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British Council launches communication skills course for Kolkata Police officers

August 26, 2021 4:22 am

The course was unveiled on Tuesday by Kolkata Police Commissioner of Police Soumen Mitra, British Council India Director Barbara Wickham OBE, Acting British Deputy High Commissioner Sophie Ross, and British Council Director (East and Northeast) Dr Debanjan Chakrabarti.

British Council to hold virtual 'Study in UK' fair on August 21

August 13, 2021 12:51 pm

Over 35 UK universities will participate in the event that saw over 11,000 registrations in its last event where universities will discuss about courses, scholarships, eligibility, visas, student life in the UK and more.

British Council announces Creative Economies Scholarships for students, young professionals

May 25, 2021 2:07 pm

Successful applicants will be provided with financial support and will have opportunities to network and develop important industry connections

Busting myths around studying in the UK: Excellent. Not expensive.

March 26, 2021 11:01 am

The UK is synonymous with academic excellence and high pedigree education. It is a preferred destination for thousands of international students across the world, who hold UK colleges and universities in high regard.

Why should you choose a UK education, this autumn 2020?

August 05, 2020 12:06 pm

The UK is home to 28 of the world’s top 200 universities. Here are some key facts for you to get your queries solved about education in the UK...

Pune: British Council library shuts down offline space, goes online

June 12, 2020 10:13 pm

In a statement, the library said, “We have invested in increasing and strengthening our digital offer so (readers) can access a vast range of educational and entertainment resources online.”

The British Council is helping kids to learn and engage in lockdown; here's how

April 08, 2020 4:08 pm

As such, the British Council has developed some special content that parents can use to help kids learn English and keep busy with other activities and fun-based tasks.

Common myths and facts about IELTS

March 16, 2020 10:48 am

There is no ‘pass’ or ‘fail’ in the IELTS test. Instead, test takers are assessed on the basis of their band score, which ranges between 1-9 (9 being the highest)

British Council Library has become a cultural hub: Director Helen Silveste

October 13, 2019 9:50 am

"Pune is known for educational and professional opportunities as well as the vibrant lifestyle it offers to its residents. In this context, the British Council Library has grown to become a convergence destination for Pune residents," says Helen Silvester Director (West India) of the British Council.

Bangalore's British Council Library gets a makeover

June 30, 2019 2:44 pm

Established in 1960, the British Library (as it is popular among folks of Bangalore) operated out of the first floor of Koshy's Parade Cafe (Koshy's Bar and Restaurant) in St Marks Road.