UWC is an ideal place for exceptional individuals who have the made the best use of the opportunities available to them, and Anita, student from Nepal’s earthquake-stricken region, is one such extraordinary human being who will be attending MUWCI thanks to the parent-faculty scholarship fund started this year at the college.
The Zayed Future Energy Prize, the UAE’s international awards for energy and sustainability pioneers, selected UWC Mahindra College as one of the 14 finalists (1,437 applicants from 97 countries) for the 8th cycle of the prize. The winners will be announced at an awards ceremony on January 18th in Abu Dhabi attended by our second years, Jayden and Lucas, who put the proposal together.
A TEDx conference brings together thinkers and innovators who present their original ideas that lend themselves to any discipline – from technology to business. On 6 December, 2015, UWC Mahindra College hosted its first TEDx event on the theme of “shifting lenses.” What happened? Read more to find out,
Read the article published by a local newspaper on the first ever Uniting for Peace Youth Festival at UWC Mahindra College. How NonViolent Communication and Play for Peace contribute to identifying and resolving conflict.
UWC International Patron, Shelby M.C. Davis, Phil Geier, former UWC-USA President and Jens Waltermann (Pearson UWC, Class of ’85), the new Executive Director of UWC International, visited UWC Mahindra College during their 10-day UWC tour in Asia. Next, they will visit UWCSEA, Singapore followed by UWC Changshu, China for the inauguration ceremony.
Thank you for your interest in applying to UWC schools and colleges worldwide. Applications for potential students between 16-18 years of age are available at www.uwccommindia.net until the extended deadline of 30 September, 2015. Apply now!
UWC International announced a USD $15 million funding boost through a gift by American philanthropist, Shelby M.C. Davis. Under the program, charitable donations from alumni, parents and friends to the UWC institutions will be matched dollar for dollar, thereby doubling contributions. This is a fantastic opportunity to kick off the college’s first concerted fundraising drive around the #StepUp Campaign that aims to reconnect alumni and parents with UWCMC. Alumni can choose to designate their gift to support specific projects under three pillars of our Vision 2022.
UWC Mahindra College is pleased to be facilitating the applications process on behalf of the UWC Committee of India for 2015 Selections (2016 entry) to all 15 UWC Colleges. To encourage applications from a diverse pool of socioeconomic backgrounds we would like to outline an application fee waiver process for low-income applicants. If paying the application…
After the recent earthquake struck Nepal, 15 young economically and socially disadvantaged women from villages near Pune, alongside 25 international students, who had been preparing to ascend one of the country’s highest peaks, decided to give an additional meaning to their challenging four-week expedition by raising funds for earthquake-stricken Nepal.
Objectives and Outcomes This fall UWC Mahindra College worked with the Disruptive Innovation Festival (DIF) to facilitate a conversation across the UWC movement with a still-wider audience of the 8,000 + DIF participants. This unprecedented conversation–involving a Q&A Session with the UWC Heads of Colleges followed by a Student Panel featuring students from thirteen out…