Our expertise

The British Council is the UK’s international organisation for cultural relations and educational opportunities. We work with over 100 countries across the world in the fields of arts and culture, English language, education and civil society. Each year we reach over 20 million people face-to-face and more than 500 million people online, via broadcasts and publications. We are globally renowned as an authority for our work in English teaching, testing and in supporting teachers of English.

Over 70 examination boards and educational institutions trust us to deliver their exams around the world. We are recognised for our integrity in delivering high-quality exams services and professional English teaching and training. The exams we offer are widely known and recognised by schools, universities and employers in Cyprus and around the world. We organise and deliver a range of exams in Cyprus for all ages to meet your students’ exam needs.

The Addvantage member scheme

By registering candidates/students to the Cambridge English or IELTS exams with the British Council you can enjoy the benefits of working with a trusted and professional organisation. Our high-quality examination management ensures your experience is 100% secure, transparent, positive and fair. 

You are guaranteed a service which is friendly and accessible to everyone. Our examination staff is trained to meet our child protection standards and the requirements of candidates who have special educational needs.

As a member of the Addvantage Member Scheme you will have access to services and benefits that will guarantee your students’/candidates’ success in taking exams and which enhance their skills, careers and future! 

The Addvantage member scheme is available to language centres, schools and institutions that have not collaborated with us before or have not worked with us for a number of years. Sign up with  us now and become a member of Addvantage.

How does the Addvantage member scheme work?

Your membership level will depend on the total number of Cambridge English and IELTS candidate registrations you made with us in the previous calendar year (1 January to 31 December). We offer four membership levels.

Points Membership level
1 to 19 Addvantage Member
20 to 50  Addvantage Bronze
51 to 100 Addvantage Silver
101 and above Addvantage Gold

Each candidate represents one point, no matter how many exams the candidate is registered to take. Each level has attractive and exclusive benefits for you to enjoy from 1 January to 31 December of the next calendar year.

Addvantage Benefits

The Addvantage Benefits include discounts according to membership level, free places at British Council organised seminars, opportunity to host exams at your premises and others. You can find out  more at the Addvantage Booklet below.

How to become a member of the Addvantage scheme

For more information and to activate your membership please see our Terms and Conditions below or contact Natasha Apostolidou, Exams Business Pursuit and Account Relationship Manager, natasha.apostolidou@cy.britishcouncil.org,                      telephone +357 22585000.