Higher or Degree Apprentice of the Year

Degree apprenticeships are offered by some universities. The aim is for students to achieve a full bachelor’s or master’s degree as part of their apprenticeship.

Higher apprenticeships provide an opportunity to gain Level 4 qualifications or above, with most apprentices gaining an NVQ Level 4, HND, or foundation degree. Some offer the opportunity to progress to Level 7 (which is postgraduate degree level).

Higher and Degree apprenticeships are employed throughout the programme, and spend part of their time at studying and the rest with their employer

  • Provide evidence of qualifications gained and/or aiming towards
  • Demonstrate your commitment to working with an employer whilst studying