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London, England (UK)
5001 to 10000 employees
1934
Non-profit Organisation
Social Services
₹50 to ₹100 billion (INR) per year
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The British Council is the UK’s international organisation for educational opportunities and cultural relations. We create international opportunities for the people of the UK and other countries and build trust between them worldwide.

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Mission: The British Council is committed to a policy of equal opportunity and is keen to reflect the diversity of UK society at every level within the organisation. We welcome applications from all sections of the community. We are committed to employing disabled people. The United ... Read more

British Council Reviews

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    I have been working at British Council full-time (More than 5 years)

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    Value personnel, employees safety, strong ethics

    Cons

    Legacy Organization, gradual process of change, compatibility to fast pace of business is less

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British Council Photos

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British Council photo of: Power of the Book
British Council photo of: The English Effect exhibition
British Council photo of: London Book Fair: Turkey Market Focus 2013
British Council photo of: Who we are. Photo: Mat Wright
British Council photo of: Aung San Suu Kyi visits new football community programme. Photo: with kind permission from Boothee
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British Council Interviews

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    I applied online. The process took 3+ months. I interviewed at British Council.

    Interview

    Submit application through their online portal, if you are shortlisted (must meet requirements) you will be invited to an Interview on Zoom with a Hiring Manager or a panel. Its usually a long wait for an email. Either way you will be informed. You can also track progress online.

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Company Updates

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