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Learning English
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Young learners
Adult learners
Exam preparation
Business English
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We offer a variety of English courses for adults and young learners, including general English, business English and IELTS preparation courses. Classes are held in the afternoon and evening. For more information, please e-mail our Customer Services Team.

Registration
To register for a course new students need to take a placement test to assess their level of English. This is by appointment, for your convenience. To book your placement test, please contact our Customer Services Team on 24681000 between 08.00 - 17.00 Sunday - Thursday and 08.00 - 15.00 on Saturdays.

Adult Learners Courses
Registration period Course Dates Duration Cost
Placement testing from 7 March 2014 30 March - 22 May 2014 Ten weeks, 48 hours RO 175
Placement testing from 25 June 2014 3 - 22 July 2014 Ten weeks, 48 hours RO 175

** Prices include the course book

Class Timings

Days Times
Sunday/Tuesday/Thursday 14.15 - 16.15
16.30 - 18.30
19.00 - 21.00
Sunday/Tuesday 9.30 - 12.30 (Special discount for morning classes)
14.30 - 17.30
18.00 - 21.00
Monday/Wednesday 9.30 - 12.30 (Special discount for morning classes)
14.30 - 17.30
18.00 - 21.00

Business English Courses
Registration period Course Dates Duration Cost
Closed 12 November 2013 - 22 January 2014 Eight weeks,
48 hours
Sponsored: 195 OMR**
Private: 180 OMR
Placement testing begins on 10 January 2014 28 January 2014 - 24 March 2014 Eight weeks, 48 hours Sponsored: 195 OMR**
Private: 180 OMR

** Prices include the course book

Young Learner Courses
Registration period Course Dates Duration Cost
Placement testing from 4 March 2014 5 April - 24 May 2014 Eight weeks on Saturdays. Winter school: RO 140
Placement testing from 1 June 2014 15 June - 2 July 2014 Three weeks, five days a week RO 190
Placement testing from 1 June 2014 3 - 22 July 2014 Three weeks, five days a week RO 190

To book a placement test for your child,  please contact our Customer Services Team on 24681000 between 08.00 - 17.00 Sunday - Thursday and 08.00 - 15.00 on Saturdays

Discounts offered for returning students.

TEACHER TRAINING COURSES

Cambridge CELTA

The Cambridge CELTA is a teacher training course for those who wish to pursue a career in teaching English to speakers of other languages. It is run by experienced teacher-trainers at the British Council, Muscat and is internationally recognised.

Registration Period Course dates Duration Cost
Closed 2 March - 24 May 2014 12 weeks part-time
inclusive of mid-term break
OMR 1,000

For more information and application forms please e-mail celta@om.britishcouncil.org

IELTS Preparation Courses

IELTS preparation courses start every two or four weeks, please call our Customer Services Team on 24681000 between 08.00 - 17.00 Sunday - Thursday and 08.00 - 15.00 on Saturdays.

Course Duration Cost
Upper Intermediate IELTS preparation course 24 hours over two weeks, four classes per week
Sunday to Wednesday
OMR 100
Intermediate IELTS preparation course 48 hours over two weeks – focused on reading and writing skills
Sunday to Wednesday
OMR 200


The British Council reserves the right to cancel or postpone any of the above courses for administrative reasons at short notice. Please be aware of this when booking your examination date and allow yourself plenty of time to prepare.

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