The River Thames outside DLD College London

12 Reasons to Study at DLD – Part One

12th October 23

DLD College London is renowned for offering a high-quality education and a nurturing learning environment for students. Here are 12 reasons why you should consider studying at DLD College London:

  1. Academic Excellence: DLD College London is renowned for its academic excellence, offering a wide range of rigorous and challenging courses that prepare students for success in their future studies and careers. We have an experienced faculty of highly qualified teachers who are dedicated to providing personalised support each student. Many staff are mental first health trained, have complete the ASIST (suicide prevention training), have coaching qualifications and are advanced practitioners in sleep management.
  2. Exceptional Facilities: DLD College London offers state-of-the-art facilities, including:
  • modern classrooms with interactive touch screens in all rooms
  • well-equipped laboratories
  • a library with links to the British Library
  • dedicated wellbeing centre
  • global kitchen and independent café
  • Indoor swimming pool, gym, and sauna
  • State of the art E-sports lab
  • Drama studio
  • Access to 10 acres of green space in Archbishops Park

  1. Unique Central London Location: Situated in the heart of London, students have access to the vibrant city’s cultural, historical, and recreational opportunities, enriching their overall experience. View our top 8 reasons to study in London.
  2. Diverse Student Body: The college attracts students from around the world, fostering a diverse and inclusive community that encourages intercultural exchange and global perspectives. Diversity is part a key part of our ethos, our student intake is split between 40% domestic and 60% international with over 60 nationalities represented among our student body. Our Global Kitchen reflects our student body, providing a diverse, nutritious menu meeting the myriad of dietary requirements and plays a central role in celebrating the many festivals and cultural events we commemorate as part of our student wellbeing commitment.
  3. Small Class Sizes: With small class sizes, students benefit from more individualised attention, fostering better engagement and understanding of the subject matter. DLD’s class sizes can be as small as 3 but average around 10 students.
  4. University Destinations and Career Guidance: The school places significant emphasis on university preparation, assisting students with university applications, personal statements, and interview preparations, enhancing their chances of securing places at top universities including Oxbridge and Russel Group universities. You can see some of our alumni and their stories here. We provide comprehensive career guidance and work experience opportunities, helping students make informed decisions about their future career paths, with a modern curriculum developed to ensure that students are prepared for the careers of the future. At DLD, we have regular visits from industry leaders with Jaguar Land Rover and Schroders visiting most recently to share career opportunities and offer advice to our students.


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