British Council 17, Kasturba Gandhi Marg New Delhi Delhi 110 001
Telephone number
+91 120 4569000 ; +91 120 6684353
Telephone number
SMS 'English' to 567678
Telephone number


As a student at our centre you are part of a community of learners who visit us for classes, conversation clubs, movie nights and our popular library. Our students come from all parts of Delhi and NCR including Gurgaon, Noida and Ghaziabad, and from many other parts of India and the world.

English courses we offer at this centre


Academic Calendar

Sessions Course Dates Duration Registration
Term 5 2020 1 April - 8 May 2020 6 weeks (50 hours) Open
Adults Summer Intensive  9 May - 14 June 2020 5 Weeks (50 hours) Open
Summer School 1 18 May - 29 May 2020 2 Weeks (30 hours) Open
Summer School 2 1 June - 12 June 2020 2 Weeks (30 hours) Open
Term One 18 June - 16 August 2020 8 Weeks (50 hours) Close
Term Two 17 August - 16 October 2020 8 Weeks (50 hours) Close
Term Three 17 October - 24 December 2020 8 Weeks (50 hours) Close
Term Four 07 January- 09 March 2021 8 Weeks (50 hours) Close

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

To experience a live class for FREE before you register with us for an English Language Course at New Delhi, click here to register. 


We conduct course consultation at the New Delhi centre from Monday - Sunday from 0930 - 1700 hours. 

Step 1: Book your appointment

To book your counsulation at our New Delhi centre, visit:

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 consultation date.

Step 2: Consultation

On the day of your appointment, allow up to 30-40 minutes for the consultation. Please ensure you arrive at least 15 min prior to your appointment time. Your consultation will consist of a pre-test for 8-10 minutes followed by 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 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 consultation. 

*Do you have special needs? If you require extra support to access information or to take the consultation, 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. 


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 or call us at +91 120 4569000 or +91 120 6684353.



Day and Date

New Years Day

Wednesday, 1 January

Republic Day Sunday, 26 January
Maha Shivaratri Friday 21 Feb
Doljatra/Holi Tuesday, 10 March
Mahavir Jayanti Monday, 6 April
Good Friday Friday, 10 April
Vaisakhi Monday, 13 April
Buddha Purnima Thursday, 7 May
Id-Ul-Fitar Monday, 25 May
Eid-Al-Adha Saturday, 1 August
Independence Day Saturday, 15 August
Gandhi Jayanti Friday, 2 October
Durga Puja  Monday, 26 October
Id-e-Milad Friday, 30 October
Diwali  Saturday, 14 November
Goverdhan Pooja Sunday, 15 November
Bhai Duj Monday, 16 November
Guru Nanak Birthday Monday, 30 November
Christmas Friday, 25 December


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 and location

Contact us

British Council,

17, Kasturba Gandhi Marg,

New Delhi 110 001

Telephone:  +91 120 4569000 ; +91 120 6684353


Telephone enquiries OPERATIONAL HOURS

Monday - Saturday 09:00-18:00
Sunday Closed


Monday - Saturday 09:00-19:00
Sunday 09:00-19:00

Public holidays 2018 - Centre will be closed on these dates


New Year 1 January 2019
Security Reasons  25 January 2019
Republic Day 26 January 2019
Holi 21 March 2019
Good Friday 19 April 2019
Easter Monday 22 April 2019
Eid- Ul- Fitr 5 June 2019
Security Reasons 14 August 2019
Independence Day 15 August 2019
Muharram 10 September 2019
Gandhi Jayanti 2 October 2019
Dussehra/ Durga Pooja 8 October 2019
Diwali  27 October 2019
Govardhan Pooja 28 October 2019
Bhai Duj 29 October 2019
Guru Nanak Birthday 12 November 2019
Christmas 25 December 2019
New Year 1 January 2020


We offer modern, air conditioned classrooms equipped with interactive white boards, computers and the latest audio visual technology.

Our five storey building provides a student-friendly environment with classrooms, an auditorium and the Queen’s Gallery art and exhibition space.

Our British Council library contains an extensive collection of books, magazines, journals and English language DVDs. You can also practise your English over light refreshments at our in-house Cara café.