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Take the first step to better English with the British Council

We offer a large range of English courses at the British Council. Depending on your needs, our courses and teachers help you improve:

  • your English for work
  • your writing and reading skills while you study in college or university
  • your speaking and conversation skills
  • your grammar and vocabulary  
  • and/or help you get ready for your IELTS test

Register now and take your first step to better English. Book a language test with us so that we can recommend the best course for you. 

20% discount Special Promotion

Enjoy an early bird discount of 20% on our Term 1 2018 British Council part-time adult courses (*terms and conditions apply). Limited offer only, register now!

Terms and Conditions:

  • Applicable to New and Returning students
  • Applicable only for these courses: Business English (48-hour), General English (48-hour), BEST: Business English Skills Training (48-hour), British and Beyond(48-hour) and IELTS Preparation (48-hour)
  • Not applicable for SMART English, SMART English Junior, Professional Development Centre (PDC), Business Confidence, University Academic Success, Study Camps, One-to-one and Private groups, Young Learner English Enrichment, British Council Pre-school
  • Cannot be used in conjunction with any other promotion/discounts
  • Fees nett of the 20% discount and SkillsFuture credit claim amount will be collected
  • No deferral of course allowed with this promotion
  • Discount is applicable only for course registrations made from 15 October to 15 December 2017.

Other discounts and promotions

  • If you are an existing student (within the last 12 months), register for 40 hours or more of Part-time English courses and get a S$100 discount.
  • Students who register for SMART English or SMART English Junior courses receive the following discounts:
Number of weeks Discount
12 S$250
13 to 23 S$350
24 S$600
25 to 35 S$800
36 S$1,200
37 to 47 (for SMART English only) S$1,400
48 (for SMART English only) S$2,000

How to register

  1. Book a language test at one of our centres
  2. Come at the allocated appointment time for your language test which will be followed by a consultation (approximately 45 minutes in total)
  3. You will be advised on the best course for your learning needs
  4. Register at our counters

Our courses

Course Date Location Fee
Study Camps 

Winter Study Camp: 08 Jan - 26 Jan 

Easter Study Camp: 02 Apr - 20 Apr

Toa Payoh S$736.00/week
SMART English Junior: Certificate in General English for Secondary Every Monday Napier Road S$736.00/week
SMART English: Certificate in Intensive English Every Monday Napier Road S$736.00/week
General English 03 Jan - 23 Mar Napier Road / Marsiling / Toa Payoh S$1,702.00 - S$1,776.00
Business English 04 Jan - 25 Mar Napier Road S$1,702.00 - S$1,776.00
Business Confidence (SkillsFuture credit) 03 Jan - 21 Feb Marsiling S$592.00
BEST: Business English Skills Training (SkillsFuture credit) 03 Jan - 25 Mar Napier Road / Marsiling / Toa Payoh S$1,702.00 - S$1,776.00
IELTS preparation 03 Jan - 25 Mar Napier Road / Toa Payoh S$1,776.00
British and Beyond 03 Jan - 21 Mar Napier Road S$1,776.00
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One-to-one or Private group Flexible  Napier Road / Marsiling / Tampines / Toa Payoh / Your workplace / Your residence S$220.00/hour