II. Rákóczi Ferenc Gimnázium Keleti Károly street 37. Budapest 1024
Telephone number
+36 1 483 2030 or 2020
Telephone number
Emergency number Saturday only +36 30 662 3703
Telephone number
+36 1 342 5728
Telephone number


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 2020-2021

Semesters Dates

Semester 1

(Young Learners)

12 September 2020 to 30 January 2021

Semester 2

(Young Learners)

6 February to 12 June 2021

Summer Semester

(Young Learners)

21 June to 30 July 2021


  • 24 October 2020
  • 19 December 2020
  • 26 December 2020
  • 2 January 2021
  • 23 January 2021
  • 3 April 2021
  • 1 May 2021
  • 22 May 2021

Contact and location

Telephone enquiries opening hours

Day Opening hours
Monday to Friday 10.00-15.00
Saturday and Sunday Closed

Visitor opening hours

Our Buda Centre is not open to the public.


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