From eligibility criteria to how to apply, we've pulled together some of our frequently asked questions to help answer your queries. If you feel that you can't find what you're looking for please contact us.
Details of how to apply and the deadline are published alongside the details of each apprenticeship.
You will gain industry and work experience, earn a salary while studying and on successful completion of your apprenticeship, you will also have a degree qualification.
As well as this, employers will pay the apprentice wage and the fees are covered by the Higher Education Funding Council for Wales.
An apprenticeship is a full-time commitment. Most weeks you will work with your employer. Your course has been developed with your employer and may contain a mixture of on campus, at home and in work study.
This will be advertised alongside each apprenticeship. However, you should expect course content to be delivered face-to-face at the University, through online seminars, and applying your study in your work.
Most of your study will be at your workplace and at home. The face-to-face sessions will be held at one of the University of South Wales’s campuses in Cardiff, Newport or Pontypridd.
The University's degree apprenticeship fees are covered by the Higher Education Funding Council for Wales*. The employer will pay you the apprentice wage.
*This is only available for apprenticeships based in Wales and is not applicable for the police apprenticeships.
We are awaiting confirmation of financial support for courses starting in 2019.