We help secondary teens develop their English reading, writing, speaking and listening skills and consolidate their knowledge of grammar and improve their range of vocabulary through topic-based materials to strengthen their confidence in English communication. These courses are focused towards maximising grades and improving communication skills. Students will focus on tasks such as problem-solving, project work, topical discussions and working independently.


English (50 hours)

These 50-hour courses have a strong emphasis on speaking, listening and pronunciation, with lots of opportunities to use your English in fun, lively classes, as well as opportunities to improve your reading and writing skills. This is supported by a focus on the grammar and vocabulary you need to communicate effectively in a range of social, academic and professional environments. Find out more information about the course here. 

Spoken English (25 hours)

These 25-hour courses help you to improve your listening, speaking and pronunciation skills, as well as teaching you useful everyday expressions. You will increase your fluency and confidence when speaking English in day-to-day situations. Find out more information about the course here.

IELTS Courses

Our IELTS Preparation courses are specially designed to optimise your test potential. With no more than 20 participants on each course, you will get individual attention from your teacher and advice on how to approach each section of the test. Find out more information about the course here.


This course is taught at the following British Council centres.


Term Dates
Term 1 16 January 2018 – 01 April 2018
Term 2  18 April 2018 – 03 July 2018
Term 3  13 July 2018 – 20 September 2018
Term 4  07 October 2018 – 18 December 2018


Course Duration Colombo Kandy Jaffna Matara
English for Secondary 10 weeks (50 hours) Rs. 43,500 Rs. 44,500 - Rs. 43,500
Spoken English for Secondary 10 weeks (25 hours) Rs. 26,500 Rs. 27,500 Rs. 20,000 Rs. 43,500
English for IELTS  10 weeks (50 hours) Rs. 48,500 - - Rs. 43,500
IELTS Intensives 10 weeks (25 hours) Rs. 26,500 - Rs. 20,000 Rs. 43,500

* Prices are subject to change. Refunds are only possible before your child's first class and an administration fee will be deducted.  

Prices include: student folder, library reference membership and a British Council course certificate.

Additional costs: course books and personal stationery.


Before you register for courses you will need to take a level check, which is a written and a short spoken test to find out your level of English. Please find out how to book a level check for each course here

Class days and times


Course Days Times
English Tuesdays and Thursdays (2.5 hours each day)  0800 - 1030
1100 - 1330
1730 - 2000
  Wednesdays and Fridays (2.5 hours each day) 0800 - 1030
1730 - 2000
  Sundays (5 hours each day) 0800 - 1300
1345 - 1845
Spoken English Tuesday to Friday (2.5 hours a day, once a week) 0800 - 1030
1100 - 1330
1730 - 2000

See also