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Anglia Ruskin University

Cambridge | East of England

City Campus Rural

Ucas code: A60

Anglia Ruskin University (ARU) is one of the largest universities in the East of England with campuses in Cambridge, Chelmsford and Peterborough, and students from across the globe. At ARU we’re focused on providing our students with an outstanding educational experience and setting them on the right track towards a successful and fulfilling career. Our expert lecturers possess deep, practical experience in their field and many deliver professionally accredited courses. We’ve been awarded a Teaching Excellent Framework (TEF) Silver award, which reflects the high quality of teaching available at ARU.
Source:Anglia Ruskin Students' Union

How students describe this university

We asked more than 11,000 undergraduates to say how far they would describe their uni as having the following characteristics. We carry out this analysis where we have scores from at least 30 students. You can also see whether these ratings are high, medium or low compared to other universities.

Varied union activities

61%

LOW

Diverse local nightlife

58%

MED

Sporty

56%

LOW

Creative

55%

LOW

Political

50%

MED

Vital stats

Sources: NSS, DLHE & HESA
% of graduates in work or further study 95% MED
Average graduate salary £21k MED
Student satisfaction score 78%

Number of students

24,490

students attended last year

Undergraduate / Postgraduate

80%

of students are undergrads

Full-time / Part-time

12%

of students are part-time

Male / Female

37%

of students are male

Young / Mature

57%

of students aged over 21

UK / Non-UK

12%

of students here are from outside the UK

What students say about this university

434 comments (118 students)
    • Support

      I haven't enquired about any support.

      2018, 1st year, Computer Science

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    • Support

      none, didn't feel i could approach them due to receiving the bursary

      2018, 2nd year, Children's Nursing

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    • Support

      I have not seeked help

      2018, 2nd year, Business Studies Not Elsewhere Classified

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    • Accomodation

      We experienced a lot of difficulties. We got viewings for lots of houses only for the estate agents to call us on the day and...

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      2018, 2nd year, Creative Management

      Accomodation

      We experienced a lot of difficulties. We got viewings for lots of houses only for the estate agents to call us on the day and tell us the house had been taken. In some cases they didn’t even bother to call so we went out of our way to get to these houses for nothing.

      2018, 2nd year, Creative Management

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    • Course

      most lecturers are very enthusiastic about what they are teaching

      2018, 2nd year, English Literature

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    • Support

      it offered me a small bursary but the application i had to fill out for it was so complicated i gave up

      2018, 2nd year, English Literature

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