In the UK-India Year of Culture (2017) and the 70th year of the British Council in India (2018), the British Council strengthened its partnership with the Government of Andhra Pradesh by supporting the ambitious vision that Chief Minister Chandra Babu Naidu had set for the state.
The Andhra Pradesh Higher Education English Communications Skills project, in partnership with Andhra Pradesh government and the Andhra Pradesh State Council of Higher Education (APSCHE), aimed to empower 86,000 learners in English and employability skills across 198 higher education institutions in the state. We trained 112 Master trainers who cascaded training to 1,833 teachers with a strong focus on continuing professional development. A total of 86,134 students from 13 districts of Andhra Pradesh have enrolled on the British Council’s blended learning course.
The British Council’s English language training and assessment solutions designed as per the Common European Framework of Reference for languages. The CEFR allows an objective, standardised indication of language level in each skill.