London, DLD College

Boarding for students aged 13-17 & Day options for students aged 7-17

This iconic city is buzzing with energy, trepidation, and innovation. London is well-known for its vibrant culture and rich history, as well as its world-class museums, historic landmarks, and, of course, its red buses.  Walk the streets and  feel as though you are on the film-set of classics f such as Harry Potter, Oliver Twist and James Bond (see if you can spot DLD in the trailer for Spectre!)

Academic Summers' London home, DLD College, is located in the city centre and overlooks Westminster and the River Thames; there is no better London location. Your home for the summer is situated at the foot of Westminster Bridge, among some of the most prestigious and historic buildings in the city. 

DLD College is is a purpose build, modern school offering the best facilities
  • modern classrooms (including music, art, drama and photography studios),
  • well equipped science laboratories,
  • large atrium & social space,
  • modern dining hall serving a variety of delicious, multicultural home-made meals,
  • on-site coffee shop,
  • on-site boarding (single ensuite rooms - limited twin rooms available on request - with a common room on every floor)
  • 24 hours staff support and supervision
  • 24 hours security
  • WIFI throughout the campus
This is all in one building so no commuting involved!  There is no other boarding school in central London where everything is all under one roof. Enjoy afternoons and evenings in this amazing city, knowing you are safe and secure at all times. 


Find out more about the academic programme for Explorers aged 13-14 and Engagers aged 15-17 and our specialist Get ready for Medicine.
DLD is within walking distance of London Eye, Houses of Parliament, Westminster, National Gallery, Tower of London, London Museums, Trafalgar Square and Buckingham Palace, all of which you will visit as part of your leisure programme. In addition you can shop till you drop in London's legendary shopping distircts Covent Garden and Oxford Street. At the weekend you'll venture out of London to more of the UK's towns and cities including s Oxford, Cambridge, Windsor and Brighton

In your free time, you'll have the opportunity to explore London from this fantastic location. You won't be just visiting London but will experience living right in its heart.