Learn English with the British Council and you’ll be learning with the world’s English experts.
We’ve been teaching English for more than 75 years and have helped more than 100 million people in 100 different countries improve their English skills and build their confidence.
You can learn English by taking face-to-face lessons in our teaching centres or at home via our online courses and learning tools. We can demonstrate your progress by providing you with internationally recognised proficiency tests.
Explore our unrivalled range of courses and support to meet your exact learning needs.
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English for young learners
Being confident in English can give your child an early advantage at school, helping them make the most of the education, qualifications and career opportunities that lie ahead.
English for adults
Being able to communicate in English can enhance your life in so many ways. It can improve your social life and career prospects, and can even help you make the most out of the internet.
English for IELTS preparation
As one of the co-creators of the IELTS exam, you can rest assured that the curriculum offered here meet the test requirements and enhance your skills necessary to get a better score.
British Council's English language schools
At our conveniently located centres in Thailand, we offer you a full range of English courses, training programmes and workshops to support your English language learning.
Improve your English online with the help of our free LearnEnglish websites.