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26 Nov 2014

Loughborough to partner leading companies in new Degree Apprenticeships

Loughborough is one of eight UK universities that has been invited to work with some of the world’s leading companies to deliver new Degree Apprenticeships, due to be announced today (26 November) by the Digital Economy Minister, Ed Vaizey.

Degree Apprenticeships will allow young people to complete a full honours degree alongside their employment. The first Degree Apprenticeships are to be launched in the digital sector, and are expected to suit people embarking on careers ranging from business analysis to software development and technology consultancy. The new programme is intended to be a fully-integrated degree, testing both academic learning and skills gained in the workplace. 

Read the press release for more.