David Game Higher Education (DGHE) is an independent college based in the centre of London offering BTEC HND, Top-Up and Degree courses in business, health and social care, public services and criminology, and art and design.
DGHE is the Higher Education division of David Game College Group, which was founded in 1974 and has consistently delivered the best quality teaching to ensure student success. Nearly half a century after its foundation, the David Game College Group has grown into one of the UK’s leading independent providers of education, offering courses within the UK and abroad. Registered with the Office for Students (OfS), DGC has been awarded the QAA Quality Mark for meeting or exceeding UK expectations for quality and standards.
David Game Higher Education (DGHE) offers a vibrant, practical and inclusive learning environment that aims to support students to thrive and reach their full potential and advance their careers. Since DGHE’s foundation in 2013, the college has evolved to deliver high-quality, empowering education. We welcome students from all backgrounds and employ lecturers who offer both industry experience and exceptional teaching talent.
At DGHE, we offer a range of Bachelor’s degrees – Levels 4, 5 & 6 – Foundation courses, Top-Ups and BTEC Higher National Certificates (HNCs) and Diplomas (HNDs) – Levels 4 & 5 – specialising in Business Management, Health & Social Care, Public Services, Criminology & Criminal Justice, Art & Design, and Visual Communication.
The college is proud to be a career-building stepping stone to all our students that strive for personal and professional success. Students and alumni are given access to personalised Careers Services; our career counsellor is available to support current and graduated students in their job search or to discuss any other career-related matters.
The college also takes seriously our responsibility to provide mental health services and pastoral care to students and staff. We seek to nurture a supportive learning environment, through small classes and one-to-one teaching. DGHE also has our own Advice & Wellbeing (AWS) department, in which a professional adviser is always available to assist our community in coping with the stresses of school and modern life. AWS also provides support for students with learning differences, disabilities and long-term medical conditions. We are always organising activities, online & offline, to ensure every member of our community receives the care we need. Those who choose to study at DGHE will find a welcome and enriching environment to do their best.
Our Vision, Mission & Values
Our vision is to be widely recognised within the independent college sector as a ‘first choice for students seeking a high quality ducation.
David Game Higher Education exists to provide exceptional learning, encouraging students in developing their spirit of inquiry in order to realise their personal and professional aspirations, and potential, through quality education in a culturally diverse and ethical environment.
David Game Higher Education is a diverse, inclusive and professional academic community that respects individuals and enables them to strive for success in order to contribute positively and sustainably to the local region, the international economy and the wider society in general.
All About DGHE
Facilities & Resources
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David Game College is the first of several new schools and colleges in the UK and throughout the world that were founded by David Game.
Established in 1974, DGC and DGHE are accredited by several independent bodies.
How to become a student
A step-by-step guide on how to become a student with us.
Find out when our Open Days are and register your interest.
Contact details and enquiry form.
Meet DGHE Governing Body
The College is managed by its Board of Directors, which is accountable for all college activities and is the ultimate executive and decision-making body of the organisation.
Meet DGHE Governance Advisory Committee (GAC)
The GAC provides advice and guidance to both the Board of Directors and the College Leadership Group.