The British Council Partner Schools is a network of more than 1,650 international schools/institutes around the world that  offer UK qualifications such as the IGCSEs/GCSEs and A’Levels. It is a global community, which supports school leaders, teachers and learners. 

We work with a great many schools offering our exams service provision for your particular country. The British Council Partner Schools allows us to offer much more than exams services. One of the great advantages of working with the British Council is our global presence. We can move beyond working with individual countries and create regional and global communities.

What are the benefits in Cyprus?

In Cyprus, British Council Partner Schools offers discounts to schools/institutes who will register their students to take CIE, Pearson Edexcel exams with the British Council.  Schools/institutes will be earning points for each candidate registered  and these points will place the schools/institutes on the following levels:

Points Membership Level
1-29 points Partner Schools Member
30 – 100 points Partner Schools Bronze
101– 150 points Partner Schools Silver
151 and above Partner Schools Gold

 Each level has attractive and exclusive benefits for you to enjoy from 1 April to 31 March of the next period.

British Council Partner Schools Benefits

We have carefully tailored the British Council Partner Schools benefits to fully support students, parents, teachers and schools. They include:

Benefits for your school and teachers

Benefits Member Bronze Silver Gold
Opportunity to win one of our yearly Partner Schools awards and invitation to attend our yearly Partner Schools’ event.
Access to our Partner Schools Online Support for Schools (OSS) system offering continuing professional development to school leaders.
Provision of evaluation tools for school management to constructively evaluate your teachers and school policies/procedures.
The right to use the British Council Partner Schools member scheme logo for promotional purposes following our guidelines of use. Digital only Digital and print
A British Council Partner Schools certificate/sign for your school, advertising your partnership with the British Council. Partner Schools Certificate Partner Schools sign for your school's entrance
Rebate on fees to your school/institute based on the number of candidates (CIE and Pearson Edexcel) registered with the British Council as outlined in the Terms and Conditions.   3% 5% 7%
Free IELTS on a computer. One free test Two free tests Three free tests Four free tests
Briefing to parents at your premises.     
A British Council representative to attend events and award ceremonies at your school.      
Opportunity to participate at the Schools Now! Conference only for British Council Partner Schools world wide.

Benefits for your students and their parents

Benefits Member Bronze Silver Gold
Participation in British Council’s Your World Competition.
A guide to school examinations for Parents and Students.

FAQ Cambridge International and British Council PSGN Joint Offer for Partner Schools

Cambridge International and British Council PSGN Joint Offer for Partner Schools can be found in the download section below.

How to become a member of British Council Partner Schools 

For more information and to activate your membership please see our Terms and Conditions below or contact Antonis Fiakas, Business Development and Communications Co-ordinator, Exams, antonis.fiakas@cy.britishcouncil.org, telephone +357 22585000.