The Yorkshire Legal Awards 2017 - Shortlisted

BPP University Law School shortlisted for Yorkshire Legal Awards 2017

BPP University Law School is delighted to announce that it has been shortlisted for the Yorkshire Legal Awards in the Pro Bono Award category for the second year in succession. The pro bono team in BPP University Law School’s centre in Leeds has been acknowledged for its innovation and creativity in the delivery of its more

LLM programmes set for launch at BPP University Law School to train next generation of solicitors and barristers

BPP University Law School is proud to announce it is launching two LLM programmes tailored specifically for solicitors and barristers. The LLM Legal Practice (Solicitors) and LLM Legal Practice (Barristers) will welcome its first intakes in September 2017*. Both programmes allow students to select from a range of LLM modules and each qualifies for a more

Volunteer Victoria encourages BPP University Law School students to help homeless people in Manchester

A kind-hearted BPP University Law School student has spoken of her pride after she and her classmates volunteered to help the homeless. Four years ago, Victoria Waller became involved in Manchester-based Mustard Tree – an indoor soup kitchen which last year fed around 5,000 people living on the streets. And having been inspired by Mustard more

BPP University Law School duo’s delight as pair reach final of national competition

Two BPP University Law School students have been named as finalists in the 2017 Future Legal Mind Award. Morris Seifert, 22, and Thomas Stokoe, 24, were two of a handful of finalists for Future Legal Mind 2017, a national award for UK undergraduate law students, set up in 2014 to recognise young legal talent. Morris more

BT answers the call as its successful finance apprenticeships scheme wins top BPP award

BT has been crowned the Large Employer of the Year winner in the BPP Apprentice of the Year 2017 Awards. The communications giant retained the award it first won in 2015 for its BT Finance Apprenticeship Scheme. The organisation’s ambition and commitment to developing apprentices and highlighting them as key performers within its workforce were more

It’s National Apprenticeship Week! Here’s what we have planned at BPP Professional Education…

BPP Professional Education will be running a series of action-packed events to celebrate National Apprenticeship Week! It’s a pivotal time for apprenticeships and the Apprenticeship Levy so we want you to be as informed as possible whether you are an employer, teacher, student or parent. And as National Apprenticeship Week (NAW) takes place this week more

BPP Professional Apprenticeships set to sponsor Apprentice of the Year at recruitment awards ceremony

BPP Professional Apprenticeships is delighted to announce it will sponsor a prestigious award at the TARGETjobs National Graduate Recruitment Awards 2017. There will be two main types of awards during the ceremony – The Student Panel awards and the Sector Awards which are voted exclusively for by students. There will also be accolades including The more

Tax teacher Nitin feeling humble following ‘Lecturer of the Year’ PQ Magazine award success

A tax and accountancy tutor at BPP Professional Education says winning a 2017 PQ Magazine Award is the “pinnacle” of his career. Nitin Rabheru, 43, was awarded ‘Lecturer of the Year’ for the private sector at February’s winners’ ceremony, held in London. Admitting to feeling shocked to even be nominated, Nitin was completely overwhelmed to more

Digital Apprenticeship Service: live next month

The Digital Apprenticeship Service account will go live next month

The government have released information that the Digital Apprenticeship Service account will go live in February! All Levy – paying employers will be able to register in February. Having been given a thorough “private beta assessment” by the Government Digital Service, the online service, which lets levy-payers access their accounts and make payments online, has more

BPP backs Government project to raise awareness of apprenticeships

BPP Professional Apprenticeships backs Government project to raise awareness of apprenticeships to young people

BPP Professional Apprenticeships is backing a Government scheme aimed at raising the awareness of apprenticeships in schools. Funded by the Skills Funding Agency and National Apprenticeship Service, the apprenticeship support and knowledge for schools (ASK) project will deliver apprenticeship and traineeship information to young people in school years 10 to 13. The project will work more

Starbucks Scoops Award For Leading Apprenticeship Programme in partnership with Remit Training and BPP

Starbucks UK, along with Remit Training and BPP Professional Education, have been recognised for their excellent Apprenticeship programme. The trio has been awarded ‘Best Apprenticeship Programme’ in the prestigious Training Journal Awards 2016, at a Gala Dinner that took place at The Brewery in the heart of London this week. The Best Apprenticeship Programme category more

Inspirational Lucy stars in Boots’ festive feel-good Christmas advert

That’s exactly the case for BPP University Law School student, Lucy Masoud, who will be working the night shift as a London firefighter on December 25th as well as volunteering in a soup kitchen to help the homeless. Selfless Lucy’s inspiring story was picked up by high street chemist Boots who asked her to star more

BPP launches Actuarial Apprenticeship

BPP LAUNCHES ACTUARIAL APPRENTICESHIP

BPP Professional Education and the Institute and Faculty of Actuaries (IFoA) is set to launch a new Actuarial Technician Apprenticeship after successfully piloting the programme with key employers last year. The apprenticeship will offer successful candidates the opportunity to train as Actuarial Technicians, allowing them to work in business areas such as pensions, insurance, investment, more

BPP University Law School search for UK’s most talented advocates

BPP University Law School is to launch a nationwide competition to discover the next top trial advocates – with a scholarship up for grabs. more

Burges Salmon teams up with BPP University Law School for new Legal Apprenticeships

Burges Salmon teams up with BPP University Law School for new Legal Apprenticeships

Five new Bristol apprentices have started their careers in law this week, after Burges Salmon teamed up with BPP University Law School to launch its new paralegal apprenticeship programme. Burges Salmon joins a number of other leading law firms in adopting the new government-backed paralegal apprenticeship. The new recruits will undertake a two year programme more

Kennedys partners with BPP Law School

Kennedys partners with BPP Law School

International law firm Kennedys has selected BPP University Law School as its provider for six new solicitor and 16 new paralegal apprenticeships. Apprentices will work in one of Kennedys’ national network of offices including London, Chelmsford, Cambridge, Sheffield, Manchester, Taunton and Birmingham. Those starting the new Solicitor Apprenticeship will have the opportunity to qualify as more

LEADING LAW FIRMS PARTNER WITH BPP UNIVERSITY LAW SCHOOL FOR NEW APPRENTICESHIP SCHEME

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

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