Still trying to get your head around how to apply and/or what level Apprenticeship meets your skills? Look no further!
Below you’ll find a quick summary of each level and what to expect once you’ve completed a Apprenticeship with Microsoft…..
What level Apprenticeship can I apply to?
Level 3 (Advanced Apprenticeship Scheme)
Aged 16-24 years old. To join this scheme you’ll need to have Obtained or be Predicated to achieve a minimum of 5 GCSEs (or equivalent) grade A to C, including Maths, English, Science and preferably ICT. On this 18 month programme you will gain a Level 3 qualification.
Level 4 (Higher Apprenticeship Scheme)
Aged 16-24 years old. To join this scheme you’ll need to have Obtained 5 GCSEs including Maths and English grades A-C or 9-4 on the new grading system, and a Level 3 qualification such as A-levels, NVQ/SVQ Level 3, BTEC National or equivalent. Preferably in one of these or related subjects: Maths, Science or ICT. On this 24-month programme you will gain a Level 4 qualification.
Level 6 (Degree Apprenticeship Scheme)
Aged 16-24 years old. To join as a Degree Apprentice you will need to have obtained or be predicated to achieve a minimum of 3 A-levels (or equivalent) grades ABB, including Maths, English, Science and preferably ICT. Successful apprentices will achieve a Degree in Management and Business [either BA (Hons); BSc (Hons) or BBA (Hons)] from Aston University and also have the option to be assessed for Chartered Manager status.
Please note that the Apprenticeship is for school leavers only and those who are due to graduate this academic year or who have finished university are not eligible. For the 2018 intake of our Degree Apprenticeship Programme you must be able to start your in September 2018. The duration of the programme is 36 months.
You can read some inside stories from recent Apprenticeships HERE on the BeYourFuture Blog.
- Complete Application
- Scenario Assessment (Online Test)
- Video Interview (Online)
- Assessment Centre – Scheduled early-mid May
- Join Microsoft as a Apprentice this year!
Got a question? Post it in the comments section below and one of the BeYourFuture Team will get back to you. GOOD LUCK!
Felix – BYF Blog Lead