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Higher and Degree Apprenticeships

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De Montfort University (DMU) offers Higher and Degree Apprenticeships, bringing together the best of university-based professional and technical education.

Higher and Degree Apprenticeships provide your business with the opportunity to train individuals who work full-time in your organisation, while studying for a university qualification that is relevant to their job. Their time will comprise of 80% on-the-job training and 20% off-the-job training.

As a university ranked Gold in the 2017 Teaching Excellence Framework (TEF) we are committed to developing and delivering industry relevant Degree Apprenticeship programmes in line with employer needs and Trailblazer groups. We have a strong track record in delivering work-based vocational education to employees working in organisations.

DMU offers the perfect combination of first-class teaching and research excellence, superb facilities, a central location, and all the expertise needed for businesses to survive in a demanding, competitive global marketplace.

Discover how you can develop your workforce through apprenticeships. Download our Employer Guide.

For up-to-date information on apprenticeship funding see the Education and Skills Funding Agency website. Alternatively you can contact the Apprenticeship Team. If you are a member of DMU staff please call Organisational Development on x3900.


Higher and Degree Apprenticeships

Building a workforce that is committed, inspired, and ready for the future.

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