MOD Digital Technology Apprenticeship

The Ministry of Defence is on the look out for technology savvy, problem solving individuals to be part of our Digital Technology Apprenticeship.

The Ministry of Defence (MOD) Digital Technology Apprenticeship is a 2 year scheme that offers individuals the chance to get involved with some exciting and unique projects, including developing the latest tactical communications equipment used on the front line and helping protect our Information Technology (IT) networks from potential threats.

The MOD Digital Technology Apprenticeship is currnently closed for applications.

Qualifications required

Apprenticeship Level Qualifications
Advanced 3 5 GCSE grades 4 to 9 (GCSE C or above)
Higher 4 5 GCSE grades 4 to 9 (GCSE C or above) plus A level grades A* to C

Each apprenticeship has its own qualifying criteria so please check before applying.

Current salary is £17,920.

Working and training

The apprenticeship offers individuals both classroom based and workplace training to gain professional knowledge and real practical experience. We offer Advanced and Higher apprenticeships in the following:

You will work in a specific role doing on the job learning. A training provider will support you with the skills and knowledge necessary to help you gain a real qualification.

The portfolio of MOD business is unique, we acquire and support a huge range of systems, services, software solutions and infrastructure, from the latest tactical communications equipment used on the front line, to a new IT system for MOD personnel. As an apprentice there are some fantastic opportunities to learn and get involved with.


The MOD Digital Technology Apprentices are predominately based in Corsham, Wiltshire, however there are opportunities elsewhere across the UK, in locations such as Andover and Bristol.

Contact details

For further information on the MOD Digital Technology Apprenticeship please email

Published 9 December 2015
Last updated 4 April 2019 + show all updates
  1. Updated the page to reflect the fact that the Digital Technology apprenticeship is now closed to applications.

  2. Added new apprentice roles. Minor changes to text following content review.

  3. Updted with new details as the MOD Information Apprenticeships has now become MOD Digital Technology Apprenticeship.

  4. Updated the guidance now that the apprenticeship closed for applications.

  5. Updated civil service jobs link.

  6. Updated information about opportunities to undertake an MOD Information Apprenticeship.

  7. Updated the contact email address.

  8. Added note: The MOD Information Apprenticeships are currently closed for applications

  9. New information added on available roles.

  10. Added message that the Information apprenticeships are now closed to applications.

  11. Added information about the MOD Information Apprenticeships which is now recruiting.

  12. First published.