The IELTS test is accepted by more than 8,000 organisations worldwide. Universities, corporations and government agencies use it to assess…

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    People from all over the world learn English with the British Council. We have videos, games and much more on…

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Welcome to the British Council in Switzerland

The British Council is the UK’s international organisation for cultural relations. This website includes information about our internationally recognised language test IELTS, our resources for learners and teachers of English and tips for studying in the UK. In addition, you can also find information about British art and culture. If you would like to work with us, please get in touch. Find out more about our work under About us. Your comments and any suggestions about our website are also welcome.