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United World College (UWC) schools, colleges and programmes deliver a challenging and transformative educational experience to a diverse cross section of students, inspiring them to create a more peaceful and sustainable future.
Thinking of applying for 2020 Entry to UWC?

Applications for places starting in 2020: Planning is already underway to ensure we are ready to offer places for 2020 entry to UWCs around the World.  Please watch this space as we prepare to open applications, this Summer 2019.            




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Information Days in Birmingham and Newcastle

Birmingham Info Day -- Saturday, June 15 2-4 pm
University of Birmingham, Edgbaston
You can find more local information and book tickets here:

Newcastle Info Day -- Saturday, June 22 12-4PM
Newcastle Arts Centre
67 Westgate Road, NE1 1SG Newcastle upon Tyne
You can find more local information and book tickets here:

Are you age 14-17? Do you see issues in the world that you want to change? Do you want to do your post-16 education in a school that doesn't only focus on grades? Do you want to understand other cultures and world views to your own?

UWC schools are like no other, as are our students. By bringing together young people from diverse backgrounds, and with differing experiences and views of the world, we create an environment that inspires tomorrow’s leaders and change-makers.

This event is an opportunity to come along to learn more about the UWC schools, the application process, potential scholarships, the experience of going to an international boarding school, and everything in between. The event is hosted by UWC alumni, and we welcome prospective students, parents, and teachers to come along to find out more.

2019-20 Entry to UWC

Great news! Nomination letters have been sent out for 48 students from across the country to attend 13 UWC Schools and Colleges starting in the 2019-2020 academic year.

Congratulations to ALL the young people who have been offered a place to study at UWC and a big thank you to all who participated, with such passion and enthusiasm, in the selection process but have not been offered a place this time.  

Shazia and Kainat meet the BBC's Victoria Derbyshire 

On International Women's Day Shazia Ramzan and Kainat Riaz, UWC Atlantic alumni, joined Victoria Derbyshire to talk about their work campaigning for the right of girls to an education.  Link to the 15-minute interview below ...


https://www.bbc.co.uk/iplayer/episode/m0003170/victoria-derbyshire-08032019

Trustees (Voluntary Roles)

Volunteers: UWC GB needs you to help deliver its plans in 2019 and beyond!  Four posts for volunteers to join the GB National Committee.


The National Committee is made up of a group of volunteers who work to support the United World Colleges in this country.  We are currently keen to recruit four new volunteer trustees to help lead our work on promoting the UWC Movement, finding and selecting great students and enabling our community of alumni, their families, and friends of UWC, to keep in touch and do great things.  Please find the details here: National Committee Volunteer Trustees: Openings in 2019


Thank you.

UWCGB Team.