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British Council

Do you want to study in the UK and need expert help?

Education agents will help you in case you want to study in a university, college or school in the UK.

Contact details can be found in our Global Agent List.

Are you an agent and are interested in our certificate?

The British Council is committed to working with quality agents who represent UK institutions. Our work with agents, advisors, counsellors and consultants centres promote and support quality, professionalism and integrity. 

The British Council’s training programme for agents has two levels:

  • The British Council Foundation Certificate for Agents 
  • The British Council Advanced Certificate for Agents

What are the benefits of Education UK training for agents?

  • Recognition of commitment to quality and professionalism
  • Quality of qualification acknowledged amongst UK education institutions 
  • Certificate to evidence successful completion  
  • Public listing on the British Council trained agents list

Applying for agent training in Spain

If you are an education agent based in Spain interested in taking the Foundation Certificate in Education please contact