Frequently asked questions

If you can’t decide whether a traditional degree course is right for you, a Degree Apprenticeship might be a great option, allowing you to gain both the all-important qualifications and fast-track your career. In a nutshell, a Degree Apprenticeship combines studying towards a degree with practical work experience, giving you the best of both worlds. You’ll be employed, paid a salary and study part-time.

Find the answers to your questions about Degree Apprenticeships below.

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Where will I work on my Degree Apprenticeship?

Will I be matched with an employer or do I have to find my own work?

What are the entry requirements?

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How does the study leave work?

I need a work permit - can I apply?

I'm an employer, where can I find out more about Degree Apprenticeships?

Degree Apprenticeship Quiz

Find out if you are suited to a Degree Apprenticeship by taking our quiz! 

This isn’t a traditional route into higher education and the process is very thorough, because the chance to earn a salary, study a degree and graduate debt free is invaluable. However, don’t be put off, this is a fantastic opportunity for those who have the right determination and dedication.