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Understanding the global ELT market
  English language teaching is worth well over 1billion each year to the UK. The British Council helps quality providers access the global market for ELT.

Find out more information about the scope and importance of this market and see how our services can help you.

English in Britain accreditation


Accreditation scheme marque If you're offering ELT courses in the UK, we strongly recommend that you get English in Britain Accreditation so that you can demonstrate to agents and the general public that your courses meet students' expectations.
The Accreditation Scheme has changed a lot in recent years to provide even better value for money for accredited institutions. For more information on how to get accreditation, please see www.britishcouncil.org/english/courses/accredinfo.htm

Marketing English Language Courses


If you're just starting up in the business, the British Council's guide to marketing English language courses can help you. It provides basic information on how to get into the ELT market, and lists useful contacts.

British Council promotional services


Established institutions which are accredited by the English in Britain Scheme can gain access to additional promotional services through the British Council's worldwide network.
Accredited institutions and freelance consultants can also join GETIS, the British Council's web and email-based market information service for anyone involved in the overseas marketing of UK education and training services.

ELT Innovation Awards


the 'Eltons' awards The British Council runs the annual ELT Innovation Awards to promote the best of state-of-the-art UK-based English language teaching.

The awards are open to all producers of ELT goods and services, including examinations, course and resource books for learners and teachers, online materials and academic research.



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