Balance your studies
and social life — and any
work you take on to pay
You could move out and
share with other apprentices or rent your own place.
Learn more about a subject you love by working towards
Apply for internships, work experience or industry placements to get the experience you need.
Whether it’s research, meeting deadlines or managing your time,
learn life skills to set you
up for the future.
Get a deep understanding of your chosen career path and put it straight into practice.
Make new friends, socialise with other people on your programme — start building your peer and professional networks.
Only pay back your student loan when you’re earning.
Meet new people
Get a feeling for living independently if you
choose to live in halls or
in a student house.
From day one you’ll work as part of a team adding value and sharing your ideas.
Get a regular income while you complete your studies and be debt-free with the opportunity to qualify earlier than graduates.
Earn globally recognised professional qualifications and get qualified in an industry of your choice.
Whether you’re creating a presentation, meeting client deadlines or managing your time, you’ll be learning life skills and putting them
Make new friends, socialise, explore societies and build your network of peers.
Get a broad understanding
of the theory behind your chosen subject before starting work.
The same option isn’t right for everyone.
For some it’s going to uni and for others it's getting straight into work or taking a gap year. So invest some time in researching your options and asking questions.
Build your knowledge
Balance your day-job,
studies and social life.