We are here for you.

Changes are taking place in our world every day as a result of the rapidly evolving Covid-19 situation. During this challenging time, our hearts and thoughts are with all who have been impacted by this unprecedented global event. We salute all who are doing their part and working hard to ensure that our lives and loved ones are kept safe and sound.

At the British Council, the health, safety and well-being of all our staff, customers, partners and the communities in which we operate is a top priority. We support and cooperate with all local government agencies by putting all necessary measures in place to ensure the continued well-being of all with whom we engage at work, and as responsible corporate citizens of the world. 

Due to the growing number of confirmed Covid-19 cases in Taiwan, we at the British Council are taking immediate steps to comply with the Level 3 Alert status and the enhanced controls imposed by the central and local government. Please see further information on the following sections:

British Council Teaching Centre

Following the latest government policies on Covid-19 epidemic prevention, all face-to-face classes at Xinyi and Shipai Teaching Centres are suspended from 18 May 2021 until further notice. Online lessons are being arrange and will be communicated to students shortly. Please stay safe!

If you would like to reach us for more information, please refer to the contact information below. 

British Council IELTS Test Centre

A number of examination sessions have had to be cancelled but we are continuing to deliver where possible. The British Council IELTS test centre has implemented the highest level of epidemic prevention measures in accordance with the provisions of the Central Epidemic Command Center. We will send out an email and SMS to customers whose sessions have been cancelled but please pay attention to the latest information from us as well as the CECC. Under this difficult time, thank you for your understanding and support!

If you would like to reach us for more information, please refer to the contact information below. 

British Council Arts and Culture Sections / Study UK

British Council Arts and Culture sections: studyuk.taiwan@britishcouncil.org

Study UK: For general support, students are encouraged to check their institution’s website, contact their well-being support services, or phone UKCISA’s Student Advice line at +442077889214 (1-4pm UK time, Monday to Friday).

Additionally, we are doing our best to maximise the learning journeys and cultural connections for all through online resources that are available 24/7 and accessible to all. We remain connected to all our stakeholders through timely communication and technology. Our corporate website is regularly updated and information on the following topics may be found below:

We will continue to monitor the situation closely and stand ready to take actions that put human health and safety at the front and foremost. The situation may place us apart for now but we remain deeply committed to our vision of a more connected world of which everyone is a part.

Thank you for your continued support and understanding during these extraordinary times.