Graduate Recruitment News

August 19, 2014 19.08.14

Apprentices are “better value for taxpayer”

Apprentices generate £85 for every pound of investment, compared to degree-holders, who generate £57 per...

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August 19, 2014 19.08.14

Over 20,000 gain university places through clearing

This year has seen an 11% increase in the number of students placed at universities through Clearing, meaning that 440...

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August 19, 2014 19.08.14

Young people opt for artisan trades

The Guardian speaks to four young people who have rejected office jobs in favour of artisan and traditional trades...

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August 19, 2014 19.08.14

More students ‘shun university’ in favour of apprenticeships

A rising number of students are opting to apply for apprenticeships with big companies such as PwC and National Grid...

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August 19, 2014 19.08.14

“Better-than-expected” A-level results lead to rise in “trading up”

More students than ever before have opted to “trade up” their university place for a position at the...

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August 19, 2014 19.08.14

Britain will be “one of most highly qualified countries in world” by 2020

Britain is on track to become one of the most highly qualified countries in the world, with half or all working-age...

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August 15, 2014 15.08.14

EY: Apprentices are “not second tier students”

Many young people opt to participate in apprenticeships even after being accepted by universities, according to...

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Latest Events

September 01, 201401.09.14 - 11:00

Engineering Graduate Employment Market – Free Seminar.

We are offering an exclusive free seminar to AGR members on the results and conclusions from a ne...

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September 10, 201410.09.14 - 11:00

AGR FMCG-Retail Sector Focus Group meeting

The next AGR FMCG-Retail Sector Focus Group meeting is on Friday 5th December, 12:30 - 15:30. ...

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September 24, 201424.09.14

AGR Legal Sector Focus Group Meeting

The next AGR legal sector focus group meeting is on Wednesday 24th September, from 13:00 - 17:0...

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