University Officers' Training Corps

London UOTC


London UOTC (ULOTC) recruits from universities right across London. They also have a Canterbury detachment which recruits from Canterbury Christchurch University and University of Kent. The ULOTC is the largest student society in London.

Below lists how to join us during your university's Freshers' week.  


Freshers' Fairs 2018

Come and find us at your university’s Freshers' Fair, where you can ask questions about the ULOTC and start your application. We will be at the following universities on these dates:

London - September

  • Pearson College – 11th and 12th
  • St Mary’s – 13th
  • Brunel – 18th
  • University of Westminster – 18th, 19th, 20th and 21st
  • Queen Mary’s – 19th and 20th
  • King’s College London – 21st and 22nd
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  • Royal Holloway – 24th and 25th
  • City, Royal Veterinary College and University of East London – 26th
  • London South Bank – 26th and 27th
  • Student Central – 28th
  • University College London – 29th and 30th

London - October

  • Imperial College London – 2nd

Canterbury - September

  • Canterbury Christchurch University – 19th
  • University of Kent – 20th and 21th

Open Evenings 2018

In addition to Freshers' Fairs, you can also come along to one of our Open Evenings, where you can meet staff and current students. We will be holding Open Evenings at our bases (addresses below) on the following dates:

  • 25th September
  • 27th September
  • 2nd October
  • 4th October
  • 9th October



Selection Event 2018

To join ULOTC, you will need to attend the Selection Event, here we will assess your suitability to join our unit. You will participate in a range of activities, from leadership tasks to interviews. Travel and food will be provided. These will take place during October. 

There is no need to be nervous, we are looking for potential leaders, not the finished article.

During the Selection Event, you will undertake an Army medical to make sure you are physically and mentally fit to join.

If successful, you will be invited to join our unit!

3 steps to join

  1. Step 1

    Find us at a Fresher's fair or come to an Opening Evening and get an Application Form

  2. Step 2

    Attend the Selection Event and Medical

  3. Step 3

    Start training!

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