The United World College Of South East Asia is an international school in Singapore and a member of United World College (UWC). It offers a k-12 education system which consist of five interlinking elements such as academics, outdoor education, activities as well as personal&social education and services. The United World College Of South East Asia (UWCSEA) learning system leads to the IGCSE in grade 9 and 10 as well as the IB Diploma in both grades 11 and 12.
United World College South East Asia
It has two campuses Dover and East campuses with 3,000 and 2,400 students respectively. In some instances, students engage themselves in commynit5y services programs. I.e. school, Singaporean and overseas communities.
United World College Of South East Asia differs from UWC sister college which also offers boarding facilities to their students and offers only international Baccalaureate Diploma Program which takes a maximum of two years. This is mainly offered to scholarship student ranging from 16 to 19 years. The United World College Of South East Asia mostly admits expatriates children ranging from 4 years. Students in both campuses span across over 100 countries and most of them in higher grades are supported by scholarship programs.
The government of Singapore has put in place strict policies to bar their citizens from enrolling in international schools based in the country, thus, UWCSEA local students represent very low margin. The school has over 30 nationalities represented in their teaching staff.
United World College at Tampines
The UWCSEA Dover campus is situated at Dover road next to Dover MRT station as well as Tampines East Campus. It’s also located next to Anglo- Chinese School and Dover Court International school. All campuses are well connected with a wireless network and there is a special IT help center to help students. They also have quality furniture in classrooms as well as provisional of iPad and MacBook in classrooms.
United World College Of South East Asia has a well-designed curriculum for k1 to grade 8 students. However, students in grade 9 and 10 respectively follow the IGCSE program. Those students who are in grades 11 and 12, take the IB Diploma programme. To ensure students engage in physical activities and remain active, the schools offer various activities ranging from sports, Arts, clubs, leadership as well as special interests.
Available Sports at United World College
Among the available sports activities include athletics, basketball, football, cricket, swimming, climbing, and rugby among many others. The outdoor programme offers students in various grades an opportunity to develop teamwork, independence as well as resilience. This programme is meant to encourage students learning, growth and social development. The student is able to explore their connection with friends, family as well as technology and the outside world. Students participate in various services across the year. These services involve within the college fraternity, Singaporean community as well as oversees community.