National Apprenticeship Week 2022


National Apprenticeship Week will be taking place from 7-13 February 2022. The De Montfort University (DMU) Apprenticeships team will be facilitating a week-long campaign sharing subject matter expertise and success stories. We are planning a number of exciting events and initiatives which can be found below.

National Apprenticeship Week 2022 aims to highlight the exceptional work being done by employers and apprentices across the country, providing an excellent opportunity to celebrate apprenticeships and bring the whole apprenticeship community together. The theme for this year is ‘Build the Future’. The week will shine a light on the positive differences that apprenticeships can make to individuals, employers and the wider economy.




  • DMU Apprenticeship Surgery: Book a 1-1 now

Tuesday 8 February 2022

Employers and aspiring apprentices can book a one to one 15-minute session with a DMU apprenticeship expert to discuss a particular apprenticeship programme or gain a quick overview of apprenticeships at DMU.

For more information and to book





  • Addressing the Regional and Digital Skills Gaps: a Panel Event

Wednesday 9 February 2022
10am - 11.30am

This event will explore the pressing need to improve skills locally within Leicester and Leicestershire, to help drive up productivity and business performance. 

With experience in delivering degree apprenticeship programmes to local and national organisations, the De Montfort University (DMU) Apprenticeships team will lead an expert panel of employers and key partner organisations to discuss the following elements:

- Understanding regional skills gaps and how to fill them effectively 

- How businesses can embrace digital transformation during challenging times

There is the opportunity to ask questions during the session, and the panel will focus on current ways of working, as well as projections for the future.

For more information and to book



Available Programmes

DMU offer a wide range of apprenticeship programmes including Leadership and Management, Cyber Security and Digital Technology Solutions, Policing, Architecture, Hearing Aid Dispenser and more. View available apprenticeship programmes.



Case studies

To hear first-hand the latest experience and advice on how degree apprenticeships work in practice, view our case studies.



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