WHAT IS ADDVANTAGE?

Addvantage is the British Council's examinations member scheme for schools, language centres, universities and institutions who register candidates with us each year. It's our way of saying thank you and to welcome our new customers.

WHO IS ADDVANTAGE FOR?

Addvantage is open to any school or institution that registers students for Cambridge English or IELTS exams with us.

HOW DOES ADDVANTAGE WORK?

Your membership level will depend on the total number of registrations you made with us in the previous yearWe offer two membership levels.

Number of registrations Membership level
1 to 30 Addvantage Basic
31 and above Addvantage Premium

 Addvantage is also available to language centres, schools and institutions who have not collaborated with us before or have not worked with us for a number of years. We will contact you at the beginning of each academic year with your membership level and to organise the benefits you are entitled to, depending on the total number of registrations you made with us in the previous year.

Addvantage benefits

What benefits will I receive as an Addvantage Basic member?

  • Access for your students to British Council’s new online preparation materials for Cambridge English First and Advanced exams including writing practice exercises with feedback
  • Free British Council exam practice resources for your IELTS students 
  • Free Word Power Android app for your IELTS students
  • Our Addvantage newsletter with information, help and advice for exam preparation
  • Access to Cambridge English Webinars for your teachers
  • Lesson plans and ideas for the classroom for your teachers developed by the British Council
  • An Addvantage membership certificate and logo
  • Access to Cambridge English marketing and promotional materials
  • A preparation account to the British Council platform for easy online registration
  • Exclusive offers for Addvantage members that we will announce regularly throughout the year

 

What benefits will I receive as an Addvantage Premium member?

  • Access for your students to British Council’s new online preparation materials for Cambridge English First and Advanced exams including writing practice exercises with feedback
  • Free British Council exam practice resources for your IELTS students
  • Free Word Power Android app for your IELTS students
  • Our Addvantage newsletter with information, help and advice for exam preparation
  • Access to Cambridge English Webinars for your teachers
  • Lesson plans and ideas for the classroom for your teachers developed by the British Council
  • An Addvantage membership certificate and logo
  • Access to Cambridge English marketing and promotional materials
  • A preparation account to the British Council platform for easy online registration
  • Exclusive offers for Addvantage members that we will announce regularly throughout the year
  • The option to have certificates sent directly to candidates*
  • British Council representative to attend your school’s certificate ceremony*
  • Exams on your premises*

* Subject to prior arrangement with British Council's Examinations Services Team in Austria

Why partner with the British Council through Addvantage?

OUR HERITAGE. OUR EXPERTISE. YOUR ASSURANCE. YOUR ADVANTAGE.

English Teaching and Testing Expertise: We offer a wide range of internationally recognised exams, from English tests to school and business qualifications, in more than 90 countries worldwide. We are experts in providing full end-to-end solutions for teaching and testing English.

Professionalism: We are recognised for our integrity in delivering high-quality exams services and professional teaching and training. Our experience, scale, reliability and people are second to none.

Trusted for generations: We have over 75 years of experience in English language assessment. Over 70 examination boards and educational institutions trust us to deliver their exams around the world.

Access: We offer a friendly service and firmly believe that examinations should be accessible to everyone. Our examination staff is trained to meet our child protection standards and the requirements of candidates who have special educational needs.

Trusted partners in exam delivery: Partnership is at the heart of everything we do at the British Council and it has been since we started in 1934. Our partners value our global reach, network and trusted brand.

HOW DO I BECOME AN ADDVANTAGE MEMBER?

To enjoy the benefits of Addvantage please complete the Addvantage membership form and send it to the following address.

British Council, Exams Coordinator
Siebensterngasse 21, 1070 Vienna
F: +43 (1) 533 26 16 65
Email: exams@britishcouncil.at

If you would like to find out more about the Addvantage member scheme, please contact us for more information.