The British Council is the UK's leading international organisation for educational and cultural relations. Whether you want to learn English, study in Britain, take a UK qualification in Pakistan, find out about the latest ideas from the UK, or discover what we are doing in your area in Pakistan – this website is the place to start.
WHO WE ARE
An organisation that creates opportunity worldwide
The British Council connects people worldwide with learning opportunities and creative ideas from the UK and builds lasting relationships between the UK and other countries.
We are the UK's international organisation for educational opportunities and cultural relations and are represented in 110 countries worldwide. We are a major channel for the UK's public diplomacy in Pakistan - putting Pakistani people in touch with people in the UK. We work for the benefit of the individual and for the mutual benefit of Britain and Pakistan.
We have been working in Pakistan since 1948, starting from a small office in Karachi. We now offer services in 7 cities in Pakistan and employ more than 200 staff members.
In the UK the British Council is registered as a charity (not-for-profit-organisation) and operates as an executive non-departmental public body. Our patron is Her Majesty The Queen and our Vice-Patron is His Royal Highness, The Prince of Wales.
WHAT WE DO
Find out more about the work we do in Pakistan
In Pakistan we create opportunities for you to experience the best of the United Kingdom. We are working with partners in the UK and in Pakistan to build relationships that last with institutions and with people like you.
In Pakistan, we offer services to:
Whether you are interested in studying in the UK, taking a UK qualification in Pakistan or enhancing your language skills, we can offer a range of learning opportunities that suit your needs.
We provide your organisation with opportunities for international networking and assistance in establishing links with Pakistani and British individuals and organisations. By providing you with opportunities for collaboration and sponsorship, we give you access to audiences for market positioning, and enhancing corporate images and reputation. We work with both local and international partners.
If you are a young person in Pakistan we have a range of special activities for you, including creative and innovative arts and cultural events showcasing the best of contemporary UK, exciting competitions and opportunities for exchange and linking with young people in the UK.
WHERE WE ARE IN PAKISTAN
Find out where your nearest British Council centre is:
If you are calling from outside Pakistan, you can dial 92 21 3 583 9932 during our office hours to speak to one of our representatives.