International Education Services

British Council International Education Services provides a comprehensive set of solutions, tailored to cater to UK educational institutions’ diverse international marketing needs.

Who delivers the services?
The services are delivered through experienced overseas teams based in multiple countries and regional hubs. They are supported by a network of global service specialists based both in the UK and internationally.
Why UK institutions use International Education Services?

We provide services exclusively to the UK sector and are committed to the growth and prosperity of UK education providers.

• A comprehensive service to help UK institutions take advantage of the growing international education market
• Flexible and creative solutions tailored for your institution in response to changing market demands around the world
• Enhance your positioning, profile and competitiveness overseas
• Access knowledgeable and expert staff with in-country experience and presence
• Boost your international student recruitment numbers
• Develop partnership opportunities
• Promote your courses in key international education markets
• Access cutting edge research
• Develop an understanding of overseas markets through research, training, meetings and events
• Pay only for the services you use.
Service Fees

There are no membership fees for International Education Services. Institutions pay only for the services they use.

Three subscription plans are available to International Education Services clients for select Education Intelligence products and details of these subscription plans can be found here.

From 2018 we will offer new purchasing options to save you time and provide better value for money. You can simplify invoicing and receive discounts by either buying services in bulk or purchasing service bundles.

•           Bulk payments above £30,000 plus VAT: receive a 3 per cent discount

•           Bulk payments above £50,000 plus VAT: receive a 4 per cent discount

•           Bulk payments above £100,000 plus VAT: receive an 5 per cent discount

Bulk payments will be collected via a single invoice - if you require multiple invoices for individual activities this does not qualify as a bulk payment.  To discuss building a package to suit your needs please contact


Where do I get more information?

Our country staff publish all new opportunities for institutions in the Opportunities section, along with guidelines for participation and contact details. Clients can subscribe to receive alerts for the information they have filtered by categories that is most relevant to them.

To enquire about or order any of our bespoke services, institutions can contact either an Account Manager, or approach our country staff directly. Contact details for each country can be found in the Staff Directory. For more details on each of the services, please see the relevant service description in the Service Catalogue drop down menu in the tabs above.