Entry Requirements

All applicants must be employed in the space sector and be sponsored by an employer. Those who apply must also meet the following Higher Apprenticeship entry requirements:

  • Level 2
  • Minimum grade C in GCSE Maths, English, Science and one other subject.

  • Level 3
  • A minimum of 2 A-Levels at grade C or above in Mathematics and Physics.
  • and/or
  • Level 3 BTEC extended diploma in an engineering discipline, with merit.
  • and/or
  • Completed an advanced modern apprenticeship in an engineering discipline or equivalent.

Mature students with industrial experience and some post-16 study in a maths related discipline but who lack the above qualifications are encouraged to apply.

As part of the application process, it is likely that applicants will be asked to attend an interview and complete a series of assessments. These assessments will evaluate the candidates ability to complete the programme and will help employers to decide which applicants are the best fit for their company.

Higher Apprenticeship Entry Requirements