The programme:  The National Audit Office offer a 5 year ACA School Leaver Scheme leading to qualification as a Chartered Accountant (Institute of Chartered Accountants in England and Wales).you can go straight into the world of work and earn a good salary whilst studying towards a professional qualification. What’s more you could gain your professional qualification faster than your peers who go to university and will emerge debt free.

Entry requirements:At least 300 UCAS points from A Levels or equivalent and that you can make the long term commitment to study for a professional qualification

Website: http://www.nao.org.uk/school-leavers/