Higher and Degree Vacancy

Higher and Degree Apprenticeship Vacancy Listing

The Higher and Degree Apprenticeships Listing showcases thousands of vacancies from over 35 employers.

Higher and degree apprenticeships are available at levels 4-7. They combine work with study and may include a work-based, academic or combined qualification; or a professional qualification relevant to the industry.

  • Levels 4 and 5 are equivalent to a Higher Education Certificate / Diploma or a Foundation Degree;
  • Level 6 is equivalent to a Bachelor’s Degree;
  • Level 7 is equivalent to a Master’s Degree.

Achieve a degree from some of our best universities whilst training in a top flight career. Tuition fees are paid by your employer and the government, and you learn and earn a salary from day one.


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The Institute for Apprenticeships

The Institute for Apprenticeships ensures high-quality apprenticeship standards and advises government on funding for each standard.





Review Date: September 2019

Careers Contact

0116 272 9151

Mr James Shaw

Available: Monday - Thursday 8am - 4pm & Friday 8am -3:30pm.

Book appointments via the College VLE – search for the careers course.

University (UCAS) Application Queries

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0116 272 9100