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International Students

 
 

Good Reasons to Study at Dudley College of Technology

Dudley College Principal, Lowell Williams and International Student of the Year

  1. We are a government-funded college - your guarantee of quality
  2. Dudley College is a UK Border Agency licensed sponsor for Tier 4
  3. Award-winning college - British Council Beacon Award for International Student Support
  4. British Council approved English Language Centre offering ESOL Cambridge accredited exams
  5. Free Airport pickup from Birmingham for our long term students
  6. Located centrally - easier to visit places of interest, eg Stratford-upon-Avon, Oxford, London, Wales
  7. Newly opened Dudley Sixth, specialising in delivering A Levels
  8. Newly opened Dudley Evolve, offering specialised training in vocational areas
  9. Fully inspected homestay with British families: female only if required
  10. Foundation courses and HNDs - the cost-effective route to a UK degree
  11. Clear progression routes to local universities ensuring you achieve your ambitions

    Students with Awards

  12. FREE English Language support classes in our International School of English
  13. FREE Internet access throughout the college
  14. FREE use of our iPoint centres where you can use computers and other resources to enhance your learning experience at the college
  15. Cost of living is cheaper in central UK (can be 50% cheaper than London)
  16. Graded 'Outstanding' by Ofsted for our international student support
  17. 24/7 support for students, including dedicated international welfare staff and an emergency hotline
  18. Additional welfare support for students aged between 16 and 18, including:
    • a named welfare officer
    • regular welfare reviews
    • trained and vetted homestay providers
    • parents receive regular progress and evaluation reports for students on long courses
    • homestay providers have official parental responsibility for students under 18 while in the UK
    • access to mentors, counsellors and peer mentors
    • college has a full-time dedicated student safeguarding officer