The British Army - one of the most respected military organisations in the world. And who are the brains behind the whole operation? The truth is, it's every soldier and officer who makes up its ranks. We believe your education is fundamental to making the Army the best it can be, so we take your learning and development very seriously. From university degrees, to trade skills, to the financial incentives which help you get there, you'll find Army education integral to your career, and the doorway to achieving things in life you never thought possible.
You're not quite old enough to join the Army yet, but there are lots of ways you can find out more about the Army, if the idea interests you.
Are you 16-18 years old?
The Army has a number of schemes that offer you further education with a difference.
At university or going soon?
The Army needs officers and soldiers who are professionally qualified. So we offer a number of schemes to help you complete your studies and training before you join the Army.
Take a look and see what the Army can offer you, whether it's a long and fruitful career as an officer or soldier in the Army, or an invaluable stepping stone to a career in the business world.
Becoming an Army officer will give you the skills and experience you need to be a leader now and in the future. Find out more about the benefits of a career as an Army officer.
Grants and financial sponsorship
If you’re in education now or have already got your qualifications, the Army offers a wide range of financial incentives to support you while you study.
The Army actively encourages lifelong learning as we need our officers and soldiers to continually develop their skills. Find out more about the qualifications you could gain with the Army.
The Army has the largest apprentice programme in the country. You can complete an apprenticeship while you train for your chosen military role, and receive a full Army salary.