Over 2 million people took exams with the British Council last year. We offer a wide range of exams, from English tests to school and business qualifications, in more than 90 countries worldwide. We connect people worldwide with learning opportunities and creative ideas from the academia and business world.
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IELTS (International English Language Testing System) is the world’s most popular English language test and can help you live, study and work around the world.
IGCSE and school exams
Looking for information on IGCSEs, O Levels or A-/AS- Levels? School students, parents and private candidates can find out more about our school exams here.
Aptis is a modern and flexible English assessment system designed to meet the diverse needs of organisations and individuals around the world.
Professional and university exams
We administer a large number of international professional exams on behalf of a variety of major UK examining bodies as well as UK universities.
Exams for settlement visas
Find out which exams to take when applying to enter or remain in the UK as a husband, wife, civil partner or fiancé.
Why take an exam with the British Council?
Find out why you should take an exam with the British Council in Kenya.
Information for schools and institutions
Our relationship with schools and foreign language centres is of the greatest importance to us. Find out how you can partner with us for the promotion and delivery of UK exams in Kenya.