Student Success


What our Students Say

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Mitchell Stephenson, aged 18, studied T level Planning Surveying and Design, formerly a student at Ellowshall Sports College

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“The T level qualification is equivalent to three A levels but with 250 hours work placement so you can put the theory in to practice. It also links construction and architecture which no other courses do.

“The lecturers are experienced and have a real passion for their subject which...

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Natasha Tighe, aged 17, T Level Assisted Teaching, formerly a student at Wombourne High School

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“My sister came here and said it was good, so I followed in her footsteps! We’ve also both studied the T level qualifications – she’s just completed hers and I’ve just finished my first year, achieving an A for the employer project and a B in the exam.

“Once I complete my second...

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Zainab Reeda Sherazi Bibi, aged 17, GCSE English grade 6

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“I moved to the UK from Spain in 2020 so English is my second language.

“I’m so happy with my GCSE result and I’ll be staying at the college to study art and design level 3. I want to become an Architect.

“The teachers are friendly and helpful and give lots of...

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Mohammed Lukeman, aged 17, Level 3 Extended Diploma in Business, formerly a student at Penn Hall School

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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.

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Brooke Baker, aged 18, studying Law, formerly a student at the Link Academy

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“I chose to study at Dudley college as the teachers are friendly, supportive and easy to talk to. ”

“The facilities are good because they have a library as well as an onsite cafes. The college is in a good location as it is near the town making it easy to get to.”

“When...

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Skye Stock, aged 17, studying Animal Management Level 3, formerly a student at The Link Academy

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“I have a strong passion for animal welfare and have always wanted to pursue a career with animals. The links that the college has for work experience at Dudley Zoo and Wild Zoological Park encouraged me to study here.

“I plan to take a gap year when I’ve finished this course to...

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Hadiyah Nain, aged 19, studying Applied Law with Criminology, formerly a student at Thorns Collegiate Academy

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“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...

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Abigail Tighe, aged 20, T Level Education and Childcare, formerly a student at Wombourne High School

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“The idea of industry placement appealed to me because it allowed me to have real workplace experience.

“The facilities on offer are amazing and the tutors go above and beyond to give you the support you require.

“I am going to the University of Worcester to study...

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Bethany Edwards, aged 18, studying Enterprise and Entrepreneurship, formerly a student at RSA Academy

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“I chose to study Enterprise and Entrepreneurship at college to develop my business knowledge.

“The college is local to me so is convenient to travel to and it offered the course I wanted. The facilities are good and outside of the classroom, there are places I can continue my study. Read More

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Megan Louise Cadman, aged 18, studying Animal Management Level 3, formerly a student at Holly Lodge High School

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“I wanted to study animal management because of my interest in animals and I want a career in this sector. Dudley College was recommended to me by my friends.

“The teachers are good and encourage you to succeed and the college is about to invest in a brand new facility for animal care...

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Connor Davies, aged 17, Business Level 3, formally a student at Dormston School

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“My sister came to Dudley College and had a great time so I wanted to stydy here too.

I’ve really enjoyed the course and learning abut the different aspects within business, such as marketing ad law. I’ve achieved a Distinction which I’m really happy with – the hard work was...

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Ellyott Meakin, aged 18, Engineering Apprentice at RP Technologies, formerly a student at Kingswinford Academy.

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"Ever since I was young I’ve been fascinated by how things work and the design and making of products, so studying engineering seemed like a good option when I left school.

“I chose to study full-time at Dudey College as it looked really nice with newly built campuses, specialist facilities...

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Vishal Singh, aged 18, studied Business Extended Diploma Level 3, formerly a student at Dormston School

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“I wanted to study a course that covered all areas of business, and this course helped me discover a passion for marketing which I’m pursuing with a BSC in Marketing at Aston University.

“The teachers were awesome! They were supportive, engaging and friendly and I came to Dudley...

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Darcey Pearce, aged 18, studying Dance, formerly a student at Bishop Milner

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“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.

“The teachers have been amazing. They have so much knowledge and passion for their work – it’s inspiration and they help you succeed. the...

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Annalise Katie Smith, aged 18, studying Sport, formerly a student at Ellows Hall

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“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.

“The tutors are supportive and encourage me to do my best and when I’ve completed this level I’m going to progress to the...

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Phebe Hannington, studying T-level childcare and education, formerly a student at Beacon Hill Academy

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“I chose this course as I knew I wanted a career in education and this course would help me progress towards that.

“All of my teachers were helpful and have expanded my knowledge and skills which I will continue to use throughout my career.

“My placement gave me so much...

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Kellie-Anne Loveridge, aged 18, Business Level 3 (yr1), formerly a student at Wombourne High

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“I chose Dudley College as the staff are really helpful and friendly and I’d been to another local college and didn’t like it there.

“I’ve passed my first year with a merit which I’m really happy with and I’m looking forward to next year and progressing my career ambition...

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Casey Blakeway, aged 19, Applied Law with Criminology, formerly a student at St Michaels

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“I came to an open event and liked the college – it had a nice atmosphere and the staff were friendly. It also had the perfect course combining law and criminology.

“The course is very interesting, the teachers have been very supportive and I’ve enjoyed my time here.
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Daniel Hudson, aged 17, GCSE English grade 5, formally a student at Wombourne High

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“I want to become a Paramedic so when I left school I came to college to study Health & Social Care - I’ve passed Level 1 and now I’m progressing to Level 2. I left school with grade 2 in GCSE English and I needed to improve my grade so I can continue my studies. I’m so happy with my grade 5...

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Rachel Grundy, aged 18, studying Animal Management Level 3, formerly a student at Ormiston Forge Academy

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“From a very young age, I knew that I wanted to work with animals. The varied topics this course covers prepares you for the different areas of the animal care sector so I knew this would create a foundation of knowledge that I could build on in the future.

“I chose to study at Dudley...

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Milosz Bielecki, aged 17, Business Diploma Level 3, formally a student a Beacon Hill Academy

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“Business has always interested me so I wanted to study it when I left school and I came to Dudley College because I love the campus and the teachers are really helpful.

“I’d like to get an Apprenticeship to become an accountant but if I can’t secure that at the moment I’m going...

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Matthew Parry, aged 20, studying Animal Management Level 3, formerly a student at Kingswinford Secondary School

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“I wanted to pursue a career in veterinary nursing and after looking at my options, Dudley College was recommended to me and it ticked all the boxes that I was looking for when selecting college.

“I’m enjoying my course and hope to progress to university to study veterinary nursing...

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Cassidy Tehya Woodrow, aged 17, studying BTEC Photography, formerly a student at Beacon Hill Academy

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"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.

“When going to the virtual open days, I was amazed by how passionate all of the different tutors were about the courses....

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Daniel Danks, aged 17, Business (yr1), formerly a student at St Michaels

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“I enjoy learning about the range of different aspects to business at one of the best college’s in the West Midlands.

“I’ve passed year one with a Merit and I’m looking forward to the second year of the course.”

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Kohenne Oko, aged 19, studied Business, formerly a student at St Mathias School

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“I chose this course as I wanted to study marketing and finance and this course covers all areas of business.

“All the teachers were really helpful and friendly and I’ve enjoyed my time at college.

Top tip if you’re going to study business don’t leave it to the...

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Eli Groom, aged 18, studying BTEC Level 3 Extended Diploma in Performing Arts (Dance), formerly a student at Beacon Hill Academy

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“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 really enjoy...

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Ali Hassnain, aged 18, Applied Science level 3, formally a student at Bishop Milner School

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“I have a passion for science and I’m so happy with achieving two Distinctions and a Merit.

“The teachers are amazing and the college is a good place to study with great facilities.

“To anyone thinking of studying science, I’d say study hard and never give up.”...

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Jack, studying Horology at the Birmingham School of Jewellery, formerly a Graphic Design student at Dudley College

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“Although my chosen higher education path in to Horology, making time pieces, wasn’t conventional, I was fully supported and encouraged to achieve what I wanted and get where I wanted to be.

“College made learning fun and easy with incredible facilities at the Evolve campus. You’re...

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Victoria Harrington, aged 19, Business Level 3

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“The teachers were very supportive and gave me a lot of help with the course which I really appreciated and I achieved one Distinction and two Merits.

“I want a career in Accountancy and I’d love to own my own business on day.”

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Liam Smith, aged 17, AAT Level 2 and 3, formerly a student at RSA Academy Tipton

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“I left school and started my A Levels at Dudley Sixth, but soon discovered my love for accounting and I knew this was the career I wanted to pursue. I spoke with the college about my options and transferred to study accountancy specific qualifications to get my career started. I’m now progressing...

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Hollie Jones, aged 18, studied Applied Law with Criminology and Business, formerly a student at the Link Academy

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“I’ve always been fascinated by crime and the law and I knew I wanted to have a career in this area so this course was perfect for me.

“The staff are professional and friendly and encouraged you to do your best.

“I’m going to study CSI with a placement year at...

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Benson Daniel, aged 19, GCSE English grade 6

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“I came to the UK 3 years ago right in the middle of year 11. College gave me the opportunity to achieve GCSE English and study IT.

“I’m half way through my IT Level 3 and next year I want to progress to Wolverhampton University to study Software Engineering.

“The...

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Anmolpreet Kaur, aged 19, Applied Science level 3, formerly a student at The Kholsa Academy

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“I achieved Distinction for the first year on my course and I hope I can do the same next year which will allow me to go to university.

“I’ve always loved science at school so I wanted to carry it on at college and I chose Dudley College as it’s a great place with very helpful...

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Saffai Daphne Grace Stewart, aged 19, Applied Science Level 3

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“This course allowed me to explore the areas within science and the different careers I could take. I’ve achieved two Distinctions and a Merit.

“I was new to the area so Dudley College is local to me and has great facilities and a friendly atmosphere.

“I’m going...

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Marvin Omoruyi, aged 18, studied T level Construction Design, formerly a student at St James

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“I’ve always wanted to be an architect and studying the new T Level qualification has enabled me to go to the University of Birmingham to study Architecture

“I’d definitely recommend the T Level course. The teachers were really good and very welcoming.”

Marvin Omoruyi,...

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Stoyan Zangov, aged 19, studying Motor Vehicle Level 3, formerly a student at Aldersley High School

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“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...

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Anthony, , Cabin Crew at British Airways, formerly a Travel & Tourism student at Dudley College

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“When I left college after studying Travel & Tourism, I worked as a passenger services agent at Birmingham airport. I then joined Thomas Cook Airlines as Cabin Crew, flying internationally, both short haul and long haul, and then I progressed to British Airways, based at London Heathrow.
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Alexandra Wood, aged 18, Studied Business Level 3, formerly a student at Hillcrest School

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“I want to become an Accountant, so I studied Business and achieved two Distinction* and one Distinction which I’m really proud of.

“My teachers were amazing, especially Jaki.

“Next I’m going to study the Accountancy Diploma at Dudley College. The college is really...

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Adam Bayliss, studying C&G Level 1 Certificate in Engineering, formerly a student at Ridgewood High School

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“I really enjoyed product design at high school and was advised to consider engineering because I was good at metalwork and woodwork. The college has the best opportunities in the area for Engineering.

“I have progressed to the full-time level 2 as this gives me the skills and knowledge...

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Agyeiwah Amoateng, aged 19, studying business, formerly a student at Great Barr Academy

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“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...

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Rachel Grundy, aged 18, studying Animal Management Level 3, formerly a student at Ormiston Forge Academy

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“From a very young age, I knew that I wanted to work with animals. The varied topics this course covers prepares you for the different areas of the animal care sector so I knew this would create a foundation of knowledge that I could build on in the future.

“I chose to study at Dudley...

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Bethany Edwards, aged 18, studying Enterprise and Entrepreneurship, formerly a student at RSA Academy

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“I chose to study Enterprise and Entrepreneurship at college to develop my business knowledge.

“The college is local to me so is convenient to travel to and it offered the course I wanted. The facilities are good and outside of the classroom, there are places I can continue my study. Read More