BPP University Law School is set to launch two new legal apprenticeships from September 2016, partnering with some of the country’s leading law firms to offer the pioneering schemes. The new Solicitor Apprenticeship presents students with the opportunity for the first time to qualify as a solicitor through an apprenticeship route. All apprentices who successfully more

Getting released through Clearing- Top tips

Got your A-level results? Changed your mind about your course or university choice? Don’t panic, we’ve got the tools to help you change your course and your future. Here is our guidance on getting released through clearing. Use Clearing to your advantage and gain more than just a degree, join a profession.   more

BPP University’s five top tips for surviving A-Level results day

BPP University’s five top tips for surviving A-Level results day! more

How does Clearing work

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BPP University launches International Hospitality course

BPP University is delighted to announce the launch of its BSc (Hons) International Hospitality Management [Top-up] programme. Students with existing qualifications – such as a HND in Hospitality or Business – can gain a full, UK Honours degree from BPP University in as little as one year. The programme has been designed to provide students more

Leading professional services firms join together to enable more apprenticeships

Leading professional services and industry employers, professional bodies and training providers have come together to develop a new apprenticeship standard for the audit, accountancy and tax professions. The new standard has been developed to provide school leavers with a further route into the sector and develop the skills, knowledge and behaviours that they need to more

Starbucks partners with BPP for new higher level apprenticeships

Starbucks has chosen specialist provider, BPP Professional Apprenticeships, to partner with in creating its first higher and degree level programmes. From April, Starbucks is expanding its apprenticeship programme to include level four, five and six schemes for management and leadership roles as part of a commitment to offer a further 1,000 apprentice places to 2020. more

Top of the class graduate Gina in the market to help next generation of digital whizz-kids

An award-winning graduate from BPP University Business School wants to help young entrepreneurs master digital marketing. Gina Rodriguez finished top of the class with a distinction in The International Institute of Marketing Professionals (IIMP®)-accredited MSc International Marketing degree programme. The Colombian was also presented with the ‘Outstanding Performance’ and ‘Highest Performing Professional’ awards at BPP more


New reforms will see apprentices become an essential part of the future workforce, research from BPP Professional Education has revealed. Nine out of 10 (90 per cent) HR professionals at the Association of Graduate Recruiters ‘Welcome to 2016: Revolution in the student recruitment market’ event, which took place on Monday in London, stated that apprentices more

BPP University School of Health lecturer’s new book to increase awareness of Irritable Bowel Syndrome

BPP University School of Health lecturer’s new book to increase awareness of Irritable Bowel Syndrome A psychology lecturer wants to increase awareness around Irritable Bowel Syndrome (IBS) – a condition often misunderstood – by highlighting recent research in a new book. IBS is a common, ‘invisible disease’ which affects up to one in five people more

BPP University Business School revamps ‘career-ready’ MSc Management programme

BPP University Business School has enhanced its MSc Management programme to reflect the ever-evolving working environment for ‘career-ready’ graduates. The MSc Management course allows students to specialise in either Management, Finance or Project Management and offers opportunities to build on their skillset and enhance their careers. Students can earn their Master’s degree in just one more

BPP University’s successful pro bono clinic awarded quality mark

BPP University’s London pro bono legal advice clinic has become only the second in the country to be awarded the Advice Quality Standard (AQS), the quality mark for independent advice organisations in the voluntary sector. more

“Either apprenticeships or universities for almost everybody”

David Cameron calls for “either apprenticeships or universities for almost everybody”

At the Confederation of British Industry (CBI) annual conference today, 09th November 2015, Prime Minister David Cameron announced that he wanted to see “either apprenticeships or universities for almost everybody” as their next step in post-16 education and training. Mr Cameron said “We’ve got to build an economy where you don’t go either one way more

BPP University teams up with high-flying alumni to offer graduates incredible India internship opportunity

BPP University Alumni Network is pleased to announce a substantial partnership with international internship company Capital Placement to offer BPP University graduates the chance to take part in a funded India internship programme. more

BPP Professional Apprenticeships

BPP Professional Apprenticeships supports Ofsted Report

The Ofsted report published 22nd October outlined some key recommendations for apprenticeship training providers and employers with a call for future reforms to focus on raising the quality, rigour and profile of all apprenticeships, rather than simply increasing the numbers to meet the Government’s target of three million apprentices by 2020. As a national training more

Experian Higher Apprentices

Success for Experian CIMA Higher Apprentices as they complete their programme and continue their financial careers as full-time employees

A group of school-leavers who began the same apprenticeship course together have all now landed permanent jobs at leading, Nottingham-based global information services company Experian. Local quintet Alex Sanderson, Callum Gough, George Hardy, Ryan Wun and Will Haycox all took up apprenticeships at Experian aged 17-18. They were part of the very first group of more

BPP University Law School develops Legal Trailblazer apprenticeship training programmes

BPP University Law School is pleased to announce that it will be developing Legal Trailblazer apprenticeship training programmes to be offered from September 2016 in conjunction with a number of firms including Eversheds. The Apprenticeship Standards to qualify as solicitors, paralegals, or chartered legal executives were confirmed last week as ready for delivery by the Department more

BPP University teams up with CIS London & Partners to offer innovative MBA (Legal Services) programme

BPP University is teaming up with CIS London & Partners to offer senior legal managers, based in Russia and the Commonwealth of Independent States (CIS), the unique opportunity to study BPP University’s exclusive MBA (Legal Services). more

Graduate Glen swaps Falklands for Qatar to set-up addictions treatment centre

A father-of-two has topped up his Nursing degree with BPP University School of Health and is using it to help patients in Qatar overcome drug and alcohol addictions. Glen Sturdee, 46, returned to the classroom to enhance his work as a Community Psychiatric Nurse (CPN) in the Falkland Islands. Working in a two-man team with more

Joy for Lisa as mum-of-two goes back to school and receives call to Bermuda Bar

A former Bristol student, who switched her social work career for law studies, has spoken of her pride on being called to the Bar in Bermuda. Lisa Trott, 47, had been a social worker for nearly 20 years but that all changed when she travelled from her home in Bermuda to England to get her more