Damos apoyo estratégico para la internacionalización,
Damos apoyo estratégico para la internacionalización, ©

British Council

We raise the international profile and status of universities, colleges and schools, help to embed global citizenship and culture into student and children’s experiences, and develop the globally valuable citizens of the future.

We do this by building international partnerships, advising on international strategy, strengthening English language competence, and delivering training and support for institutions, academic staff and managers.

Schools

Our work in schools and basic education encompasses policy debates, training and support for teachers and headteachers, direct support for pedagogy in technology supported learning, and the development of long lasting and productive school partnerships with the UK. We offer:

  • online school projects
  • school partnerships and exchanges
  • teacher and head teacher development
  • science, technology and mathematics subject support.

Technical education

We help employers and companies to re-skill and upskill their workforces. We support governments in establishing systems for the development of skilled workforces for their key industries.

We provide advice and support for the development of national schemes for demand-led education, training and development in the English language, specialist sector skills and management, and partnerships with high quality technical education institutions and agencies in the UK. We offer:

  • access to key UK stakeholders and partners
  • UK consortia and partnership support for skills curriculum development
  • policy dialogues and workshops on demand-led education systems
  • assessment and training for academic readiness
  • graduate employability skills assessment and development programmes
  • institutional sector based partnerships with UK institutions
  • market intelligence on UK vocational opportunities
  • specific advice on how to engage in UK vocational markets
  • training and development to support increasing capacity and capability.

Universities

We support universities in strengthening their international profile, increasing international research, establishing an international culture for their graduates (including English for students, faculty and administration) and providing graduates and postgraduates of global and international standing. We offer:

  • internationalisation strategy development and benchmarking
  • funded international research partnerships
  • researcher training and support for mature and early career researchers
  • access to key UK stakeholders and partners
  • support for Trans National education (TNE) partnerships
  • assessment and training for academic readiness
  • graduate employability skills assessment and development programmes
  • institutional cultural partnerships with UK institutions
  • market intelligence on UK opportunities
  • specific advice on how to engage in UK  markets
  • training and development to support increasing capacity and capability 
  • English language and teaching methodology development for students, faculty and administration.