British Council Kandy is closed for refurbishment and will re-open on Wednesday 11 May 2016. If you are an IELTS candidate - please check on these instructions. We apologise for any inconvenience caused. 

Have you registered for CELTA, your passport to the world?

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Shakespeare in the park

Shakespeare in the Park

The festival will be held at the Viharamahadevi Open Air Theatre during April and May 2016

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IELTS Global Study Awards Scholarship 2016

Have you registered for the IELTS Global Study Awards?

Study abroad and win up to £10,000 towards your tuition fees and/or living expenses!

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Welcome to the British Council in Sri Lanka

We connect people with learning opportunities and creative ideas from the UK. Whether you want to learn or teach English, take an exam, study in the UK or discover upcoming events, this is the place to start. Find out more about us.

English courses in Matara and Galle

Spoken English courses now in Matara and Galle, in partnership with Apex Business Academy. Call 071 1993751