Avda. Cataluña, 9 46020 Valencia Valencia
Telephone number
96 339 2980
Fax number
96 369 13 89

About

The British Council Valencia offers a wide range of classes for children (3 - 13 years), teenagers (14 - 17 years) and adults. There are courses for all levels, designed so that students can progress from beginner right up to Cambridge Proficiency (C2) Level. As well as general English courses, you can choose from Cambridge English exam preparation courses, business English and a variety of skills courses.

All our teachers are highly experienced, skilled professionals and we offer the best quality English courses in modern, well equipped classrooms with the latest multimedia learning technologies.

We support your learning both inside and outside the classroom. We offer:

  • careers advice: study and work in the UK
  • parents' language club - free conversation classes on Saturdays
  • parents' workshops - help your child learn English
  • open classroom days - see your child's class in action
  • 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

To begin your learning journey with the British Council, first make an appointment to take a free level test and then let us identify the best course for you.

Courses, dates and prices

New students who register in the premium registration period will receive a free course book.

Courses for adults

Our courses are organised across three terms. 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 4 October - 20 December 2014
8 January - 26 March 2015
27 March - 19 June 2015
 576*
Cambridge exam preparation 4 October - 20 December 2014
8 January - 26 March 2015
27 March - 19 June 2015
 576*
IELTS exam preparation  Monthly  150*
Listening and speaking skills 4 October - 20 December 2014
8 January - 26 March 2015
27 March - 19 June 2015
 344*
Trinity TESOL certificate for teachers  July 2015  1595*

Summer courses for adults 

COURSE NAME COURSE DATES PRICE (€)
General English for adults, summer  July or September 2015  From 576*
Cambridge exam preparation, summer  July or September 2015  From 576*
Listening and speaking skills, summer  July or September 2015  340*

*Please look in the 'How to pay' tab for more information about prices and discounts.

Please see our upcoming Cambridge English exam dates.

Courses for young learners

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

COURSE NAME COURSE DATES PRICE € (one instalment) PRICE  (three instalments) 
Early years (3 - 5 years) 4 October 2014 - 19 June 2015 900*

370, 290, 290

Primary (6 -10 years) 4 October 2014 - 19 June 2015 900*

370, 290, 290

Junior (11 - 13 years) 4 October 2014 - 19 June 2015 1275*

490, 410, 400

Senior (14 - 17 years) 4 October 2014 - 19 June 2015 1710*

630, 550, 550

Cambridge exam preparation (7 - 17 years) 4 October 2014 - 19 June 2015 1710*

630, 550, 550

*Please see the payment details tab for more information about prices and discounts.

 Summer courses for young learners

COURSE NAME COURSE DATES PRICE (€)
English Playtime, summer (Infant level) 29 June - 24 July 2015

2 weeks 570*

4 weeks 950*

English Funtime, summer (Primary level) 29 June - 24 July 2015

2 weeks 570*

4 weeks 950*

Intensive English, summer (Secondary level) 29 June - 24 July 2015 950*
English Skills, summer (secondary level) 29 June - 24 July 2015

2 weeks 570*

4 weeks 950*

Cambridge exam preparation, summer (Secondary level)

PET: 30 June - 27 July 2015

FCE: 1 July - 28 July 2015

950*

*Please see the payment details tab for more information about prices and discounts.

Academic term dates (2014/15)

Adults

New students who register in the premium registration period reveive a free course book.

Registration dates are as follows:

Terms

Premium registration

Standard registration
Summer: July 2015

From 4 to 24 May 2015

From 1 June 2015

Young learners (3 - 17 years)

Academic year

Premium registration*

Standard registration opens
Summer: July 2015 From 4 to 24 May 2015 From 1 June 2015

 *Free coursebook included
Young learners wishing to join courses during the year can take a level test by appointment.

Contact and location

Telephone enquiries opening hours

Day Regular opening hours
Monday-Friday 09:30 - 20:00
Saturday 09:30-14:00    
Sunday Closed

Visitor opening hours

Day Regular opening hours
Monday-Friday 09:30 - 20:00
Saturday 09:30-14:00
Sunday Closed

Public holidays and closing dates 2014

  • Thursday 9 October 2014
  • Saturday 1 November 2014
  • Saturday 6 December 2014
  • Monday 8 December 2014

How to get there

Metro: Facultats (línea 3): Vicente Zaragozá (línea 4); Aragón (línea 5)

Autobus: Líneas 9, 10, 12, 21, 29, 30, 31, 41, 79, 80, 81, 89, 90 

How to pay

New students pay a €60 registration fee, which is non refundable if registration is cancelled.

Adults: can pay at the start of each term.
Young learners: can pay for the whole course in advance or in three instalments.
Summer courses: can pay in one or two instalments (until the end of May)

You can pay by:

  • Credit or debit card
  • Direct debit (Young Learners only from Term 2 of the course)
  • Cheque to British Council.

Discounts

The following discounts are available when booking a course:

  • 10 % for students with one other family member studying simultaneously
  • 20 % for students with two or more family members studying simultaneously
  • 10 % for students registered in more than one course 
  • 10 % for students from German School of Valencia, Colegio Dominicos, Colegio Santa Maria Marianistas Alboraya and Colegio Oficial de Economistas de Valencia
  • €100 discount on summer courses of 40 hours or more for students who have studied a full academic year (October –June)

You must notify us that you are eligible for a discount prior to paying for your course.

It is not possible to combine two or more discount types, and discounts do not apply to the €60 registration fee.

You will need to buy a textbook for most courses. We will give you a coursebook free if you register in the Premium Registration period. 

Refunds

In the case of a course being cancelled by the British Council, a full refund will be made. 

Cancellation is only available up to five days after the first class of your course. Where a student cancels a place after the course start date, a refund minus an administration fee of €60 will be made.