Tech Industry Gold programmes deliver exceptional employment, academic and diversity outcomes.


Full time Tech Industry Gold Degrees

There are over 1,700 undergraduates on full time Tech Industry Gold degrees in 20 universities.

From these accredited degrees:

There is no known unemployment, compared to computing overall having the highest rate of unemployment of all subjects six months after graduation

Consistently over 80% of graduates gain 1sts or 2:1s – 82% in 2017 – compared to 52% for computing degrees overall

There is double the proportion of females compared to computing degrees overall


Tech Industry Gold Degree Apprenticeships

There are over 1,500 degree apprentices on Tech Industry Gold degree apprenticeships, employed by more than 80 companies; 27 universities offer accredited degree apprenticeships.

The first cohort of 23 degree apprentices graduated in 2017 with 96% achieving 1sts / 2:1s. This compares to 52% for all full time computing degrees overall.

The proportion of females on Tech Industry Gold degree apprenticeships is 21%, higher than full time computing degrees overall (16%) and the digital workforce overall (17%) .