Professional Training and Development

Using the British Council’s experience and our network of contacts, we deliver practical training and development for education marketing professionals.

  • Webinars: Engage with in-country education specialists through our regular webinars on the latest important issues
  • Workshops: Face-to-face workshops and classes conducted in the UK to help you develop your skills in international education marketing
  • Annual Conference: The Services for International Education Marketing annual conference: a unique networking opportunity for UK institutions to hear from industry experts and share best practice 
  • Agents training: Overseas education agents, partners to eligible UK institutions, can access training and development relevant to UK recruitment through our recently updated online course.  For agents interested in certified training and continuous professional development, please visit our Services for Agents page.


Where do I get more information?

Please speak with an Account Manager or email us at  We will direct you to the most relevant UK or global professional development activities.  For overseas development, contact our dedicated education teams in-country who will present you with the most appropriate activities for the markets you are interested in.
Professional training and development activities are published by our country staff in the Opportunities section of this website. Signing up for alerts or one of our monthly regional newsletters will help you keep you informed of these.