Not sure which of our English courses is best for you? No worries, you are in the right place and we are here to help.

From career progression to developing a new life skill, at the British Council we understand that each individual’s motivation is unique. Whatever your age, whatever your learning preference, we can unlock your potential.

You can enrol in one of our classroom courses or take a course online. However you decide to learn, it all adds up to a world of opportunity just waiting for you to enjoy.

Why are you looking to learn English?

I want to progress my career

Great! Better English means better career prospects. More promotions. Getting that great job, at the place you’ve dreamed of working.

These courses are specially designed to help you progress your career.

Classroom courses

Spoken English

Improve your fluency in spoken English and build your confidence in and out of the workplace.

Business Communication Skills

Learn to present with confidence at meetings, write better emails and reports and use the correct English in real business scenarios.

Introduction to Creative Writing

Get creative by learning to write exciting stories, engaging articles and interesting blogs.

Online courses

myEnglish - Workplace

Improve your language and soft skills specifically for the workplace with real-life, authentic workplace scenarios.

Still unsure?

No problem. Give us a call on 0120-4569000 and talk to one of our course experts.

I want to study, work or live abroad

IELTS is the world’s most popular English language test. If you’re looking to work, study or live abroad then taking an IELTS test can help you make that dream come true.

And we have a range of courses which will help you prepare for your exam, giving you the best possible chance to succeed.

Classroom courses

IELTS Preparation: Regular

Gain useful feedback on your English skills as you prepare for the IELTS exam.

IELTS Preparation: Intensive

The ultimate fast track exam practice with feedback on your individual strengths and areas for improvement.

Online courses

myEnglish - IELTS preparation

Prepare for the IELTS exam with this online course which will help to improve your chances of getting your ideal score.

Still unsure?

No problem. Give us a call on 0120-4569000 and talk to one of our course experts.

I want to speak English confidently with my friends/family

Lots of people choose to learn English so they can speak more easily with fiends and family members who are already fluent.

We understand how important this is for you, and how overcoming this language barrier can help build strong relationships.

Your journey starts here and one of these courses can make this a reality.

Classroom courses

Spoken English

Improve your fluency in spoken English and build your confidence.

Everyday English

Develop all aspects of your English, designed around common daily situations.

Online courses

myEnglish - Everyday

Improve your pronunciation, speaking, grammar and vocabulary with this general online English course.

Still unsure?

No problem. Give us a call on 0120-4569000 and talk to one of our course experts.

Still unsure?

No problem. Give us a call on 0120-4569000 and talk to one of our course experts.