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Welcome to the BSoW offical website

The British School of Watchmaking is an independent institution which looks for students with the ability, aptitude and desire to become the exceptional watchmakers the modern market requires.



To produce highly skilled qualified watchmakers in the UK by ensuring the continued development of standards to meet with the current and future needs of the industry.


Serving the UK watch industry for over 15 years with over one hundred graduates and counting. Every one of our graduates have found employment within the watch industry.


We consider CVs and covering letters, those who have the qualities we are looking for are invited to an assessment day. Places are then allocated to individuals achieving the highest assessment results.

Take a Closer Look
at our Courses

The British School of Watchmaking currently offers two internationally recognised courses, the WOSTEP 1800 Hour Programme and the WOSTEP 3000 Hour Programme. Both courses are full time and taught Monday to Friday, lasting one and two years respectively.

Please choose the course you are interested in below.

1800 Hour Course 3000 Hour Course

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