Applications for 2017 entry are now OPEN

To access the online applicaiton form please go to 'How to 'Apply' and click on 'Application' 

Selecting & Supporting Students

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The National Committee of the GCC is responsible for selecting students aged 16 to 18 from Bahrain, Kuwait, Qatar, Saudi Arabia, and the UAE to attend UWC Schools and Colleges around the world.

We also support these students while at their colleges, and raise awareness of UWC in the GCC.


Life at UWC

Student Profiles

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"To me UWC is the ideal world every student my age should be living in - the sense of community and the cultural diversity, it is a representation of our generation."

- Dana Aghabi, Abu Dhabi, UWC-USA More

Latest News

  • New President of Pearson College


    UWC Pearson appoints one of Canada's Top 100 Most Powerful Women as its New President 

    Désirée McGraw, one of Canada's most influential advocates for youth engagement, international cooperation and sustainable development, was appointed President of Pearson College. She brings more than 25 years of experience as an educator, advocate and advisor who has worked to engage young people in global issues ranging from nuclear disarmament to climate change. More


  • Sheikh Zayed Global School Award

    UWC Waterford Kamhlaba wins Zayed Future Energy Prize

    The Prize was awarded to the college for its student-led initiative to install solar photovoltaic panels, three wind turbines, a biogas digester to supply cooking gas for the school cafeteria, and a water turbine that uses rainwater to generate electricity. More