Abbey DLD Online Events

Abbey DLD Online Events

Details of upcoming and past webinars and online lessons from our Abbey DLD Group of Colleges; Abbey College Cambridge, DLD College London, and Abbey College Manchester.

Click on an event listed below for more information and to register your attendance. Past event links contain recordings of the original sessions.

Our online events are open to all and will be hosted on the zoom platform, a free to use video conferencing app. A link will be sent to you by email approximately 24 hours before the webinar to allow entry on the day.

Upcoming events

Wednesday 10th November. Virtual Tours of Abbey College Cambridge

Abbey College Cambridge
Abbey College Cambridge

Wednesday 10th November 2021, 10am & 2pm GMT
Virtual Tour of Abbey College Cambridge

Join us for a virtual tour of Abbey College Cambridge. We will show you around the college facilities including classrooms boarding and communal areas.

We will also tell you more about learning and living and at Abbey College Cambridge inclusing extra-curricular activities and university preparation.

There will be a chance to ask questions at the end of the session.

Register here for the 10am session. Register here for the 2pm session.

Friday 19th November 2021. An Introduction to DLD College London

Irfan Latif, Principal of DLD College London
Irfan Latif, Principal of DLD College London

Friday 19th November 2021, 9.30am GMT
An Introduction to DLD College London

Join College Principal Irfan Latif, staff and students to discover more about DLD College London.

You’ll learn all about living and studying our award-winning modern school that offers central London’s only on-campus boarding. After the session you will also have an opportunity to put your questions to the DLD team.

Register here.

Wednesday 24th November. Virtual Tours of Abbey College Manchester

Abbey College ManchesterWednesday 24th November 2021, 10am & 2pm GMT
Virtual Tours of Abbey College Manchester

Join us for a virtual tour of Abbey College Manchester. We will show you around the college facilities including classrooms, boarding and communal areas.

We will also tell you more about learning and living and at Abbey College Manchester including enrichment activities and university preparation.

There will be a chance to ask questions at the end of the session.

Register here for the 10am session. Register here for the 2pm session.

Thursday 9th December 2021. How to get a place at a top-ranked university

Dr Julian Davies, Principal of Abbey College Cambridge
Dr Julian Davies, Abbey College Cambridge

Thursday 9th December 2021, 9.30am GMT
How to geta place at a top-ranked university

Join College Principal Dr Julian Davies to learn more about the route to study at top universities.

Julian will share how Abbey College Cambridge helps students to prepare for and succeed in their applications to the most competitive courses.

After the sessions you will have an opportunity to put your questions to Julian.

Register here.

Past Events

Wednesday 3rd February 2021. How to get an A*

Kam Taj
Kam Taj

Wednesday 3rd February 2021, 5.30pm GMT
How to get an A*
Shoaib Ali (Assistant Vice Principal at DLD College London) John Branney (Assistant Vice Principal at DLD College Cambridge) and Kam Taj

Join DLD College London Assistant Principals Shoaib Ali & John Branney, together with Academic Performance Coach and University of Cambridge graduate Kam Taj, for an informal chat and Q&A exploring effective independent study habits and self-reflection for academic success.

Kam Taj Bio:
Kam Taj is a Cambridge-educated, London-based performance coach, speaker and author with a background in management consulting. Kam works with high-potential students & professionals on performance improvement, goal attainment and holistic life transformations. He is the creator of the Exam Success Academy online courses and the author of The Ultimate Guide To Exam Success. He delivers workshops at companies, schools and universities on topics such as academic success, parenting best-practices, resilience, emotional intelligence, time-management, vision setting and mental wellbeing.

Wednesday 17th February 2021. Virtual Tour of DLD College London

Ben Hessenthaler, Head of Admissions at DLD College London
Ben Hessenthaler

Wednesday 17th February 2021, 9am & 2pm GMT
Virtual Tour of DLD College London
Ben Hessenthaler, Head of Admissions at DLD College London

Join Head of Admissions Ben Hessenthaler for a virtual tour of DLD College London. Ben will show you the facilities of our college based in the heart of London including classrooms, boarding and communal areas such as our Global Kitchen.

You will also learn more about living and learning at the college and have a chance to ask Ben questions.

Thursday 25th February 2021. DLD College London's Virtual Open Evening

DLD College London
DLD College London

Thursday 25th February 2021, 5.30pm GMT
DLD College London’s Virtual Open Evening

Join us to discover more about this award winning school – Independent School of the Year, Special Judges’ Award & Boarding School of the Year 2020. Meet the Executive Leadership team including Principal Irfan Latif, see some of our facilities and ask your questions in the open forum.

Wednesday 10th March 2021. Virtual Tour of Abbey College Cambridge

John Menzies, Head of Marketing Abbey DLD Group of Colleges
John Menzies

Wednesday 10th March 2021, 9am & 2pm GMT
Virtual Tour of Abbey College Cambridge
Presenter: John Menzies, Head of Marketing at Abbey DLD Group of Colleges

Join Marketing Manager John Menzies for a virtual tour of Abbey College Cambridge. John will show you around the college facilities including classrooms boarding and communal areas.

John will also tell you more about learning and living at Abbey College Cambridge, and there will be a chance to ask questions.

Thursday 11th March 2021. Art at DLD College London

Ed McCool, Head of Art at DLD College London
Ed McCool

Thursday 11th March 2021, 2pm GMT
Art at DLD College London
Presenter: Ed McCool, Head of Art at DLD College London

Join the Head of Art at DLD College London to learn more about the Art & Design subjects offered: Art & Design, Graphic Communications, Photography and Fashion.

This webinar will cover subject content, how we teach Art at DLD, how we support our students, extra-curricular art activities on offer, and art students’ university destinations.

This session is a must attend for anyone interested in study Art at GCSE, A Level or Foundation at DLD College London.

Thursday 18th March 2021. How to get a place at a top ranked university

Dr Julian Davies, Principal of Abbey College Cambridge
Dr Julian Davies, Abbey College Cambridge

Thursday 18th March 2021, 10am GMT
How to get a place at a top ranked university
Presenter: Dr Julian Davies, Principal of Abbey College Cambridge

Find out how you can unlock your potential to study at the best universities in the world including two of the UK’s top institutions: University of Oxford and Cambridge.

Abbey College Cambridge has developed a strong reputation for helping international students progress to elite UK universities. College Principal Dr Julian Davies will share advice and tips on what it takes to gain a place at one of the best best universities.

Tuesday 23rd March. Lower School at DLD College London

Gareth Evans, DLD College London
Gareth Evans

Tuesday 23rd March 2021, 9am GMT
Lower School at DLD College London
Presenter: Gareth Evans, Assistant Principal (Lower School)

Assistant Principal, Gareth Evans, outlines the Lower School GCSE programme at DLD in addition to the strength of pastoral care and co-curricular activities on offer at this award winning school including Boarding School of the Year.

Wednesday 14th April 2021. Abbey College Cambridge Extra-Curricular Activities Overview

Philip White, Head of Extra-Curricular at Abbey College Cambridge
Philip White

Wednesday 14th April 2021, 10am BST
Abbey College Cambridge Extra-Curricular Activities Overview
Presenter: Philip White, Head of Extra-Curricular at Abbey College Cambridge

Philip will introduce you to the programme of more than 60 weekly extra-curricular clubs and sports at Abbey Cambridge. You will learn how the programme works, what is available, how it complements our academic programme, and helps our students develop and enhance their university personal statement.

Thursday 15th April 2021. University Preparation at DLD College London

Dr Daniel Woodley, DLD College London
Dr Daniel Woodley

Thursday 15th April 2021, 9am BST
University Preparation at DLD College London
Presenter: Dr Daniel Woodley, Director of UCAS at DLD College London

Join DLD Colleg London’s Director of UCAS Dr Daniel Woodley to learn more about how we help our students gain places on a wide range of undergraduate courses in London and beond.

This webinar is for students aged between 14 – 20 years old who dream of studying at a university in the UK.

Thursday 22nd April 2021. How to get into UK medical schools, tips and guidance

Dr Julian Davies, Principal of Abbey College Cambridge
Dr Julian Davies, Abbey College Cambridge

Thursday 22nd April 2021, 10am BST
Webinar: How to get into UK medical schools, tips and guidance
Dr Julian Davies, Principal Abbey College Cambridge, Liz Elam, Principal Abbey College Manchester & Pardeep Sagoo, Head of Science at DLD College London

We’re inviting you to our webinar: How to get into UK medical schools, tips and guidance. Join Dr Julian Davies, Liz Elam and Padeep Sagoo to find out how you can unlock your potential and study at the UK’s best medical schools. This webinar is for students aged between 14 – 18 years old who dream of studying medicine and becoming a doctor.

Liz Elam, Principal of Abbey College Manchester
Liz Elam, Abbey College Manchester

Tuesday 11th May 2021. An introduction to the Pre-Degree Diploma and Abbey Inspires

James Noton, Head of Physics at Abbey College Cambridge
James Noton

Tuesday 11th May 2021, 10am BST
Webinar: An introduction to the Pre-Degree Diploma and Abbey Inspires
John Hughes, Head of Pre-Degree Diploma, and James Noton, Head of Abbey Inspires at Abbey College Cambridge

Join Abbey College Cambridge tutors John Hughes and James Noton to learn more about the Pre-Degree Diploma Programme, our unique university preparation programme, and Abbey Inspires, our weekly programme of evening academic lectures, workshops and revision activities.

John Hughes, teacher of Economics at Abbey College Cambridge
John Hughes

Thursday 13th May 2021. Academic Sporting Opportunities at Abbey College Manchester

Liz Elam, Principal of Abbey College Manchester
Liz Elam, Abbey College Manchester

Thursday 13th May 2021, 10am BST
Webinar: Acaemic Sporting Opportunities at Abbey College Manchester
Liz Elam, Principal of Abbey College Manchester

Join Principal Liz Elam and learn about the numerous Sporting Opportunities available at the College.
On the Academic Studies with Sport programme you can follow a rigorous academic programme and train to be a professional footballer or Basketball player.
For those students interested in a career in sport, learn about our IFP Sports pathways and the amazing progression opportunities.

 

Thursday 13th May 2021. DLD College London Virtual Open Evening

DLD College London
DLD College London

Thursday 13th May 2021, 5.30pm BST
DLD College London Virtual Open Evening

Join the Principal and Vice-Principals Pastoral, Academic & Boarding, as well as the Head of Admissions for this summer term virtual open evening.

Thursday 27th May. Study in Manchester. Live in Manchester. Your full experience at Abbey College Manchester

Liz Elam, Principal of Abbey College Manchester
Liz Elam, Abbey College Manchester

Thursday 27th May 2021, 2pm BST
Webinar: Study in Manchester. Live in Manchester. Your full experience at Abbey College Manchester
Liz Elam, Principal of Abbey College Manchester

Join Abbey College Manchester Principal Liz Elam, as she talks about the student opportunities available at Abbey College Manchester and about living in this thriving northern UK City.
The event will include, courses offered, university preparation, extra curricular activities, the amazing new boarding facilities and details of students next steps into top universities.

Monday 9th August 2021. Welcome to Abbey College Cambridge

Dr Julian Davies, Abbey College Cambridge
Dr Julian Davies

Monday 9th August 2021, 10am BST
Webinar: Welcome to Abbey College Cambridge
Dr Julian Davies, Principal of  Abbey College Cambridge

This webinar is for all students looking to join Abbey College Cambridge in September 2021. Join Dr Julian Davies, Principal, to hear about your arrival in the UK and what to expect from your first few weeks in at Abbey College Cambridge.

Wednesday 11th August 2021. Welcome to DLD College London

Ben Hessenthaler, Head of Admissions at DLD College London
Ben Hessenthaler

Wednesday 11th August 2021, 10am BST
Webinar: Welcome to DLD College London
Ben Hessenthaler, Head of Admissions at DLD College London

This webinar is for all students looking to join DLD College London in September 2021. Join Head of Admissions Ben Hessenthaler and Head Girl Charlotte Price to hear about your arrival in the UK and what to expect from your first few weeks at DLD College London.

Wednesday 18th August 2021. Welcome to Abbey College Manchester

Liz Elam, Principal of Abbey College Manchester
Liz Elam, Abbey College Manchester

Wednesday 18th August 2021, 10am BST
Webinar: Welcome to Abbey College Manchester
Liz Elam, Principal of Abbey College Manchester

Join Abbey College Manchester Principal Liz Elam, to hear about your arrival in the UK and what to expect from your first few weeks at the college.

Wednesday 3rd November. Virtual Tours of DLD College London

DLD College London
DLD College London

Wednesday 3rd November 2021, 10am & 2pm GMT
Virtual Tour of DLD College London

Join us for a virtual tour of DLD College London. We will show you around the college facilities including classrooms, boarding and communal areas.

We will also tell you more about learning and living and at DLD including extra-curricular activities and university preparation.

There will be a chance to ask questions at the end of the session.

Tuesday 9th November. An Introduction to Studying and Boarding in the UK

John Menzies, Head of Marketing Abbey DLD Group of CollegesTuesday 9th November 2021, 9.30am GMT
An Introduction to Studying and Boarding in the UK

Learn all about the UK Education System including the different course available and the benefits of each, what does a typical student’s day and week look like? And how do British schools help international students to prepare for success in their exams and life at university and beyond? There will be a chance to ask questions at the end of the session.