The Apprentice 2012 is set to start on Wednesday, March 21 at 9PM, it has been confirmed today.
Apprentice boss Lord Alan Sugar made the announcement via Twitter, while also revealing a set of countdown trailers for the upcoming series.
Lord Sugar wrote online: "Ok its now official The Apprentice is back on on 21st March BBC 1 9pm [sic]"
It'll be the first series in almost three years to launch in its usual Spring timeslot, after past series were delayed due to Lord Sugar's involvement in the general election.
Watch The Apprentice 2012 teasers below...