 Closed
Term 3 25 May to 13 Jul 2016 7 weeks (42 hrs) 10,700 Open
Term 4 18 Jul to 08 Sep 2016 7 weeks (42 hrs) TBC Not Open
Term 5 11 Sep to 05 Nov 2016 7 weeks (42 hrs) TBC Not Open
Term 6 06 Nov to 24 Dec 2016 7 weeks (42 hrs) TBC Not Open


Step 1: Book your level test
Level test and Course registration process

To book a level test appointment in Chennai visit: https://bookeo.com/elcchn-britishcouncil

Step 2: Your level test

On the day of your appointment, allow up to 90 minutes for the level test. Please ensure you arrive at least 30 mins prior your appointment time with a valid government photo id. Your test will consist of a pre-test for 10 minutes followed by a written test for 60 minutes and will end with a speaking test with one of our teachers who will also guide you with the course option(s) suited to your level and requirements based on your test results.

Step 3: Course registration

We offer various course timings to suit every need. We advise you to register as soon as you can to confirm your place on the course since early applicants will receive priority.

  * As with other organisations and institutions, we are closed on some holidays. All classes which fall on a public holiday will be made up to ensure that the syllabus is still covered. 

 

Kolkata

Term dates in 2015

Term Course date Duration Fee (INR) Registration
Summer Intensive 16 May 2016 - 03 Jun 2016 3 weeks (42 hrs) 10,000 Closed
Term 1 13 June 2016 - 01 Aug 2016 7 weeks (42 hrs) 10,000 Open
Term 2 08 Aug 2016 - 30 Sep 2016 7 weeks (42 hrs) 10,000 Not Open
Term 3 15 Oct 2016 - 04 Dec 2016 7 weeks (42 hrs) 10,000 Not Open
Term 4 05 Dec 2016 - 04 Feb 2017 7 weeks (42 hrs) 10,000 Not Open
Term 5 06 Feb 2017 - 23 Mar 2017 7 weeks (42 hrs) 10,000 Not Open
Term 6 25 Mar 2017 - 12 May 2017 7 weeks (42 hrs) 10,000 Not Open

LEVEL TEST AND COURSE REGISTRATION PROCESS

Step 1: Book your level test

To book a level test appointment in Kolkata visit: https://bookeo.com/elckol-britishcouncil

 

Once you have done your booking, you will receive a confirmation e-mail. A reminder will also be sent to you 24 hours before your test date.

Step 2: Your level test

On the day of your appointment, allow up to 90-120 minutes for the level test. Please ensure you arrive at least 10 minutes prior your appointment time to complete registration by paying INR 300/-. Your test will consist of a pre-test for 10 minutes followed by a written test for 60 minutes and will end with a speaking test with one of our teachers who will also guide you with the course option(s) suited to your level and requirements based on your test results.

Step 3: Course registration

We offer various course timings to suit every need. We advise you to register as soon as you can to confirm your place on the course since early applicants will receive priority.

* As with other organisations and institutions, we are closed on some holidays. If you lose more than one class due to public holidays, the teacher will conduct a make-up class and ensure that the syllabus is still covered. 

CONTACT US

If you are interested in taking one of our English courses or if you have any questions about studying here, please email us at kolkata.customercare@britishcouncil.org or call us at +91 120 4569000 or +91 120 6684353.

 

New Delhi

 

Term Course date Duration Fee (INR) Registration
Summer Intensive 23 May - 12 Jun 3 weeks (30 hours) 13,500 Closed
Summer 20 Jun - 21 Aug 9 weeks (32 hours) 13,500 Open

Seats are limited and early applicants will receive priority during registrations.

LEVEL TEST AND COURSE REGISTRATION PROCESS

We conduct level assessment tests at the Delhi centre from Monday - Saturday from 0930 - 1630 hours. 

Step 1: Book your level test appointment

To book your level test appointment at our New Delhi centre, visit: www.bookeo.com/elc_delhi-britishcouncil

Once you have done your booking, you will receive a confirmation e-mail. A reminder will also be sent to you 24 hours before your test date.

Step 2: Your level test

On the day of your appointment, allow up to 90-120 minutes for the level test. Please ensure you arrive at least 30 min prior to your appointment time to complete registration by paying INR 600/-. Your test will consist of a pre-test for 10 minutes followed by a written test for 45 minutes and will end with a speaking test with one of our course counsellors who will also guide you with the best course option(s) suited to your language level and needs based on your test results.

*Candidates below 18 years are required to be accompanied by an adult and produce a valid age proof identification document with them on the day of level test.

*Do you have special needs? If you require extra support to access information or to take the Level Test, please contact our customer services to see how we can help.

Step 3: Course registration

We offer various course timings to suit every need. We advise you to register as soon as you can to confirm your place on the course since early applicants will receive priority.

As with other organisations and institutions, we are closed on some holidays. All classes which fall on a public holiday will be made up to ensure that the syllabus is still covered. 

CONTACT US

If you are interested in taking one of our English language courses or if you have any questions about studying here, please email us at delhi.enquiry@in.britishcouncil.org or call us at +91 120 4569000 or +91 120 6684353.