Partner with the British Council

Our partners value our global reach, network and trusted brand. We create innovative, high-performing joint programmes with partners worldwide.

Why partner with us?

Discover the wide-ranging benefits that encourage organisations to partner with us.

Learn more about our partnership projects in Malaysia:

5th year working with TV stars

As Astro’s educational partner, we work with them on the ‘Oh My English!’ TV series, which had 7.9 million views in the last season .

Malaysian Ministry of Education and Pro-ELT

Pro-ELT is a British Council Project, funded by the Malaysian Ministry of Education, which aims to strengthen English teaching and learning in Primary and Secondary Schools across Malaysia.

Teacher looking at EMSE homepage

Malaysian Ministry of Education Engaging Malaysian Schools

Partnering with the Malaysian Ministry of Education to create a website resource for English primary school teachers.

Teacher reading to school kids

HSBC LearnEnglish Family

Partnering with the Ministry of Education and HSBC to deliver a school-community link project involving parents in early reading.


FameLab is one of the biggest science communication competitions in the world.

Premier Skills

Premier Skills combines our reach in the British Council with the global appeal of the Premier League to use football to develop a brighter future for young people around the world.


Under a Malaysian Ministry of Education initiative, the British Council works in collaboration with Sheffield Hallam University to raise levels of science proficiency and higher order thinking skills (HOTS) among Malaysian students through the HEBAT Sains project. In line with the Ministry of Education’s efforts to strengthen the teaching and learning of science subject, this project aims to provide targeted classroom resources, teachers’ resources and CPD materials, and the integration of HOTS techniques.

Newton-Ungku Omar Fund

The Newton Fund is a new initiative intended to strengthen research and innovation partnerships between the UK and emerging knowledge economies.

Partnership enquiry form

Enquiry form for organisations wanting to enquire about partnering with the British Council.