The Young Political Leader Programme takes students aged 15-18 on an immersive exploration through some of the most coveted careers in global politics. The programme brings high-profile political figures to UCL, including former Government Ministers, current MPs, United Nations refugee experts, Foreign Office Diplomats, Lobbyists and Policymakers. They will run a series of interactive simulations to give you a thorough experience of working in a powerful, desirable political role.
The programme takes place over two days – Saturday dedicated to international politics and Sunday to domestic politics. You can choose to attend either one or both days.
£250/student for both days, £135/student for one day. Places are limited. If 2 or more places are booked students receive a 10% discount. Enter code GROUP10 at checkout to benefit from this. (included within the day’s programme will be a guided tour of parts of the university campus which is available to all programme attendees).
For a full list of terms and conditions, please click here.
University College, London (UCL)
The Roberts Building
This programme is for students aged 15-18 who have the passion and ambition to both learn about this career, and start boosting their UCAS/college applications & CVs. If you are a student who is slightly older or younger than our guidelines, then please do get in touch with us to discuss your specific situation.
There is no application process, and you can secure your place simply by clicking “Register Now”. We operate on a first-come first-served basis and programme places are limited; we are usually full a couple of months in advance of the programme date. No prior knowledge or experience is required to join this programme as we build your knowledge from the basics up to more advanced concepts.