Feb 19, 2019

UWC Brasil

  • Crimson Education
  • Seventeen UWC schools in Armenia, Singapore, Germany, Bosnia and Herzegovina, China, Swaziland, Norway, India, Costa Rica, Wales, the Netherlands, Thailand, Japan, Canada, and the United States.
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UWC is a global educational movement with the mission to "make education a force to unite people, nations, and cultures for peace and a sustainable future". High school students go through a multi-stage, competitive selection process in their individual countries to be chosen to spend two years at one of seventeen UWC schools in seventeen different countries, completing the International Baccalaureate (IB) Diploma Program. In addition to academics, UWC emphasizes diversity, healthy lifestyle, sustainability and practicing skills like leadership, responsibility, and discipline, along with Extra Curricular activities on each of their campuses.

For further information, please refer to: https://www.br.uwc.org/

Type of Opportunity

Extracurricular Activity

Age Range




In 2018, over 1400 students applied, and only 21 were approved from Brazil. 

Participation Cost


The application fee and the yearly costs of each UWC school varies. The program does provide tuition scholarships, but these also vary from student to student.

Minimum Technical Skill Needed


There are no pre-requisite skills needed in order to apply. 



Time Commitment


2 years of high school abroad.

Application Deadline

July 15th, 2019.

Application Process Includes

The application process includes: 1. tests and profile evaluation; 2. interviews; 3. group activity