We connect the UK and Saudi's school sectors to enrich education, promote global citizenship and build international trust and understanding. We foster dialogue and international partnerships between higher education institutions and organisations and help students who want to study abroad. We work in vocational education to make education and training systems better able to respond to labour market demands and learner needs.
Our work in education
Our projects and events in education
Internationalising Higher Education
Find out how this programme helps us develop expertise in the areas of policy, leadership, employability and career development and academic research.
We create dialogue among education policy makers and support the professional development of school leaders and teachers.
Connect, learn and grow online. We believe that teaching lays the foundation for a brighter future for Saudi. The education of the country’s future leaders is in our hands.
Skills for Employability
Our project is designed to improve young Saudi's employability skills and develop the entrepreneurial talents that shall bridge the gap between education and the workplace.
Going Global has become the largest gathering of its type, bringing together institutional leaders and policy makers concerned with international tertiary education.
Support for English teachers and learners
We run a number of exciting initiatives that aim to improve English language teaching, learning and assessment.
The Relationship between English and Employability in MENA
In January 2015, the British Council’s first symposium on employability, skills and opportunities for young people in MENA was launched in collaboration with the League of Arab States as