EDUCATION FOR PEACE AND A SUSTAINABLE FUTURE

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UWC

UWC (United World Colleges) is an international network of schools and colleges with a shared mission: to educate young adults to create a more peaceful and a sustainable future. Learn more about our 16 sister schools and colleges and about the origins of UWC. Learn more

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UWC ROBERT BOSCH COLLEGE

Germany’s only United World College opened its doors in September 2014. Located in Freiburg, UWC Robert Bosch College offers places to 200 residential students from all over the world. Learn who we are and what we stand for. More about us

Since the early 1950s, National Committees in many countries have been working on selecting students from a wide range of backgrounds and with different possibilities regarding future paths. But at first it was hardly considered that children have very different starting conditions to make themselves seem suitable. It is only in the last decade that a deliberate change has taken place: Now we are trying to select young people among the applicants who have already achieved remarkable results, measured against their requirements. This is something completely different than having remarkably good conditions in the first place.

Rektor Laurence Nodder in an interview with the German weekly ZEIT

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TEAM

Our team of dedicated educators and administrators might not be quite as international as our student body, but they do reflect our belief in the value of deliberate diversity. Our staff represents 20 different countries and boasts a wide range of interests, abilities, backgrounds, and past experiences. Learn more about us.

Our Team

NEWS

11. July 2018
Making a difference beyond UWC

Earlier this term, second-year students (and now recent graduates) Paul from the Philippines and Yvonne from Burkina Faso have received two of this year’s GoMakeADifference awards for their project ideas. Starting 2016, the founders of GoMakeADifference have rolled out their …

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04. July 2018
UWC alumnus publishes book about his life as a refugee

Alumnus John Michael Koffi (2015-17) attended UWC Robert Bosch College as a student of the second generation. A refugee since childhood, John Michael was on the move for a big part of his life: because his family belonged to an …

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