LEVEL 6 Applied Professional Engineering Programme Degree Apprenticeship


Duration: 4 years

Location: West Midlands (all sites)

Salary: £24,480

Over the duration of your Apprenticeship, you will get to work on ground-breaking projects, alongside expert minds and become one yourself thanks to your studies at the prestigious University of Warwick, fully funded by JLR. Real-world experience. Academic recognition. Getting the best of both worlds means you’ll jump ahead of your peers. Plus, the theory you learn here throughout your time spent at university which will be typically one week out of six – means you’ll make an ever-greater contribution and have some in-demand skills.



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Product Engineering are responsible for the delivery of everything the customer sees and touches on a vehicle. The teams create and develop engineering solutions from the virtual to the physical environment to deliver world class products, processes and facilities. Working efficiently, our goal is to create high-quality, desirable and technologically advanced products that will shape the future of mobility.

On your journey to becoming an expert in product design and development you will learn to use cutting edge digital engineering toolsets such as CAD and CAE acquiring knowledge of materials and manufacturing processes and gain the ability to solve complex engineering problems. You will be a core member of the team, contributing to the development of new vehicles and processes whilst mentored by industry experts.

Entry requirements

GCSE Maths and English Language at level 5 or higher and in addition 3 additional GCSEs level 5 (C) or above to include one STEM subject or Engineering Vocational qualification level 3/ 90 credits/540 GLH or higher.

In addition A level Maths at grade B or higher and a second A level at grade C or above in Physics; Chemistry; Engineering or Design & Technology.

what you'll need

To be eligible for our APEP degree apprenticeship you will need to demonstrate a passion for engineering and strong motivation for the role. You will also need to meet our academic entry criteria detailed above for each pathway.

In addition to the academic requirements at the assessment stage we will also look for evidence of other qualifications, knowledge, experience or qualities – for example a third A level or other further academic qualifications; a substantial time in employment or voluntary activity; a technical project or hobby or substantial responsibilities as a carer.

* There are a limited number of alternative qualifications that we would deem to be equivalent to our set entry requirements including the International Baccalaureate (IB) and Scottish Highers. If you are studying a BTEC qualification, this needs to be coupled with an A Level. You will need to contact our recruitment team at apprent@jaguarlandrover.com ahead of submitting an application if you do not have A Levels.



Take the degree route, incur no costs. Study with our prestigious education providers and gain real-world experience, and a competitive salary.


Learn and grow from industry-leading experts with your personal and professional development as their focus – together, we achieve great things!


Join a community of Apprentices and early careers hires. From rock-climbing and football to coffee roulettes and a summer ball – there’s lots to enjoy!


Develop the skills, knowledge and practical experience across your four-year programme to unlock your career - your future is what you make of it!

What to expect

Our Apprenticeship programmes offer the perfect blend of personal and professional training and development. We encourage you to think big, showcase creativity and innovation. Learn from industry experts and support networks who are there for you every step of the way. Develop experiences which will provide you with real-life industry insights to support you in the completion of your degree. Excel and you will be offered a substantive role with us.


At JLR we are passionate about our people. We are committed to fostering a more diverse, inclusive and unified culture that is representative of our customers and the society in which we live; a culture where every one of our employees can bring their authentic self to work and feel empowered to reach their full potential.

Find out more about our commitment to Diversity & Inclusion at JLR.

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Please note that we reserve the right to close our programmes earlier than advertised, based on the volume of applications received, so we strongly advise you to apply early.



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