We connect the UK's education sector to others around the world in order to enrich education, promote global citizenship and build international trust and understanding. We foster dialogue and international partnerships between education institutions and organisations.
Our work in education
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We support educators in the UK, China and worldwide to assist them in working together to enrich the quality of education in schools and enable young people to thrive in a global society.
The UK is a key partner for China in higher education. With British Council support, China has developed sustained partnerships with the UK in higher education. Learn more.
Skills and vocational education
We build partnerships between the UK and China that help both countries develop strategies to equip young people with the skills that employers require.
Generation UK - China
Generation UK - China creates opportunities for UK students to participate in study abroad and work experience programmes in China.
Smart Talks bring some of the UK’s most creative minds and innovative thinkers to China to share their personal experience and professional insight.