The United World College National Committee of Great Britain welcomes you!

The United World Colleges are a group of sixth-form colleges across the world where young people aged 16-19 study together for the International Baccalaureate diploma, while starting conversations about how to make the world a more peaceful and sustainable place.

The National Committee of Great Britain is responsible for selecting students from Great Britain to attending United World Colleges, supporting these students at their colleges, and raising awareness of UWC activities in Great Britain. 

Learn ‣ 

Find out about the UWC movement, the National Committee, and the United World Colleges across the world. 

History | College Profiles | The International Baccalaureate | More...

Apply ‣

Discover how British citizens or residents can apply to study at a United World College, and how the process works.

The Application Form | Assessment Days | Eligibility Criteria | More...

Volunteer ‣

The National Committee is always looking for more volunteers to help us with our work. There are many ways to help!

Publicity | Help at Assessment Week | Raise Money

Contact ‣

Get in touch with the National Committee if you need help, have a problem, or want to know more about what we do.

We aim to reply to all queries as quickly as possible.

UWC Promotional Video 2014

Latest News

  • Assessment Week begins!
    The Assessment Week for the year has finally begun! We are really excited to welcome 80 UWC candidates to Atlantic College over the next five days. We will be assessing candidates through games, discussion groups, and interviews, and hope to give them a real taste of what life is like at a UWC.
    Team photo on top lawn of Atlantic College!
    The staff have just arrived and are undergoing training in preparation for the arrival of the first cohort tomorrow evening. Please follow us on Facebook for updates and photos throughout the week. Here's to another successful Assessment Week!
    Posted 13 Dec 2014, 07:28 by Abby Emery
  • Assessment Day Invitations Sent!
    We are very please to announce that we have finished the shortlisting process. All candidates should now have been notified of whether their application has been successful at the initial stage. For those who have been invited to an assessment day, please click on the link in your email and confirm your attendance by November 21st.

    For those who were unsuccessful, we wish you every success in the future and really hope that you continue to do exciting things and work to improve your communities.
    Posted 15 Nov 2014, 10:25 by Abby Emery
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