These are examples of qualitative impact studies produced independently to evaluate our impact against each of the eight result areas in the Results and Evidence Framework.

Young people

Connecting Classrooms Annual Evaluation Report 2016/17 (PDF 3MB)

Connecting Classrooms Evaluation Interim Report (PDF 3MB)

Report on 21st Century Schools Programme in Western Balkans (PDF 837KB)

Higher Education and Science

Going Global report (PDF 917KB)

Review of BIRAX (Britain Israel Research and Academic Exchange Partnership) (PDF 603KB)

British Council ROI generated through IHE students 2017-18 (PDF 312KB)

UK-India Education and Research Initiative impact study (PDF 7MB)

Women and girls

Impact of the British Council's work with women and girls (PDF 4MB)

Violence Against Women and Girls Through Football programme evaluation (PDF 2MB)


Ten Years of the Young Creative Entrepreneurs programme (PDF 6MB)

UK Korea Season 2017 Final Evaluation Report (PDF 1MB)

Creative Europe UK Impact Report (PDF 2MB)

International Literature Review Culture and Development (PDF 792KB)

Shakespeare Lives Interim Report by University of Liverpool (PDF 1MB)

UK China Now Evaluation Report 2013 (PDF 677KB)

Brazil Transform Year 4 Evaluation Final Report (PDF 4MB)

Testing and assessment

Cultural relations impact of testing and assessment (PDF 841KB)

Skills and enterprise

Active Citizens MENA Impact Report (PDF 2MB)

The legacy of Active Citizens for the Mobaderoon Syrian activists (PDF 824KB)

Building resistance to violent extremism (PDF 933KB)

Strengthening civil society participation in social enterprise education and development (PDF 1MB)

Strengthening Civil Society Participation in Social Enterprise Education and Development in the Philippines (PDF 3MB)

Impact studies which cut across the result areas

Sustainable Development Goals – Baseline Study of the British Council’s contribution (PDF 2MB) 

Civil Society and Justice

Chatham House report on Young Arab Voices (PDF 258KB)