ARU in Cambridge, Chelmsford and Peterborough

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Get to know us better. Undergraduate and postgraduate Open Days are the perfect opportunity to come and explore what life is like at ARU.

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Clearing 2023

There's still time to apply through Clearing and start your undergraduate course in September 2023. Find your course and apply today – we're here to help you through the process.

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Masters degrees

Study a Masters at ARU and take your career to the next level.

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Research programmes

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ARU shortlisted for University of the Year prize

Times Higher Education awards recognise exceptional performance.

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ARU Peterborough wins higher education award

City's new university is recognised for its collaboration with local partners.

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Illustration graduate scoops major prize

Children's book illustrator named most promising and exciting newcomer.

Read about Mariajo's success
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Research at ARU

With three research themes – exploring sustainability and social justice; health and wellbeing; and rights, equality and inclusion – we're making a positive difference to the societies we live in.

Health, Performance and Wellbeing Safe and Inclusive Communities Sustainable Futures

World-leading research

We've been shortlisted for the Times Higher Education University of the Year award – with our best-ever REF results and receipt of The Queen's Anniversary Prize recognised by the judges.

Research Excellence Framework 2021 The Queen's Anniversary Prize for music therapy research


Undergraduate Open Day

7 October
Cambridge, Chelmsford and Peterborough

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Chelmsford Science Festival

18-24 October

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Furry Feelings

26 September

Come to Dr Jenna Kiddie's animal behaviour talk
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