“I chose to study sport at Dudley College as the college has great facilities which helps with my Karate and it is close to my home so getting here is easy.
“I choose to study business at college because it will help me secure a good job in the future. I chose Dudley College because it is outstanding. The facilities are accessible to students and the teachers are helpful and full of knowledge. The college is an amazing place to study.”
“I chose to study at Dudley college as the teachers are friendly, supportive and easy to talk to.
“I heard lots of good things about the College from my friends. The teachers always make time to see you if you need help, they’re enthusiastic about the subject and they care. “I chose to study business as the skills are easily transferred and adapted to just about any future career or job position imaginable. Business programs place a huge focus on teaching students the ability to think critically, problem solve in innovative ways, and manage their time logically. “When I finish college I’m going to University as I want to become an accountant.” Agyeiwah Amoateng, age 19, studying business, formally a student at Great Barr Academy
“I chose to study this course at college so I can enjoy what I’m studying as well as make friends with people who share similar interests.
“I have always been passionate about motorbikes, cars and anything with an internal combustion engine. This course allows me to reach my full potential and advance my practical skills to the best possible level. “When I started looking at post-16 study options I found that Dudley College was one of the best colleges to study the course I wanted. I came to the Open Day and as soon as I met all the tutors I knew this was my place. “This college gave me an opportunity to reach my potential and I am forever grateful. My tutor is amazing. I receive the support I need, the facilities are excellent and it’s a really friendly college. “Next, I am going to university and hopefully when I graduate I can become an Automotive Engineer. My dream is to invent and zero emissions engine, or at least support the invention.” Stoyan Zangov, aged 19, studying Motor Vehicle Level 3, formally a student at Aldersley High School
“I enjoyed product design at high school and a school Technician advised me to consider a career in engineering because I was good at metalwork and woodwork. I chose Dudley College because it has the best opportunities in the area and outstanding facilities. I really want an apprenticeship but plan to progress to the next level full-time course if I can't get one so I can continue learning and improving my skills and knowledge to make me more employable.”
“I have always loved dance and started dance school aged 3. At secondary school, we did annual dance festivals in the College’s theatre. This helped me become familiar with the facilities and have a better connection with Dudley College compared to other colleges.
"I chose to study at Dudley College because I’d heard good things about them. All of my siblings have been to Dudley College and they all had amazing experiences.
“I chose Applied Law with Criminology because of my fascination with crime and when I realised that Dudley College was doing this combined course I was excited, as not many colleges do this kind of combination. Law began to grow on me as the months passed and it is safe to say that I love it just as much as I love criminology now!