Academic Summer at DLD College in London for students aged 13-17/18

London needs no introduction. Come to Academic Summer and let London introduce itself to you.

Situated in the city centre, DLD College overlooks Westminster and the River Thames; you cannot get a better London location. We are nestled on the foot of  Westminster Bridge, amongst some of the city's most prestigious and historical buildings.

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
...all in one building. 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 & Get ready for IELTS.


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. You will enjoy shopping in Covent Garden and Oxford Street. You will also visit key UK cities outside London at the weekends, such as Oxford, Cambridge, Windsor and Brighton. Find out all about our trips

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.