British Council


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British Council

The UK's international cultural relations body, which was founded in 1934 to improve the understanding of Britain across the world.

Activities
Arranges for lecturers and books to be sent overseas, supports British institutes and societies and English schools in other countries, arranges visits for individuals to the UK, and organises music performances and art exhibitions.
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As Director Strategy and Engagement, Cross will have overall responsibility for the strategic direction of the British Councils marketing, communications and external relations.
Noor Mohammad assured the British Council for full support from UET for success of the program.
This year, British Council has brought forward EDUKEX in Dubai and Abu Dhabi to create space for preliminary talks with UAE students keen to study in the UK.
It can be taken at any venue," said Andrew Mackenzie, head of assessment services at the British Council.
British Council is also partnering this year with Qatar Foundation's World Innovation Summit for Education (WISE) to host a debate to be held in Manchester in June.
Plaid Cymru is also concerned that the British Council may fail to promote the Welsh language and knowledge of Wales.
More than 1,000 visitors are expected to attended and meet 28 UK universities' representatives, said British Council Bahrain director Malcolm Jardine.
More than 1,000 visitors are expected to attend and meet 28 UK universities' representatives, said British Council Bahrain director Malcolm Jardine.
TALIBAN suicide bombers waged an eight-hour gun battle at the British Council in Kabul as two terrified female teachers took refuge in a panic room.
TALIBAN suicide bombers yesterday waged an eight-hour gun battle at the British Council in Kabul as two terrified female teachers took refuge in a panic room.
TALIBAN suicide bombers waged an eighthour gun battle at the British Council in Kabul as two terrified female teachers took refuge in a panic room.
This convention also provides for UVT's integrating of a selection of instruction tools and resources belonging to the British Council on its Web site.

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