Our purpose is to create international opportunities for the people of the UK and other countries, and build trust between people worldwide.
In line with its Royal Charter, the British Council is focused on delivering its cultural relations objectives and works in many countries to build trust in the UK.
Find out how we develop international English and education contract opportunities (pdf, 315 KB).
Download our Triennial Review response: Opportunity Development Process for education and English contract opportunities overseas (Adobe PDF 157KB) or the Executive Summary (Adobe PDF 52KB).
Find out what services we offer in each country we operate, on behalf of UK English, education and exam providers, by region below.