An additional interview for UWC College admission will be held on the last week of March, 2018. Applicants are requested to submit applications for admission for 2018-2020 by 25th March, 2018. Five vacant places are available for UWC Atlantic College, UK; UWC Dilijan, Armenia; and UWC Red Cross Nordic. Applicants will be notified about the next steps via email and phone numbers provided in the application.  

United World College Society for Bangladesh invites applications for admission into the following UWCs for a two-year International Baccalaureate (IB) course for the academic year 2018-2020. The IB Diploma is one of the most well regarded and widely known secondary school qualifications in the world and is recognized by the world’s leading universities.

Eligibility Criteria

To be eligible to apply you must meet the following criteria:

    • Be a Bangladeshi national born
    • Candidate should be not younger than 16 and not older than 18 on the 1st of September 2018
    • Obtained at least 6 ‘A’ grades out of 8 subjects passed in the University of London ‘O’ levels exam or GPA-5 marks in aggregate or equivalent in the SSC exams from any Secondary Education Boards of Bangladesh. Students whose ‘O’ Level or SSC examination results are expected to be available later may also apply, provided the concerned Principal/Head Master would certify that, based on previous school records, the candidate is most likely to obtain grades needed to qualify to be eligible for placement at an UWC.

 

SN College Offer Funding available upto (Per anum)* Expected contribution from family(Per anum)** Need-based financial assistance  Gender
1 UWC Atlantic College Unfunded (Place Only) None 29000 GBP N/A  Either 
2 UWC Atlantic College Unfunded (Place Only) None 29000 GBP  N/A  Either 
3 UWC Atlantic College Unfunded (Place Only) None 29000 GBP  N/A  Either 
4 UWC Atlantic College Unfunded (Place Only) None 29000 GBP  N/A  Either 
5 UWC Atlantic College Unfunded (Place Only) None 29000 GBP  N/A  Either 
6 UWC Atlantic College Unfunded (Place Only)  None  29000 GBP  N/A  Either 
7 UWC Atlantic College Unfunded (Place Only)  None  29000 GBP  N/A  Either 
8 UWC Waterford Kamhlaba Partially Funded (Needs-Based) 4500 EUR 13500 EUR  25%  Either 
9 Li Po Chun UWC  Unfunded (Place Only) None 310000 HKD  N/A  Either 
10 Li Po Chun UWC  Unfunded (Place Only) None 310000 HKD N/A  Either 
11 Red Cross Nordic UWC  Unfunded (Place Only) None 246000 NOK N/A  Either 
12 Red Cross Nordic UWC  Up to Fully Funded (Needs-Based) 246000 NOK None  100%  Either 
13 Mahindra College UWC  Unfunded (Place Only) None 29500 USD  N/A  Either 
14 Mahindra College UWC  Unfunded (Place Only) None 29500 USD N/A  Either 
15 Mahindra College UWC  Partially Funded (Needs-Based) 14750 USD 14750 USD  50%  Either 
16 UWC Costa Rica  Up to Fully Funded (Needs-Based) 37000 USD None 100%  Either 
17 UWC Costa Rica  Unfunded (Place Only) None 37000 USD N/A  Either 
18 UWC Dilijan  Partially Funded (Needs-Based) 17500 USD 17500 USD 50%  Girl (The nominated student must be not younger than 16 and under 18 years old on the 1st of September 2018.)  
19 UWC Dilijan  Unfunded (Place Only) None 35000 USD  N/A  Boy (The nominated student must be not younger than 16 and under 18 years old on the 1st of September 2018.) 
20 UWC Changshu  Unfunded (Place Only) None 337,218 CNY N/A  Either 
21 UWC Changshu  Unfunded (Place Only) None 337,218 CNY  N/A  Either 
22 UWC Changshu  Partially Funded (Needs-Based) 84305 CNY 252913 CNY  25%  Either 
23 UWC Changshu  Partially Funded (Needs-Based) 168609 CNY 168609 CNY 50%  Either 
24 UWC Changshu  Partially Funded (Needs-Based) 168609 CNY 168609 CNY  50%  Either 
25 UWC Changshu  Up to Fully Funded (Needs-Based) 337218 CNY None 100%  Either 

 * Please note scholarships will be given based on financial needs of the student. DO NOT apply for a scholarship if your child does not need funding.
** Costs for Project Weeks, pocket money, travel and other extra expenses are not included and must be budgeted for separately.

HOW TO APPLY

Students fulfilling the above conditions are requested to apply by submitting their application package (hard and soft copy) and sending a bank draft of Tk. 2,500/- in favour of “United World College Society for Bangladesh” for covering processing expenses no later than 18 November 2017 to the following address:

 

C/O Mr. Raquib Mohammad Fakhrul

President, United World College Society for Bangladesh

Munshi Enterprise Limited,

413, Nayanagar,

Coca-Cola Road,

Vatara, Gulshan, Dhaka-1212.

 

Application form along with Form A, B & C can be downloaded from www.uwcbd.org.

 

Include in your application package the following documents and email it to: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. (preferred method). Additionally you have to send a soft copy of your application in a USB to the address above along with the bank draft.

 

  1. Completed application form (word document)
  2. Scanned copy of completed signed financial assessment form along with supporting documents
  3. Scanned copy of completed and signed Guardian’s Information and Consent Form A
  4. Scanned copy of completed and signed School Principal/Teacher Reference Form B
  5. Scanned copy of completed and signed General Reference Form C
  6. Scanned copies of the your most recent official transcripts for the last 3 terms
  7. A personal statement (within 300 words) explaining why you are interested in attending a UWC school/college and reflecting on UWC’s mission and values, what you might contribute to the school/college and what you would hope to gain from the experience.
  8. Scanned copy of your passport/ birth certificate as proof of your Bangladeshi nationality
  9. 4 Copies of your passport size photo

 

We will acknowledge via email or phone call after we have received your application package and bank draft. You will be required to submit the original documents if you are shortlisted for interview. For further enquiries contact:

Anika Rahman                                                                              This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it., 8801700743475
Administrator

or contact

Hojaifa Khan                                                                                This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it., 8801756856244.
Admin Officer

 

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