Barcelona Amigó centre

C. Amigó, 74 i 83 08021 Barcelona Barcelona
Telephone number
93 241 97 00
Fax number
93 202 31 68


Whether you’re a beginner or at an advanced level, adult or child, you can find a range of British Council courses that will suit your learning needs. By attending one of our courses you will receive expert guidance and support from our teachers. Our modern, well equipped classrooms make for a great learning experience.

As well as general English courses, you can choose from Cambridge English exam preparation courses, business English and a variety of skills courses.

To support your learning both inside and outside the classroom, you will have access to

  • free membership of our library 
  • an online student/parent portal which offers a wide variety of learning resources.
  • counselling for all adult students
  • parent-teacher meetings for young learners.
  • a mock oral exam
  • free workshops and conversation classes

Begin your learning journey with us – take a free level test and discuss your needs with our team

Courses, dates and prices

Courses for adults

Our courses are organised across three terms (see dates below). You can choose to study for one, two or three terms and pay per term.

Course name Course dates Price per term (€)
General English for adults  Oct-Dec, Jan-Mar, April-June  From 660*
Cambridge exam preparation  Oct-Dec, Jan-Mar, April-June  From 680*
IELTS exam preparation Every month.  195*
Business English Oct-Dec, Jan-Mar, April-June  495*
Communication courses Oct-Dec, Jan-Mar, April-June  From 365*
Super 80 (80 hours in 10 weeks) Oct-Dec, Jan-Mar, April-June  1180*
English through Contemporary Culture Oct-Dec, Jan-Mar, April-June  495*
Corporate training
On request   

*Please see the How to pay tab for information about discounts.

Summer courses for adults

Course name Course dates Price (€)
General English for adults, summer  July, August, September 2015 From 670*
Cambridge English exam preparation, summer July, August, September 2015 From 670*
IELTS exam preparation,  summer July 2015 190*
Communication, summer  July 2015 355*

*Please see the How to pay tab for information about discounts.

Courses for young learners

Our courses are taught across an academic year. 
Prices are per course.

Course name Course dates Price (€)
Junior (10 -13 years)  October 2015 - June 2016 From 1,275*
Senior (14 - 17 years)   October 2015 - June 2016 From 1,275*
Cambridge exam preparation (14-17 years)   October 2015 - June 2016 From 760*

* Price depends on the number of installments, please see the How to pay tab for more information.

Summer courses for young learners

Course name Course dates Price (€)

Cambridge English preparation for children, summer

 July 2015 1270

Senior (14 - 17 years), summer

 July 2015 1270

*Please see the How to pay tab for information about discounts.

Academic term dates (2015/16)


Terms Existing students - registration opens New students -  registration opens
Term 1: October - December 2015 From 2 June 2015 From 2 June 2016
Term 2: January - March 2016 From 16 November 2015 From 7 December 2015
Term 3: March - June 2016 From 9 February 2016 From 2 March 2016

Young learners

Terms Existing students -  registration opens New students -  registration opens
October 2015 - June 2016 From 2 June 2015 From 2 June 2015

For more information about our course dates please read our Adult academic year calendar (PDF 121kb) or our Young learner academic year calendar (PDF 107kb) 

Contact and location

Day August timetable
1st to 31st of August 09:00 to 14:00 h (Last level test at 13:00)
Saturdays Closed

Opening hours- September

Day Regular opening hours
Monday-Friday 09:30-21:00
Saturday 09:00-13:00
Sunday Closed

Level testing hours

Day  Level testing times
Monday-Friday 09:30-19:30
Saturday 09:00-12:00
Sunday Closed

Public holiday closing dates 2014 - 2015

Non-teaching days:

Saturday 1 November

Friday 5 - Tuesday 9 December

Thursday 18 December

Monday 22 December - Wednesday 7 January 

The centre will be closed on the following days:

Saturday 1 November

Saturday 6 November

Wednesday 24 December - Thursday 1 January

For more information about our course dates please read our Adult academic year calendar (PDF 121kb) or our Young learner academic year calendar (PDF 107kb)  

How to get there

Public transport: FGC: Muntaner, Bus: 14, 58, 64.

How to pay

How to pay

Special promotion: no registration fee.

Adults: pay at the start of each term or in advance for the whole course.
Young learners: pay for the whole course in advance, two instalments, or five instalments.
Summer courses: must be paid in full at registration.

You can pay by:

  • Credit or debit card
  • Direct debit (young learners only)
  • Cheque to the British Council
  • Cash


The following discounts are available when booking a course:

  • 5% for adult courses when paying the whole year in advance 
  • 5% for students with two or more family members studying simultaneously 
  • 5% on the second summer course, when studying two or more summer courses in one calendar year
  • 5% for over 65s

You will need to buy a textbook for most courses. The bookshop next door offers a 5% discount to British Council students.


Must be requested in writing. In the case of a course being cancelled by the British Council, a full refund will be made. Where a student cancels a place before the course start date, a refund minus a €70 administration fee will be made. 

Credit for sickness, transfer of work or studies, against documented evidence
A student must provide written documentary evidence from an employer, place of study or doctor in support of a credit. Classes are credited from the day on which the request is received. 
Please contact us for more information

Terms and conditions

For full terms and conditions on all our payment information, please read our General conditions document (PDF 26kb).