Last updated: Wednesday 20 October 2021

Your health is our top priority. We follow national guidance and the British Council’s own rigorous health and safety procedures to ensure you are as safe as possible. 

Find out how we continue to offer our services and programmes:

English language courses

Further to the latest guidelines by the Ministry of Health (Order 01-856 from 19 October 2021), all courses for adults and children will continue online.

For further information, please visit our English courses FAQ webpage.


Following the Ministry of Health’s latest Order (n 01-856/19.10.2021), it is now possible to attend an exam (including all exams provided by the British Council, i.e. IELTS test, Cambridge English Qualifications and other university and school exams), only if the test taker is in  possession of COVID Pass / Green Pass issued by the relevant health authorities. Exam takers under 18 years will be allowed to sit the exam without Green Pass / COVID Pass.

For further information, please visit our Exams FAQs webpage. 

Arts, education and society programmes

Visit these webpages for more information on:

Certification, verification and legalisation of documents

Until the end of September we will only receive documents but will not begin processing them before October.

Frequently Asked Questions:

English courses – Cancellations, rescheduling and alternative learning options

Exams (IELTS, Cambridge, Aptis et al.) – Refunds, cancellations, rescheduling and results