Degree ApprenticeshipsPosted: 29th of November 2014 by
How do you fancy gaining a full Honours degree whilst doing an apprenticeship? From September next year, these will be available thanks to new government backing.
Many young people are drawn to the idea of an apprenticeship, but equally, they want to get a degree. These new apprenticeship programmes in the fields of IT, Digital and Software will allow just that.
Academic learning will be provided by universities, including Manchester Met and UCL, with the practical training element being delivered on the job by companies, such as IBM, John Lewis, Lloyds Banking Group and Network Rail amongst others.
This will offer a great opportunity for young people to do several things; enter the industry, gain real worthwhile experience and skills that meet the needs of employers and also to raise their academic profile by studying at university.
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