Victory for BPP University Law School’s Clare as BPTC student wins Plea in Mitigation competition!

A BPP University Law School student has spoken of her delight after winning the Broadway House Chambers’ Plea in Mitigation Competition 2017. Clare Bate was one of 24 BPTC students from BPP University Law School in Leeds to enter the competition. She joined Gareth Hutton, Lorna Robertson and Verity Quaite to progress into the final 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

BPP University Law School students enjoy visiting Lyons Davidson offices in Yorkshire

BPP University Law School students had the chance to see legal eagles in action during a special visit to Lyons Davidson’s offices in Leeds. More than 20 GDL, LLB, BPTC and LPC students attended the firm’s Open Day event to see a presentation, have a tour of the offices and a networking session with employees 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 student helps to deliver important sexual consent workshops and the legal concerns to young people

A BPP University Law School student has hailed the importance of pro bono work – particularly a project she has volunteered for which teaches 11-18-year-olds about sexual consent and the law. Sarah Fairbairn, 26, is currently juggling her Bar Professional Training Course (BPTC) studies at BPP University Law School in Leeds, alongside three pro bono more

Joy for James as budding businessman wins successive BPP apprentice awards!

It was double delight for a Norwich business apprentice who scooped a BPP Apprentice of the Year award for the second year running! James Davis followed up his BPP Apprentice of the Year Awards (Level 4) 2016 win with a BPP Apprentice of the Year Awards (Level 4) 2017 accolade. James, a Market Research apprentice 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

Mark and Simon tell students what they do…

Students on the MSc International Marketing programme got a glimpse in to their potential futures with a little help from BPP’s marketing team. As part of the programme, students have to prepare a piece of coursework. This revolves around a scenario for a communications executive who has to oversee trend analysis, campaign planning and ethical more

Dr Sally-Ann Burnett visits Brazil

Deputy Dean of the Business School, Sally-Ann Burnett, visited Brazil last week to raise awareness of the Business School and University, whilst developing partnership opportunities predominantly in Sau Paulo and Rio. 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

Delight for Damian as teenager wins BPP Apprentice of the Year (Level 2) award!

A teenager has won a prestigious apprenticeship award – just a year after he first began his training. Damian Nartowicz, 19, was crowned the BPP Apprentice of the Year (Level 2) Awards 2017 champion following his impressive and positive work attitude in his finance role at waste removal company Anyjunk Limited. The accounting and business apprentice more

Great Scott: Law goes high tech

This year’s employability week at BPP University was themed around legal tech and offered Legal Practice Course (LPC) students expert knowledge and practical experience of the latest legal technology, with an insight into how technology can be pivotal in enhancing their legal careers. The week culminated in a ‘Legal Tech Hackathon’ in which 47 students more

Dr Sally-Ann Burnett visits Colombia to talk about BPP University Business School

Dr Sally-Ann Burnett, Deputy Dean of the Business School, has travelled to Colombia to raise awareness about the Business School and the University whilst developing collaborative opportunities, predominantly in Bogota, following up from her trip in November and seeking to enhance recruitment for May, September and beyond. more

Kick start your career with a Santander traineeship

Interested in a traineeship with Santander?

Santander’s eight week traineeship programme is the perfect way to develop your employability skills and gain fantastic work experience. You could even secure an apprenticeship with them afterwards. No experience required! A traineeship is a training programme with work experience that unlocks your great potential and prepares you for your future careers by helping you more

BPP Professional Education and Trendence UK’s key Apprenticeship Levy research takes centre stage at Association of Graduate Recruiters conference

Ben Lambert, Strategic Talent & Development Consultant at BPP, was invited to discuss apprenticeships as the countdown to the Apprenticeship Levy continues. Here’s what Ben had to say following the key conference held in London by Association of Graduate Recruiters (AGR). It’s an incredibly interesting and pivotal time for apprenticeships and at BPP Professional Education, more

The winners of our BPP Apprentice of the Year Awards 2017

Announcing the winners of our BPP Apprentice of the Year Awards 2017!

The time has come to announce our high-achieving award-winners in the BPP Apprentice of the Year Awards 2017! Top of the class apprentices, employers and champions from successful businesses across the UK have all been selected by an expert panel of judges and today crowned the Apprentice of the Year, Employer of the Year or more

Benefits of apprenticeships

The Benefits of Apprenticeships

Benefits of Apprenticeships Apprenticeships are a great way to start your career. You’ll be earning a wage, gaining a professional qualification, gaining work experience and working full time in a job role, all without paying tuition fees! We want to show you the amazing opportunities and benefits of choosing an apprenticeship programme. You’ll be learning more

Starting your apprenticeship

Starting your apprenticeship

So you’ve landed an apprenticeship, congratulations! Now you need to start preparing for your role – to help you out, we’ve gathered our top tips on what to do and not to do on your programme. The night before the big day, you’ll probably be nervous or excited. After all, this is a great achievement more

I turned down an unconditional university offer to start a Level 4 Business and Marketing Apprenticeship at BPP.

Jennifer, 19, Marketing Executive at BPP, Level 4 Business and Marketing Apprentice

“I got an unconditional offer to study Accountancy and Finance at University but I turned that offer down to start a Level 4 Business and Marketing Apprenticeship with BPP.” Jennifer, 19, is our Marketing Executive here at BPP Professional Apprenticeships. She is doing a Level 4 Business and Marketing Apprenticeship and has been with us since August 2016. University more

Win a £5000 Inspiration Award in Deloittes;s #IGotThis competition!

Deloitte’s #IGotThis Competition

What inspires you? Enter Deloitte’s #IGotThis competition and you could WIN a £5,000 Inspiration Award! To celebrate National Apprenticeship Week 2017, Deloitte have set an exclusive competition for school and college students over 16 years old.  They are asking for you to share your inspiration and you could WIN a £5,000 Inspiration Award: a made-for-you more