Professional Partnerships

At Winchester we welcome new partnerships and would love to hear from you if you would like to discuss the opportunity to become a partner.


Our programmes are designed to support those wishing to obtain a full bachelor's degree, whilst gaining practical paid experience to enhance their professional profile. We are working with several organisations to ensure our Degree Apprenticeships meet the requirements and expectations for businesses and students.

Our Partners

The National Apprenticeship Service

As part of the Government initiative, the National Apprenticeship Service co-ordinates, supports, funds the delivery of apprenticeships throughout England and Wales. 

You can find out more by visiting the Apprenticeships website.

The Tech Partnership

The Tech Partnership is a network we collaborate with to create the skills necessary for the digital economy.  

Through this partnership with us and other institutions across the UK, their ambition is to deliver the skills necessary for a million jobs by 2025. Working alongside employers, they strive to:

  • Inspiring new and diverse talent into digital careers
  • Raise the quality of digital skills training and education
  • Enable everyone to gain the basic digital skills they require

Chartered Management Institute

CMI (the Chartered Management Institute) is the only chartered professional body in the UK dedicated to promoting the highest standards in management and leadership excellence.

About CMI

CMI is the only organisation awarding Chartered Manager status, the hallmark of any professional manager, and encompasses a membership community more than 120,000 strong.

Dual Accreditation

Your Business Management and Leadership degree is dual accredited by CMI.

This means you will automatically receive a second professional qualification upon successful completion of your programme. By adding this CMI qualification to your University qualification, you’re really on the road to success.

  • You instantly become more employable when you receive a CMI professional qualification that is industry-recognised
  • You will gain access to exclusive CMI networking events.
  • You will have the opportunity to attend lectures from top-level CMI industry-expert members
  • CMI’s qualifications sit on the RQF framework and are recognised by the European Credit Framework
  • CMI qualifications fast-track students into the next stage of training to become Chartered Managers
  • During your studies you will become a CMI Affiliate member, giving you a host of additional benefits to support you development and employability

Management Direct

CMI’s dedicated resource portal, ManagementDirect provides access to a plethora of content available to students to support their studies/academics to enrich
their teaching.

  • Access to circa 3,000 publications, including Harvard Business Review
  • Opportunity to build a portfolio to demonstrate extracurricular training
  • Exclusive CMI research
  • 10,000 World-Wide company profile reports
  • Videos and podcasts
  • Marketing forecast trends

Careers Development Centre

Access CMI’s latest career development portal to support you with the following tools and resources:

  • CV builder and review service
  • Interview practice video modules
  • Job hunting strategy tips
  • Career management and self-development
  • Job personality tests
  • Motivation assessments
  • Advice on career development

Mentoring Service

Tap into CMI’s exclusive network of industry expert mentors. You will gain:

  • A mentor who is best suited to guiding you through the industry/goals you wish to achieve
  • Improved self-confidence and advanced problem-solving skills
  • Professional development
  • Awareness of skills and practice

Curriculum Enrichment

To enhance your students’ experience and make them more employable, the partnership with CMI includes additional elements which will add further value to their learning.

This could include recognising your students’ academic and personal development through Regional Boards Annual Awards.

Curriculum Enrichment for Students

Your CMI dual accreditation enhances your learning experience and improves your employability through additional elements that include the opportunity to be recognised for academic and personal.

Contact us

Programme Leader
Tel: 01962 841515

Discover more, visit the Chartered Management Institute website


CGI is a global business with 68,000 professionals in 40 countries across the Americas, Asia-Pacific and Europe who provide end-to-end IT and business process services that facilitate the ongoing evolution of our clients’ businesses.

We have been working with CGI for over eight years to design and deliver programmes that meet their business needs, including the following CGI- sponsored degrees:

  • BSc (Hons) Digital & Technology Solutions (Business Management)
  • BSc (Hons) Digital & Technology Solutions
  • BSc (Hons) Digital & Technology Solutions (Data Analytics)
  • BSc (Hons) Digital & Technology Solutions (Business Analysis)

Discover more about CGI


Fujitsu provides information technology solutions for businesses including application services, IT consulting, infrastructure services and products.

We have entered into a partnership with the multinational IT solutions company Fujitsu to foster the next generation of digital apprentices.

We offer the following Degree Apprenticeship programmes

  • BSc (Hons) Digital and Technology Solutions
  • BSc (Hons) Digital and Technology Solutions (Business Analysis)
  • BSc (Hons) Digital and Technology Solutions (Business Management)
  • BSc (Hons) Digital and Technology Solutions (Data Analytics)

Learn more about Fujitsu

MarketingScience Unlimited

MarketingSciences Unlimited is one of the most dynamic and innovative mid-sized agencies in market research. Established in 1977 they aim to be the recognised trusted advisor to the world’s favourite brands – delivering clear direction through clever thinking.

MarketingScience offer clients a comprehensive range of research-based solutions and sector expertise in an efficient and profitable manner through innovation and leading-edge solutions.

Their people are key to their success and as a winner of the Times Top 100 best small places to work for a second time, staff recognise that it is a great company to work for.

Together with MarketingScience Unlimited, we are offering the following Degree Apprenticeship programmes:

  • BSc (Hons) Digital and Technology Solutions (Business Management)
  • BSc (Hons) Digital and Technology Solutions (Data Analytics)

Premium Credit

Premium Credit is an insurance premium finance company based in the UK and Ireland.

We have entered into a partnership with Premium Credit to offer the following programmes:

  • BSc (Hons) Digital and Technology Solutions
  • BSc (Hons) Digital and Technology Solutions (Business Analysis)
  • BSc (Hons) Digital and Technology Solutions (Business Management)
  • BSc (Hons) Digital and Technology Solutions (Data Analytics)

Learn more about Premium Credit


Quicksilva is an independent UK-based supplier of systems integration and messaging services.

From its creation in 1999 Quicksilva has been associated with prestigious projects both in the public and private sector, with the main focus on health and social care.

We are in partnership with Quicksilva to offers the following Degree Apprenticeship programme:

  • BSc (Hons) Digital and Technology Solutions


The Tekever Group develops innovative technologies for the Enterprise, Aerospace, Defense and Security Markets.
Tekever currently has subsidiaries in Europe, Asia, South and North America focused on developing innovative technology, creating and distributing products, supporting partners and servicing customers around the world.

We have  entered into a partnership with Tekever to offer the following Degree Apprenticeship programmes:

  • BSc (Hons) Digital and Technology Solutions
  • BSc (Hons) Digital and Technology Solutions (Business Analysis)
  • BSc (Hons) Digital and Technology Solutions (Business Management)
  • BSc (Hons) Digital and Technology Solutions (Data Analytics)

Discover more about Tekever

Transactor Global Solution Limited

Transactor is the platform of choice for a variety of insurance brokers worldwide. Their full-cycle policy administration solution is capable of supporting any line of business, B2B and B2C.

TGSL has a wealth of experience working with large and small insurance companies. Transactor insurance software enables our clients to penetrate new markets, develop new insurance e-business strategies, and increase their productivity and efficiency.

We have a partnership with Transactor to offer the following Degree Apprenticeship programme.

  • BSc (Hons) Digital and Technology Solutions

Learn more about Transactor

For More Information

Contact: Stella McKnight Director for Employer Partnerships

Tel: 44 (0)1962 826478