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THE UNIVERSITY OF BIRMINGHAM

Employer reviews

Good (162 reviews)

Employer review details
Statement Percentage of employers that selected this as a "strength" Percentage of employers that selected this as "needs improvement" Total number of employers that selected this statement
Communication with employers 60% 40% 122
Reporting on progress of apprentices 20% 80% 80
Getting new apprentices started 69% 31% 72
Working with small numbers of apprentices 92% 8% 60
Improving apprentice skills 96% 4% 47
Initial assessment of apprentices 70% 30% 44
Providing the right training at the right time 94% 6% 35
Training facilities 88% 12% 33
Adapting to my needs 75% 25% 28

Apprentice reviews

Good (27 reviews)

Apprentice review details
Communication
Statement Percentage of apprentices that agreed with this statement Percentage of apprentices that disagreed with this statement
Communicating clearly with you 74% 26%
Ensuring you understand the requirements of your end-point assessment 74% 26%
Organisation
Statement Percentage of apprentices that agreed with this statement Percentage of apprentices that disagreed with this statement
Organising well-structured training 81% 19%
Providing accessible training resources 89% 11%
Balancing online learning with classroom-based training to suit your apprenticeship 85% 15%
Taking into account your previous learning 81% 19%
Giving you relevant training that helps you perform your job better 89% 11%
Providing Off The Job training that takes up at least 20% of your total apprenticeship time 78% 22%
Support
Statement Percentage of apprentices that agreed with this statement Percentage of apprentices that disagreed with this statement
Helping you learn new skills and develop existing ones 96% 4%
Supporting you and your apprenticeship 74% 26%
Resolving any issues you have 81% 19%
Preparing you for success in your future career 85% 15%

Provider overview

Birmingham has been challenging and developing great minds for more than a century, with a tradition of innovation and research. Dedicated to learning and working with partners to take on the big questions, find and implement solutions and make a difference.

The University offers a broad portfolio of programmes to its student population of nearly 30,000, training experts in the social sciences, arts and humanities as well as engineering, technology and medicine. Our main campus is located in Edgbaston, only three miles from the heart of Birmingham.

Our apprentices and graduates are a major part of the intellectual capital we develop for our region, our nation and the world.

Apprenticeship training course

Operations or departmental manager (level 5)

61% achievement rate (out of 170 apprentices)

55% national achievement rate

Explain achievement rate
The percentage of apprentices who successfully achieved their apprenticeship when trained by this provider on a course in this subject area. This rate uses data from the 2022 to 2023 academic year.

Apprenticeship location

Canterbury, Kent Remove location

THE UNIVERSITY OF BIRMINGHAM’s training options

Head office 152.5 miles away

Edgbaston, Birmingham, B15 2TT

  • available At apprentice’s workplace
  • not available Day release
  • not available Block release

Contact this provider about this course

Telephone
01214143693
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