Policy paper

T Level action plan

Progress on the rollout of T Levels and actions being taken to scale up the programme.

Applies to England


T Level action plan: 2023 to 2024


The 2023 to 2024 T Level action plan includes information on:

  • how we are supporting:
    • progression to and from T Levels
    • retention on T Levels
    • providers to deliver
  • the progress of:
    • T Level rollout and next steps
    • T Level foundation year rollout and next steps
    • employer engagement and industry placements, and next steps

The analytical annex contains data on student entrants, characteristics and retention quoted in the T Level action plan. It also provides further transparency information.

The technical education learner survey report is available. This provides early insight into the destinations of the first cohort of T Level students.

The T Level action plan 2022 to 2023 is available for reference at the national archives. Older versions of the action plan, up to 2017, are also available.

Further information about T Levels and next steps for providers is available.

Students wishing to discuss any of the points raised in the 2023 to 2024 T Level action plan should contact their school, college, or T Level provider.

Updates to this page

Published 11 October 2017
Last updated 25 April 2024 + show all updates
  1. Added 'T Level action plan: 2023 to 2024' and 'T Level action plan: analytical annex' documents. Updated the page with information about the 2023 to 2024 T Level action plan, including a link to the technical education learner survey report.

  2. Uploaded T Level action plan 2022 to 2023.

  3. We have published the T Level Action Plan for 2021.

  4. We have published the T Level Action Plan 2020.

  5. Amended a sentence on page 17 of the 2019 action plan. This is to clarify that providers successful for 2022 T Level delivery will be able to offer T Levels introduced in 2020 and 2021, as well as those introduced in 2022.

  6. Added the T Level action plan for 2019.

  7. Added a T Level action plan policy update covering T Level grading and certification and the UCAS tariff for T Levels.

  8. Added a link to the industry placements policy framework.

  9. Updated table on page 10 of the T Level action plan 2018.

  10. Added the 2018 action plan.

  11. First published.

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