What is Miss World?

Whether you are new to Miss World or a lifelong fan, our guide to Miss World will answer any questions you have about the World's longest running event of its kind.

How Do You Enter?

To enter Miss World you must be the winner of the national title in your home nation. This begins with local and regional heats, culminating in the National final! Once you have won your national title, preparations for Miss World can begin!

How Do You Win?

To win Miss World you must score the highest points, awarded for a range of activities and events which take place from the moment the contestants arrive at the competition. FIVE challenge events take place in the run up to the final; Beauty with a Purpose, Multimedia,Sports, Talent, and Top Model. These offer the chance for the contestants to shine, giving them the opportunity to win important points.

Challenge Events

The Interview

One of the most crucial parts of Miss World is the interview Round. Towards the end of the month long Miss World event, the contestants all take part in interviews with the judges, who delve deep into the minds of the hopefuls to see what they are truly made of. An important round, points for the interviews are announced on the final night!

Watch Megan's Judges Interview!

The Final

The moment we've all been waiting for... The Final! In front of a live audience and broadcast to millions across the world, the Miss World Final recounts all the events of the competition so far, sees the scores added up, and the Miss world leaderboard begin to take shape. The Miss World Peoples Choice Award winner is announced, and the competition begins to narrow to a final select few...

The Winner Announced!

After we've seen the Challenge Events, watched the interviews, seen the world class entertainment and discovered the People's Choice Award Winner, the judges hear from the finalists one last time before making their final deliberation... There is only one thing left... Announcing the NEW Miss World!

Watch 2016 Crowning

New To Miss World? What To Look Out For.

If this is your first Miss World, your first stop is the App Store, where you need to download the Miss World App! Here you can read about all this year’s contestants, watch their video introductions, and check out some clips of last year. You can also vote FOR FREE for your favourite top 3 contestants once voting opens on the 21st of November.

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