They put in at least 30 hours each week. The exact balance of work and study is determined by the apprentice’s university or college and employer, although off-the-job training must account for at least 20% of their time.
How long is a degree apprenticeship?
A degree apprenticeship usually lasts three to six years.
Degree apprenticeships are offered in a wide range of fields. Institute for Apprenticeships has recognised ‘apprenticeship standards’ so you can see what the apprenticeship will entail.