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Postgraduate Engineer

Developing innovative solutions to complex technical engineering problems.

Summary of this apprenticeship standard


7 (equivalent to master’s degree)

Typical length
30 months
Current funding band
Up to £27,000 per apprentice.
More information about funding
Entry requirements

Developing innovative solutions to complex technical engineering problems.

What apprentices will learn
  • a combination of general and specialist engineering technologies

  • applying appropriate theoretical and practical methods to the analysis and solution of engineering problems

  • project management

  • how to develop other technical staff

  • industry legislation

  • quality management techniques

  • safe working practices

  • apprentices will achieve a postgraduate diploma in engineering competence

  • before taking their end-point assessment apprentices must have achieved level 2 English and maths (equivalent to GCSEs at grades A* to C)

Professional registration

None specified.

End Point Assessment

There are no end point assessment organisations for this standard yet. There is a monthly application process for organisations interested in delivering end-point assessment. New organisations are added regularly.

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