II. Rákóczi Ferenc Gimnázium Keleti Károly street 37. Budapest 1024
Telephone number
On Saturday only +36 30 429 0990


If your child wants to study English or prepare for an English language exam, our English school in Buda is the place to be.

The Buda centre is located in one of the most prestigious and beautiful schools, II. Rákóczi Ferenc Gimnázium in Budapest.

Our experienced teachers will help you choose from a wide variety of Saturday morning courses for Young Learners.


British Council Teaching Center at Buda is expecting English langauge learners throughout the year.
British Council Buda Centre


Semester dates 2023-2024

Semesters Dates Non-teaching days

Semester 1

(Young Learners)

11 September 2023 to 3 February 2024

October 23, 30-31, November 1-4, December 12-15, 18-31,  January 1-12 and 20, February 10

Semester 2

(Young Learners)

12 February to 14 June 2024 March 15, 28-30, April 1-6, May 1 and 20

Contact and location

Telephone enquiries opening hours*

Day Opening hours
Saturday 09.00-14.30

*Our Buda Centre is not open to the public. We kindly ask that only parents of children studying with us call this number.


At the language centre

  • Large and small classrooms to accommodate different sized groups
  • Interactive whiteboards in the majority of the classrooms
  • Outdoor terrace for the children to enjoy during break-time

Public transport and parking

  • The centre is a 5-minute walk away from Széll Kálmán square metro station
  • There are lots of nearby parking places available for free on Saturday mornings

Nearby activities – while you wait for your child

  • Popular shopping areas including Mammut, Fény utca market and smaller shops
  • Saturday exhibitions and entertainment in the Milllenáris centre
  • Relaxing coffee shops and parks