Graduate & Apprenticeship Employer Forum

Thursday, 2nd May 2024, 10:00 am - 1:00 pm

Registration from 9:30 am
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This Employer Forum, hosted by the Graduate & Degree Apprenticeship team, welcomes all existing Gradulate Apprenticeship (GA) business partners and those interested in hearing more about how GAs can benefit their business. 

Our industrial focus and external engagement provide an unparalleled foundation for apprenticeship degrees of the highest standard. It allows apprentices the opportunity to study a full-time degree whilst gaining practical skills and invaluable experience - all whilst earning a salary. The many benefits for employers include a loyal and highly skilled workforce. 

The theme for this forum event is impact of Graduate Apprenticeships. 

Join us for tea and coffee which will be followed by an opportunity to hear from array of stakeholders on the positive impact Graduate Apprenticeships (GAs) have made to business and apprenticeswhilst benefitting Scotland and the economy. 

Subsequent interactive sessions will provide the opportunity to share the impact GAs have made to your businesses and breakout sessions for further discussions and updates. 

The event will conclude with an informal networking lunch.

Who should attend?

  • Company representatives with line management, and early careers responsibility.

  • Mentors for apprentices on the Graduate Apprenticeship programmes. 

  • Any new businesses interested in Graduate Apprenticeships at the University of Strathclyde.

Benefits of attending

  • An opportunity to engage and help inform the future direction of Graduate Apprenticeships through the impact it has made to your organisation.  

  • Networking opportunities with other businesses.

  • Find out more about the wide range of Apprenticeship Degrees across Scotland and England.

  • Hear specific updates on GA programmes from Programme Leads.  


Shona Macpherson
External Engagement Officer - Graduate and Degree Apprenticeships
Staci Cumming
Administrator - Graduate and Degree Apprenticeships

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