30 Napier Road 258509
Telephone number
+65 6807 1599, press 1
Telephone number
+65 6472 1010
Telephone number


Our Napier Road Centre is centrally located in beautiful tropical surroundings and a 5-minute walk from Napier (TE12) MRT Station.

A dedicated Examinations Customer Services team to serve you better for exams-related phone enquiries, in-person registration and exams certificate collection.

What we offer Which centre
English courses, Camps and 1:1/Small group private lessons Napier Road Centre / Toa Payoh Centre
Professional Skills workshops and Corporate English Solutions Toa Payoh Centre only - Book a free consultation
IELTS and other examinations Napier Road Centre (Examinations)
Study UK, Alumni UK and Partnerships Napier Road Centre only - Email us

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Opening hours and holidays

Examinations Services 

We have a dedicated Exams Customer Services team in operation to serve you better. For exams-related enquiries, in-person registration and exam certificate collection, our operating hours are as follows:

Day Operating Hours
Service Peak Hours
Monday - Friday 10.00 - 18.00 12.00 - 14.00 (Monday, Tuesday and Friday)
Saturday 08.30 - 16.30 11.00 - 15.00
Sundays and Public Holidays Closed
Special Dates Operating Hours



Contact Number: +65 6807 1599 (Press 1 for Exams team)

Customers may experience longer waiting times during our service peak hours. Alternatively, email us at sgexamteam@britishcouncil.org.sg for all your exams-related enquiries.


Public holidays and closure in 2024

Date Holiday
1 January New Year's Day
10-11 February Lunar New Year
12 February In-lieu of Lunar New Year Day 2
29 March Good Friday
10 April Hari Raya Puasa
1 May Labour Day
22 May Vesak Day
17 June Hari Raya Haji
9 August National Day
31 October Deepavali
25 December Christmas Day
26 December Boxing Day

Contact and location

Based in the heart of downtown Singapore, our Napier Road Centre is close to many international embassies. Our convenient location puts us within reach of many tourist destinations such as Orchard Road, Universal Studios, Marina Bay Sands and Gardens by the Bay. Our centre is just a stone's throw away from the Singapore Botanic Gardens - Singapore’s first UNESCO World Heritage Site.

Car park

There is no parking available at the Napier Road Centre. The nearest parking spaces are:

Nearest MRT station

Napier Road Centre is just a 5-minute walk from Napier (TE12) MRT Station on the Thomson-East Coast Line. After you alight at Napier MRT Station, look for Exit 2. Upon exiting the station, turn right and walk about 300 meters along Napier Road (your direction is against the traffic) to our Napier Road Centre. 

Plan your bus route

SBS Transit and SMRT bus numbers: 

  • 7, 77, 106, 123, 174: Alight at Napier Road (British Council, Bus stop ID: 09141)
  • 7, 77, 106, 123, 174: Alight at Napier Road (Opposite British Council, Bus stop ID: 09149)


Our centre provides an excellent learning environment for our students with:

  • 574.58 m2 floor area with 16 purpose-built classrooms, including two purpose-built for computer-assisted testing and a capacity of 18 students per classroom
  • Each classroom is equipped with an interactive whiteboard and a digital visualiser
  • Wireless laptop computer facilities and free Internet access
  • Eight meeting rooms
  • Adult learners learning zone and computer room
  • Young learners learning zone
  • Café

Virtual tour