Calle de la Constitución 59-61 Alcobendas 28100 Madrid Madrid
Telephone number
91 659 28 79
Telephone number
91 659 30 55
Telephone number
alcobendas@britishcouncil.es

About

Come and see our centre

Our centre, located in the heart of Alcobendas, is the ideal solution for those looking for a British Council education in the north of Madrid.

OUR FACILITIES

Our centre has top-class facilities. In our light and airy classrooms with interactive whiteboards, you'll study in a dynamic cultural environment with the latest technology. 

English Extra - Much more than English classes

If you're an adult student in Alcobendas you can benefit from our extra free activities. For those who want to improve their fluency, we have Conversation Workshops, while book lovers can share opinions on books they've read in our Reading Club. Interested in British culture and the English-speaking world? Don't miss our cultural talks, including our Classic UK Comedy workshop.

In your children study with us, they can put what they've learnt into practice with our competitions, which will put their communicative abilities to the test. 

If you or your children prefer to practise at your own pace, you can make the most of our lending service for films and books. You'll also have access to our Student Portal  for students / parents, where you can get in touch with teachers and find extra materials. 

COME AND MEET US

Come and see our facilities and find out your level of English for free. 

Courses, dates and calendar

Academic Year courses

COURSES FOR YOUNG LEARNERS

Our courses for Young Learners aged 2 - 17 take place over the academic year from October to June. We also have specific English programmes and camps in the summer.

COURSES DATES

Early Years English (2-5 years old)

Primary Plus English (6-11 years old)

Secondary Plus English (12-17 years old)

Preparation for Cambridge exams (14-17 years old)

Oct-June 19

You can find more information about prices and timetables for Young Learners in Alcobendas here.

MODULAR COURSES FOR ADULTS

Our modular system, developed by experts, will help you to make progress and achieve your aims at the pace you need.

You can create a personalised course by choosing from a range of 30 hour modules and extra activities.

MODULAR COURSES DATES

General English for Adults

Cambridge English exam preparation courses

Oct-Dec 19

Jan-Mar 20

Mar-June 20

IELTS exam preparation

Throughout the academic year

You can find more information about prices and timetables of our adult courses in Alcobendas here.

Summer courses

COURSES FOR YOUNG LEARNERS

COURSES DATES

Summer courses for children (12 - 17 years old)

July and September

You can find more information about prices and timetables of our Young Learner summer courses in Alcobendas here.

COURSES FOR ADULTS

COURSES DATES
Summer courses for adults June, July and September

 You can find more information about prices and timetables of our adult summer courses in Alcobendas here.

Calendar

You can consult calendars with class days, holidays and non-teaching days here:

Contact and location

Contact us, come and see us!

Come and see our facilities, and while you're here, find out your level of English or that of your child for free.

OPENING HOURS

FECHAS DÍAS HORARIOS
13 July - 30 August 19   Cerrado
September Monday to Thursday 15:30-20:30
Friday 14:30-19:30

HOW TO GET HERE

Public transport

Metro: Line 10 Marqués de la Valdavia

Cercanias: Line C-4 Alcobendas-San Sebastian de los Reyes

How to pay and FAQs

How to pay

In the British Council we want to help you to access the best education for you, and that's why we offer a range of discounts and payment methods.

WHAT PAYMENT METHODS DO WE ACCEPT?

ADULTS
  • Credit or debit cards (except American Express and Diners Club).
  • Direct debit.
  • Cheque made out to the British Council.
  • Cash deposit in our bank account or bank transfer.  Bank account in ES81 2100 6621 82 2200633918 de La Caixa (name: British Council). 
  • Cash payments are not accepted.

DISCOUNTS

  • If three or more members of your family are registered in any British Council course in Madrid, you could benefit from a 5% discount on our courses.
  • If you buy the textbooks (where applicable) in Booksellers in Madrid, you'll get a 5% discount on the books.

FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS (FAQs)

I want to sign up (myself or my child)

For those who haven't studied with us before (adults and young learners aged 8 - 17), it's necessary to book an appointment to do a level test. You can book your level test here. 

Once you've done the level test, we can tell you about the available timetables. Children aged 5 to 7 don't need to do a level test.

What are the benefits of being a student?

The benefits you / your child get for being our student are:

  • access to the student portal, an online tool with a variety of resources for you to improve your English.
  • free access to our English Extra events and activities.

What happens if I decide to cancel the course?

If you decide to cancel before classes start, your money will be refunded except for 60 €  to cover our administrative costs. If you cancel after the course has started, your money will not be refunded.

For more information, see the cancellation policy in the centre.