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Universities must offer more apprenticeships, Sheffield vice-chancellor says

Comments by Sir Keith Burnett follows criticisms from business minister than some universities held a ‘snobbish’ attitude to the courses. UK universities must offer more degree apprenticeships in science and engineering, the vice-chancellor of the University of Sheffield will argue at the Council for the Defence of British Universities’ annual lecture. […] https://www.timeshighereducation.com/news/universities-must-offer-more-apprenticeships-sheffield-vice-chancellor-says?

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University vs. Apprenticeship

More and more people are attending university…but uni isn’t for everyone. So many of us (myself included) reach the age of 16 and don’t know what the next step is. I decided to attend sixth form but it wasn’t until a year later than I definitively decided that university was for me. While some people […]

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Degree apprenticeships for the digital & technology space – benefits all round…

And as part of our ‘Foundation: where are they now?’ series, IBM Foundation wants to tell you all about the new Degree Apprenticeship programme.  We’re really excited about this, and we think you will be too – check it out ….. The end of traditional schooling is often a confusing time for students, but that […]

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